…rk so designers can focus on more strategic tasks such as product definition and experience design. Critics will try to convince us that AI will steal all our design jobs, but the reality is that when humans and computers work together, amazing things can be accomplished that neither side could accomplish on their own.
Moreover, we’re only a decade into, and before, the widespread presence of working robots. As they take over repetitive tasks like writing sports news stories or driving and package delivery, humans will need to re-articulate the roles they’re best suited for. Likely among them will be roles where human sensibilities and synthesis are at the fore, or where human language, nuance, and empathy are necessary to perform complex or sensitive tasks. The full stack employee will help us transition to this future, as they will be key to the new hybrid economy.