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Posts from the ‘Labor Market’ Category

The Death of the Single Skill Set

The future of work is here today, and the nature of both manufacturing and knowledge jobs will never be the same. Leaders today must be prepared to help employees deal with the death of the single skill set, recognize the power of digital technology to disrupt their industries, and begin the work of helping their employees develop the multiple skills they will need to remain employable and contribute to the success of the organization.

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A Lifeline for Retailers in a Challenging Climate

In the end, it is not cutting labor, but rather investing in and supporting labor that will increase sales, and protect the profitability of stores.

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Planning for – and Embracing – the Gig Economy

From labor laws that provide protection to the interests of independent workers to company policies that offer more flexibility and adapt to future changes, the time to embrace the gig economy, and benefit from it, is here.

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