Category Archives: HR Strategy

2018: Why the full-time job will never be so precious, as the gig economy crumbles and judgment work is digitized

2018: Why the full-time job will never be so precious, as the gig economy crumbles and judgment work is digitized

The onus is circling back to the value of being a full-time employee

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HfS strikes HR tech gold with Steve

HfS strikes HR tech gold with Steve

HR technology veteran Steve Goldberg joins HfS as Research Vice President

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Social media has turned us into a society of gibbering digital morons

Social media has turned us into a society of gibbering digital morons

It’s time to make things real again…

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Did Randstad just pay $429m too much for Monster?

Did Randstad just pay $429m too much for Monster?

Why did staffing giant Ranstad buy the shriveled remains of a legacy resumé-based online recruitment site?

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We are all outcome workers, whether we like it or not...

We are all outcome workers, whether we like it or not...

Does anyone care how hard you work, or do they care what you have achieved?

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Will you really have to retire at 50? Not if you're smart about marketing and repackaging your skills

Will you really have to retire at 50? Not if you're smart about marketing and repackaging your skills

Phil Fersht gives a contrarian viewpoint to Len Kendall's article "Get ready to retire at 50…Not because you want to, but because you'll have to"

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The broader issues behind Brexit send a frightening message to the services industry

The broader issues behind Brexit send a frightening message to the services industry

This rebellion against the establishment can be clearly mirrored in our enterprises, where similar issues of disenfranchisement are rapidly permeating with 30% of rote services jobs likely to be eliminated

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Digital labor will trim 1.4 million global services jobs by 2021

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Low skilled, routine jobs drop 30% as many of these roles get phased out over the next 5 years, resulting in a net loss in the global services industry of 9%, totaling 1.4 million jobs by 2021

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Futurist Gerd Leonhard to keynote at HfS Cognition this September

Futuring Gerd Leonhard will keynote at HfS' Cognition Summit this September

Phil Fersht interviews Futurist Gerd Leonhard prior to his keynote at the HfS Cognition Summit this September

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When did employees become "costs"?

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Human labor should be viewed as a valuable commodity that adds value to a business, not some burden on the profit margin that needs to be eliminated

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