The Youth Unemployment Rate in the US started creeping back up in early 2014, going from 14.2% in January 2014 to 14.4% in February, according to data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. Youth Unemployment is as a rule higher than adult unemploym ...

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"Three Minutes Across the Counter" is a new feature on Patch in which we chat with local business owners. If you would like to be featured, email adina@patch.com with the name of your business. Today we chat with Thomas Cerna, owner of Youthire.com. ...

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When Thomas Cerna and his wife were going on a one-week vacation last summer, they found themselves in a dilemma. Their plants had to be watered, and the girl they usually hired to do the job was also going away that week. After his plants didn&rsquo ...

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Youthire attempts to link local youth to their neighborhood, and is a community-based website that allows individuals to join, post a job, or to register as a job provider. The website encapsulates neighborhoods into units that can further foster car ...

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New Website Helps LI Youths Find Summer Jobs
(1010 WINS News, 6/24/14)

New Website Helps L.I. Youths Find Summer Jobs North Shore businessman Thomas Cerna came up with the idea for Youthire.com last summer when he needed someone to water his plants ...

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A Job Board as Young as it Feels
(Long Island Business News, 4/3/14)

A job board as young as it feels By DAN O’REGAN Before leaving for a summer vacation, Thomas Cerna found himself with nobody to water his plants while he was away. That got him thinking: W ...

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