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Your New Job is Coming - Pucker Up America!

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Okay, health care reform was not, and the system still is a national disgrace leaving Big Pharma, Big Insurance and Big Hospital in charge. But there will be a ton of new jobs in this area. Watch for union busting, as they already have done to the M.D.'s. Don't worry, lower wages mean more jobs. But, without a certain unique skill you need not apply.

All honest work has value. And there will be plenty of honest jobs that can't be shipped overseas: store clerks, bank tellers, gas station attendants, corp pickers, grass cutters, firemen, truck drivers, police, teachers, etc. But as so many jobs sing bon voyage there are so many less to go around.

So, even if you have a job, you're going to need to refine this skill to keep it. If you don't have a job, get in line early and often. But either way employ the one must have, bottom line, indispensable skill: kissing ass.

There are a lot of dirty, stinking, rich, powerful asses out there. And, fortunately, for all of us they all sh*t about once or twice a day. This is steady work if ever there was.

Now, when you've done enough ass kissing for less and less and less reward, may I suggest you check back. I've been suggesting for a year now that we fight for jobs and opportunities that offer more than lip service. Political action has gotten us nowhere. It's time for our own form of economic sanctions.

We can do it, but it won't happen until you really want to get that earthy taste out of your mouth.

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Chaz Valenza is writer and small business owner in New Jersey. He earned his MBA from New York University's Stern School of Business. His current feature film project is "Single Point Failure" an insider's account of how the Reagan Administration (more...)
 
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How about China put sanctions on the USA? That's a... by Debbie S on Thursday, Aug 5, 2010 at 11:42:50 PM
China is quite content to let America self destruc... by Doc "Old Codger" McCoy on Friday, Aug 6, 2010 at 2:56:14 AM
I meant it would hurt Americans profit, If we keep... by Debbie S on Friday, Aug 6, 2010 at 1:41:55 PM
Ever stop to think how insecure America has become... by Dennis Kaiser on Friday, Aug 6, 2010 at 6:44:21 AM
What a great point! Thank you so much for making i... by Chaz Valenza on Friday, Aug 6, 2010 at 4:44:47 PM
jobs overseas and ignoring the Anti-trust laws to... by Mark Adams on Saturday, Aug 7, 2010 at 11:52:44 AM