View Single Post
Old 04-26-2012, 01:28 PM   #250
Famer of Rings
broncocalijohn's Avatar
I said Do It!

Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: SoCal
Posts: 32,266

Simon Fletcher

Originally Posted by alkemical View Post
I've been in the IT sector for a while BCJ - and when you have IBM tell you that you're competing with wages in hits you that the idea of "not working for less than $X" sort of goes out the window. If you believe in "the free market", but do not like to compete...well that's where it gets interesting with Americans and the cake/eat it dilemma.
I totally agree. You are either in Macro economy or go home with micro economy. We are global and we don't compete in many areas. I can't change the wage laws in other countries but we have a "go for the minimum" attitude in some business owners and then the unions want the "Give me as much as possible" wages.
broncocalijohn is offline   Reply With Quote