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How to become a partner in your twenties
EY believes robots will take over 30% of the work currently done by its graduates.
But the good news is that could mean rising numbers of staff being promoted to partner status in their twenties, 10 years ahead of schedule!
EY’s chief innovation officer Harry Gaskell said this doesn’t mean the firm is planning thousands of job cuts (phew). Instead, the robots will take the place of graduates who, in the past, had to be “in the office until midnight adding information into spreadsheets”. Gaskell said: “That knowledge is now in machines, so we can free up graduates to more entrepreneurial projects.”
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