RES.15-003 | Spring 2016 | Graduate

Shaping the Future of Work (15.662x)

1 Introduction: Challenges and Opportunities

1.2 Challenges and Opportunities as You Enter the Workforce

Now that you have a sense for the course, and the course team, let’s kick things off with an interview with the Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez. Mr. Perez has a distinguished record of public service. In the video below, Professor Kochan asks Mr. Perez to reflect on the changing nature of work, the importance of education, pressing challenges for the current workforce, and possible solutions. 

Video: A Message from U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez to the Next Generation Workforce

Course Info

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Spring 2016
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