November 28, 2019 /04:03 PM / By Deloitte / Header Image
Plan for this session...
... Megatrends, Human Capital Trends and their impact on Work as we know it
What is the Future?
Megatrends that impact Society and Business Landscape according to various research institutes and business advisors
Demographic Change and Female Shift
Selected areas that will impact the workforce of the future
... and the 4th may cause more change than the previous ones combined
Digital Disruption + 4th Industrial Revolution
Selected areas that will impact the Workforce of the Future
The Robot Apocalypse
The Unleashed Workforce
Nothing will be the same
The workforce of tomorrow will be very different to today
The future will impact more than just work
This time for ...?
Future of Work in Africa
Initial thoughts in 4 areas
Skills - the burning platform
Employers across the region already identify inadequately skilled workforces as a major constraint to their businesses, including 41% of all firms in Tanzania, 30% in Kenya, 9% in South Africa and 6% in Nigeria. This pattern may get worse in the future. In South Africa alone, 39% of core skills required across occupations will be wholly different by 2020. (WEF).