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Content Author:
David Autor, David Mindell, Elisabeth Reynolds
Date: 17 November 2020

In 2018, MIT launched the MIT Task Force on the Work of the Future. In November 2020, it released its final report, "The Work of the Future: Building Better Jobs in an Age of Intelligent Machines." The report provides insight into how new technologies are changing the nature of work and what institutional reforms are needed to support workers and promote broader shared prosperity. 

Content Author:
Sanjay Sarma, Bill Bonvillian
Date: 2 November 2020

This paper focuses on the question: What are the lessons from learning science and new technologies that could make online education, including workforce training, more effective?
 

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Vijay Kumar Ed. D, George Westerman
Date: 15 September 2020

Dr. Vijay Kumar, J-WEL Executive Director, and Dr. George Westerman, Principal Research Scientist at J-WEL Workforce Learning, introduce our event, From Trainer to Transformer: L&D as a Key Lever For Organizational Success.

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Date: 17 April 2020

Led by Assistant Director of J-WEL Workforce Learning Susan Young, participants report back on how their selected human skill(s) could be better trained or assessed in their particular context.

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Date: 16 April 2020

Susan Young, Assistant Director of J-WEL Workforce Learning, facilitates a discussion about how best to assess human skills.

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Date: 15 April 2020

Susan Young, Assistant Director of J-WEL Workforce Learning, facilitates a discussion about how best to train human skills.

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Date: 14 April 2020

Susan Young, Assistant Director of J-WEL Workplace Learning, asks:  What do we mean when we talk about human skills? What do human skills mean in various contexts?

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Date: 9 April 2020

Klems Antonio, Àngels Fitó Bertran, Dr. Hani Choudhry, and Dr. Deborah Liverman join us for a panel discussion to explore opportunities and challenges of providing career advice for students so they are work-ready for career success.

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Susan Young, Alexandra Lamb, Martin Scaglione, Janell Schmidt
Date: 8 April 2020

Susan Young facilitates a panel discussion with Alexandra Lamb, Martin Scaglione, and Janell Schmidt to explore opportunities and challenges of providing career advice for workers so they are able to advance in their careers.

Date: 6 April 2020

Prof. Sanjay Sarma, Vice President for Open Learning at MIT, answer questions from the Higher Education community.

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Date: 6 April 2020

George Westerman, Principal Research Scientist at J-WEL Workforce Learning, shares  brand new research on the state of career advice in American organizations and the three problems that need to be solved for the workforce.

Content Author:
Jeff Dieffenbach
Date: 26 March 2020

During this webinar, MITili's Jeff Dieffenbach provides examples of credentials in action by examining two case studies -- the first, from the employer side, and the second from the learning management side. 

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Date: 4 March 2020

This report provides an overview of the March 2020 Human Skills Workshop (HSX), including key takeaways and insights from the workshop's expert panels.

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Louisa Rosenheck, Namrata Kala, Richard Varn, Momtchil Kovatchev
Date: 4 March 2020

During the March 4th, 2020 workshop "Human Skills: From Conversations to Convergence," Louisa Rosenheck, Namrata Kala, Richard Varn, and Momtchil Kovatchev share different methods to assess human skills.

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Date: 4 March 2020

During the March 4th, 2020 workshop "Human Skills: From Conversations to Convergence," George Westerman, Stephanie Couch, Wes Sonnenreich, Krish Menon, and Charles Boswell share different strategies to train human skills.

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Date: 4 March 2020

During the March 4th, 2020 workshop "Human Skills: From Conversations to Convergence," George Westerman, Gilda Colin, Jean Hammond, and Mariam Kakkar define human skills and share their importance in the workplace.

Content Author:
Bill Bonvillian, Susan Young
Date: 5 February 2020

New educational technologies and models for workforce education are evolving may be able to help rebuild critical gaps in Amerca's workforce education system. Learn about them in this webinar with MIT Lecturer Bill Bonvillian.

Date: 29 January 2020

Twenty-four durable skills that workers need to thrive in today's rapidly evolving organizations.

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Date: 28 January 2020

”Human Skills: Foundation for Success in the Future of Work” is a workshop designed to help participants understand essential non-technical skills for success in the complex work environments of today and tomorrow.

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Date: 9 January 2020

Dr. George Westerman, principal research scientist, Workforce Learning at J-WEL, and Abbie Lundberg, president of Lundberg Media, discuss their research and article published in the Harvard Business Review. The research explores how forward-thinking Chief Learning Officers (CLOs) conceive of their roles and organizations, and how other senior learning professionals can become transformers themselves.