Nothing will prepare the United States for the economic crisis that will fall upon us within the next five years. Gordon is saying that there will be wholesale unemployment and that businesses that won’t be able to find the kind of qualified workers that they need to compete in the market. The reason this will happen is simply because not enough people are being trained or educated for the amount of work that the upcoming technological change will bring. The key to preventing workers who don’t have the skills to find jobs and companies who can’t find suitable workers is education. He also targets school systems that aren’t fulfilling their jobs of basic education. 2010 is when the meltdown will begin. The reason for this specific year is that is the year that the baby boomers will begin retiring. The problem with them
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