By vivekwadhwa on 16 Oct 2011
The ugly reality of engineering — one that no one wants to admit — is that it is an up-or-out profession. If a 40-year-old engineer is doing the same job that can be done by an entry-level worker, he or she is headed toward unemployment. This is the case in the most fast-moving fields of engineering, with the software industry being particularly brutal.
By vivekwadhwa on 13 Oct 2011
Bailouts for banks. Subsidies for chosen industries. Tax breaks for the rich.