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The nation added a better-than-expected 850,000 jobs in June, though the overall unemployment rate edged up slightly to 5.9%. I joined CBS This Morning: Saturday to talk about the jobs numbers and the ongoing economic recovery. Mark and I also chatted about the heightened importance of having a proper work-life balance.
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