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The Great Value Migration No. 2

90% of today’s professional jobs will disappear. Will your career disappear too? This week we, in part 2 of the GREAT VALUE MIGRATION we examine, why your job isn’t safe & why you shouldn’t care… As always, I invite you to be a part of the process by sharing your insights with me directly at jeff@jeffkaplan.com. SPECIAL NOTE: Thank …

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Is Your Organization Going Senile?

The social contract, the implicit agreement that once bound workers to organizations for entire careers, is no more.  Off-shoring, right-shoring, belt tightening and a tsunami of technical innovation shifted job demand from trade skills to knowledge work and changed the career landscape in less than a generation. Hierarchical command-and-control structures that simply asked employees to …

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DONALD TRUMP: PROPHET OR POISON… 3 REASONS WHY THE WORLD OWES HIM!

Hailed or hated, prophet or poison, Donald Trump’s presidential bid has fundamentally changed political discourse in ways that will benefit our nation and the world. Here’s why: Symbols & Systems: Humans are incapable of understanding complex systems as a whole. Instead, we rely on symbols to help us comprehend what we otherwise could not. For …

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Now What?

Over the last few weeks, I’ve had the privilege to conduct as series of interviews with four amazing leaders. One woman and three men, each the senior-most executives of their respective organizations, offered honest appraisals of their lives, careers and the businesses they’ve built. Although the organizations they lead differ by industry, geography and size, …

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