Monday, May 16, 2005

Careers - 50 And Fired: Are You At Risk?

Careers - 50 And Fired: Are You At Risk? - FORTUNE: "50 and Fired
Getting fired during your peak earning years has always been scary. You’d scramble for a few months, but you’d find something. Today it’s different. Get fired and you can scramble for years—and still find nothing. Welcome to the cold new world of the prematurely, involuntarily retired."

Not a great future perspective. It seems fascinating how people in the U.S. keep trying to look at the bright side of such economic shifts the their profound impact on people's lifes. Contrast that with the current debate in Germany about the results of globalization and capitalism.

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