IEEE Spectrum - Future Work: How Technology Will Redefine the Culture of Work
Technological advances have put us on the edge of a new industrial revolution.
Robert Reich, former Secretary of Labor and Professor of Public Policy at UC Berkeley, and Susan Hassler, Editor-In-Chief of IEEE Spectrum Magazine, are joined by engineers, scientists, and futurists from MIT, Carnegie-Mellon, Rice Univ., and the Institute for the Future to give listeners insights into how technology will redefine work in the not too distant future.
Could a robot do your job?
What kinds of jobs will be available 50 years from now?
What does the office of the future look like, and sound like?
What kind of training will you need for jobs in the future?
How will technology affect hiring practices?
FUTUREWORK: How Technology Will Redefine the Culture of Work
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