Be Skeptical of Data


Dave Kinnear 1-On Leadership, 4-ExtPost

Investigate: Being skeptical of assertions made by others has served me well a majority of the time. I do my best to be polite, find out the knowledge base the person or group has, the credentials they possess in the way of expertise and then decide if I need to investigate further or if I can take them at their …

Manufacturing Employment in U.S.

I Helped Cause the U.S. Job Loss Problem

Dave Kinnear 2-Jobs & Tech

And I’m not feeling at all guilty about it. Semiconductors: For more than 3 decades, I spent my professional career in the semiconductor business. I worked for large, state-of-the-art semiconductor manufacturers. Arguably, semiconductor product development, specifically Integrated Circuits (IC), is what has driven the technology advances that have enabled job loss in the manufacturing sector. In fact, technology-aided and abetted …