Shift The Future of Work Is Already Here

ISBN-10: 0007427956

ISBN-13: 9780007427956

Edition: 2011

Authors: Lynda Gratton

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We are now facing a revolution in the way we work. This is not just about the impact that a low carbon enonomy will have on the way we work. It is also about how the nexus of technology and globalisation will work together with demographic and societal changes to fundamentally transform much of what we take for granted about work.
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List price: $14.99
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Limited
Publication date: 5/12/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.034

About the author
Preface: Tomorrow's work begins today
Introduction: Predicting the future of work
The Forces that Will Shape Your Future
The five forces
The Dark Side of the Default Future
Fragmentation: a three-minute world
Isolation: the genesis of loneliness
Exclusion: the new poor
The Bright Side of the Crafted Future
Co-creation: the multiplication of impact and energy
Social engagement: the rise of empathy and balance
Micro-entrepreneurship: crafting creative lives
The Shift
The first shift: from shallow generalist to serial master
The second shift: from isolated competitor to innovative connector
The third shift: from voracious consumer to impassioned producer
Notes on the Future
Notes to children, CEOs and governments
Learning more about The Shift
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