A Path to Thriving: Opportunity and Resilience in the Accelerated Future of Work


Presenters: Jeffrey L. Schwartz, Deloitte Consulting; and Cara Capretta, Oracle

View live: April 7, 2 p.m. ET / 11 a.m. PT (available for on-demand viewing through August 2020)

Program length: 60 minutes

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In the COVID-19 era, organizations have quickly pivoted to virtual work in rates previously unimaginable. But what’s next for business leaders as they shift their focus from a “survival” mindset to one that enables them thrive in the future? Jeffrey Schwartz, the Deloitte U.S. Future of Work leader, and Cara Capretta, vice president of Human Capital Management Transformation at Oracle will discuss perspectives from the 2021 Global Human Capital Trends research and Schwartz’s new book on the future of work, Work Disrupted. The topics that will be explored include the implications of COVID-19 on re-architecting work, unleashing the workforce, and adapting the workplace for the future.

In this webcast, you will:

  • Understand current work, workforce, and workplace trends and how COVID-19 has accelerated these trends
  • Explore key findings from the 2021 Global Human Capital Trends research—the world’s largest longitudinal study of HR, talent and related technology topics ever conducted
  • Learn how to thrive in today’s world of perpetual disruption by re-architecting work to put work at the center of transformation
About the presenters:


Jeffrey L. Schwartz is a senior consulting partner at Deloitte and a recognized global advisor and thought leader in the future of work. He is the author of Work Disrupted and a visiting lecturer at Cornell Tech’s MBA program. He has been a consulting partner for 25 years and he has extensive experience in workforce and workplace transformation, work redesign, and human capital issues in global and growth markets. Schwartz currently leads the U.S. Consulting Future of Work research and practice; he is the co-founder and was the U.S. lead partner from 2016-2019 for Deloitte Catalyst in Tel Aviv (the US-Israel Innovation Tech Terminal), and he has been the global editor and senior researcher for 11 years of Deloitte’s Global Human Capital Trends report, one of the world’s leading annual reports on the future of the workforce, organizations and HR, which he started in 2011.

Cara Capretta is vice president of the HCM transformation practice at Oracle. She has over 25 years of HR experience. A recognized speaker and thought leader in talent management, Capretta is regularly featured at conferences, including Argyle, Evanta, HR Tech and Oracle OpenWorld. She leads a team of former HR executives who evangelize HR transformation and share best practices with Oracle clients in North America. Capretta is the former President and COO of Lominger International, a Korn/Ferry Company, where she co-authored several books and products including FYI for Teams, FYI for Talent and The Interview Architect.

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SHRM Certification has approved this webcast for 1 PDC toward SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP recertification. A program code will be provided at the end of the webcast. The program also meets recertification credit standards set by the HR Certification Institute and other HR certifying bodies, but candidates must manually enter their activity into their records.

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This webcast is sponsored by Oracle and Deloitte

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