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Technology & The American Worker #1 – Introduction

  Job security in America is becoming more and more elusive every year that goes by. The worker is becoming more dispensable and companies have no problem pushing their workers to siphon every last drop of blood, from the employee’s veins. In the meantime, the big cheese and his top…

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Technology & The American Worker #2 – The CEO’s Of Public Companies

  The exploitation of the American worker, for the sole purpose of lining the pockets of the top executives with outrageous pay packages, is not only unfair, but counterproductive to the overall moral of the company. Private jets, lavish perks, insane stock options, and other underhanded schemes, such as golden…

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Technology & The American Worker #3 – Technology Throughout History

  Throughout history, technological advancement has improved mankind. Since Adam and Eve, men and women have methodically worked to make their life easier by inventing tools and methods to increase productivity. For survival and prosperity, humans have through the ages, carved rudimentary tools made from animal bones and stone, made…

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Technology & The American Worker #4 – Toe The Line

  Because technology and outsourcing is advancing so quickly, the worker is getting left behind in the dust. Companies can aggressively use the fact that technology and outsourcing will replace jobs and leverage this fear to push the workers to give more. The CEO’s of public companies whose God is…

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Technology & The American Worker #5 – Self-Checkout Counters

  Have you noticed when shopping, there are less and less cashiers checking out your purchase, and more and more computerized self-check outs? Scan here and scan there and make sure not to lift the bag from the bagging area. Only one person is monitoring four or five self-checkout areas.…

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Technology & The American Worker #6 – Robotics

  Robots will increasingly perform tasks not only on the factory floor, but also in the shipping and receiving, warehouse, and office areas. The robots do not get sick, get bored, or have personality problems that influence productivity. As computer software becomes more advanced and artificial intelligence continues to factor…

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Technology & The American Worker #7 – Car Repair Shops

  The new car today is a sophisticated computer system surrounded by metal and plastic. Mechanics need to not only be well versed in the latest technology and how it all ties together with the automobile, but also have access to very expensive diagnostic equipment.  When a person brings in…

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Technology & The American Worker #8 – The Professionals

  Software is affecting employees in so many other industries. The legal and the accounting profession will continue to lose business. The days of the astronomical legal fees that lawyers charge to perform  bread and butter tasks will become a thing of the past. Outsource, Outsource, Outsource, is the name…

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Technology & The American Worker #9 – You’re Being Watched

  Software programs monitoring the employees every move in manufacturing, the warehouse, or in the office, is also creating a tremendous amount of anxiety for workers. Do not forget the cameras placed throughout the buildings constantly watching everyone. The only place to hide is in the bathroom. Meanwhile, top executives…

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Technology & The American Worker #10 – Drone Delivery & Self-Driven Cars

  Drone delivery and self-driving cars are not science fiction. A few years ago, could anyone imagine drones flying around a town or city dropping off packages or a self-driving car or truck driving around performing tasks?  This technology will greatly reduce long haul truck driving jobs, delivery driver jobs,…

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Technology & The American Worker #11 – Conclusion

  Finally, anyone in the workforce, who is not highly computer literate, or unable to adapt to the high tech world we live in, is at an extreme disadvantage. Many older people will just give up and go down the income ladder and have to get by with a very…

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Spaniards Living In UK – Their Accomplishments, Experiences & Hope After Brexit

  Documentary & Street Photographer Susana De Dios is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her project ‘At Home:Europeans in The UK‘.  To see Susana’s body of work click on any image. In the aftermath of the EU referendum, many UK-based Europeans have been…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2018

  Giovanna Cristina Vivinetto     Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2017   Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2016   Edge Of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2015 & 2014

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors

  Death, Catholicism & My Mother’s Decisions Kelly Burke     Intimate Passages Of My Mother’s Turmoil Marilyn Jaye Lewis     “It’s for the mice” | Memories Of My Grandmother Marilyn Jaye Lewis     “…you know you can’t sleep there” | Passages Of A Homeless Person’s Life  J H Martin   By…

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