Our professions can influence our identities – so what happens to that in a micro-job life? (Credit: Getty Images)
Futurists and human resource executives say that our work lives will consist of doing several long-term projects or tasks at once.
“Instead of identifying your job role or description, you [will be] constantly adding skills based on what is going to make you more employable,” says Jeanne Meister, New York-based co-author of The Future Workplace Experience.
If you’re younger, this will likely mean the ability to pursue flexibility and passions rather enter into a more traditional role, say in accounting or marketing or finance.