David Nordfors

i4j Thought Leader: Marc Prensky

By David Nordfors / May 23, 2017 / 0 Comments
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Marc Prensky, founder of the Global Future Education Foundation and author of the recent book “Education to Better Their World.” Producer: Martin Wasserman

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i4j Thought Leader: Brandon Busteed

By David Nordfors / May 23, 2017 / 0 Comments
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Brandon Busteed leads Gallup’s education work across K-12 and higher education. Producer: Martin Wasserman FutureTalk TV

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Coolabilities Presented at the UN Autism Advantage Event

By David Nordfors / April 1, 2017 / 0 Comments
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    Here is my speech at the World Autism Advantage Event at the United Nations, March 31 2017: (more about coolabilities here) Ladies and Gentlemen,  I thank the organizers for inviting me to such an important event and all of you for being here. Everyone has strengths and weaknesses. But once someone is called … Read moreCoolabilities Presented at the UN Autism Advantage Event

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GOOD JOBS AS A SERVICE (GJAAS) The Customer Needs to Earn A Living

By David Nordfors / February 24, 2017 / 0 Comments
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“Good Jobs As A Service (GJAAS) – The Customer Needs to Earn A Living ” is the provocative theme of the i4j Yearly Summit 2017 From the worker’s point of view, a job is a service for earning a living.  Every worker wants a good service, but it is difficult to find. People will bribe and pull strings … Read moreGOOD JOBS AS A SERVICE (GJAAS) The Customer Needs to Earn A Living

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i4j Book: Disrupting Unemployment

By David Nordfors / March 24, 2016 / 0 Comments
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  “Disrupting Unemployment” (on Amazon) by i4j co-founders David Nordfors and Vint Cerf, along with  managing editor Max Senges published by the i4j Leadership Forum and the Kauffman Foundation, has been released.  The book reframes the future of work, from the “race against the machine” to “Disrupting Unemployment”, with Vint Cerf and David Nordfors presenting a combination the  i4j Leadership Forum and their own … Read morei4j Book: Disrupting Unemployment

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The Idea Behind i4j Innovation for Jobs and “Disrupting Unemployment”

By David Nordfors / March 15, 2016 / 0 Comments
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i4j co-founders Vint Cerf and David Nordfors present the idea behind Innovation for Jobs and present the i4j book “Disrupting Unemployment” . Produced by Silvina Moschini.

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Matching Talent With Opportunity

By David Nordfors / March 12, 2016 / 0 Comments
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The Gig Economy

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How DOL might facilitate an Innovation for Jobs Ecosystem

By David Nordfors / January 8, 2016 / 0 Comments
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By David Nordfors An idea for innovation-for-jobs policy, building venture value chains for startups. The idea of this model is to align existing interests and incentives for the stakeholders. Government stimulates the competitive commercial business by sharing the risk for investors, so that they get all the upside if it goes well and half the downside if … Read moreHow DOL might facilitate an Innovation for Jobs Ecosystem

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i4j Beginnings: INNOVATION AND JOB CREATION Workshop 3 March 2011 at Stanford University

By David Nordfors / October 30, 2015 / 0 Comments
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Here are the notes from the workshop at Stanford University that planted the seed that was to become i4j INNOVATION AND JOB CREATION 3 March 2011 at Wallenberg Hall, Stanford University Organized and chaired by Sven Otto Littorin, Visiting Scholar, and David Nordfors, Ph.D., Founding Executive Director, Stanford Center for Innovation and Communication (SCIC), Stanford University. Purpose: … Read morei4j Beginnings: INNOVATION AND JOB CREATION Workshop 3 March 2011 at Stanford University

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