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Midsummer Musings on Next Gen Careers

Original post made by Tom Cushing, Danville, on Aug 19, 2013

We’re back from a summer respite in the mountains, where the tribulations of Egyptian democracy, American democracy and (gasp!) ARod’s plunking seemed temporarily far away, indeed.

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Posted by spcwt
a resident of Danville
on Aug 21, 2013 at 1:21 pm

If your daughters don’t want to get divorced, tell them to become an agricultural engineer, or marry one. They have the lowest divorce rate of any profession. Web Link

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Posted by Commenter
a resident of Danville
on Aug 25, 2013 at 3:51 pm

Very Interesting!

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Posted by Tom Cushing
a resident of Alamo
on Sep 3, 2013 at 10:23 am

Here's another take on the jobs future, from a Prof at Gedorge Mason U. Not a particularly insightful tome, but some of the Comments are worth it. Web Link

I love this one: "From the article: 'We’ll need a new name for the group of people who have the incomes of the lower middle class and the cultural habits of the wealthy or upper middle class.'" We already have that name: they are called 'faculty.'"