The Future of Work

Research, Insights and Inspiration
Where is Work Headed?

Here at the New York State Department of Labor we are committed to helping New Yorkers find a career they love and making sure businesses have talented workers they need to be successful. As workforce and business needs change exponentially, no single entity can solve the workforce challenges ahead, but all solutions must be informed, intentional and inclusive -- with life-long learning as the new normal. This is your one-stop-shop for timely resources and information about jobs, the workplace and the road ahead.

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What Will Shift? What Will Transform?

The Future of Work is here. Success depends on each one of us taking action to help move the needle. We must continue to change how to talk about jobs, work and training and we must adapt at scale. Find additional information below broken down by topic and industry.

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Future of Work Presentations and Events

We are committed to spreading the word about the Future of Work across New York State. That includes direct presentations and interactive virtual and in-person events with students, parents, teachers, counselors, administrators, trainers, job seekers, business leaders and other workforce professionals.

Saratoga Springs High School

College & Career Workshop

Our Division of Employment & Workforce Solutions held a College and Career Workshop for students from Saratoga Springs High School, sharing insight on entering the world of work and touching on financial literacy, social media dos and don'ts and more.

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Future of Work Team

Presentations for Schools, Businesses, and Organizations

Are you interested in scheduling a Future of Work presentation or event for your school, business or other group? Feel free to reach out to us at:
[email protected]
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