Future Jobs

A Future Prognosis

Athena @ Shaping Tomorrow

20 June 2024
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World Outlook
Main factors that cause something to happen globally
Up to 800 million people worldwide could be displaced by automation and need to find new jobs by 2030. Fortune
Automation could displace up to 800 million jobs globally by 2030. AI with Armand
The skills required for the average job globally will change by 68% by 2030. Search Engine Journal
Global regions, coloured according to number of forecasts
SWOT
Strengths
  • Despite an 8.2% economic growth in 2023-24, India's incumbent government did not gain the expected electoral advantage due to a jobs crisis. The Economic Times
  • Counter to the dominant narrative, openness will aid labour-intensive manufacturing and speak to one of India's stubborn problems of productive job creation or lack thereof. The Indian Express
  • Consultation opens today on changes that aim to reduce unnecessary red tape for exporters and allow food businesses to do what they do best - bring jobs, opportunities and export dollars into New Zealand. The Beehive
Weaknesses
  • One in six UK employees are worried that raising mental health concerns with their bosses could put them at risk of losing their job, reveals recent report. Fair Play Talks
  • DOE expects the rebate programs, funded through the Inflation Reduction Act, to save consumers $1 billion annually in energy costs, reducing stress on the electric grid and supporting an estimated 50,000 jobs in residential construction, manufacturing and other sectors. Utility Dive
  • While the term artificial intelligence may evoke concerns, especially for non-techies fearing job loss or world domination, the integration of generative AI into daily applications offers immense potential. 47Billion
Opportunities
  • The WEF's Future of Nature and Business report identifies dozens of emerging nature-positive business opportunities, which could generate $10 trillion, and create 395 million jobs by 2030. Finding Nature
  • Platforms like Uber, Lyft, Upwork, and TaskRabbit have democratized access to work opportunities, allowing individuals to monetize their skills and time without the constraints of a traditional office job. DotCom Magazine-Influencers And Entrepreneurs Making Ne
  • Hydrogen energy is a promising opportunity to create Georgia jobs, strengthen American energy security, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions in multiple sectors, including transportation, Sen. U.S. Senator of Georgia Jon Ossoff
Threats
  • By 2026, more than 100,000 of U.S. entertainment jobs will be disrupted by generative AI. TechCrunch
  • US jobs report highlights a super hot US economy, underscoring that there is a real risk that interest rates will not be cut until 2025. Mint
  • Labour-saving automation could amplify job losses in both low-skill and cognitive occupations. Irishexaminer.com
Influencers
Countries
Cities
People
Organizations
S-Curve

A framework that describes a 4-phase level of maturity to help determine potential and inform innovation strategy.

Weak
job, autonomous, artificial intelligence, augmented reality, automation, industry
Emerging
artificial intelligence, job, automation, EV, 5G, economy
Maturing
job, economy, clean, GDP, company, growth
Declining
job, economy, automation, GDP, company, coal
Sentiment
Past Year: More Positive
Compare changing sentiment to a benchmark of all forecasts
Up to 800 million people worldwide could be displaced by automation and need to find new jobs by 2030. Fortune
AI will disrupt 300m jobs worldwide by 2030. The Guardian
PEST
Political
  • May Mobility will deploy three robotaxis, including two wheelchair-accessible vehicles, to help participants achieve greater access to healthcare facilities, shopping centers, jobs, and social and recreational activities. The Robot Report
  • With the US economy having created far more jobs than expected in May and consumer inflation in the country still looming above a comfortable range, its central bank the Federal Reserve is unlikely to tinker with policy rates ahead of the much-awaited Presidential election scheduled later in 2024. Devdiscourse
  • With the US economy having created far more jobs than expected in May and consumer inflation in the country still looming above a comfortable range, its central bank Federal Reserve is unlikely to tinker with policy rates ahead of the much-awaited Presidential election scheduled later in 2024. Devdiscourse
Economic
  • Historic federal funding for grid investments alone could create 178,000 jobs in smart grid operations. Yahoo Finance
  • Cassava is used as animal feed in Ghana, and it has been found to reduce the cost of feed, increase livestock production, and create job opportunities. Assuredstudy.com
  • The 460,000-square-foot facility will create more than 1,150 new jobs in the northwest region of Mexico. Business Facilities Magazine
Social
  • EDMONTON, AB - More than $236 million in grants will support 125 local transportation and water infrastructure projects in small and rural communities across Alberta, which will create hundreds of jobs and support growing communities. Water Canada
  • ITV has shut down reports claiming some of its top daytime stars have been left fearing for the security of their jobs. HuffPost UK
  • There will have been an effect on the quality of U.S. infrastructure because of the IIJA, the $1.2 trillion Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act passed with a bipartisan majority in the early days of the Biden administration. The Christian Science Monitor
Technological
  • New York, for example, last spring announced it would eliminate civil service application fees, offer civil service exams on an ongoing basis, and increase job opportunities for individuals with disabilities. The Future of Commerce
  • AI will primarily affect white-collar professions such as law, finance and medicine, but the IMF added that manufacturing or trade-related jobs in the blue-collar sector could also be hit. Irishexaminer.com
  • With AI tools occupying many typical trainee solicitor jobs, the role of a trainee will surely undergo a change over the coming years. The Student Lawyer
Financial Impact
At full implementation, Africa's manufacturing sector has the potential to reach 1 trillion US dollars (E20 trillion) in 2025, creating 14 million stable jobs. Eswatini Daily News
Pursuing carbon neutrality is projected to raise a Gross Domestic Product value-add of US$ 5.3 trillion, green investments worth US$ 6.7 trillion, and generate 66 million additional jobs by 2050. ASEAN Centre for Energy
Generative AI has the potential to enable productivity enhancements across 900 different types of jobs and create US$ 8 trillion (RM37.92 trillion) in global economic value. Digital News Asia
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System Map
Organizations
Sectors
Cities
Countries
People
Scenarios
Creates plausible alternative futures of what can happen and encourages development of a robust, agile response
AI stands to transform the jobs of 55% of LinkedIn members globally, and propel a 65% shift in skill sets in most jobs by 2030. The Hindu
Germany's largest bank, Deutsche Bank, has said it is planning to slash 3,500 jobs worldwide by the end of 2025. BBC News
By 2025, automation and a new labour division involving AI and human collaboration will disrupt 85 million jobs globally in medium and large businesses across 15 industries and 26 economies. Inclusion Cloud
Warnings
Changing proportion of published forecasts
A severe global shortage of tech skills threatens to leave 85 million job positions unfilled by 2030. BBC News
According to a report from Bankless Times Artificial intelligence could displace 800 million jobs (30% of the global workforce) by 2030. National Preparedness Commission
Solutions
Know how others are tackling issues with this topic
In the updated Net Zero Emissions by 2050 Scenario - which provides a global energy sector pathway consistent with limiting global warming to 1.5 °C - 30 million new clean energy jobs are created by 2030, while close to 13 million jobs in fossil fuel-related industries are at risk. Energy Connects
The research bolsters European Commission efforts to develop the virtual-worlds domain, which could provide 860000 new jobs in Europe this decade as the worldwide sector grows from €27 billion in 2022. Robothub
The research bolsters European Commission efforts to develop the virtual-worlds domain, which could provide 860,000 new jobs in Europe this decade as the worldwide sector grows from €27 billion in 2022. Tech Xplore
Key topics
Extremes
Investigate what’s transforming or collapsing
By 2030, the majority of the world's extreme poor, which includes a large proportion of displaced people, will live in fragile and conflict affected states - so job creation in fragile settings has the significant potential to address poverty. World Bank Blogs
By 2030, extreme weather events could jeopardise $65 billion worth of apparel exports and eliminate nearly one million jobs in four economies that are among the most central to the global fashion industry - in Bangladesh, Cambodia, Pakistan and Vietnam. The Business of Fashion
By 2030, extreme weather events could jeopardise $65 billion worth of apparel exports and eliminate nearly one million jobs in four economies that are among the most central to the global fashion industry. The Business of Fashion
What's Next
Changing proportion of material mentioning future years
All jobs will undergo transformation in the coming five years and data will be at the center of it. Citizen Matters
Five million jobs in the world's leading economies could disappear over the next five years. MarketWatch
Questions
Can?
What policies and incentives can be implemented to encourage businesses and industries to prioritize the transition to clean energy, while also ensuring a just transition for workers in traditional fossil fuel-related sectors, including retraining opportunities and job placement assistance? Tech For Climate Action
How can we ensure equitable access to green job opportunities across diverse communities in the United States? Tech For Climate Action
Given all the changes in the past century, how can the higher education community leverage its strengths to do an even better job of contributing to national security? Higher Education Today
How?
How will the clean energy transition affect the workforce and jobs in heavy Agriculture and Rural communities? Tech For Climate Action
How can workers stand out from their peers to get the job they want, or become irreplaceable in their current role? Acuity
If AI cannot adequately replace blue-collar jobs, how will China survive its oncoming population crisis? Cha: An Asian Literary Journal
Who?
Who would create more jobs? Mexico News Daily
Who Gets a Better Job? SpringerLink
Can mid-career workers who lost their jobs do apprenticeships to do a career change? CleanTechnica
What?
What challenges will the sustainable jobs partnership council and the sustainable jobs secretariat have to face? SenCanada
What are the most in-demand sectors for jobs in Saudi Arabia in 2024? The National
What are the potential implications of job displacement due to automation and AI in the healthcare industry? elblog.pl
When?
What happens when machines come for the jobs not of handloom weavers and autoworkers, but of scriptwriters, lawyers, middle managers, and even high-level executives? Gulf Times
How can we blame one generation for the flaws of the entire workforce, when leaders' inability to adapt coincides with the rise of more appealing and flexible job options? Fortune
What kinds of jobs will disappear when AI becomes more common and what will that mean for workers? Education Week
Will?
Will driverless trains hurt job security? The Telegraph
Are there jobs that will be replaced? Knowledge at Wharton
Will AI Agents Take Over Software Engineers' Jobs? Globe Echo
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