I’m very excited to announce that we are launching a weekly podcast dedicated to exploring themes, ideas, and concepts related to the future of work. Each podcast will be around 45 mins to one hour in length and will tackle a specific theme such as millennials, collaboration, smart cities, privacy, the internet of things, globalization, […]
The Future of Work Podcast, Episode 1: Dan Schawbel – Millennials in the Workplace
Click Here to Subscribe via iTunes Click Here to Subscribe via RSS Feed (non-iTunes feed) Click here to download the episode (right click and “save link as”) http://traffic.libsyn.com/futureofworkpodcast/completed_Dan_Podcast.mp3 What this episode is about and why you should care Millennials are one of the five trends impacting the future of work, the others are: globalization, […]
Pre-Order My New Book And Get Tons of Valuable Bonuses!
The Future of Work is coming out on September 2 and I’m giving away a ton of cool stuff to anyone that pre-orders a hardcover copy of my book before that date. The orders must be shipped in the United States and it must be a hardcover copy of the book! My reasoning is that […]
New Research from Pew on AI, Robotics, and the Future of Jobs
There’s an ongoing debate around whether technology, AI, and Robotics will displace more jobs than it creates or create more jobs than it displaces. The latest research from Pew tries to help answer that question by surveying around 1,900 experts. Not surprisingly the results were close. 48% say scenario one is more likely (more jobs […]
How a 300,000 Person Company is Becoming a Start-Up
A few months ago I created a Youtube video where I talked about the paradox of organizations which is as follows. Business leaders know that as their organization’s grow they increase in complexity and decrease in speed and agility, however these same business leaders are constantly focusing on growth. So the paradox is how do […]
I Need Your Help to Make “The Future of Work” a Best Seller!
I’ve spent over the past half decade writing about and exploring the future of work. If you have found the content valuable or interesting I’d certainly love it and appreciate it if you pre-order a copy of my upcoming book (Sept 2), “The Future of Work: Attract New Talent, Build Better Leaders, and Create a […]
How Collaborative is Your Organization Really? Take This Test to Find Out!
Collaboration continues to be a top priority for many companies around the world and as we move towards a world where change and disruption happen at an increasing pace, collaboration becomes even more important. Still, saying you want to create a collaborative organization vs actually doing it are two different things. Two years ago I […]
Privacy is Dead and We Killed it
Privacy…everyone keeps talking about it and apparently everyone is concerned with it, but does it matter? I recently watched the documentary, “Terms and Conditions may Apply,” which provides a fascinating look at how organizations such as Facebook, Google, Apple, and others have changed the way they look at and approach privacy. After watching the movie […]
The Internet of Things is Coming to a Store Near You!
If you recall, the internet of things is about connecting pretty much anything with an on and off switch whether it a car, a vacuum cleaner, a jet engine, or a toaster. The internet of things is clearly an important area for businesses but what about for the average consumer? Companies around the world such […]
Which Brands Will Disappear in 2015 and Why?
The folks over at 24/7 Wall St. put together an interesting list of predictions around companies that are going to disappear in 2015. Their major criteria used for evaluation were: Declining sales and losses; Disclosures by the parent of the brand that it might go out of business; Rising costs that are unlikely to be […]