Regarded as a thought leader on the future of work(ers) and the politics of digital technology, Colclough is an advocate for the workers’ voice. She has extensive global labor movement experience, where she led her organization’s future-of-work policies, advocacy, and strategies for a number of years. She was the author of the union movement's first principles on workers’ data rights and the ethics of artificial intelligence. A globally sought-after keynote speaker and workshop trainer, giving more than 200 speeches and trainings the last three years, Colclough created the Why Not Lab as a dedication to improving workers' digital rights. She is included in the all-time Hall of Fame of the world's most brilliant women in AI ethics.