"THE IMPACT OF TECHNOLOGY ON WORK AND EMPLOYMENT"

Authors

Manali Rohan Patil (Assistant Professor)
PTVA’s Institute of Management, Mumbai University, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Abstract

Due to the rapid and widespread use of computers and information technology within the work environment, the workplace has undergone many transformations. Such quite transformations have moved towards the present era being considered as the Digital era. Because digital era is proceeding, there are numerous changes occurring within the work environment like the increased role of information, skills and so as to stay up with the pace, the staff are required to update themselves time and again. Also to retain yourself at workplace there’s a necessity to own more flexibility in work and be a lifetime learner. Technological development has an impression on work by increasing productivity, efficiency and at the identical time eliminatesdanger and human errors (Warfield, 2007) but impact of technology on destroying jobs is additionally the aspect which can’t be ignored. The article has explored the impact of technology on work and thereby employment.