Yoda: 40% US Workers Not Fully Employed — in Contingent Jobs

yoda with light saberBe worried.

Shocker: 40% of Workers Now Have ‘Contingent’ Jobs, Says U.S. Government

Tucked away in the pages of a new report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office is a startling statistic: 40.4% of the U.S. workforce is now made up of contingent workers—that is, people who don’t have what we traditionally consider secure job.

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Sep 12

Sepp Hasslberger: Universal Basic Income Changes Nature of Work for the Bettter

Sepp Hasslberger

Sepp Hasslberger

A universal basic income would certainly be a step in the right direction … it would free immense creativity that today is absorbed in doing jobs that, when you really look at it, make little sense.

Universal basic income wouldn’t make people lazy–it would change the nature of work

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Aug 31

Eagle: 37% of Millennials Unemployed or Underemployed for Past Eight Years….

300 Million Talons...

300 Million Talons…

The infographic is worthy of close study.

Mapping Millennials: Over-Educated, Under-Employed, Debt-Ridden, & “Looking To Make A Difference” In The World

  • 48% of those with college degrees are in jobs not requiring a college degree.
  • 37% 18-29 year old have been underemployed or out of work during the recession
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Aug 13