The Robot-Proof Skills That Give Women an Edge in the Age of AI

Men are in danger of being left behind as future well-paid jobs may involve emotional intelligence

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By Sarah O’Connor

The latest panic about artificial intelligence is that it will deal a blow to women in the workplace. Women accustomed to gloomy headlines may have…

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