40% of employees are thinking of quitting their jobs, says survey

June 18, 2021 ☼ economyjobsdissatisfactionwork

Source: World Economic Forum

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Based on surveys with over 30,000 workers in 31 countries, the Microsoft report – which is the latest in the company’s annual Work Trend Index series – pulled in data from applications including Teams, Outlook and Office 365, to gauge productivity and activity levels. It highlighted seven major trends, which show the world of work has been profoundly reshaped by the pandemic:

Interesting article on the future of work. At some point work will begin to disappear as automation takes over. What happens to labor and capitalism then? It seems that we will have to move to an odd economy with significant welfare.