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Job hunters: Just how hard is it to find work these days?

The Globe and Mail

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We've all heard the stories of educated, hard-working Canadians who just can't get a break in a tough economy. Last year, a letter from a frustrated 29-year-old who could not find a long-term job with benefits struck a chord with readers, who shared his story widely and, in some cases, even offered to help him out. Nearly a year later, however, he is still looking.

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The Globe and Mail would like to know more about the difficulties Canadians face finding work. If you are actively looking for work or have recently found a job, we'd like to hear from you. Please fill out the survey below. We'll use your responses in our coverage of the Canadian jobs market.

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