Digital technology has had an enormous impact on work patterns. Many people no longer need to travel long distances to work in an office. Instead, they can work from home. This benefits everyone – employers do not need to pay rent for expensive offices and employees save time and money by not having to travel.
Increased use of computers has created numerous opportunities for people who have the relevant computer skills to work as information workers, IT professionals or developers.
On completion of this section you will be able to:
- Explain how digital technology helps people work from any location
- Identify the career opportunities available for information workers
- Identify the career opportunities available for IT professionals
- Identify the career opportunities available for developers
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