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Like commuters peering anxiously down the tracks, millions of unemployed Americans are waiting for the great job express. But the expected surge of hiring is nowhere in sight, even though business profits are up, output is growing, and the economy is recovering. Help-wanted ads are still scarce, and private job growth is plodding along at a measly 75,000 per month--with many of these temporary or part-time positions.

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