The Cult of Politics and Business

Nov 02, 2018

When things become dire, it’s tempting to look for cults to provide the solution in politics, just like in business. The Daily Devil's Dictionary explains. Secular Western society has demonstrated its ingenuity by producing new types of cults that have little to do with religious belief. The...

The Future of Factory Workers

Aug 27, 2017

Who’s Going to Save American Jobs?

Mar 11, 2017

Tackling unemployment and the “skills gap” needs to happen at the corporate, state and local levels. In a speech announcing his candidacy in June 2015, Donald Trump stated: “I will be the greatest jobs president that God ever created.” He repeated this promise in various ways throughout...

Will New Technology Mean Fewer Jobs?

Feb 25, 2016

The information revolution requires a new social contract between the state, firms and workers. In his final State of the Union address, US President Barack Obama spoke of an America being buffeted by rapid technological change. His message was clear: The world is changing fast and the US...

Why Can’t College Graduates Find Jobs?

Feb 12, 2016

Experts from Google, EY and other organizations explore the disconnect between academia and employers. Every year, approximately 5,300 colleges and universities in the United States busily churn out thousands of graduates. And American higher education remains a sought-after commodity worldwide,...