What does the future of work look like? According to major analysis, the workplace won’t be radically altered over the next few years but “augmented.” Robots will do our busy work. Artificial intelligence systems will be our collaborators. And the gig economy will become a contingent workforce that needs full-time-caliber management. The kind of change we’re currently seeing in the workplace is unprecedented in its rate and scope. How are companies preparing for this? What are the implications?
Eric Goldschein is a writer and journalist covering emerging trends in small business, technology, and culture. He has contributed to Business Insider, Fundera, and other outlets on a variety of topics.