Richard appears on BBC World Service

By |2020-09-02T16:07:39+01:00August 10th, 2020|

Richard features in today's Business Daily programme with Elizabeth Hotson on the subject of Rich and Frugal? The question surrounded why some people with big money are small spenders. Richard Skellett, our founder explains why he sees being wealthy as a responsibility, The programme also features Dolly Parton, who despite earning millions, doesn’t particularly enjoy [...]

Are You an Asset or a Liability?

By |2020-08-26T11:49:49+01:00July 23rd, 2020|

What Does Your Employer Think? In his latest article Richard explores employees real value to their employers and how the shift post Covid will be further automation. One certainty about the future of work is that roles, as we know them now, will change exponentially. Individuals need to take control of their professional lives and [...]

We’re evolving into a charity

By |2020-08-04T14:20:13+01:00July 6th, 2020|

Richard Skellett established Digital Anthropology originally as a campaign and lobbying voice to raise awareness of how automation would affect the entire employment landscape. As a future of work expert, Richard wanted to highlight the issues surrounding widespread implementation of AI, Robotics and Machine Learning. He was keen to ensure that from government to [...]

The Traditional Transformation Model is Dead

By |2020-08-10T14:50:57+01:00June 9th, 2020|

It’s Time be a Transformer In his latest SSON article Richard explores the need for both companies and individuals to be in a constant state of re-invention McKinsey suggests that by 2030, intelligent agents and robots could replace up to 30% of the world’s current human workforce – and that automation will displace between 400 [...]

The Important Role the Gig Economy Will Play in the Future Workplace

By |2020-08-10T14:36:47+01:00May 18th, 2020|

Future of Work Concepts Already Apply In his latest article for the SSON Network Richard talks about the changes needed to ensure that gig workers aren't taken advantage of and to eradicate zero hour contracts. Covid-19 will transform the working landscape forever. Already, it has shone a spotlight on the burgeoning value of the gig [...]

Digital Anthropology comes to the rescue of Derby Graduate’s business

By |2020-04-01T15:59:33+01:00April 1st, 2020|

Digital Anthropology founder, Richard Skellett has stepped in to rescue Derby University graduate Samad Olatunji’s business. The pair met after Richard began a mentoring programme with final year students on the Digital Marketing degree course. Digital Anthropology was supporting the students with coaching as well as the practicality of moving into the world outside [...]

Digital Anthropology Launch Innovative Workforce Exchange

By |2020-03-27T16:28:39+00:00March 27th, 2020|

Digital Anthropology - a social enterprise associated with campaigning to put people issues at the heart of the technology debate is today launching a solution to staff redeployment across the UK. This unique new exchange platform allows staff on furlough and the registered unemployed to work for Digital Anthropology on a voluntary basis to [...]

Richard Skellett to speak alongside Dr Temple Grandin

By |2019-05-08T17:04:55+01:00May 8th, 2019|

Digital Anthropology founder Richard Skellett will speak alongside the world's leading expert on autism at the Temple Talks Autism Conference in Glasgow on Wednesday 15 May. Dr Grandin is regarded as the face of autism. She is a renowned professor of animal science at Colorado State University, bestselling author and international speaker on her [...]

Digital Anthropology in the news – February 2019

By |2019-02-27T15:50:39+00:00February 27th, 2019|

Digital Anthropology founder Richard Skellett has been featured in various news outlets and publications throughout February, having been asked to comment on a range of different topics including future of work, social enterprises and security. AI, ethics and the social enterprises of the future Richard spoke to Priya Kantaria from Verdict about his ambitions [...]

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