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Automation Could Wipe Out Almost Half of All Jobs in 20 Years

By Bloomberg.com

Automation, robots and globalization are rapidly changing the workplace and governments must act fast and decisively to counter the effects or face a worsening of social and economic tensions, theRead full story

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  • Punit Renjen
    Punit RenjenproGlobal CEO at Deloitte

    Policymakers, economists and others are right to be concerned about the impact of new technologies, like AI, on people’s jobs. They must begin to plan now for a world where much work will be substantially augmented by new technologies. And business must step up to help. At Deloitte, we are focused on helping people succeed in this new world of work through global initiatives such as WorldClass, which aims to prepare 50 million futures for a world of opportunity through education and skills development

    Policymakers, economists and others are right to be concerned about the impact of new technologies, like AI, on people’s jobs. They must begin to plan now for a world where much work will be substantially augmented by new technologies. And business must step up to help. At Deloitte, we are focused on helping people succeed in this new world of work through global initiatives such as WorldClass, which aims to prepare 50 million futures for a world of opportunity through education and skills development. If business acts proactively, it can help mold the future of work—one that is inclusive, ethical and offers opportunity for all.

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