Today technology is one of the most important factors in improving business efficiency. A way of measuring the impact of technology on efficiency is to look at labor productivity. Productivity is measured in terms of the cost of labor and the output of the business. It is easiest to measure in manufacturing companies, but it is also used to assess the results of service businesses.
Go online and research the impact of technology on productivity in the United States over the past ten years. Then, go to the Discussion Forum and engage in a dialogue with your classmates regarding the impact of technology on productivity.
Be prepared to document your ideas with the results of your research.