Video PwC’s Workforce of the future report 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ef2kujFJ_o We are living through a fundamental transformation in the way we work. Automation and 'thinking machines' are replacing human tasks, changing the skills that organisations are looking for in their people. But what will the future look like? This isn’t a time to sit back and wait for events to unfold. To be prepared … Continue reading Video PwC’s Workforce of the future report 2017

PWC study: Workforce of the future

We are living through a fundamental transformation in the way we work. Automation and 'thinking machines' are replacing human tasks, changing the skills that organisations are looking for in their people. But what will the future look like? This isn’t a time to sit back and wait for events to unfold. To be prepared for the future, … Continue reading PWC study: Workforce of the future

When to shift your #digital #strategy into a higher gear

There may be a premium for making early moves. When companies first sense a digital competitor entering their market space, they tend to react timidly, reasoning that the risk of damage to revenues and profits is not enough to justify tampering with current business models. Our research indicates, however, that executives may underestimate how close they are … Continue reading When to shift your #digital #strategy into a higher gear

World Economic Forum Accelerating Workforce Reskilling for the 4th Industrial Revolution

Continuous learning lies at the heart of thriving in the context of the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The skills required for most jobs are evolving rapidly but our adult education and training systems are lagging behind. While 35% of the skills demanded for jobs across industries will change by 2020, at least 1 in 4 workers … Continue reading World Economic Forum Accelerating Workforce Reskilling for the 4th Industrial Revolution

Skill, re-skill and re-skill again. How to keep up with the future of work

Skill, re-skill and re-skill again. How to keep up with the future of work Every five years, your skills are about half as valuable as they were before. Image: Bench Accounting/Unsplash Stephane Kasriel, CEO, Upwork The jobs market is well into the 21st century. So why isn’t our education system? Today’s jobs are vastly different than … Continue reading Skill, re-skill and re-skill again. How to keep up with the future of work