TV schedulers, A&R guys, Wall Street researchers, cool hunters. As punishment, now it's our turn to ram stuff down your throats. Hope you like Bon Jovi!
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- Advertising creatives
Talented amateurs making ads for fun and posting them online seem to be better at your job than you are. Bonus: No more "whither the 30-second spot" whining.
- Auto mechanics
As cars run on software, the grease monkey will need a makeover.
- U.S. high-tech jobs
But software engineers can always get a job down at the garage.
- Indian call-center operators
American customer service is rescued from oxymoron status as companies realize that being nice to the people with the money is the only way to win.
A version of this article appeared in the March 2006 issue of Fast Company magazine.