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Despite a century of remarkable labor-saving automation, the fraction of U.S. adults who work at a job has risen almost continuously for the past 125 years. This poses a paradox: our machines increasingly do our work for us: why doesn’t that make our labor redundant and our skills obsolete? This talk by MIT Economist David Autor addresses the paradox of why there are there still so many jobs. He explains how, even as machines displace rote human activity, they complement human expertise, judgment, and creativity. Autor lays out what this means for the future of work, and for the challenges that automation does—and does not—pose for our society. David Autor is Ford Professor of Economics and Associate Head of the MIT Department of Economics. Autor’s work assesses the labor market conseq...
When it comes to getting jobs, most of the advice out there is pretty bad. But we’ve sifted through it to find the best advice out there. Here’s what we found. This series of talks will help you find a fulfilling career that makes the world a better place. It's based on five years of research we did alongside academics at Oxford, and is part of our career guide: https://80000hours.org/career-guide/ See the full article this talk is based on: https://80000hours.org/career-guide/how-to-get-a-job/ There you'll find all the details, as well as tips on how to apply the ideas to your own career. After you've finished the talk, go and use our career planning tool to work out what to do next: https://80000hours.org/career-planning-tool/ The talk was recorded at the University of Cambridge in J...
Visit us at http://teacher-training.hu A CELTA trainer at International House Budapest talks about the process of getting a job in TEFL, for those with a certificate in TEFL (preferably from Cambridge University ESOL). About Senior CELTA trainer, Neil Anderson, of International House Budapest talks about the process of getting a job in TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) once someone completes the CELTA course. Summary Neil emphasises the fact that there are plenty of TEFL jobs available throughout the world for those who have completed a quality TEFL course such as the CELTA and who want to get out there and teach English. He suggests that two considerations potential CELTA participants might bear in mind when thinking about working in TEFL are; (1) the time of year at which...
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We ask Greig Martin, owner of Mail Boxes Etc. Cambridge, what skills from his previous employment he had that fitted with the Mail Boxes Etc. opportunity To find out more about Mail Boxes Etc. and our franchise opportunities, visit www.mbe.co.uk/franchise
MIT Sloan School of Management Professor Zeynep Ton draws on a decade of research to challenge whether there really is a tradeoff between offering low prices and paying low wages. Learn more about Zeynep Ton at http://www.zeynepton.com and TEDxCambridge at http://www.tedxcambridge.com. About TEDx, x = independently organized event In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-...
Filmed by Antony Carpen. The film of this Cambridge Local Plan and South Cambridgeshire Local Plan Hearing Session was commissioned by the Federation of Cambridge Residents Associations (FeCRA). FeCRA represents 89 Cambridge community associations.Its members engaged in the democratic consultation that was held on the Cambridge Local Plan over 3 years. http://fecra-web.blogspot.co.uk/ https://twitter.com/fecra2
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Drawing from some of the most pivotal points in his life, Steve Jobs, chief executive officer and co-founder of Apple Computer and of Pixar Animation Studios, urged graduates to pursue their dreams and see the opportunities in life's setbacks -- including death itself -- at the university's 114th Commencement on June 12, 2005. Transcript of Steve Jobs' address: http://news-service.stanford.edu/news/2005/june15/jobs-061505.html Stanford University channel on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/stanford
The first of a few films from June 2016 in which Roger and I travel through Italy. This episode features highlights such as me being pooed on. Seven by Dexter Britain [https://soundcloud.com/dexterbritain/seven] River Meditation by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution licence (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://audionautix.com/ ---------------------------------------- SUBSCRIBE FOR MORE http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=jaketvee TWITTER http://twitter.com/jakewrightuk FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/jakewrightuk INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/jakewrightuk SNAPCHAT jakewrightuk http://jakewright.net
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