Technology is entering and prevailing in all aspects of our lives, transcending our personal and professional activities. What’s the expected impact of this continuous digitization & disruptive Innovation?
MIT’s Andrew McAfee and McKinsey’s James Manyika discuss this very topic in a recent interview. They subdivide their insights into the following topics
- Disruption Everywhere – Technology is becoming an integral part in every imaginable economic sector & information digitization has moved far beyond mere text, numbers, images, audio and video.
- The employment challenge – as Technology becomes essential to all economic activities it effectively rises as an essential skill for the new age workforce. As automation increases simply growing our economies will not guarantee a growth in available jobs!!! At the same time technology can power completely new business models & opportunities.
- Claiming the prize – how can we leverage all the information & tools to create value…
You can view a transcript of the interview here
Are you witnessing this trend already? Have you devised a plan to address the three topics discussed?