jump to last post 1-5 of 5 discussions (6 posts)

Last decade first without any job growth

  1. livelonger profile image90
    livelongerposted 6 years ago

    Sobering graph (WaPo article):


  2. wrenfrost56 profile image82
    wrenfrost56posted 6 years ago

    Harsh, I think everyones felt it to some degree. Lets hope the next improves some what. smile

  3. MikeNV profile image73
    MikeNVposted 6 years ago

    Growth of any kind is not infinitely sustainable.

    There has been little attempt to manage limited resources over the past century.

    So the fact that we are no longer growing should be a clear indicator that it is time to re evaluate the system and find ways to manage our resources.

    Our system of capitalism is based on continued consumption. Time to rethink what we as humans are doing.

    1. wrenfrost56 profile image82
      wrenfrost56posted 6 years ago in reply to this

      Thats a good point, although I don't see the system changing any time soon. sad

  4. William R. Wilson profile image60
    William R. Wilsonposted 6 years ago

    Nice chart.  I like this one:


    That's from October, which is, I think, the same month that job losses finally stopped plummeting.

  5. wesleyacarter profile image59
    wesleyacarterposted 6 years ago

    corporate interest.

    a CEO would call it the effects of Lean Management.