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BONUS: Will robots really take our jobs? It's complicated.

Episode Summary

Bonus time! This episode is an intro to my talk, Upskill Now: Navigating the Future of Work. In it I answer the question: Are robots really taking our jobs? Plus I talk about what happened when a machine came to take my job at Yale. I'll also introduce emerging jobs like AR designers and AI Clinicians and talk about where we're headed in our new world of work. Listen to this to get beyond the robot hype. Interested in hiring me for a talk on upskilling? Visit my website for contact and speaker kit: http://www.nicollemerrill.com/work/speaking/

Episode Notes

You're heard the hype about robots and the future of work. But what does it all mean? In this keynote talk, I break down what it means to adapt to our new world of work. This episode is an intro to my background as a career futurist,  the future of work, and what we mean when we talk about "robots" in the workplace. 

I'll cover automation, hybrid jobs and skills, plus why it's not all doom and gloom. 

Enjoy this bonus episode!

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