That culture is becoming "the" culture.
- Tad Friend, Getting On
You wake to a loopier world and friend request from Big Pharma.
Not unlike the Neanderthal's trephining blades, yes?
The Mom and Pop on the corner is no more a gray flannel suit
with homburg and pipe.
Whatever happened to The Young Philadelphians
shinnying up the senior partner pole slathered with grease?
Survey Says T-E-C-H-N-O-L-O-G-Y.
Fifty-something "Grampa" Buzz's flip-flopped new boss is young enough
to be his son's son. . . . Grampa Buzz can't afford to get laid
off . . . but he will . . . and his salary will buy five smarter
twenty-something brogrammers unencumbered by stodgy college degrees.
Their expertise's half-life is down to three years.
Who writes code anymore anyway . . .
now that off-the-shelf APIs are ready to do the heavy lifting?
It's all there in the cards.
And just what cards might those be?