Does Technology Make Us More Productive Workers? Does Technology Make Us More Productive Workers?
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Does Technology Make Us More Productive Workers?

by Oliver Munday

September 16, 2010
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Technology has many benefits, one of which is to make us more efficient workers. And throughout the 20th and 21st centuries, productivity has increased as technology has made it easier for us to work faster and connect with our fellow workers. This is a look at the United States's labor force's productivity—as expressed by a measurement of the output of workers as determined the U.S. government—and the technological advancements that have occurred during its growth.

View the infographic here and keep an eye out tomorrow for a GOOD video accompanying this piece.

SOURCES: Bureau of Labor Statistics; National Academy of Engineering

A collaboration between GOOD and Oliver Munday, in partnership with IBM.

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Does Technology Make Us More Productive Workers?