It’s not particularly important where you place the boundaries between generation X, millennials and the emerging generation Z. What’s important is recognizing the cultural differences between these generations; and, if you’re an employer, adapting to these differences. […]
Don’t get me wrong — I’m not trying to replace humans with robots. What I am interested in, however, is economic growth. Yes, it’s true that automation will increasingly be used as a substitute for human labor. However, automation is also paving the way to a scientific, economic and social evolution the likes of which we’ve never seen, with consequences […]
Next time you head to a meeting in London, you might be greeted by a robot rather than a human.
Just walk into the Old Street offices of media agency Brainlabs today and Pepper, London’s first robot receptionist, will be there at the front door. The company’s new receptionist has been in ‘employment’ since July last year, performing basic reception tasks […]
How can we tackle the gender pay gap problem? Our Head of People Operations told the BBC & Channel 5 our current approach.
What she told Channel 5 and the BBC was that gender pay is important, but the focus is in the wrong place. Unequal pay is a symptom of the problem, not the cause. The real issue is unconscious […]
Alice was on Channel 5 news discussing Brainlabs’ approach to gender equality. […]
The press just can’t get enough of Pepper. Unfortunately, if you want to film the UK’s first robot receptionist, you have to interview Dan as well, and listen to him blather on about automation.
ITV were willing to comply. Here’s a clip from the 6 o’ clock news all about the role of artificial intelligence in business.
***Warning: Contains Hammocks****
Brainlabs has been named the overall winner of the 2016 UK Technology Fast 50 competition. Based in London, the performance marketing agency delivered a staggering growth rate of 8,255% over the past four years. […]