Video: What Workers Need to Do to Get Ahead

Rick Newman discusses the challenging job market and the difficulties many workers face

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C-SPAN recently invited me on its Washington Journal program to discuss the weak job market and the challenges faced by unemployed workers. Several viewers called in to describe their own difficulties finding a meaningful job that pays the bills, which generated a lively conversation about what constitutes "fair pay" and what Americans need to do to get ahead these days. Here's the clip:

Rick Newman is the author of Rebounders: How Winners Pivot From Setback To Success. Follow him on Twitter: @rickjnewman.