The gig: Scott Trowbridge, 50, is creative portfolio executive at Walt Disney Imagineering, which makes him the innovation guru assigned to expand the $4-billion "Star Wars" franchise throughout the Disney theme parks. That assignment includes devising new "Star Wars"-inspired merchandise, food
Question: I have recently been placed under the supervision of a young man at least 30 years my junior. Before he was made my supervisor, we shared a casual and relaxed rapport. He sent me an email asking if he could do anything to help get a new employee set up in the office.
We have another of those jeremiads proclaiming the end of all that is decent and holy as the robots gear up to steal all our jobs. The real lesson from this being that perhaps we shouldn't get a professor of computer science to do our economics for us. For there