Future of Work
Your weekly CogX briefing on HR tech, automation, and the workplace
In an ironic turn, remote work company Zoom is requiring employees to come into the office twice a week. With the policy change, Zoom joins a roster of big tech companies — including Google, Meta, Microsoft and Apple — that are taking firmer stances on remote work
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Issue 5 • Published August 14, 2023
The benefits and pitfalls of automation are key themes in today’s briefing. A new McKinsey report warns that 30% of jobs could be automated by 2030, affecting some 12 million roles in the US. Meanwhile, Google’s Chief Decision Scientist asks why people are so afraid of AI when it has the potential to free up our time for more fulfilling pursuits.