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Preparing for the Rise of the Non-permanent Workforce

September 17, 2019

If the workforce of the future will rely just as heavily on non-permanent workers—freelancers, consultants, and independent contractors—as it will on in-house employees, how can employers and leaders best optimize these relationships?

The End of the World As We Know It

September 12, 2019

New technology is leading a global culture shift in the workplace. How should business leaders look at the future of work when it comes to creating a sense of community with a remote workforce, addressing multiple generations’ digital preferences, and more? Tamara McCleary, CEO of Thulium, explains the writing on the wall.

Episode 42: Driving Digital Transformation…Through Leadership, Humility and Empathy

Duration 27:20

What does it take to guide a business through digital transformation? It’s more than just investing in the right technology and waiting for the benefits to roll in. For Greg Bowen, SVP, Digital Acceleration & CTO, Dell Digital, transformation is just as much about people, process and culture as it is technology. It takes humility, empathy and patience to affect true transformative change. In this episode, Greg explains how the process is underway at Dell Digital, the IT organization that supports Dell, and how you can get started with your business.

Why We Need to Encourage Children to Imagine the ‘Science Fiction’

Duration 4:28

The Institute for the Future and Dell Technologies are exploring emerging technologies as they intersect with evolving social and economic forces to define the future of work. See how children in Mumbai react to classroom visitors as they learn the possibilities of careers not yet created.

Modeled After Mother Nature, These Robots May Save the Oceans

September 3, 2019

Soft robots—and their use in nature observation and exploration—are not new, but combining research with artificial intelligence is helping scientists create next-gen robots that offer new promise for monitoring marine life.

Leveraging AI for Good – A Global Opportunity for Policy-Makers

September 2, 2019

Artificial intelligence (AI) is often considered the key technology of the 21st century. A human-centered approach to AI will be …