(solution) Technology Society and Culture Week 7 Discussion Questions (5)

(solution) Technology Society and Culture Week 7 Discussion Questions (5)

Technology Society and Culture Week 7 Discussion Questions (5)

Experts only! Scholarly responses are required.

*Please answer each question individually and accurately. Must cite any and all references in APA format. Label each solution with the corresponding question. Copy and pasted solutions will NOT be accepted. Minimum 2-3 quality paragraphs per question 

Part A: Employee Monitoring

1. Please share your thoughts about the article in the website link below, titled “Firms step up employee monitoring at work”.

https://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2016/02/18/firms-step-monitoring-employee-activities-work/2l5hoCjsEZWA0bp10BzPrN/story.html

2. Suppose your employer allows you to use your own smartphone for work purposes but only if the employer can install software to erase the phone’s information if it is lost, stolen, or if you leave the company. Describe the possible pros and cons you would consider in deciding whether to accept this agreement. What do you think your final decision would be?

Part B: Technology and the Job Market

1. Technology has had a direct and distinct impact on the job market. Although the fears of the early Luddites were never fully realized, with all employment being automated, it is clear that technology has limited some occupational fields and also opened up new avenues for employment. Take a moment to discuss some of the areas impacted by this occurrence. How do you see this continuing in the future?

2. As stated above, technology has replaced some jobs that humans used to manually do, but not all.  Please share what you think the future will hold with technology and jobs that humans are currently doing.

3. Please share your thoughts about the article in the website link below, titled “Rise of the Machines: The Future has Lots of Robots, Few Jobs for Humans”.

Rise of the Machines: The Future has Lots of Robots, Few Jobs for Humans

Technology Society and Culture Week 7 Discussion Questions (5)
Experts only! Scholarly responses are required.
*Please answer each question individually and accurately. Must cite any and all references in APA
format. Label each solution with the corresponding question. Copy and pasted solutions will NOT be
accepted. Minimum 2-3 quality paragraphs per question
Part A: Employee Monitoring
1. Please share your thoughts about the article in the website link below, titled "Firms step up employee
monitoring at work".
https://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2016/02/18/firms-step-monitoring-employee-activitieswork/2l5hoCjsEZWA0bp10BzPrN/story.html
2. Suppose your employer allows you to use your own smartphone for work purposes but only if the
employer can install software to erase the phone's information if it is lost, stolen, or if you leave the
company. Describe the possible pros and cons you would consider in deciding whether to accept this
agreement. What do you think your final decision would be?
Part B: Technology and the Job Market
1. Technology has had a direct and distinct impact on the job market. Although the fears of the early
Luddites were never fully realized, with all employment being automated, it is clear that technology has
limited some occupational fields and also opened up new avenues for employment. Take a moment to
discuss some of the areas impacted by this occurrence. How do you see this continuing in the future?
2. As stated above, technology has replaced some jobs that humans used to manually do, but not all.
Please share what you think the future will hold with technology and jobs that humans are currently
doing.
3. Please share your thoughts about the article in the website link below, titled "Rise of the Machines:
The Future has Lots of Robots, Few Jobs for Humans".

Rise of the Machines: The Future has Lots of Robots, Few Jobs for Humans