Ashley Williams is a reporter with Youth Radio.

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Features by Ashley Williams

Jobstacles: For teens, soft skills are hard skills

Teen unemployment is at 24.4 percent, three times the national average. With opportunities so scarce, young jobseekers need to think about all the little things that could hurt their chances.
Posted In: Youth Radio, Unemployment, teenagers

Jobstacles: Is it possible to have too many jobs?

As teenagers head out in search of summer jobs in a tough market, Youth Radio explores whether any job is a good job.
Posted In: Jobstacles, Youth Radio, youth employment, Unemployment

Young, with a juvenile record, and looking for work

More cities and states consider laws that would "ban the box" that job applicants check if they've been convicted of a crime.
Posted In: Jobs, ban the box
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