THE FUTURE OF WORK AFTER COVID-19. Presenter: Lisa Taylor, The Challenge Factory
Wednesday June 10, 2020 – 1:00 – 2:00pm
Every day, companies are taking up new technologies, policies, and processes—including the move to permanent remote work models. The need for predictability and reassurance grows during crises, as people are drawn to certainty, rules, and guidelines with new urgency. But declaring what the future will hold creates boundaries and expectations that can limit creativity and opportunity. Join us to talk about tools, capacity-building, and decisions that need to be made to determine the Future of Work in Canada.
AN EVOLUTING LONGEVITY ECONOMY: WHAT RISK WITHOUT COMPASSION? Presenter: Mark Venning, Change Rangers
Wednesday June 24, 2020 – 1:00 – 2:00pm
Prior to this COVID World, a Longevity Economy emerged – part of the whole that includes multi-sector economic activities relevant to the needs of older people. While the whole economy has profoundly changed, over the next decade, the social and economic needs of aging populations will evolve with it. Some economists and marketers predict this will come with a call for a more Compassionate Economy. How true is this for you? What risk is there to any Longevity Economy business without compassion? Join us for a thought-provoking discussion about how new human behaviours and perspectives might lead us forward.
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