Future of Work

Future of Work explores monumental changes in the workplace and the long-term impact on workers, employers, educators and communities. Employment is part of the American Dream. Will the future provide opportunities for jobs that sustain families and the nation?

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The Gig Economy

03:02

Today more than 55 million Americans work in the gig economy.



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Farming and the Technological Revolution

02:45

Technology has completely changed the way that farmers do things today.

Robotics in Medicine

04:44

The use of surgical cobots in hospitals is on the rise. But is it costing jobs?

Autonomous Robots

02:40

Will the future of robots create more jobs or replace them?

Domestic Workers in the U.S.

01:53

Find out why domestic workers may just be the future of the economy.

Youngstown, Ohio, and the American Dream

03:23

Is Youngstown, OH a bellwether for the effects of technology and globalization everywhere?

A Job With a Future

02:29

If Juan Lopez can keep from getting hurt he could have a long future with his current job.