Why Tech Professionals Now Share A Fate With The Working Class

Source: Tamara Draut, Fast Company, March 30, 2016

What happened to manufacturing jobs a generation ago is now being repeated in the knowledge economy. … Companies are now sending many so-called “skilled” positions offshore, including once high-paying jobs in the financial and tech sectors. The transfer to cheaper sources of once-safe occupations is just one of the ways work has become less secure for many people in the middle class…..