Future of Work reading list

Updated: Apr 10, 2021

Future proof your job

At the June 2018 CCCE*, Tom Gram and Rob Pearson discussed about Learning, Technology and The Future of Work at our monthly meeting. They shared their references below and along with those references, I'd like for you to consider the following reading/viewing materials as well:

Below are the references Tom and Rob used for their presentation:

Select Resources and References

The Talented Mr. Robot - The Impact of Automation on Canada’s Workforce The Brookfield Institute for Innovation + Entrepreneurship https://goo.gl/4GMTxK

Advisory Council on Economic Growth , Dec 2017 Learning Nation: Equipping Canada’s Workforce with Skills for the Future https://www.budget.gc.ca/aceg-ccce/pdf/learning-nation-eng.pdf

Shift: The Commission on Work, Workers, and Technology


PEW Research Centre: The Future of Jobs and Jobs Training


Institute for the Future – Work + Learn Futures

http://www.iftf.org/learningfutures/ http://www.iftf.org/fileadmin/user_upload/downloads/work- learn/RiseofTheWorkingLearner_P.K.Jassal_H.Clark.pdf http://www.iftf.org/uploads/media/SR-1382A_UPRI_future_work_skills_sm.pdf http://www.iftf.org/uploads/media/IFTF_FutureWorkSkillsSummary_01.gif http://www.iftf.org/fileadmin/user_upload/downloads/wfi/ACTF_IFTF_FutureSkills-report.pdf

World Economic Forum- The Future of Jobs


World Economic Forum: A New Vision for Education (2015)


The Upside of Disruption – EY 2016 https://goo.gl/kNjtov

It’s human skills – not technical skills – that we need the most in today’s work force


Mckinsey Global Institute- Jobs Lost, Job Gained: Workforce Transition in a time of Automation Executive Summary: https://goo.gl/wfrGHF

Full Report: https://goo.gl/ZSzjTM

The Great Schools Revolution - The Economist


Learning at the speed of business – Mckinsey and Company

https://www.mckinsey.com/business-functions/organization/our-insights/learning-at-the- speed-of-business

Global Human Capitol Trends 2016- Deloitte University Press

https://www2.deloitte.com/content/dam/Deloitte/global/Documents/HumanCapital/gx-dup- global-human-capital-trends-2016.pdf

Training magazine – 20126 State of the Industry Report


State of Learning and Development 2016: Ready to Evolve


Performance X Design Blog Post- Mapping informal and Formal Learning Strategies to real work: https://goo.gl/qkek3k

Harold Jarche Blog Posts on Automation https://goo.gl/hyJNpA

Conference Board of Canada: Learning Cultures Lead the Way: Learning and Development Outlook 2018—14th Edition https://goo.gl/RcEKPB

Desire 2 Learn: The Changing World of Work https://goo.gl/Lfyp6d

Will a Robot take my job? https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-34066941

EY video-The Future of Work: https://goo.gl/Kjcdse

Geoff Colvin: Humans are Underrated https://goo.gl/p1oa4R

Jeroen J. G. van Merriënboer and Paul A. Kirschner: Ten Steps to Complex Learning https://goo.gl/s4Sefw

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*Canadian Community of Corporate Educators