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Future jobs : solving the employment and skills crisis

Author: Edward E Gordon; Audio-Tech Business Book Summaries, Inc.
Publisher: Willowbrook, IL : Audio-Tech Business Book Summaries, 2013.
Series: Audio-Tech Business Book Summaries (Series)
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : Abridged
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More than 30 million Americans are unemployed, underemployed, or have given up on looking for a job. Undoubtedly, the massive economic downturn after the financial crisis of 2007-2008 is a key factor in this situation. But the reason why the U.S. job market has stalled is not because employers cannot create enough jobs for the workers. The real problem is that our nation is failing to produce workers with the right  Read more...
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Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Edward E Gordon; Audio-Tech Business Book Summaries, Inc.
ISBN: 1118461304 9781118461303
OCLC Number: 863065568
Notes: "October 2013."
Awards: Commended for Axiom Business Book Awards (Success/Motivation) 2015
Description: 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Preface xi PART ONE Frameworks 1 Necessity 3 2 Aversion 18 3 Mindset 40 PART TWO Practice 4 Innovation 61 5 People 85 6 Collaboration 107 7 Customers 131 8 Leadership 152 PART THREE Possibilities 9 The Power of Travel 171 Epilogue: Taking the First Step 180 Toolkit 183 Additional Resources 202 Notes 207 Acknowledgments 211 About the Author 214 Index 215
Series Title: Audio-Tech Business Book Summaries (Series)
Responsibility: Edward E. Gordon.

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