The gig economy and social media are closely related. The two have grown side by side, and both have forever changed the way we work, live, and play. But has the internet brought us together or isolated us? It seems that despite being connected by a web of technology, we are segregated. Social media is siloed. Gig workers are on their own. Big Data knows more about us than we know about each other. Perhaps there’s a future of work in which technology can bring us back together?
If you follow my posts, you’ve probably noticed I like to talk about technology, its implications, and how we can apply them in the workplace. The tech world resonates with me not just because I think gadgets are cool and AI is fascinating, but because I believe that technology is a reflection of where are we as a society. The tech industry is a microcosm of the human condition. The innovations, the problems, the ethical quandaries – they echo the things we face on a larger scale, as a[...]