Walmart is getting serious about the metaverse

Key point: The company’s recent trademark filings indicate plans for NFTs and cryptocurrencies Original author and publication date: Emma roth - January 16, 2022 Futurizonte Editor's Note: Will the metaverse be unavoidable now that Walmart…

Why higher education must evolve to help fill…

Summary: Industry and academia are exploring skill acquisition and certificate programs to better prepare the workforce for a new economy Original author and publication date: Fastco Works - November 18, 2021 Futurizonte Editor's Note: The…

How to ensure that the future of work…

Summary: The hybrid workplace will be unequal, unless bosses design it not to be Original author and publication date: Sacha Nauta - November 8, 2021 Futurizonte Editor's Note: The mere arrival of the future doesn't…

Robots are taking clerical jobs, too, studies show

Summary: Robots are taking over jobs in communication, office procedures, and clerical duties, affecting mostly women with no college degree. Original author and publication date: Steve Gravelle - November 5, 2021 Futurizonte Editor's Note: "My…

AI and the Future of Work Skills

Summary: Fears about artificial intelligence taking over jobs might seem logical, but the reality is that AI could open up a whole slew of opportunities for professionals. Original author and publication date: Aayat Ali -…

Want to know what future battles over globalization…

Summary: The worldwide shortage of semiconductors is a window into competing priorities about how to handle the virtues and vices of global economic integration. Original authors and publication date: Anthe Roberts and Nicolas Lamp -…

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CEO counsels workers to train for a future…

Summary: The venerated skills of problem solving and critical thinking are needed more than ever as workers confront a fast-changing work world. Original author and publication date: Christine M. Johnson-Hall - October 9, 2021 Futurizonte…