Reply to post: Re: McDonalds touch screens

Raising minimum wage will raise something else: An army of robots taking away folks' jobs

Alan Brown Silver badge

Re: McDonalds touch screens

"The idea that Henry Ford paid his people more so they could buy his cars is nonsense. "

Yes. the actual reason was to cut staff turnover because training was a significant line item on the accounts, even for a production line job. It saved more than it cost.

That's something that many employers have forgotten in their race to minimum wage (or less).

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