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Future of Work

The future of work is a projection of how work, workers and the workplace will evolve in the years ahead. Employers need to prepare now to ready the workforce for the future. While much focus is placed on technology in future-of-work discussions, other factors such as remote work and the gig economy play a large role in how work will be done, who will be doing it and from where.

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The future of work is a projection of how work, workers and the workplace will evolve in the years ahead.

Understand how artificial intelligence is being used in the workplace and the issues employers should be aware of.

This toolkit provides an overview of the use of independent contractors, commonly referred to as gig workers.

Artificial intelligence refers to computers or computer-controlled machines that can simulate human intelligence in various ways.

A sample policy to comply with the federal TikTok application ban for federal contractors.

Artificial Intelligence

The AI + HI Project

Experience a groundbreaking inaugural event taking place March 4-6, 2024, in Mountain View, Calif.

SHRM is hosting the most influential business trailblazers, HR leaders and policymakers to discuss the powerful opportunities that emerge when artificial intelligence combines with human ingenuity (AI + HI).

Latest News

The demands created by a shortage of skilled IT workers and the fast pace of change brought on by advances in technology will compel older workers to improve their technological proficiencies as companies seek to stay competitive by closing skills gaps.

It's the Wild West when it comes to using generative artificial intelligence (GenAI) tools—such as ChatGPT—in the workplace, with many workers using these resources without their managers' knowledge, according to recent surveys.

While many in the world of work are curious about how generative artificial intelligence will change their careers, Asian American/Pacific Islanders and older workers tend to be in jobs with the highest potential exposure to GenAI, a new report says.