…s never really recovered from the financial crisis of 2009, I belong to this group so I can relate. We who bore the brunt of the financial crisis, dealt with a tough job market and wage stagnation, didn’t meet career expectations which basically makes it more difficult for us to save.
…is a bad way for Silicon Valley companies to operate. As I wrote in July 2012, under Steve Ballmer, stack ranking rewarded employees who spent their time telling managers what great work they were doing and punished those who thought they could let their work speak for themselves.
In my 15 years of study, I’ve seen the birth and wide adoption of the cell phone. Hence, I’ve seen a race of creatures birthed who zombie walk while their faces are smashed into their cell phone screen. That screen holds their gaze and blocks out all input from the rest of the world.
…hholding a whole government from a society — until it caves in to the authoritarian-fascist agenda. Ah, but one might as well not have a government then. You see what the abuser has done? He has created a dilemma: damned if you do, damned if you don’t.