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These Photos Bring to Life the Meaning of Work

Nathalia Ramos | Posted 02.25.2016 | World
Nathalia Ramos

From self-driving cars and self-service checkout machines to the rise of the shared economy, we find ourselves wondering how rapid advancements in technology will impact how we work -- and who works. There is a vast supply of data out there warning of jobs that may soon be rendered irrelevant. That data came to life when we photographed and spoke with the individuals behind the statistics.

The Qualities Most Valued in Employees Are Changing and Not How You Think

Nicholas Agar | Posted 10.07.2015 | World
Nicholas Agar

Jobs that involve people skills but don't require prolonged educations should rise in status. Perhaps the cafes of the future will feature highly paid waiters serving lattes to impoverished lawyers.

Robots May Rob Us Of What Makes Us The Happiest

Nicholas Carr | Posted 06.06.2016 | World
Nicholas Carr

We're actually happiest when we're absorbed in a difficult task, one that challenges us not only to exercise our talents but to stretch them. And yet, given the opportunity, we'll eagerly relieve ourselves of the rigors of labor.

Startups Like Uber and Airbnb Will Continue To Disrupt Jobs. Here's What We Can Do About It

Wingham Rowan | Posted 02.09.2015 | World
Wingham Rowan

The platform, called CEDAH (Central Database of Available Hours), allows anyone to list precise times when they, or a resource they own, is available for hire.

When Robots Take Over Most Jobs, What Will Be the Purpose of Humans?

Stowe Boyd | Posted 02.04.2015 | World
Stowe Boyd

Soon, all that will be left for human beings will be the non-routine, creative work.

Apple's Low-Wage Path to America's Future

Jeff Faux | Posted 12.16.2012 | Technology
Jeff Faux

Walk into any Apple store today and you can see what's coming tomorrow. I don't mean the array of electronic gadgets laid out on the countertops; I mean the army of bright, ambitious, heavily indebted college graduates working for roughly $12 an hour.

The Best Paying Jobs Of The Future

24/7 Wall St. | Posted 11.04.2011 | Business

24/7 Wall St: If you decided on a new career path today, wouldn’t you like to know which jobs will be in high demand and pay the most once you were ...

Looking to Create Jobs? Invest in Women-Led High Growth Companies

Kay Koplovitz | Posted 01.27.2010 | Business
Kay Koplovitz

Today marks the 10th Anniversary of Springboard Enterprises, the venture catalyst organization that selects, trains and presents women entrepreneurs in high growth companies to raise venture capital.