GuilfordWorks Executive Director appeared in a second segment on MSNBC, to speak about the issues surrounding unemployed and underemployed, as unemployment benefits draw to a close.
Speaking from the perspective of the unemployed worker, Chris Rivera, Executive Director of GuilfordWorks stated:
“…now the anxiety is, that if (unemployment benefits) is pulled away, how am I going to sustain that if I cannot get back into employment.”
Unemployed and underemployed are facing a crisis as unemployment benefits come to an end. GuilfordWorks, through our NCWorks Career Centers and other resources provides valuable resources for job seekers, including job search, career training, and other career services.