Friday, March 11, 2011

Sputnik moments meet "Why can't you get hired?"

President Obama got a lot of publicity for his "Sputnik moment" allusion in the "state of the union" speech on Jan. 25, 2011. But, then, there have been other such calls, and contrarian comments like those of Dr. Hale of Hale-Bopp fame.

On March 9, 2011, EETimes had a piece titled Why can't you get hired? which included

But you and I know many engineers who are still looking for work, two years after the Great Recession. So what’s the problem? Why aren’t engineers getting hired?

On "Sputnik moments"

A "Sputnik moment", again and again?


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