In this series, we’ll be discussing the stories, the thinking, and the research... around the emerging megatrends that are shaping the way we live... and the way we work, as the economy recovers, and we emerge into the New Normal.
US Federal employees look set for permanent hybrid work
Episode 05 - The US government looks set to make hybrid working permanent for many federal employees and contractors. But research shows that if the hybrid model is going to be a success, it needs to be organised in a “human centric” way to protect both the well-being and productivity of workers.
Happiness in the workplace, and why 150 is a magic number
Episode 04 - Machine learning and AI are increasingly present in the workplace. Will it make us more productive, safer, or happier? And as we start coming back to the office, what’s the maximum number of people we can relate to on a human level?
Fear of missing out, mental health and a huge amount of money
Episode 03 - Is fear of Missing Out (FOMO) going to drive us back from home comforts to the hustle and bustle of the office? What’s certain is that a return to the shared workplace means a return to the commute, and whether this has a positive or negative impact on our mental health and creativity.
Reskilling for the future of work
Episode 02 - The upheaval of 2020 has accelerated changes in the way we work and the way we live. What impact has this had on employment, and how many of us are going to have to retrain to stay relevant in a changing jobs market?
Our relationship with physical space
Episode 01 - Thank you for tuning in to our first episode ! Cinemas are hiring their spaces out to gamers, and the humble telephone booth may have an augmented future. We also celebrate the 5Oth birthday of the email, and ask if there’s still life in the old dog.
Inspiring, Up to date
Really cool podcast. Full of fun facts about society and new & emerging patterns and trends.
Well produced and makes you think
Interesting content about the future of work.