Like the rest of the known world I am concerned if not outright worried about the longevity of my current job. So, I check my linked-in account with some regularity to see if any of my friends and associates have skyrocketed and might, in a time of need, have something for me beyond a smile and a handshake.
Today, three of my connections had their titles updated. These are all people I know for ten years or more. And I no longer have any idea of what they do.
Vice President - Decision Management at
Marketing Design Coordinator
VP, Global Brand Systems
Decision management? Marketing design? Brand systems?
No wonder we're going to hell in a handbasket.