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4 Day Work Week Trial

Back in 2019 I wrote about the experiment Microsoft was doing in Japan where they found by giving burned out employees more time off (4 day week) productivity increased by 40%. (https://goxglobal.com/4-day-week-led-to-40-productivity-improvements/) Yesterday 70 companies across the UK signed up to trial out this new way of working. Four leading Academic institutions will be measuring …

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Organisations might face a skills shortage by 2030 for Project managers

“The global economy needs 25 million new project professionals by 2030, due to economic growth, an increase in the number of jobs requiring project management-oriented skills and retirement rates, a new report finds. To close the talent gap, 2.3 million project managers and changemakers will be needed to fill these roles every year to keep …

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Covid-19…….The bomb that decimated 195 million jobs and potentially millions of lives

As of April 24th 2020 the Corona Virus has spread around the world to over 200 countries with 2.7 million confirmed cases and tragically 191.000 have died. The world population is 7.8 billion and it grows with 83 million annually. So during the Corona Virus outbreak since Dec 2019 the world population grew by 33.2 …

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Artificial Intelligence, Automation and Universal Basic Income.

Many techno visionaries have proposed that a Universal Basic Income is essential to address the fact that Automation and Artificial Intelligence will likely replace most of the mainstream jobs in the future. Elon Musk is a vocal proponent of this as is Mark Zuckerberg, the latter seeing “universal basic income as a way to inspire …

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