Best Jobs Of 2017

Geography: United States —Research Source: CareerBuilder —Date: December 2016 —Findings:  CHICAGO and ATLANTA – December 2, 2016 – In the market for a new job in the New Year? CareerBuilder and Emsi compiled a list of the hottest jobs for 2017 based on three factors: 1) occupations that pay, on average, around $20 or more per hour 2) have […]

22 Way To Boost Your LinkedIn

Geography: United States —Research Source:  ReadThink —Date: November 2016 —Findings:    

Talks: Trusting Machines Snd Strangers With Our Future

Rachel Botsman: We’ve stopped trusting institutions and started trusting strangers Rachel Botsman is an author and a visiting academic at the University of Oxford, Saïd Business School. Her work focuses on how technology is enabling trust in ways that are changing the way we live, work, bank and consume. She defined the theory of “collaborative […]

Tool: Help teams determine their own needs

Source: Re:Work  Date: September 2016 Beyond just communicating the study results, the Google research team wanted to empower Googlers to understand the dynamics of their own teams and offer tips for improving. So they created a survey for teams to take and discuss amongst themselves. Survey items focused on the five effectiveness pillars and questions […]

Forward Thinking Ideas For Future Focused Individuals

Sal Khan: Let’s teach for mastery — not test scores Salman “Sal” Khan is the founder and chief executive officer of Khan Academy, a not-for-profit with a mission of providing a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere. Khan Academy started as a passion project in 2004. Khan’s cousin was struggling with math, so he tutored […]

Infographic: Gen Z & Millennials Collide @ Work

Geography: Global Research Source: Future Workplace & Randstad Date: September 2016 Summary:  Despite popular belief, 41 percent of Gen Z’s say corporate offices are their workplace preference, according to a global study released today by Future Workplace, an HR executive network and research firm dedicated to the future of learning and working, and Randstad US, one of the largest HR services […]

Seeing Yourself Through Social Media

Geography: United Kingdom —Research Source: Monster and YouGov —Date: August 2016 —Findings: 56% of UK employers admit that candidates’ online profiles actively influence their hiring decisions. 36% of the 4,000 HR professionals surveyed said they had declined to interview a candidate, or had rejected an applicant they had already interviewed, after checking their social media posts, while 65% Googled […]

How Jobs Will Survive The Future And The Advancement Of Technology

Martin Reeves: How to build a business that lasts 100 years Martin Reeves is the Director of the BCG Henderson Institute, BCG’s think tank for new ideas in strategy and management, and a Senior Partner based in New York City. Reeves has been with the firm for 26 years and focuses on strategy, dividing his […]

How To Be Aware Of Our Ever Changing Future

Andrew McAfee: What will future jobs look like? Andrew McAfee studies the ways that information technology (IT) affects businesses, business as a whole, and the larger society. His research investigates how IT changes the way companies perform, organize themselves and compete. At a higher level, his work also investigates how computerization affects competition, society, the […]

Organizations Are Digitally Maturing As Technology Grows

—Geography: United States —Research Source: MIT Sloan Management Review and Deloitte —Date: August 2016 —Findings: Nearly 90% of digitally maturing organizations — companies in which digital technology has transformed processes, talent engagement, and business models — are integrating their digital strategy with the company’s overall strategy. Nearly 90% of respondents anticipate that their industries will be disrupted by digital trends […]