IT services industry is staring at jobless growth because its top employers are focusing on automation to improve productivity and deliver services while they battle shifts in technology to remain profitable.
“As automation takes over entry level jobs, the industry is also witnessing mid level professionals – who have not upgraded skills or been in managerial roles, seeing their jobs lost” said Sanchit Vir Gogia, Chief Analyst and CEO, Greyhound Research.
“Even if mid-level or senior employees, who are at risk, train themselves on emerging technologies, do they have job assurance,” asks Gogia.
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Sanchit Vir Gogia: Sanchit is the Chief Futurist, Founder & CEO of Greyhound Knowledge Group, a Global Strategy & Transformation Research, Advisory & Consulting Group. He also serves as Chief Analyst & CEO of Greyhound Research, a Global, Award-Winning, Independent Technology & Innovation Research, Advisory & Consulting firm. To read more about him, click here.
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