Aaron Gouveia has worked as the Content Manager of Salary.com since 2011. Prior to that, he was an award-winning journalist at several prominent New England newspapers. Read more...
Before anyone starts tallying January job-hunters, the obvious question is how many of them are fed up with their current jobs and why.
Even though the national unemployment rate is hovering just below 9 percent, a large percentage of people we surveyed are dissatisfied in their current positions.
Almost half of everyone we surveyed---43 percent of people---said they are not happy in their current jobs.