The Next Threat of Automation – Part-time and Summer Jobs

(A KFC outlet in Bandung, Indonesia. Image from Wikipedia) I used to work at a fast-food restaurant. It was KFC (Kentucky Fried Chicken). For about 3 months*. My first role was ‘buzzer‘. Yes, because the counter girls would actually hit the buzzer for me to pick up the food at the counter and sent it to the right table. Apart from that, I need to clean up the floor, the tables and chairs (not fun if there are customers still lingering around although it’s closing time, so we have to…