Technological improvements have long been a source of concern for laborers in an increasingly advanced economy. As automation improves, there is an understandable fear that machines, computers, and improved processes can render certain categories of human labor obsolete.
These concerns aren’t without merit, though. Even as we adapt to new technologies to help us get through the COVID-19 disruption, there’s still fear that robots could replace us.
AI Holds Potential to Impact Demand for Certain Skills
An article in Forbes notes that millions of American jobs have already been lost to automation in the 21st century and that even when employees are able to hold onto a job, they often find their wages have decreased considerably. Read more here…
Source: HR Daily Advisor