Work in progress: The evolution of jobs

Rapid deployment of technology in the workplace has led to fears that some skills and professions will become redundant. However, history shows that the labour market has a way of adjusting to changes in demand
Curated By: Madhu Kapparath
Published: Aug 4, 2018
Work in progress: The evolution of jobs

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Wheels of change
A Deliveroo rider cycles through central London to make a food delivery. Millions of part-time and flexible workers in the so-called gig economy in England are to receive rights like sick and holiday pay under a new government reform. Prime Minister Theresa May has promised an overhaul of employment rights.