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Is Your Job Robot-Proof?

Is Your Job Robot-Proof? | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Today America needs 5 million less workers to produce a greater value of goods and services than it did in December 2007 when the recession began.
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The Third Industrial Revolution

The Third Industrial Revolution | The Robot Times | Scoop.it

From the year 2000 to 2010 the number of manufacturing jobs in America fell by about a third. The rise of outsourcing and offshoring and the growth of sophisticated supply chains has enabled companies the world over to use China, India and other lower-wage countries as workshops. Now, the global financial crisis has people thinking it is time their countries returned to making stuff in order to create jobs and prevent more manufacturing skills from being lost. These factors, and technologies like robotics, 3D printing and artificial intelligence could help bring about a Third Industrial Revolution.


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Robotics Are a Growing Trend in Hiring

Robotics Are a Growing Trend in Hiring | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
We've been watching the robotics hiring trends closely as more processes and procedures are using robotic elements. During March, more than 1,800 job listings were advertised online that required robotics skills in the job description.
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East Coast Chauvinism in Robotics: Time to Face Facts, Silicon Valley is Kicking Our Butt | Hizook

East Coast Chauvinism in Robotics: Time to Face Facts, Silicon Valley is Kicking Our Butt | Hizook | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
RT @Hizook: East Coast Chauvinism in Robotics: Time to Face Facts, Silicon Valley is Kicking Our Butt | http://t.co/P7ZHZ1TK | #robots...
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Young Entrepreneurs Project's Business Plan Competition

Young Entrepreneurs Project's Business Plan Competition | The Robot Times | Scoop.it
Entrepreneurship is a foundation of both hope and socio-economic mobility in the United States.
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