As the unemployment rate levels off to what many economists consider "full employment," more and more the conversation about jobs has been turning to the issue of how fast jobs are changing and the need to properly educate and train the current and future workforce for those changes. As technology advances in nearly all fields, the demand for highly skilled...
Before I started working at the non-profit campaign WorkingNation about a year ago, whenever I would hear about coding, my immediate reaction would be it was not my thing. It’s computer science, it’s the tech world – that can’t be for me, right? But as WorkingNation raised my awareness about the future of work in the U.S., I kept hearing over and over again...
Technology and automation in the workforce is now a hot-button issue among some of the greatest minds of our generation. According to a joint study conducted by Oxford University and the Oxford Martin School, “ 47 percent of jobs in the U.S. are “at risk” of being automated in the next 20 years.” In February, Elon Musk argued that in the near future...
At America's Promise Alliance's Recommit to Kids | The Summit for America's Future Tuesday former U.S. presidents and prominent leaders from the business, philanthropic, nonprofit, government, education and faith communities came together to highlight the progress made over the past 20 years in helping underserved children succeed in school and to call on the nation to recommit to the critical work...
"As a business leader, or as a business, recognize that they have unique skills and unique value to add not only to our society but back into your business." - Howard Schultz, chairman and CEO of Starbucks Coffee Company Following the recent election, the national conversation on jobs has been focused mostly on manufacturing workers and finding ways to save...
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Wharton National Brand Conference
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The Table - Episode Two
President Obama Press Conference
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FutureWork: A Story of Yesterday & Today
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