The Way We Work

Reversing the Lies of the Sharing Economy

So, how exactly did we get to the point where business executives at conferences can talk about Uber as a "sharing...
Brett Scott
9 min read

The Places Where There Are No Women: Fighting for Jobs in Pakistan

Overcoming such profound economic disparity means likewise facing systemic issues of religion, culture, and gender. For all those young women who...
Mariya Karimjee
7 min read

The Boundaries of Artificial Emotional Intelligence

If our virtual assistants and emotional laborers are all turning out to be soothing, female-voiced AI, will it close certain gaps...
Leigh Alexander
8 min read

The Ideal Workweek, According to Science

Not so, according to a towering body of evidence in support of workdays that are shorter and more thoughtfully designed in...
Simon Parkin
7 min read

Let Robots Handle Your Emotional Burnout at Work

But as robotics and computing evolve, some researchers foresee a future where technology can relieve the long-held emotional burden of some...
Meeri Kim
8 min read

Persisting in Dark Times: Lessons From a War Crimes Researcher

These days, though, you don't necessarily have to belong to the media or an intelligence agency to hunt for criminals and...
Muira McCammon
9 min read

My New Job in an Eco-Village on a Volcano

If we're looking for a future where we reinvent the way we work, integrate our activities into the natural world, and...
Gabriel Abraham Garrett
8 min read

The Way We Work: A Reading List

A crash course in new developments in employment and labor.
How We Get To Next
7 min read