Apparently, the US Department of Labor came out with a very interesting and controversial data point recently -
The average job seeker spends 18 minutes a day looking for a job.
And that data point has created an uproar online about the ignorant people who are dumb enough to think that 18 minutes a day is a sufficient and/or appropriate amount of time to find a job.
So, with visions of my hard-earned tax dollars helping some lazy bums take paid vacations at my expense, I decided to look into it. (more…)