Please make sure each section is labeled as such;
Discussion 1: Technology and the Changing Nature of Work
Based on your readings for this week, how can people can find gainful employment if they have to compete
against technology? What are your thoughts on productivity and innovations. Do they work together, or are
they in opposition to each other. Why are certain occupations declining, while others are growing over time.
What do the fastest growing jobs of the future suggest about our future society? Make sure to validate your
discussion with information from this week’s learning resources or other sources.
Discussion 2: Technology and Work-Life balance
Using your own words, define “work-life” balance. Based on what you have read in this week’s learning
resources, why is work-life balance important for individuals as well as organizations? What are some effective
strategies for improving work-life balance?