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Where the jobs are now

The straight dope on careers in health care, finance and insurance, customer service, and computers and information technology.

IF YOU HEED THE LATEST REPORT from the Boston Redevelopment Authority, the city has emerged largely victorious from the recession, with an unemployment rate down to 5 percent even as the rest of the country still languishes near 8 percent. For Lynne Sarikas, executive director of the MBA Career Center at Northeastern’s D’Amore-McKim School of Business, the recovery can be judged by a different criterion: whether employers are calling to recruit her newly minted graduates. 

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