As part of its attempt to provide insightful information, PwC produces articles and reports relating to 5 Megatrends which they consider to be the most disruptive changes to the economy and society in the coming years. 344 more words
Tags » Megatrends
The study has identified six megatrends for jobs and employment markets over the coming twenty years.
- The second half of the chessboard
The explosion in device connectivity, data volumes and computing speed, combined with rapid advances in automated systems and artificial intelligence means that robotic devices can perform many tasks more quickly, safely and efficiently than humans. 637 more words
“When you have eliminated the impossible,
whatever remains, however improbable,
must be the truth.”
-Sherlock Holmes (Conan Doyle),
in the Sign of Four, 1890.
The stories of Sherlock Holmes came to us as the first fascinating jolt that the world of grownups was sensible after all, as a tantalizing promise that growing up could be worthwhile too, and also as a hair raising awareness that life was awash with cunning, evil forces, although conquerable by the power of reason. 1,972 more words