Physical retail is in decline. E-commerce is on the rise. What does this shift from shops to servers mean for the health of our economy and the vibrancy of high streets across the country?
Articles & Blogs
The strident voice of today's tech evangelists bears a striking similarity to that of the champions of globalisation before 2008. There are important lessons to be learnt.
The RSA is proud to support A Year of People Doing and Making; an innovative partnership between three organisations that tackles issues relating to education, mental health, and the future of the work.
AI and robotics are challenging human supremacy in a growing number of tasks. Will these technologies lead to the decimation of jobs? Or could they take us to a better world of work?
14th September 2017
Successful relationships charity Talk, Listen, Change are seeking new Chair of Trustees. The position is voluntary and will lead them through a period of growth.
Warnings about autonomous weapons must be heeded. But we cannot hope to tackle society's biggest ills without embracing the new machine age.
7th August 2017
What does ‘good work’ mean, and how can individuals, institutions, communities, and societies achieve it? Howard Gardner and Danny Mucinskas respond to the RSA’s Matthew Taylor’s review of work Practices and present two contra ...
Why do predictions about automation rarely seek to understand the human systems that surround technologies when these are so crucial?
Predictions range from a daunting 47% to a conservative 5%. Just how worried should we be?
From 17th century Quakers to 21st century cooperatives, ethical business has been a tidal idea in human societies. Join Robert Ashton FRSA on 3 October in Norwich to learn how work is changing—for good.