Future of Work

There are 6 types of worker, this study says. Which one are you?

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The concept of what makes a 'good job' is changing. Image: UNSPLASH/krakenimages

Charlotte Edmond
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A chart showing what job attributes workers rank as a top priority.
Above a certain level of earnings, work becomes about more than just money. Image: Bain & Company

A chart showing attitudes to work based on worker type.
There is a significant difference between the priorities of each type of worker. Image: Bain & Company
A chart showing occupation compared to archetype in the U.S.
Different types of professions attract different types of people. Image: Bain & Company

A chart showing importance of work-life balance.
Baby boomers and Generation Y have a different take on the relative importance of work compared with leisure. Image: Bain & Company
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