Welcome back to The Workweek, the Indeed Hiring Lab’s round-up of the latest research, news, and perspectives that made us think deeply or differently about the labor market this week. It’s your guide to the most important new insights about work.
Here are our picks for this week:
Amazon goes full brick and mortar
Amazon’s $13.4 purchase of Whole Foods made headlines last week, a move that could show the writing on the wall for about 8 million Americans currently working as retail salespeople and cashiers. The discussion around automation typically focuses on manufacturing and transportation. Lost in the