As the output of each person becomes more complex in computerization, the time for discussion to agree on a common set of rules increase, and even meetings to reduce meetings are held. Relentless pursuit of productivity improvement is like the pathology of capitalism. It is not linked to the well-being of workers, instead, causes a feeling of oppression in their daily lives, says the chairman of Smart News. From "Ultimate Meeting."
"June 18 2019
from “Oriori no Kotoba” by Kiyokazu Washida, The Asahi Shimbun"