What is the tech industry’s responsibility to talent in the age of automation?
Could our industry become a sector where layoffs are more prevalent than skills shortages?
The struggle to find and hire skilled tech professionals is holding at fever pitch for most businesses today. Around the world I have seen employers take inventive and sometimes aggressive approaches to finding the data, UX, cloud, security, Web, mobile and AI experts their busy IT organizations need. Most recently, a client of mine hosted a global hackathon focused on new product and service development. While the technologists who came to the event focused on the issues and innovation at hand, recruiters and hiring managers were also out in force looking to identify candidates in the unusually target-rich environment.
Continue reading Anna Frazzetto’s CDO at the Center blog, “What is the tech industry’s responsibility to talent in the age of automation?” featured on CIO.com.