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“If work is automatable, and automated, then the question of whether a human works locally or remotely is irrelevant — after all, the internet makes it possible to steer and monitor from anywhere, be it from an adjacent meeting room, at home or on the beach,” said Michael Feindt, strategic adviser of digital fulfilment platform Blue Yonder.