Follow Up Article

Value add chart
Value add chart

I thought this article┬áregarding the value of many jobs was one of the most interesting I’ve posted. Today I posted an interesting follow up.

http://theweek.com/article/index/252736/does-your-job-create-real-value

It would seem the owners of assets are sitting on the beach collecting checks as the Return on Labor continues to decline.

 

Funny
Funny

Costs! I’m no Noble Prize winning economist but doesn’t lowering costs makes the insurance more affordable? This seems to have been lost somewhere in the health care debate. Btw if your looking for a job, medical device sales at 95k base + commission sounds better then most Wall Street jobs! Certainly sales trading!!

http://readersupportednews.org/opinion2/272-39/16241-time-why-medical-bills-are-killing-us

Let’s hear it for the….politician?

He's mad? How about the private sector employee at Enron?
He’s mad? How about the private sector employee at Enron?

I might be going out on a limb but I think a politician pitching real deal solutions rather than platitudes and sugar coated bullshit you normally hear would do very well in next elections. Here’s a story of a Rhode Island politician tackling pension reform and going up against some stiff competition and winning.

http://m.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/how-the-rhode-island-treasurer-slayed-her-state-pension-dragon/article15225383/?service=mobile