According to the unemployment information offered by The Tennessean
, the rate of unemployment (joblessness) in the Nashville metro area was 8.1% for the month of December.
This is definitely not the worst rate of unemployment there is out there, but it is certainly not a welcome sight to the many who may be looking for work.
If you are currently looking for a job, keep your head up and a positive attitude. It will really do wonders for for both your professional opportunities as well as your own personal well being.