HR Happy Hour 219 - Keeping Your Career Safe from the Robots
Recorded LIVE from SuccessConnect 2015 in Las Vegas, August 11, 2015
Hosts: Steve Boese, Trish McFarlane
Guest: Karie Willyerd, SuccessFactors
This week on the HR Happy Hour Show, Steve sat down at SuccessFactors customer conference SuccessConnect and spoke with Karie Willyerd, Workplace Futurist (i.e. the best job title ever), and author of the upcoming book Stretch: How to Future-Proof Yourself for Tomorrow's Workplace.
On the show, Steve and Karie talked about just what a Workplace Futurist does, what are some of the big-picture work and workplace challenges that lay ahead for organizations, and then dove into the the issues and workplace opportunities that increased use of robotics and automation present. Karie laid out 5 key principles that anyone can use to help ensure their continued development, assert their value, and keep themselves and their careers safe from our future robot overlords.
This was a really fun