This video has been circulating the internet for just a few weeks, but has rapidly garnered over 2 million YouTube views and nearly 3,000 comments on social network and news website reddit.
In a nutshell, the video is a confronting look at the growing trends of technology and automation in our global economy and the significant effects these will inevitably have on future jobs.
The video makes it clear that no sector is safe from the Robot Revolution – not manual workers, white collar workers or creative “snowflakes” because “bots don’t need to be perfect, they just need to make fewer mistakes than humans”.
The video leaves us all to ponder the question: What should we do about a future where for most jobs, humans need not apply?
At 15 minutes long, it is a significant investment of your time but hang in there because it is well worth it. Plus, wouldn’t you like to know what all the fuss is about?