Category Archives: Forum

White House job forum final report

The White House has released its final report and follow-up from the original jobs forum it held on 3 Dec 2009 with various economic experts. Note that this does not cover input from the community job forums (in which participated). That will be reported in “the coming weeks.” The White House link above also […]

Department of Labor resources

Here are some useful employment resources from the US Dept. of Labor: – exploring careers and other employment assistance Job Tool Challenge – community-submitted tools for job seekers was not submitted in time to be included in the challenge, though it may still eventually be listed. Here’s some info about the challenge, from […]

Responses sent to White House

OK, I’ve officially submitted responses to the questions on the White House’s community jobs forum website. My response was fairly minimal, answering only the questions about “jobs of the future” and “other issues and ideas,” with plenty of links to postings here at Here’s the auto-response they provided after submitting: Thank you for sharing […]

Diagnosis from Irwin Kellner

Irwin Kellner, the chief economist at, provides some critiques on the Obama administration’s actions with respect to job creation. Dr. Kellner has been in the business for some time, so his advice could be well worth listening to. He wrote an article six years ago on how to create new jobs that is still […]

Jobs forum questions posted here

The Obama administration’s jobs forum discussion questions have been posted here. Head on over and provide any feedback as comments on that page, to be forwarded to the Whitehouse by 7 Jan 2010.

Community forum materials has been registered as a jobs forum with, soliciting your feedback wherever you are and whenever you have something to contribute. If you can’t make it to any of the many physical forums being held around the country, feel free to use this website as your sounding board! The forum discussion questions have been […]