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Timing is everything

A recent chronicling of the class of 2008 found that “Timing is everything”.  If you were unlucky enough to graduate in the class of 2008 you are most likely worse off economically than the classes that came before you and the classes that came after.  460 more words

The Economy

President Barack Obama plan to boost technical jobs with higher wedges

WASHINGTON — Facing stubbornly stagnant wages, President Barack Obama has obtained commitments from more than 300 employers as well as local governments in 20 regions of the country to train and hire high technology workers in an effort to drive up higher-income employment. 255 more words

WASHINGTON

Walmart pledges $100 million to boost jobs

One week after announcing plans to increase the pay of low-wage workers to at least $9 an hour, Walmart is delivering more good news on the job front: The company will donate $16 million to seven non-profit groups focused on helping entry-level U.S. 441 more words

Leadership

5 white-collar jobs robots already have taken

For years now, some researchers have been anticipating that robots would take away jobs from humans. In the UK, Deloitte and the University of Oxford predicted that 10 million unskilled jobs could be taken over by robots. 362 more words

Tech

February Already?!?

I want to thank Yvette over at Priorhouse Blog for the awesome billboard image she made just for me <3

I can’t believe it is already February! 642 more words

Opinion

The REAL decline of the American Middle Class

Income disparity, wealth inequality, and the 1% are all buzzwords that are thrown about with increased frequency in today’s news media.  People naturally compare themselves to others and our media is reminding the average American where they stand compared to the guy above them on a daily basis.   567 more words

The Economy

SBA says: Small Businesses Create 2 Million Jobs

From an early January post from SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet: “Last week’s jobs report offered more evidence that our economy is gathering a head of steam as we ring in the New Year. 47 more words

Norris Lozano