Automation in the workplace: Botswana's near future
The rise of machines, not like that in the movie sequel 'TERMINATOR', is looming over the sub-Saharan country with a middle income economy; Botswana. We should be sure of it more than we are sure about hosting the next Netball World Youth Cup. The best thing we can do about it is to join the revolution and lead the change. Otherwise, many people will suffer the repercussions of ignorance, lack of preparation and beat up technical competencies.
When the Continuous Miner started its bulldozing growl at Morupule Colliery in 2004; many people and organisations were crying foul about the job losses. The manager, Cletus Tangane, was quoted by Sunday Standard saying,"...it was for the good of the organisation." 😂