Job seekers line up for Monster event
The turnout at the event, the 12th stop on the nationwide tour, well exceeded the average for other cities.Posted — Updated
“I know what it feels like to be out of work, feeling like you're not wanted out there and you have a family that's looking for you for support,” he said.
The turnout at the event, the 12th stop on the nationwide tour, well exceeded the average for other cities. In Chicago, about 650 people showed up for 500 positions; in Cincinnati, 660 came out for 300 jobs. In Raleigh, 1,700 people were vying for just 485 openings from 29 companies.
Dorothy Hager was leaving the event without reeling in the big one. “This is the second job fair I've been to in a week and I left feeling the same thing,” she said.
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