The Gig Economy, Millennials and Capitalism

Since the Industrial Revolution catalyzed the Labor Movement, workers have been tied to the 8 hour work day, expected to work diligently from “9 to 5.” However, recent trends suggest this structure may be shifting...

The Future of Work: Bright or Bleak?

Machines first began automating human labor 200 years ago. Textile workers were hit hard when their bosses learned of the free, constant and near-flawless work that could be done by textile machines....

What is Blockchain?

Blockchain technology is responsible for massive technological advancements in nearly every industry, yet the question on everyone’s mind remains: What is it?

Enterprise on the Prairie: COR Robotics

This article is part of a series, Enterprise on the Prairie, which showcases the efforts of enterprising residents who are creating value in their communities.

Meet Ryan Swanson.

Enterprise on the Prairie

Welcome to our new blog series: Enterprise on the Prairie! In this series, we will showcase the efforts of enterprising residents who are creating value in their communities.

North Dakota Labor Market Trends

North Dakota suffers from a labor force shortage. Currently, there are more than 12,000 open jobs in the state, enough to be North Dakota’s 10th largest city.

Technological Revolutions

By the time you finish reading this post, I hope to convince you that ‘technology’ refers to an especially broad range of phenomenon...

The Misplaced Fear of Automation

The rapid advancement of technology has always brought with it the fear of permanent worker displacement...

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