Even Americans who are lucky enough to have work in this economy are becoming more unhappy with their jobs, according to a new survey that found only 45 percent of Americans are satisfied with their work.
That was the lowest level ever recorded by the Conference Board research group in more than 22 years of studying the issue. In 2008, 49 percent of those surveyed reported satisfaction with their jobs.
The drop in workers' happiness can be partly blamed on the worst recession since the 1930s, which made it difficult for some people to find challenging and suitable jobs. But worker dissatisfaction has been on the rise for more than two decades.
Tuesday, January 05, 2010
It's a combination of the increasingly soft, spoiled and whiny workforce with a sense that hard work and ability no longer determine whether someone succeeds in Obama's socialist utopia.
Posted by traderrob at 5:22 AM