Tag: off-shoring

The Return to Program Hiring

 seasoned_geek  December 2, 2015

If you live long enough, everything comes around again. Well, hopefully not leisure suits, but it appears some things from the 70s are making a comeback. In this case it is mass hiring of tech workers from college. During the…

You Probably Cannot Access Your ATM Today

 seasoned_geek  July 31, 2012

I bet you cannot even get through to many call centers. How many Fortune 50 companies have come to a screeching halt today because they decided it was “cheaper” to off-shore their data center to a land of zero background…

You Are to Be Fully Trained for a Job That Doesn’t Exist

 seasoned_geek  May 28, 2011

President Obama’s Council of Economic Advisors issued a report on the future of the U.S. job market which stated: “Well-trained and highly-skilled workers will be best positioned to secure high-wage jobs, thereby fueling American prosperity.” What they failed to state…

Backshoring is Now Officially a Megatrend

 seasoned_geek  May 28, 2011

It was an inevitable outcome for a failed policy. The criminal fraud which has occurred with wanton abandonment over off-shoring had to end with Bernie Madoff style arrests and thousands of companies quickly trying to tidy up their books before…

You’re Only an Ass Until You Are Proven Right

 seasoned_geek  May 28, 2011

Quite a few months ago I started writing my first novel, “Infinite Exposure”. The first 18 chapters are available for free in PDF format here: http://www.bookhabit.com/book/1452/Infinite-Exposure I hadn’t really thought about writing a novel prior to writing this one. Yes,…