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Insights on Change and the Future of Work. GWTNext- Global Workforce Transformation is a community of innovative, forward thinking professionals. GWTNext Manifesto   We are not leaving on the road that we came on.   We recognize that we are at a place of transformation and few industries will be exempt.   We don’t have all the answers, but are committed to figuring them out together.   We recognize that now is a time of peril, but also a time of great opportunity.   We choose to focus on opportunity.   We believe that real change is not an event, it’s a process.   We are dedicated to helping people, teams and organizations effectively and successfully maneuver the wild road of change!  
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INFOGRAPHIC: The Ultimate Complete Final Social Media Sizing Cheat Sheet

INFOGRAPHIC: The Ultimate Complete Final Social Media Sizing Cheat Sheet | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it
Need pixel dimensions and sizing information for Facebook, Twitter, Google+, YouTube, Pinterest, or LinkedIn? We put it all in one handy graphic.
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Do you ever wonder the recommended image size for the different social spaces?  Wonder no more.  

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It’s 2013: Change or die

It’s 2013: Change or die | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it
It's the third week of January. How are those resolutions working for you?
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Change or Die!  

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Four Innovation Trends to Watch in 2013

Four Innovation Trends to Watch in 2013 | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it
Will badging go big? Will multitasking be monetized? And other questions for the new year.
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Four Innovation Trends to Watch in 2013

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BeInkandescent: The Future Is Not a Footnote

BeInkandescent: The Future Is Not a Footnote | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it
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The Future Is Not a Footnote!  

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Eight Business Trends to Watch Out For in 2013

Eight Business Trends to Watch Out For in 2013 | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it
As 2012 comes swiftly to a close, businesses all over the world are left reeling at the barrage of challenges brought about by stupendous technological innovation and seismic shifts in consumer behaviour.
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Trends to watch out for in 2013.  

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BoozCo-Next-Wave-of-Digitization.pdf

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"It is critical that companies begin now to shift their focus beyond simply selling and maintaining their products and services within the current IT and telecom ecosystem. Instead, they must rethink everything from their operations to their sales and marketing processes to their cultures if they are to stay relevant in the digital future." 

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The world at work: Jobs, pay, and skills for 3.5 billion people | McKinsey Global Institute | Labor Markets | McKinsey & Company

The world at work: Jobs, pay, and skills for 3.5 billion people | McKinsey Global Institute | Labor Markets | McKinsey & Company | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it
A McKinsey & Company Labor Markets article.

Long-term wage trajectories, are the most powerful drivers of income polarization.

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'Generation M': The Emergence of "See and Hear" Brand Engagement

'Generation M': The Emergence of "See and Hear" Brand Engagement | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it
In the banking space, I'm often confronted with passionate arguments for why face-to-face interactions, the availability of advice and the psychological comfort of brick-and-mortar spaces still matter.
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Massive Open Online Courses -- A Threat Or Opportunity To Universities? - Forbes

Massive Open Online Courses -- A Threat Or Opportunity To Universities? - Forbes | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it
By Alex Zhu, Futurist, Technology Innovation, SAP In the past year, Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) have emerged to be a major trend in the education space, witnessed by the rapid takeoff of online universities such as Coursera, Udacity, and EdX.
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Wicked Opportunities - Kedge

Wicked Opportunities - Kedge | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it

"Wicked Opportunities© is a unique innovation program, highlighting the shift to a new landscape and economy of transformative invention. In the Postnormal world of the 21st Century, we have to reframe complexity as the natural order of growth, an empowering tool to be embraced and leveraged for greater opportunity. This in turn calls us to converge the previously siloed disciplines of the industrial age, giving birth to the "sweet spots" that reveal undiscovered and creative concepts, finally solving long-standing problems and seizing what were thought to be unreachable aspirations."  Kedge Principal Frank Spencer

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Working Out Doesn’t Just Make You Stronger, It Makes You Smarter

We already know the facts: Our country is in the midst of an obesity epidemic. Few American adults exercise enough, and that poor lifestyle choice is getting handed down to our children, who are getting fat at record levels.
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I Made the Robot Do It

I Made the Robot Do It | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it

A coming revolution in innovation and robotics will eliminate jobs and create new ones.

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Pranav Mistry: The thrilling potential of SixthSense technology | Video on TED.com

TED Talks At TEDIndia, Pranav Mistry demos several tools that help the physical world interact with the world of data -- including a deep look at his SixthSense device and a new, paradigm-shifting paper "laptop." In an onstage Q&A, Mistry says...
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Study: memories for social media are stronger than that for faces, books (Wired UK)

Study: memories for social media are stronger than that for faces, books (Wired UK) | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it
People seem to have a greater capacity for remembering posts on social media than faces or sentences from novels, according to a psychology study from the University of Warwick
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Memory from social media is high.  

(Thanks @DanSchawbel)
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Innovation Excellence | The Future of Work

Innovation Excellence | The Future of Work | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it
This presentation explores the new ways we are working and the implications for business and for workers. Each theme has 4 trends and each trend is supported by 4 examples, supporting statistics and implications defined by PSFK Labs team.
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The Future of Work (Thank you 

@ArnoldBeekes) 
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Microsoft Beats Apple And Google With Home Run - Forbes

Microsoft Beats Apple And Google With Home Run - Forbes | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it
All three companies see this as a big market and have been hard at work. Now in a small way Microsoft has beaten Apple and Google by acquiring Id8 Group R2 Studios.
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"Not too far into the future, it may become commonplace for people to run common functions in their homes using their smart phones." 

@TheAroraReport
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Small is fantastic

Small is fantastic | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it
Let's take a look at this BIND-014, guys In the film “Fantastic Voyage”, a microscopic submarine travels through a human body. That sort of adventure is not on...
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Small is fantastic. Exciting times for nanomedicine

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Ford's Futurist Says These Massive Trends Will Define 2013

Ford's Futurist Says These Massive Trends Will Define 2013 | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it
Trust as a hugely important commodity, ending the illusion of perfection, and the end of the scripted career. ;
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Ford's Futurist Says These Massive Trends Will Define 2013

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/fords-biggest-trends-for-2013-2012-12#ixzz2GqoAII7x

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Internet of Things, Oh How You've Grown | World Future Society

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Internet of Things, Oh How You've Grown | World Future Society

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Fast Future Report for ACCA on 100 Drivers of Change - 5 Minutes E...

Short summary of our report on 100 drivers of change for business and their implications.
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I've Heard A Lot Of Predictions About The Future Lately, But None Like This

I've Heard A Lot Of Predictions About The Future Lately, But None Like This | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it

I wouldn't give up on humanity just yet.

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Rapidly Shifting Markets: Leadership Tips for Keeping Up - Forbes

Rapidly Shifting Markets: Leadership Tips for Keeping Up - Forbes | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it
Read these tips for leaders on how engage your organization to help you recognize disruptive shifts before they occur — and help you turn those threats into opportunities.
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Innovators and Entrepreneurs — who just didn’t get the word.

Innovators and Entrepreneurs — who just didn’t get the word. They didn’t get the word that Germany will eat our breakfast or that China will eat our lunch. They didn’t get the word that we’re in a recession and heading for a fiscal cliff. They’re not interested in politics at all. Instead, they just go out and invent stuff and fix stuff and collaborate on stuff. They are our saving grace, and whenever I need a pick-me-up, I drop in on one of them. Thomas Friedman

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Google's Revolutionary Self-Driving Car

Google's Revolutionary Self-Driving Car | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it
People have no idea how game-changing Google's breakthrough truly is.
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5 Companies Changing the Way We Shop

5 Companies Changing the Way We Shop | GWTNext -GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION - PAVING THE TRAIL TO THE FUTURE. | Scoop.it
Consumers are becoming more comfortable shopping online.
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