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Working on Purpose

Working on Purpose

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August 16th 2017:Exploring Seismic Shifts in the Workforce Today

Every morning we wake up to the news that some seismic shift has occurred in the world of work or international marketplace, like when Amazon announced its intended purchase of Whole Foods. Or, we learn on the headline news that our company will be liquidated which might just mean we’re out of work, a phenomenon that occurred for a Teavana employee recently. What do these changes mean to the ongoing evolution of the workforce and the economic development policies that may undergird and support them? The sheer disruption with which we work today introduces a terrific array of “knotty economic a

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Dr. Peter Creticos

Dr. Peter Creticos is founder, President and Executive Director of the Institute for Work & the Economy, a Chicago-based research collaborative specializing in workforce and economic development policies and practice. Since its inception in 2000, the Institute for Work and the Economy has sought to be the source of original thinking on knotty economic and social issues. Dr. Creticos and team are launching the inaugural conference Many Futures of Work: Possibilities or Perils, Oct 5-6, 2017, Chicago. Previously, Dr. Creticos was a Fellow and the Institute for Latino Studies at Notre Dame University. He was also a Senior Research Associate at the Center for Governmental Studies after serving
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https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2429/working-on-purpose 25/10/2017 03:00 25/10/2017 04:00 Working on Purpose https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/2429/working-on-purpose Every morning we wake up to the news that some seismic shift has occurred in the world of work or international marketplace, like when Amazon announced its intended purchase of Whole Foods. Or, we learn on the headline news that our company will be liquidated which might just mean we’re out of work, a phenomenon that occurred for a Teavana employee recently. What do these changes mean to the ongoing evolution of the workforce and the economic development policies that may undergird and support them? The sheer disruption with which we work today introduces a terrific array of “knotty economic and social issues,” and this week’s guest shares the work he and his institute are doing to investigate them and provide solutions and his thoughts on the immediate direction the world of labor is heading. We’ll talk about how the upcoming conference he is chairing aims to reframe the futures of work conversation including the massive disruptions technology brings. VoiceAmerica | Talk Radio | Online Talk Radio studio@voiceamerica.com false DD/MM/YYYY Add to Calendar
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