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What We Offer
The Future of Talent Institute is a consortium of organizations and individuals who explore emerging issues in talent management, staffing, recruiting, employee development, retention and leadership development. Our members comprise a wide range of sizes, industries and locations. Read more…
The Future of Talent Institute provides early insights and in-depth research into employment trends, demographics, workforce attitudes, organizational structure, and new technologies so that your firm can make faster and better decisions about talent and talent-related issues. Learn more here.
The Future of Talent Institute roots go back to Kevin Wheeler and Eileen Clegg’s work in at Institute for the Future, where they identified talent as a key area of focus. Click here to read details bios of Kevin and Eileen.
The Future of Work
Once upon a time we sold products much as we “sell” jobs & organizations today. At the turn of the 20 century, merchants waited for a potential buyer to show up. The buyer was supposed to know what they wanted and ask for it. Most of the merchandise was kept in...
What makes a person an outstanding recruiting leader? Is it the ability to set a vision, develop a strategy, or manage a budget? Or is it something much less visible and subtler?I believe that leadership is not something we are born with, although we may have a...
Big data has become a mainstream topic and more and more organizations are hiring data scientists and learning how to gather, collate and extract useful information from vast amounts of data. At this point in the evolution of data science, we can collect data and...
Current Employment Trends
U.S. Pop Working Part-Time, Consultants, or Self-Employed
U.S. Population Employed by Manufacturing (Less than 13%)
U.S. Population Living in Urban Areas
U.S. Unemployment Rate (07/16)
U.S. Job Seekers Starting Own Company (Q2 2014)
U.S. Average Employment Tenure (Years)
U.S. Civilian Labor Force Participation Rate (07/16)