Five years later, we check back with pipe organ builder Bradley Gawthrop about what's it's like trying to get insurance when you're self-employed or unemployed.
Employers are looking for help, but a lot of people have jobs. That means stores will need to start looking at workers they may have ignored.
If the economy were to keep adding 287,000 jobs, month after month, most of those who have dropped out of the workforce would likely come back.
France's President wants to lower unemployment by reducing worker protections.