Who’s Generating the New Jobs, and What Skills Will Workers Need?

Long-range forces are changing the nature of work and how jobs will be created; they are also changing what kinds of jobs will be created. With tech and automation coming so quickly, which jobs will be replaced by machines? For those of us who will be hired, what skills should we possess? In this new, highly digitized economy, what kind of training will prospective employees need, and how might everyone prepare?

Festival: Aspen Ideas 2017

Watch and Listen: Economy

A healthy America requires a broad prosperity that goes beyond GDP statistics and stock-market valuations. More... See more
THIS EVENT IS NOT OPEN TO ADULTS OVER 21 YEARS OF AGE. We’ve selected some of the brightest minds on the Ideas Festival... See more
Featured Ideas Festival Scholar includes Carlos Pierre. Over the past several years, responsible investing has evolved... See more
Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker joins Walter Isaacson to discuss the opportunities for growth inherent in the... See more
Policy makers and economists have much to say about invigorating the country’s economic prospects and productivity.... See more
In times of financial crisis, we turn to national treasuries and central banks for solutions. The true power of these... See more

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