(Mariah Tauger / Los Angeles Times) Increasing automation has been a long time trend as technological advancements continue to take place. However, as the world slowly rebounds from the coronavirus, the application of automation has been further pushed to prioritize contactless interactions. The usage of automation, such as robots instead of rehiring previous employees, affected almost every market, including transportation, restaurants, manufacturing and government services.
In the year 2020, millions of jobs were lost by the pandemic, more specifically up to 114 million jobs globally, according to the International Labour Organization . However, this is an underestimation of the full […]