Employment

The debate between work automation and work abundance; introducing weird future job titles; novel workplace and management trends—this page covers the trends and news that will guide the future of work and employment.

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https://www.nytimes.com/2020/08/21/business/economy/national-debt-coronavirus-stimulus.html
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The debt of the United States now exceeds the size of its gross domestic product. That was considered a doomsday scenario that would wreck the economy. So far, that hasn’t happened.
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https://www.zdnet.com/article/robotic-process-automation-the-latest-promise-to-liberate-back-offices/
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New generation of software seeks to pick up the work of previous solutions and digitize 'repetitive, routine, dreary and uninteresting' tasks.
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https://medium.com/startup-grind/why-remote-first-is-actually-a-dangerous-mindset-674e9074e94d
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About 1–2 years ago before I made the jump to join Owl Labs, I considered a substantial marketing role at a highly respected growth tech company. I’m not going to tell you who they are (because…
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https://www.salon.com/2017/06/03/the-gig-economy-goes-to-class/
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A new Uber-esque school model turns teachers like me into on-demand contractors for the children of the 1 percent
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https://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/pages/human-capital/solutions/human-capital-platform.html
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The Human Capital Platform helps clients navigate today’s market, extend the capability of their HR organizations, and sustain organizational performance.
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https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/universal-basic-income/
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Daniel Straub remembers the night he got hooked on basic income. He had invited Götz Werner, a billionaire owner of a German drugstore chain, to give an indepen…
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https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2015/11/20/9764324/welfare-cash-transfer-work
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Giving poor people cash is a pretty great idea.
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https://www.mckinsey.com/industries/financial-services/our-insights/closing-the-gap-leadership-perspectives-on-promoting-women-in-financial-services?cid=eml-web
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Men and women in financial services begin their careers at parity, but women account for only 19 percent of positions in the C-suite. Our research breaks down the current state of gender diversity in the industry and explores ways to improve the representation of women at every level.
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https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/aircraft-carrier-job-navy-hopes-robots-will-replace-77856
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A good idea?
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https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2019/04/san-francisco-city-apps-built-or-destroyed/587389/
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A lot of software developers, according to an unprecedented new analysis.
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https://www.npr.org/sections/money/2017/02/17/515850029/episode-755-the-phone-at-the-end-of-the-world
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A charismatic populist president wanted to boost manufacturing and create jobs. She told companies, 'if you want to sell your stuff here, you have to build it here.' This is what happened.
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https://www.bbc.com/news/business-37508968
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People in their early 30s are "half as wealthy" as those now in their 40s were at the same age, a report by the Institute for Fiscal Studies finds.
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https://oilprice.com/Latest-Energy-News/World-News/Why-Oil-Gas-Companies-Cant-Snag-Millennial-Talent.html
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Talented millennials with science and tech backgrounds simply aren’t interested in the oil and gas sector, according the a new report
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https://digiday.com/marketing/this-is-an-opportune-time-why-remote-work-could-help-agencies-hire-and-support-more-diverse-talent
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https://www.trucks.com/2016/05/23/3-d-printing-will-disrupt-trucking-shipping-delivery/
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Latest developments at shipping and tech giants UPS and HP demonstrate how 3-D printing will disrupt the trucking, shipping and delivery industries.
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https://medium.com/predict/job-ads-from-the-future-a37d21dfecf9
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I recently posted an article, ‘The Only Three Trends that Matter’, which argued that the future of work is about more than AI and automation; it is also about climate change and the battle for an…
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https://stepfeed.com/nationalized-workforce-parts-of-agriculture-sector-to-only-hire-saudis-0719
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This will open 32,500 job opportunities to Saudi nationals in the kingdom's agriculture sector.
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https://www.vice.com/en/article/xwge9a/math-suggests-inequality-can-be-fixed-with-wealth-redistribution-not-tax-cuts
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A new report from the Complex Systems Institute justifies wealth redistribution with mathematics.
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https://onezero.medium.com/the-gig-economy-is-failing-say-hello-to-the-hustle-economy-13ae3aa91954
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“We have nothing to sell besides physical touch.” The thought jarred Amber Briggle awake some nights. It kept her from eating in the first week of the Covid-19 shutdown when she lost six pounds…
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https://singularityhub.com/2020/01/30/7-business-models-reshaping-how-we-work-live-and-create-value/
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https://www.fedscoop.com/nows-time-think-workforce-impacts-automated-trucking-gao-says/
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