Four Fundamentals of Workplace Automation

As the automation of physical and knowledge work advances, many jobs will be redefined rather than eliminated - at least in the short term. by Michael Chui, James Manyika, and Mehdi Miremadi McKinsey Quarterly (November 2015) The potential of artificial intelligence and advanced robotics to perform tasks once reserved for humans is no longer reserved … Continue reading Four Fundamentals of Workplace Automation

Robots Coming to Steal Half Your Jobs (November 13 2015) (c) Francois Lenoir / Reuters Roughly half of the workforce in the UK and the US are likely to eventually lose their jobs to robots, as technological automation trends spread across all industries and service sectors, the Bank of England's chief economist has warned. Unveiling the Bank's new statistics {1}, … Continue reading Robots Coming to Steal Half Your Jobs