“We know what blue collar jobs are, but what are “new collar” jobs? We are in the midst of the Fourth Industrial Revolution and artificial intelligence, analytics and automation is radically changing jobs.
China takes scaling with the 4th industrial revolution very seriously with a plan to catch up and overtake the U.S. in artificial intelligence. Meanwhile, IBM is investing $1 billion in initiatives like apprenticeships to train workers for what it calls “new collar” jobs.
While automation is expected to disrupt many tasks human do in 2019, the labor pool is also expecting a skills shortage, where immigration will likely be key for nations to keep up with the war for talent…”