For the last few decades, both the public and private sectors have gradually weakened support structures that have strengthened the American workforce for generations. We cannot hide our heads in the sand! Business, education and government leaders from the US and abroad must understand this workforce dilemma and proactively work together to come up with solutions. Read more #leadership #business #education #government #workforce
This is great time to reflect on 2017's successes and challenges and to focus on moving forward in 2018. Take a few minutes to think about your business or organization, your team, your work, your family, and your community.
List goals or problems to solve.
Review progress regularly.
Adjust your game plan as needed.
Lead and live on purpose this year!
We've all heard that robots are going to take our jobs -- but what can we do about it? Innovation expert David Lee says that we should start designing jobs that unlock our hidden talents and passions -- the things we spend our weekends doing -- to keep us relevant in the age of robotics. "Start asking people what problems they're inspired to solve and what talents they want to bring to work," Lee says. "When you invite people to be more, they can amaze us with how much more they can be."
Many entrepreneurs neglect their spiritual growth, relationships and overall health because of the many demands on their time. Please don't choose to neglect the priorities that matter the most long term. It will take a toll on your quality of life including your mental health. Read more
Dassault Systèmes partners with Wichita State University to open an advanced manufacturing center that could further develop how colleges teach engineering. … You can share a classroom with NASA engineers. … Robot orders, shipments get a big bump in North America. … Automation M&A trending upward, too. Read more
This simple exercise is a great way to pause, be mindful, reflect, and take action. It can be easily applied to your business, work or personal life. Read more
Pedego is taking profitable advantage of two converging trends: Aging customers looking for an easier bike to ride and aging founders who want a second (or third or fourth) act. Almost all Pedego dealership owners are in their 50s, 60s, and 70s. Read article
Take stock of big wins over the past year and assess the areas you need to improve in Read article
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