Perspectives

Forces of change

The Future of Work

The future of work signifies the opportunity to evolve our workforces and workplaces. This evolution is being shaped by two powerful forces: the growing adoption of automation in the workplace, and the expansion of the workforce to include both traditional and non-traditional talent.

Technological advances, demographic shifts, and changing consumer expectations seem to be fundamentally changing the way people work and the way organisations design jobs and work environments. Some see this as a challenge and, let’s face it, it’s not easy, but it can be an opportunity to reimagine workforce models and organisational practices to improve business performance.

Organisations are asking, what will the future workforce look like? How will we redesign jobs and work? Where will work happen? How will businesses operate under the new realities of work? Addressing these questions should start with understanding how three major future of work forces – technology, shifting demographics, and empowered global customers – interact.

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