We are experiencing a seismic transformation in the way we work — an evolution shaped by technological progress and changing societal norms. In this next phase, work will be defined by its adaptability, technological integration, flexibility and spirit of collaboration. Additionally, it will take a holistic view, considering not only productivity, but also the well-being of individuals and the wider societal impact of the work we do. The momentous transformation of this era of work rests on four pillars: 1) accelerating productivity through artificial intelligence; 2) the introduction of Web3 economic models; 3) a new generation of workers who are blurring the boundaries between reality and the digital world; and 4) a societal shift in how we all view work. Those who harness these strengths will usher in new areas of productivity and creativity, while those who resist risk becoming relics of a bygone era.