We are moving at accelerated speed into the information economy. Populations in economic powerhouses like Japan and Germany are aging. Their workforce is shrinking like never before in history. Globally, the available talent pool is changing. These demographic shifts of enormous power have been under way for decades and are already surfacing in the lives of millions.
Shifts that never make the front page are changing our lives.
And now, several trends are compounding.
The gender gap is reversing. We are moving into uncharted territory – and -the winner is….(spoiler-alert…)
This is an excerpt from a speech at our WEFOUND event hosted by Evernote on 18 February 2015 in Zurich and a preview of Barbara’s upcoming book “Female Shift”.