Bullshit Jobs PDF ¼ Audio-CD

Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Bullshit Jobs by David Graeber read by Christopher Ragland  Be honest if your job didn't exist would anybody miss it? Have you ever wondered why not? Up to 40% of us secretly believe our jobs probably aren't necessary In other words they are bullshit jobs This audiobook shows why and what we can do about it In the early 20th century people prophesied that technology would see us all working 15 hour weeks and driving flying cars Instead something curious happened Not only have the flying cars not materialised but average working hours have increased rather than decreased And now across the developed world three quarters of all jobs are in services finance or admin jobs that don't seem to contribute anything to society In Bullshit Jobs David Graeber explores how this phenomenon oneassociated with the Soviet Union but which capitalism was supposed to eliminate has happened In doing so he looks at how rather than producing anything work has become an end in itself the way such work maintains the current broken system of finance capital and finally how we can get out of it This audiobook is for anyone whose heart has sunk at the sight of a whiteboard who believes 'workshops' should only be for making things or who just suspects that there might be a better way to run our world Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Bullshit Jobs by David Graeber read by Christopher Ragland  Be honest if your job didn't exist would anybody miss it? Have you ever wondered why not? Up to 40% of us secretly believe our jobs probably aren't necessary In other words they are bullshit jobs This audiobook shows why and what we can do about it In the early 20th century people prophesied that technology would see us all working 15 hour weeks and driving flying cars Instead something curious happened Not only have the flying cars not materialised but average working hours have increased rather than decreased And now across the developed world three quarters of all jobs are in services finance or admin jobs that don't seem to contribute anything to society In Bullshit Jobs David Graeber explores how this phenomenon oneassociated with the Soviet Union but which capitalism was supposed to eliminate has happened In doing so he looks at how rather than producing anything work has become an end in itself the way such work maintains the current broken system of finance capital and finally how we can get out of it This audiobook is for anyone whose heart has sunk at the sight of a whiteboard who believes 'workshops' should only be for making things or who just suspects that there might be a better way to run our world Penguin presents the audiobook edition of Bullshit Jobs by David Graeber read by Christopher Ragland  Be honest if your job didn't exist would anybody miss it? Have you ever wondered why not? Up to 40% of us secretly believe our jobs probably aren't necessary In other words they are bullshit jobs This audiobook shows why and what we can do about it In the early 20th century people prophesied that technology would see us all working 15 hour weeks and driving flying cars Instead something curious happened Not only have the flying cars not materialised but average working hours have increased rather than decreased And now across the developed world three quarters of all jobs are in services finance or admin jobs that don't seem to contribute anything to society In Bullshit Jobs David Graeber explores how this phenomenon oneassociated with the Soviet Union but which capitalism was supposed to eliminate has happened In doing so he looks at how rather than producing anything work has become an end in itself the way such work maintains the current broken system of finance capital and finally how we can get out of it This audiobook is for anyone whose heart has sunk at the sight of a whiteboard who believes 'workshops' should only be for making things or who just suspects that there might be a better way to run our world


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