The jobs below are the ones with the highest physical proximity and will be the most affected and disrupted.
Covid-19 has made a huge impact on digitization and implementation of new technologies. However, according to McKinsey & Company for the first time, the importance of the 𝐩𝐡𝐲𝐬𝐢𝐜𝐚𝐥 𝐝𝐢𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐬𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐨𝐟 𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐤 is also being considered to have a huge impact. The research was performed taking into account more than 800 occupations, which were grouped into ten work arenas according to their proximity to coworkers and customers, the number of interpersonal interactions involved, and their on-site and indoor nature.
As we can see the highest impacted jobs are:
- medical care,
- personal care,
- on-site customer interaction,
- leisure and travel.
What do you think will be the next step? Automation and even more new technologies?