1: THE NEW INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION
3: CHANGING WORK, CHANGING WORKERS
The pandemic has been a driver of changes to the already shifting world of work.
Can we future-proof jobs against robots, AI, racial & economic disparities, and pandemics?
As the landscape of work shifts, do we need a drastic rethinking of social safety nets?
Future of Work Preview
With U.S. unemployment sky-high, a majority of Americans are concerned about the future.
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Farming and the Technological Revolution
Technology has completely changed the way that farmers do things today.
The Gig Economy
Today more than 55 million Americans work in the gig economy.
Robotics in Medicine
The use of surgical cobots in hospitals is on the rise. But is it costing jobs?
Will the future of robots create more jobs or replace them?
Youngstown, Ohio, and the American Dream
Is Youngstown, OH a bellwether for the effects of technology and globalization everywhere?
Domestic Workers in the U.S.
Find out why domestic workers may just be the future of the economy.
A Job With a Future
If Juan Lopez can keep from getting hurt he could have a long future with his current job.
Betting the Future on a New Business Model
Robert LeBlanc has re-invented his restaurant/hotel business after COVID shut it down.
Apprenticing: Working Towards the Salary You Want
Tiffany Spraggins was tired of jobs with no opportunity for growth.
Digital Nomads: The Changing World of Work
Digital nomads can, and do, work anywhere in the world, as long as there’s wifi.
Universal Basic Income: A Controversial Experiment
In 2019, Stockton, CA mayor Michael Tubbs launched an innovative experiment.
Will AI Dismantle The Modelling industry?
Is the modelling as an industry being replaced by Artificial Intelligence?
Can We Futureproof Our Work?
Can we future-proof ourselves for jobs that don’t yet exist?
American ‘Workism’ and the COVID Pandemic
American ‘Workism’ intensifies as the pandemic causes a troubling shift in the work force.
Date Palms and Drones
Two entrepreneurs have a plan to modernize the Medjool date industry in Yuma, AZ.
Nomadic Workers and the American Dream
Growing numbers of nomadic workers in the U.S. confirm the decline of the American Dream.
The Shifting Landscape of Work
What does it take to stay relevant in the ever-changing world of work?
DIGITAL SERIES - FUTURE OF WORK: THE NEXT GENERATION
Meet six early-career adults as they navigate the rapidly changing U.S. work landscape.
I Have Two Jobs, But Not For The Money
Courtney is one of approximately 13 million Americans that works two jobs.
Why I Choose To Live AND Work In My Car
Jake 28, from Los Angeles, CA lives, works and sleeps in his Honda sedan.
Why We’ll Never Work at an Office Again
Digital Nomads Annette & Daniel can work anywhere in the internet-connected world.
I Quit My 9 to 5 Job to Build Tiny Homes
Rob Abasolo quit his 9-5 job at a successful ad agency to build tiny homes.
How Remote Work Destroyed My Mental Health
Katherine Berry was living out her dream life - or so she thought.
I'm Glad I Didn’t Go to College
How do you go from McDonalds to a job paying six figures, without a 4-year college degree?