Posts tagged future of work
More Full Time Workers Are Going Remote, Says New Report

It's well known that remote freelancing is on the rise, with more people opting for flexible schedules away from the traditional office environment. Upwork’s Future Workforce Report has noted that more full-time workers will be opting for remote work in the next decade, with 55% of hiring managers agreeing that remote work is becoming more common among permanent employees. 

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Skills of the Future: 10 Skills You’ll Need to Thrive in 2020 [Infographic]

It is predicted that by 2020, a lot of the jobs that are performed by humans now will be gone. Instead, these jobs will be done by robots through Artificial Intelligence (AI) and automation. Due to this huge change, the landscape of work is beginning to shift and change. But even with the onslaught of automation and AI, there is plenty of room for human skills. 

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Thursday Thought: Why Your Job Requires Emotional Intelligence

Jobs are changing rapidly and, even in the next decade or so, we're going to see massive shifts in how people work and the nature of jobs in general. Part of this is because of the gig economy and surge of the side hustle. The other part will be due to technological advancements and, essentially, technology taking over the roles of humans in many situations. The one thing technology can't do, however, is form and nurture relationships.

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