If you don’t think technology has changed the work world, just take a look t what’s happening in modern fairy tales.
Little Bo Peep never loses sheep because of their embedded silicon identity chips.
Cinderella searches for her prince on Match.com – and leases her pumpkin-colored SUV at Avis.com.
A reformed Ebenezer Scrooge sends Bob Cratchett to update his certification for Excel and Quicken.
Jack’s making a fortune on his bean stalk bioengineering breakthrough.
Romeo and Juliet avoid tragic problems by keeping in touch through their cell phones.
With her early Web capabilities, Charlotte is now a motivational speaker at tech conferences around the world.
The Pied Piper switched career fields after his tunes were bootlegged on Napster.
King Arthur has replaced that expensive round table with satellite video conferencing.
Gulliver is on sabbatical using up all his frequent flyer miles.
And Jack and Jill now order their Evian on peapod.com.
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