Automation is projected to erase 85 million global jobs by 2025
·Business Insider·Hirsh Chitkara
In the near term, we believe the shift to remote work will be an even bigger
driver of job displacement than automation. When asked how they planned to adapt
their business in response to the pandemic, 83% of the employers surveyed by WEC
said they plan to provide more opportunities to work remotely, relative to only
50% who said they plan to accelerate automation.