By Trevor Aug 26, 2011
  • Thousands attended a job fair and filled out employment forms with potential companies
  • Goal is to lower the high unemployment rate with the black community in south florida
  • The congressional black caucus organized the event with 120 companies with 3000 job openings
    • Employers stated though that many individuals were over qualified or did not have enough experience
  • National unemployment rate is 9%, Florida's rate is just under 11%
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Miami Job Fair Offers Hope, but No Guarantees