Feb 8, 2022
Emerging tech will shape the future of how we work. It's just a question of when!
This week on The Mind Tools L&D Podcast, Ger Driesen joins Ross G and Owen to explore what's possible. We discuss:
See Facebook's announcement about their rebrand as 'Meta' at: about.fb.com/news/2021/10/facebook-company-is-now-meta/
Owen referenced Moxie Marlinspike's blog post on web3: moxie.org/2022/01/07/web3-first-impressions.html
The 'let the tiger eat me' anecdote was taken from: futurism.com/neoscope/vr-injuries
For a longer discussion on blockchain, with Ger, see our earlier episode 'Blockchain for L&D (Yes, really!)': podcast.goodpractice.com/96-blockchain-for-ld-yes-really
For 'How to Troll an NFT Owner', see: slate.com/technology/2021/11/nft-image-ownership-right-clicking-saving-copying-trolling.html
Mike Howard, of Oculus, has described the difficulty of creating a digital avatar at: tech.fb.com/avatars-the-art-and-science-of-social-presence/
In 'What I Learned This Week', Owen discussed criticism of Johann Hari's latest book. See: twitter.com/StuartJRitchie/status/1480219761824915461
You can find out more about Hari at: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johann_Hari
Ger shared his thoughts on 'labyrinthitis'.
And Ross discussed survey results on what a 'dream job' looks like: rajaworkplace.co.uk/dream-job
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