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The Jobs You're Most Likely to Inherit From Your Mother and Father
I didn't become a doctor, or go into data analysis. But my father loved technology, and the exposure I got to their worlds certainly influenced me and gave me options.
parents  jobs 
november 2017 by andrewducker
Amazon now has more than 100,000 robots.
The claims about not losing jobs are...fairly unbelievable. I strongly suspect that at the least they aren't hiring as many temporary workers, or replacing people who leave through normal turnover.
amazon  robots  jobs 
september 2017 by andrewducker
To Understand Rising Inequality, Consider the Janitors at Two Top Companies, Then and Now
tl;dr - outsourcing puts a cap on people's movement, as you have to go from one organisation to another, rather than being able to rise through the ranks.

It's a "divide and conquer" move, which makes it possible to crush the people at the bottom, because they aren't part of the same "us" as the people further up the economic chain.
economics  jobs  work  inequality 
september 2017 by andrewducker
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