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Harrop: Americans are not used to not working

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

Amazing to read that over 4 million Americans quit their jobs in September - part of a mass labor pullout being called the Great Resignation. The social and economic chaos unleashed by COVID-19 has apparently jumbled pre-pandemic assumptions.
Many of the job leavers have used the downtime time to re-imagine what they want out of life and are concluding that “work no longer fits into that picture,” Barron's reports.
Where is this going? The answer depends on what the resignees did before they terminated their employment. Most probably don't plan to permanently erase paid work from their...
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