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i4j Thought Leader: Chally Grundwag

By David Nordfors / May 23, 2017 / Comments Off on i4j Thought Leader: Chally Grundwag
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Chally Grundwag, lead researcher of the Coolabilities Project, which seeks to discover useful and valuable abilities in people who are otherwise considered disabled Producer: Martin Wasserman

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i4j Thought Leader: Thorkil Sonne

By David Nordfors / May 23, 2017 / Comments Off on i4j Thought Leader: Thorkil Sonne
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Thorkil Sonne, director and president of the Specialisterne Foundation,  which finds high quality employment for people with autism Producer: Martin Wasserman

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i4j Thought Leader: Daniel Doktori

By David Nordfors / May 23, 2017 / Comments Off on i4j Thought Leader: Daniel Doktori
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Daniel Doktori is chief of staff and general counsel of Credly, a company that enables you to develop your own set of digital credentials that you control, and that employers can rely on for accuracy. Producer: Martin Wasserman

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i4j Thought Leader: Phil Auerswald

By David Nordfors / May 23, 2017 / Comments Off on i4j Thought Leader: Phil Auerswald
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Philip Auerswald, founding Executive Director of the Global Entrepreneurship Research Network and author of “The Code Economy: A Forty-Thousand Year History.” Producer: Martin Wasserman

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i4j Thought Leader: Esther Wojcicki

By David Nordfors / May 23, 2017 / Comments Off on i4j Thought Leader: Esther Wojcicki
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Esther Wojcicki, founder and long time director of the Palo Alto H.S. journalism program, and author of the recent book “Moonshots in Education.” Producer: Martin Wasserman

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i4j Thought Leader: Marc Prensky

By David Nordfors / May 23, 2017 / Comments Off on i4j Thought Leader: Marc Prensky
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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 / Comments Off on i4j Thought Leader: Brandon Busteed
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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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i4j Book: Disrupting Unemployment

By David Nordfors / March 24, 2016 / Comments Off on i4j Book: Disrupting Unemployment
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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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Matching Talent With Opportunity

By David Nordfors / March 12, 2016 / Comments Off on Matching Talent With Opportunity
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How synesthesia helps me to “read” people

By David Nordfors / August 18, 2015 / Comments Off on How synesthesia helps me to “read” people
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(This post is a comment on ‘How To Disrupt Unemployment‘ by Vint Cerf and David Nordfors, which provocatively – and not without reactions – used an aura-healer in their scenario for a service that can disrupt unemployment. This post by Joana, a synesthete, seems to validate their scenario) By Joana  Few months ago, I hired a dark green … Read moreHow synesthesia helps me to “read” people

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