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Future of Work

As automation changes the world of work, governments, businesses, and members of the workforce can take action and adapt.
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The future of women at work: Transitions in the age of automation

– Concerted and creative new solutions are needed to enable women to seize new opportunities in the automation age; without them, women may fall further behind in the world of work.
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Confronting overconfidence in talent strategy, management, and development

– Best practices are well understood. But are companies following them as closely as their leaders claim?
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Four success factors for workforce automation

– Work is changing, for the better. Top companies manage to capture the benefits of automation for their business—and their... workers.
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Automation in retail: An executive overview for getting ready

– Automation will reshape retail business models and the broader value chain, creating organizations with fewer layers and a better... trained and trusted workforce empowered by real-time data and analytics. The winners in the sector will be those who understand these implications and act quickly to address them.
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How automation could affect employment for women in the United Kingdom and minorities in the United States

– As adoption increases, new research looks into the consequences for women’s jobs in the United Kingdom and those of African... American workers.

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Digital identification: A key to inclusive growth

– New research by the lapetitemort.info Global Institute shows how good digital ID is a new frontier in value creation for individuals and... institutions around the world.
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‘Tech for Good’: Using technology to smooth disruption and improve well-being

– Focusing on innovation, skills, and labor fluidity will be keys to good social outcomes of technology adoption.
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Skill shift: Automation and the future of the workforce

– Demand for technological, social and emotional, and higher cognitive skills will rise by 2030. How will workers and organizations... adapt?
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Jobs lost, jobs gained: What the future of work will mean for jobs, skills, and wages

– In an era marked by rapid advances in automation and artificial intelligence, new research assesses the jobs lost and jobs gained... under different scenarios through 2030.

Creating a skills-based labor market

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Boosting the skills of incumbent workers: An interview with Walmart’s Kathleen McLaughlin

– Walmart’s chief sustainability officer discusses the need for constant skill development and how employers can better prepare their workforce for the future.
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Coordinating workforce development across stakeholders: An interview with ManpowerGroup CEO Jonas Prising

– Finding mutually beneficial areas for collaboration may be closer than you think. The key? Shifting from “just-in-time”... hiring to retraining.
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Promoting cross-sector collaboration: An interview with Penny Pritzker

– The former US secretary of commerce encourages closer stakeholder coordination—and discusses the role of governments in... workforce transformations.
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Adapting education to the demands of a rapidly changing economy: An interview with Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley

– The head of California Community Colleges discusses partnering with businesses to train and reskill the workforce and his role... in reimagining the current education model through online learning.
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The AI factor in talent management: An interview with Catalyte’s Jacob Hsu and Mike Rosenbaum

– Top executives at one innovative software development firm share how they harnessed artificial intelligence to create a more diverse—and... more productive—workforce.

Regional Perspectives

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Making it in America: Revitalizing US manufacturing

– The erosion of US manufacturing isn’t a foregone conclusion. The decade ahead—with increased demand, new technology,... and value chain optimization—will give the sector a chance to turn around.
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Shaping the future of work in Europe’s 9 digital front-runner countries

– Our research shows significant value in embracing AI and automation for the Northern European countries, but sees a requirement... for new skill sets among employees and a policy response around education, training, and the social contract.
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Are Middle East workers ready for the impact of automation?

– Education levels and skills will determine how disruptive automation is to the region’s labor markets.
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Artificial intelligence: Implications for China

– The country is becoming a hub for global AI development. Five priorities can help China harness AI for productivity growth and... prepare for the societal shifts it may unleash.