Publications and commentary about how technology is changing the workplace and what it means for employment relations.
Research and discussion papers
My boss the algorithm: an ethical look at algorithms in the workplace
Opportunities and risks of algorithmic recruitment, task setting and monitoring performance.
Acas discussion paper, 6 March 2020
New technology and the world of work: the winners and the losers
Impact of technology on working conditions and workplaces.
Acas discussion paper, 1 May 2019
Strategies for effectively managing email
Learning points for managers, organisations and individuals to improve email strategies.
Independent research, 1 September 2017
Mind over machines: new technology and employment relations
How introducing new workplace technology can impact on employment relations.
Independent research, 14 June 2017
Blogs and articles
Blurring of work and home life is the tip of the tech iceberg - Acas in Personnel Today
Artificial intelligence's impact on workplace relationships and our mental health.
Acas article, 13 May 2019
Ethical use of algorithms - Acas on Future of Work Hub
Acas policy adviser Adrian Wakeling looks at the impact of management by algorithm.
Acas article, 25 March 2020
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