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Could A Well-Trained Monkey Do Your Job?
“There’s a statistical theory that if you gave a million monkeys typewriters and set them to work, they’d eventually come up with the complete works of Shakespeare. Thanks to the Internet, we now know this isn’t true.” – Ian Hart
In Education Is A Cow That Anyone Can Milk I wrote a lot about the fact that today machines are doing jobs once humans used to do. But, let’s look at it from a different angle: How challenging are most of human jobs really? Could a monkey do what you do day in and day out? The following infographic sheds some light on these and other mind-boggling questions such as: What happens if you give a chimp 1 million rubles and let it loose on the stock market?
P.S.: This article was not written by my monkey self, no matter what you read on Twitter.