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[buzzsprout episode='12622725' player='true'] Key topics: ✔️ ICYMI news, 4/10 - 4/14. ✔️Bankers and fat cats made huge profits in Q1, which should surprise no one. ✔️Retailers and fast food are having layoffs and turning to automation but supposedly: 3.5% unemployment rate and hey, if you're hurting for a job,...

Image by Jill Wellington from Pixabay "Oh, don't sorrow, no, don't weep / For tonight, at last, I am coming home. / I am coming home." - "A Sort of Homecoming," U2 The dark half of the year is my favorite time. Daylight at 9:30pm? Uh, no thanks. That feels...

[buzzsprout episode='12615879' player='true'] Subtitled: Listen to it at your own risk. Key topics: ✔️ This one person quit over RTO and you can, too! *said in the manner of "Champagne wishes & caviar dreams" on the old Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous.* ✔️It's not 2021 anymore. The FOMO &...

Image by Jana Schneider from Pixabay   Teldar Paper was a fictional company in Wall Street that Gordon Gekko wanted to take over. At the annual stockholders meeting, we hear the iconic line about how good greed is. As you listen to the entire speech, however, it becomes clearer - to...

-https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/theres-one-job-every-two-applicants-right-now-other-world-borden/ Notice how disposable these media narratives are? When the message no longer conveys the "right" story to the peons, it goes in the trash fast. Remember this? -https://www.linkedin.com/news/story/open-jobs-made-surprise-jump-in-july-5982778/ You should - we heard it parroted CONSTANTLY 0n every outlet you can think of (except mine). TWO LEGIT OPEN...

https://www.cnbc.com/2023/04/07/federal-reserve-fed-inflation-jobs-report-unemployment.html 😆 You have to laugh rather than cry. What a joke. After months and months of "labor shortage, caw caw. 🦜 No one wants to work anymore! Whole generations are lazy" and so on, now we get this? Too much employment? Who can even keep track of...

[buzzsprout episode='12560867' player='true'] Key topics: ✔️ ICYMI news, 4/3 - 4/7. ✔️You are digits on a screen to Corpo America and by their own admission, they are looking for a "pretty quick payback." ✔️Wages and open jobs are cooling off yet we still have no "official" proclamation of a...

Image by Amy from Pixabay Cynical dog/wolf is cynical. I mean . . . what did you expect? The triumph of John & Jane Q. Public over the giant corporate crony capitalist beast? 😆 As Scrooge said, "I'll retire to Bedlam." "Earlier this year, Kelly decided to leave New York City...

[buzzsprout episode='12532379' player='true'] Subtitled: "Elite Immunity" and the Abandonment of the Working Class I recently watched "The Rise of the Global Super-Rich and the Fall of Everyone Else" on ENDEVR's YT channel. In this episode, I will discuss that documentary as well as Glenn Greenwald's book With Liberty and...

-https://www.businessinsider.com/remote-workers-want-work-from-home-benefits-arent-happy-jobs-2023-4   "Joe is based in the United Kingdom, but his story is reflective of the question many Americans who work remotely are wrestling with: Is it worth staying at a job I don't love to keep the perks of remote work?" -Business Insider, Ibid. 🔮 Prediction alert:...