We live in a different world. A new economy if you will. In this new economy the rules have changed. Getting an education, finding a job, and staying with that job for 30-40 years - is the old way. It's outdated. In the new economy, entrepreneurship and investing is the way to keep up. For too many years, we as black have failed to do this.
Recent Financial Happenings
The recent financial happenings should have taught us one thing : You cannot afford to count on your job being there. We live in a global society now. Businesses are created to maximize profits. If a business can maximize profits by automation and/or cheaper labor elsewhere - it will.