My Favorite Workplace Trends for 2017

My Favorite Workplace Trends for 2017

During the last week of every year, I scout business articles and professional journals for next year’s workplace trends (so you don’t have to).  Here are the three I found most interesting for 2017: The blended workforce.  We are not talking about blended generations...
Move over Millennials, Generation Z is here!

Move over Millennials, Generation Z is here!

I know you’ve heard a lot from me about Millennials in the workplace.  They’re the largest generation since the baby boomers and already make up the majority of the workforce.  They’re tech savvy, multi-taskers who work well in groups, appreciate frequent feedback and...
Jobs of the Future: Digital Detoxer and Urban Shepherd

Jobs of the Future: Digital Detoxer and Urban Shepherd

I haven’t been able to stop thinking about a factoid I heard a few weeks ago at a workshop by Randstad’s Jim Link on the topic of the changing global workforce. He quoted this statistic:  65% of preschool kids will have jobs that don’t exist today. Of course, when we...