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The Gig Economy

By David Nordfors / March 12, 2016 / Comments Off on The Gig Economy
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Is Unemployment A Problem Or An Opportunity? How Much Value Can You Create If You Hate Or Are Indifferent To Your Job? And What Changes If You Are Actually Passionate About It? Get The Answers From Innovation For Jobs Ecosystem Co​​-​​Founder David Nordfors

By i4j team / March 8, 2016 / Comments Off on Is Unemployment A Problem Or An Opportunity? How Much Value Can You Create If You Hate Or Are Indifferent To Your Job? And What Changes If You Are Actually Passionate About It? Get The Answers From Innovation For Jobs Ecosystem Co​​-​​Founder David Nordfors
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INNOVATION FOR JOBS (Part 2​)​: Is Unemployment A Problem Or An Opportunity? How Much Value Can You Create If You Hate Or Are Indifferent To Your Job? And What Changes If You Are Actually Passionate About It? Get The Answers From Innovation For Jobs Ecosystem Co​-​Founder David Nordfors by Cosmin Gheorghe, David Nordfors David Nordfors … Read more Is Unemployment A Problem Or An Opportunity? How Much Value Can You Create If You Hate Or Are Indifferent To Your Job? And What Changes If You Are Actually Passionate About It? Get The Answers From Innovation For Jobs Ecosystem Co​​-​​Founder David Nordfors

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Do We Have To Race Against the Machines? How About shifting From A Task​-​Centered To A People​-​Centered Economy? Get The Answers From i4J Co​-​Founder David Nordfors

By i4j team / March 7, 2016 / Comments Off on Do We Have To Race Against the Machines? How About shifting From A Task​-​Centered To A People​-​Centered Economy? Get The Answers From i4J Co​-​Founder David Nordfors
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INNOVATION FOR JOBS (Part 1): Do We Have To Race Against the Machines? How About shifting From A Task-Centered To A People-Centered Economy? Get The Answers From i4J Co-Founder David Nordfors by THE CULTURE INFLUENCER This is Part 1 from a discussion I had with David Nordfors, Co-founder and Co-Chair (together with Vint Cerf, known … Read more Do We Have To Race Against the Machines? How About shifting From A Task​-​Centered To A People​-​Centered Economy? Get The Answers From i4J Co​-​Founder David Nordfors

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What Does the Internet Have To Do With The Collective Unconscious? A Conversation With VINT CERF About Wine, Culture, Technology & Globalization

By i4j team / March 7, 2016 / Comments Off on What Does the Internet Have To Do With The Collective Unconscious? A Conversation With VINT CERF About Wine, Culture, Technology & Globalization
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I have the privilege to be able to share with you my conversation with one of the most influential person of our times. VINT CERF, the co-creator of the basic architecture of internet, kindly and graciously accepted my invitation to talk about the World as an Ecosystem: wine, technology, globalization, culture, artificial intelligence, virtual reality, disrupting unemployment, the uncertainty of change, the future of the internet, the danger of the Digital Dark Age, and much more.

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Rethinking Work in the Era of Smart Machines

By Jeff Saperstein / February 8, 2016 / Comments Off on Rethinking Work in the Era of Smart Machines
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We have entered the era of Smart Machines (Artificial Intelligence, powered by Cloud, Analytics, Social Networks and accessible through mobile devices and sensors) that provides great opportunity for individuals, communities, regions, countries and the planet; yet, it is disrupting traditional assumptions and beliefs about the certainty of organizations, employment, and the nature of work itself. … Read more Rethinking Work in the Era of Smart Machines

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jobseeker’s experience

By Gregory Tseytin / January 26, 2016 / Comments Off on jobseeker’s experience
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I am a computer scientist and software engineer. I am 79 and I have been unsuccessfully applying for a professional employment for the last 4 years. Ageism? Yes, probably, at least in 95% of cases. But I am still interested in the remaining 5%. What jobs are offered? Typically, companies are looking for someone with … Read more jobseeker’s experience

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How DOL might facilitate an Innovation for Jobs Ecosystem

By David Nordfors / January 8, 2016 / Comments Off on How DOL might facilitate an Innovation for Jobs Ecosystem
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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 more How DOL might facilitate an Innovation for Jobs Ecosystem

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i4j at The House of Lords in London

By Felix Velarde / November 30, 2015 / Comments Off on i4j at The House of Lords in London
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Driving towards 100% employment Last Thursday I was excited to be part of the i4j Forum, the organisation chaired by Vint Cerf (one of the fathers of the internet and Vice President of Google) and David Nordfors (of Stanford and the World Economic Forum). The day was hosted by Lord Jim Knight and Katz Kiely, … Read more i4j at The House of Lords in London

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Robot Journalists

How Human Journalists can retain their Jobs in the Age of Robot Journalists or Automated Journalism

By Noam Lemelshtrich Latar / November 29, 2015 / Comments Off on How Human Journalists can retain their Jobs in the Age of Robot Journalists or Automated Journalism
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As a founding dean of the biggest school of Communications in the Israeli academia I am responsible for preparing our graduates to retain their jobs in the age of automated journalism or robotic journalism. Artificial Intelligence is penetrating all aspects of journalism activities- data collection, data analysis and the composition of the narratives. Millions of … Read more How Human Journalists can retain their Jobs in the Age of Robot Journalists or Automated Journalism

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Next:Economy What is the Future of Work

By Guy Bieber / November 25, 2015 / Comments Off on Next:Economy What is the Future of Work
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O’Reilly saw a major problem brewing in the workplace and affecting the economy, so they decided to bring people from government, businesses, and organizations together that want to fix these problem. The result was Next:Economy, which this document summarizes

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