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Job Search Consulting Services ‘Overpriced’ and ‘Non-refundable’

Job Search Consulting Services ‘Overpriced’ and ‘Non-refundable’

SEOUL, Jan. 25 (Korea Bizwire) —  A number of job search consulting services in South Korea have been found to be ‘overpriced’, and few issue refunds for their services. Job search consulting services have gained popularity among job seekers recently amid an employment crisis, but complaints are growing, according to the Korea Consumer Agency. Between [...]

Young Jobseekers Fret as Youth Unemployment Rate Soars

Young Jobseekers Fret as Youth Unemployment Rate Soars

SEOUL, Feb. 13 (Korea Bizwire) – Korea’s youth unemployment rate is skyrocketing to unprecedented levels, and the unemployment rate for workers between the ages of 15 to 24 has surpassed that of the U.S. for the first time in 16 years. Even amidst the global economic recession, youth unemployment in most advanced countries has partially [...]