Reskilling the Workforce for Technological Advancement


Meçik O. (Editor)

IGI Global, Pennsylvania, 2024

  • Publication Type: Book / Research Book
  • Publication Date: 2024
  • Publisher: IGI Global
  • City: Pennsylvania
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

The modern workforce is continually evolving, presenting an ongoing challenge to business stakeholders, from workers to administration. Technological advancements, shifting consumer preferences, and the ever-changing global economic landscape have set the stage for a resounding conundrum. How can workers, employers, and society adapt to this rapidly transforming environment? Reskilling the Workforce for Technological Advancement presents an answer in the concept of reskilling existing workforces.

As highlighted in the book, reskilling offers a path to not only address the challenges faced by individuals but also to propel businesses and society forward. The first issue at hand is the need for workers to continually develop new skills and adapt to new roles in response to technological advancements. Reskilling the Workforce for Technological Advancement presents a compelling solution by outlining how reskilling can open to new career opportunities, boost earning potential, and provide the necessary tools for individuals to remain competitive.

From the lens of employers, the book unveils how reskilling can lead to improved productivity, reduced turnover, and heightened employee engagement. By investing in training and development programs, businesses can ensure their workforce is well-equipped to meet the demands of the ever-changing job market. This insight is pivotal for companies seeking a competitive edge in the modern business landscape. Society benefits from reskilling as it addresses skill gaps and reduces unemployment, effectively steering us towards a more prosperous future. Reskilling the Workforce for Technological Advancement is formidable resource that can guide us through this evolving landscape, offering concrete solutions to the complex issues faced by individuals, businesses, and society as a whole.