Is Your Job Robot-Proof?

By Ayesha Khanna

Forbes – Back in 2004, America’s leading humor magazine the Onion ran a story titled “American Robot’s Job Outsourced to Overseas Robot.” The lawnmower assembling 11-year old robot named QT2D-7 bitterly complained of not receiving any notice or severance. For about a decade, outsourcing has been the Democratic Party’s hatchet to attack free-trade Republicans. In the 2004 presidential election, then candidate John Edwards blamed outsourcing to India for the inequality of “two Americas.” In the present election, the Obama administration has just unleashed a $25 million ad campaign to make voters “think of call centers in India every time you hear Mr. Romney’s name.” By now it’s a well-worn axe….>>Read More<<

Source and Photo: Forbes, June 7th, 2012
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