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Posts tagged analyst

Apr 17
“Ours was a postindustrial or service-based economy, so complex and highly specialized that each individual could only function within the confines of its narrow, compartmentalized structure. You should have seen some of the careers listed on our first employment census: everyone was some version of an “executive”, a “representative”, an “analyst”, or a “consultant,” all perfectly suited to the prewar world, but all totally inadequate for the present crisis. […] The first labor survey stated clearly that over 65% of the present civilian workforce were classified F-6, possessing no valued vocation.” World War Z: an Oral History of the Zombie War