6 Jobs Technology Made Obsolete

If you want to measure how much technology has changed our culture, a good place to look is the job market. Occupations that were once necessary have become obsolete due to the progression of technology, and it’s fascinating to see how different the world was before it evolved into what we know now. Here are some weird jobs you’re not about to see listed on indeed.com.

1. Human computer

 

The term “computer” used to mean ” one who computes.” These people performed mathematical calculations before electronic computers became available.

2. Elevator operator

Back when elevators needed to be operated manually, people were hired to do that job. It eventually progressed to frequently double as a tour guide position. This … Read more...