There will soon be 1 million open jobs in tech but only 500,000 will be filled with the existing labor pool. At the same time, there is a marked gender and racial disparity. Fixing the latter may very well fix the former, according to Dell Chief Customer Officer Karen Quintos. In this episode, Quintos shares how businesses can work to eliminate bias, scale up their diversity efforts, and fill the pipeline for new tech talent.
Digital transformation has received so much attention over the last few years. There has been an abundance of dialog on digital transformation, but it appears that despite that interest, concerns remain. Eric Vanderburg, Vice President at Technology Concepts & Design, discusses the three main challenges that most companies are facing.
Digital transformation is driving change within organizations and prompting leaders to consider a dedicated executive to head the digital strategy and lead the organization through change.
98% of Gen Z are using technology in school, according to a Dell Technologies survey of 12,000 Gen Z secondary and post-secondary students about their readiness for the workforce. Social media entrepreneur, Natalie Zfat, discusses some of the interesting results.
Sometimes the best way to get ahead in business is to think small. Compared to the multi-billion-dollar titans in their industry, Rio Grande Pacific is more nimble, reactive, and able to communicate more closely with the niche market they serve. On this episode, Rio Grande Pacific CIO Jason Brown shares how his IT department mixes traditional IT, marketing and customer service to drive innovation. Because IT can become a profit center for any business… if you have the right mindset.
Will Gen Z cause a generational divide in workplace? Will teams of seasoned professionals be overthrown by this new generation of digital natives? The future may be more positive than you think.