Will Robots Take Your Job?

Robots coming to take your job

The Robots are not coming -THEY ARE HERE and they are staying for good.

The astonishing article published by the BBC (below) – shows that a huge number of jobs are very much at risk of being automated by Robots or Artificial Intelligence.
Many still think of Robots or AI as being a thing of the future, but they’re not – they’re here now, and have been for a while.   And what you may not be aware of is that they are being programmed to take over a multitude of jobs.
For a few years now local supermarkets no longer requires high numbers of cashiers as the ‘self serve’ tills now constitute a third or more of the total cashiers.
So who’s jobs are next?   The article below allows you to search for your job to find out the likelihood of it being automated.
Out of interest – I entered my old job of School Secretary – and it rated at 68% – “fairly likely”.

Will a robot take your job? – BBC News

Type your job title into the search box below to find out the likelihood that it could be automated within the next two decades. About 35% of current jobs in the UK are at high risk of computerisation over the following 20 years, according to a study by researchers at Oxford University and Deloitte.

Whilst many will view this as a potential disaster – with every disaster comes opportunity.
Is it time to get yourself trained with a digital education before the robots come for your job, so that you can ride the wave?  You bet it is!
A Digital Education

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