future of work

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Post date: February 13, 2018
The future of work and the fast-paced advancements in artificial intelligence, automation, and robotics are transforming how people work and the way businesses operate to deliver value to customers. Furthermore, global trends are changing the way we conceptualize work, workplace, and workforce. In...
Post date: August 6, 2019
Artificial intelligence (AI) expert Kai-Fu Lee estimates that within 10 to 20 years 40 to 50 percent of jobs in the U.S. will be technically capable of being automated. He stresses that inertia, new jobs, and other forces will likely diminish the amount of actual job losses to 10 to 25 percent. A...
Post date: October 8, 2019
The right people with the right skills in the right place at the right time—the core of strategic workforce planning (SWP) has not changed. Yet, with the pace of technology rising and workforce demographics shifting, workplace experts agree that SWP needs to evolve and grow to face modern...
Post date: September 11, 2017
An Indeed.com survey reported that nearly 60 percent of corporate leaders said lack of soft skills among job candidates limits their companies’ productivity. A LinkedIn study revealed that the escalated demand for soft skills is largely unmet.     Formidable growth in workplace technology and...
Post date: November 19, 2019
As automation and digitalization continuously reinvent work, employers and employees alike face the urgent challenge of keeping up with ever-shifting skill requirements. Doing so effectively in an endlessly evolving workplace, however, requires that organizations move from episodic corporate...
Post date: April 25, 2019
For the last 60 years, NASA has been marked by talented, curious, and relentless adventurers who have explored the unknown for the benefit of humanity. This workforce has achieved the impossible, including setting foot on the Moon, landing rovers on Mars, living for nearly two decades in Low Earth...
Post date: February 28, 2019
New research by Burning Glass Technologies, a company that analyzes nearly a billion job postings and employee resumes from millions of companies, has documented a growing and under-the-radar trend in the workforce. Jobs are rapidly becoming more “hybrid,” combining skill sets that previously never...
Post date: June 26, 2017
HR service delivery is the new frontier. Innovation in HR is exploding. We are transitioning our focus beyond core HR recruiting and talent management systems to how HR is going digital in the service delivery space and what that means for the employee experience as well as the HR profession...
Post date: October 24, 2019
EY is an organization that employs 250,000 people worldwide and hires nearly 50,000 new employees each year. How do we acquire the right people and skill sets needed in a digitally and socially transformed world?  Early in 2017, we started a journey that would enable us to hire more students who...
Post date: May 19, 2017
Recently, I had a conversation at the birthday party of my five-year-old daughter’s friend. I spoke with other parents about how different kindergarten is today compared to when we were 5 years old. As I recall, and as my mom confirms, kindergarten used to be about learning our shapes and colors,...