Re-skilling medium and low-skilled workers (What are current skills that…
Re-skilling medium and low-skilled workers
Which jobs can be automated?
Collecting/ Processing data- mortgage origination, accounting, back office transaction processing
Physical/ Manual work in predictable environments (operate machinery / dispensing fast food)
What factors influence automation replacing labour
Cost of developing/ implementing tech vs. labour training/ re-skilling
What jobs can not be automated?
managing people, applying expertise, social interactions
gardeners, plumbers, childcare/ eldercare providers- no incentive to automate
What new jobs can automation create **
Healthcare, related jobs from aging
Jobs from increased consumer spending in developing countries
Aspects of this problem
Is it to be tackled on an individual levelor by organizations or governments?
Make them see value in re-skilling (attitude formation)
Connect people to affordable resources that enable re-skilling
financial support while re-skilling
Connecting them to jobs within/ across organizations
What are current skills that workers can further develop?