Gartner Research

How We Will Work in 2027

Published: 25 April 2017

ID: G00327754

Analyst(s): Mark Coleman, Diane Morello

Summary

In 2027, human beings will still be at the center of work, even as intelligent software and machines become our co-workers. CIOs can use this research to anticipate how trends in business, society, technology and information will converge to change where, when, why and with whom we will work.

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Analysis

  • "We Working" Will Take Out Middle Management
  • Constant Upskilling Will Outweigh Tenure and Experience
  • Extreme Work Choices Will Blur Boundaries, Businesses and Buddies
  • Smart Machines Will Be Our Co-workers
  • We Will Work for Purpose and Passion, Not Just Money
  • Work-Life Challenges Will Reveal a Dark Side

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