"The education system turns out large numbers of graduates who will not find work in the jobs for which they trained; more people will lose work to those in other countries who work for less; still others will find that as they age, their experience matters ever less. These are the spectres of uselessness today - images not of people confronting a broken economic machine, but of their own irrelevance in a system that works efficiently, and profitably."Via Mark Lloyd.
Tuesday, August 01, 2006
Prepare for Uselessness
A fairly gloomy article about coming changes in work, focusing on skill obsolescence and aging: Out with the old. A quote: