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AI and Technology Revolutionize Workforce Dynamics, Demand New Skill Sets

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In this episode of DisruptED, the focus was on the transformative power of lifelong learning amidst technological advancements and societal challenges. The guest, Dr. Keith Keating, the Chief Learning Officer at Archwell shared his remarkable journey from being a high school dropout to earning a PhD from the University of Pennsylvania. The conversation centered […]

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Finding the Right Skills Programs in This Disrupted World

In an era where traditional education pathways are being reevaluated for effectiveness and affordability, finding the right skills programs matters. DisruptED brings to light the evolving landscape of skill-based learning in this transformative education and upskilling edition hosted by Ron J. Stefanski. This episode features Athena Kan, the CEO of Dreambound and a Harvard […]

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AI in the Workforce: Adapt and Thrive or Risk Falling Behind

In a recent episode of DisruptED by, the conversation pivoted around the future of work and the impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on employment. This episode, featuring host Ron J. Stefanski and guest Dr. Keith Keating, the Chief Learning Officer (CLO) at BDO Canada and author of “The Trusted Learning Advisor” which recently won the […]

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Bishop Barber II Champions Moral Consciousness at Clinton Global Initiative Event

In a stirring address at the Clinton Global Initiative, Bishop William Barber II confronted the pressing issue of poverty in America. DisruptED host Ron J. Stefanski captured the impassioned speech, where Bishop Barber, Director at the Yale Center for Public Theology & Public Policy, challenged the nation’s moral compass concerning economic disparity. Bishop Barber’s […]

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DisruptED: How Can We Best Help Students With Special Needs?

In today’s rapidly evolving educational landscape, the challenges faced by students with special needs are becoming increasingly complex. With the rise of technology and the disruptions caused by the pandemic, the stakes have never been higher. Research indicates that students in urban school districts have been lagging behind for years, and the pandemic has […]

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TEDx Champion: Perseverance and Unfinished Business in a DisruptED World – Part 2

Continue the journey through perseverance and unfinished business with TEDx Champion Nicola Morgan. In a world still grappling with the repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic, the educational sphere finds itself at a juncture of re-evaluation and innovation. The pandemic laid bare the necessity for resilience and adaptability in navigating the health crisis and ensuring […]

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TEDx Champion: Perseverance and Unfinished Business in a DisruptED World – Part 1

Perseverance resonates profoundly in an era where technological advancements and unforeseen challenges sway education and work. The disarray instigated by these massive disruptions has magnified the necessity of adaptability and a relentless spirit, especially in navigating the unpredictable currents of the modern-day professional landscape. As per a study by McKinsey, about 87% of executives […]

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Cyber Resilience: To Protect Corporate Assets, Businesses Must Invest in Cybersecurity Training
April 23, 2024

As cyberattacks occur at increasing frequency, cybersecurity has become a cornerstone of corporate security strategies across all sectors. With businesses increasingly reliant on digital infrastructures, the quality of a company’s cybersecurity training is no longer just an operational requirement — it is a strategic asset. The stakes are high, as a breach can lead […]

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Forming Relationships with Industry Insiders Can Quell Sales Cycles and their Length of Time
April 23, 2024

New companies are facing more and more challenges in the security industry as sales cycles are experiencing lengthier times. One of those reasons is due to the complexity of the security industry itself, along with the unique and special business models every new company will come in with. But there is a solution to […]

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From Bollards to Bytes: Why Security Firms Need to Adopt a Cyber-First Approach
April 23, 2024

How can the security industry effectively navigate the shift from traditional physical security measures to adopting a cyber-first approach in its sales and integration strategies? The transition from physical to digital security solutions was a major theme at the International Security Conference & Exposition West 2024 held earlier this month. On a recent episode of […]

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Security Operations Improvements Will Come Via Worker Empowerment
April 23, 2024

The security industry can harness technological tools to optimize workflows and to help further enhance operational efficiency. Much of that can come via retooling, and educating, the labor force to enhance operations within security and control centers.  In an episode of MarketScale’s premier roundtable discussion show, Experts Talk, previewing major trends for ISC West […]

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What Happens When Disruption Creates Trauma?
October 17, 2023

In a rapidly evolving world, where the boundaries of work and learning are being redrawn by technology, what happens when disruption creates trauma? The collision of the digital realm with the physical has ushered in an era of disruption, often leaving individuals grappling with the ensuing trauma. As per the American Psychological Association, the […]

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DisruptED: How The Clinton Global Initiative Is Driving Global Change
October 14, 2023

In a world grappling with multifaceted challenges, the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) has been at the forefront of fostering global partnerships and initiatives with its focus on inclusive economic growth and recovery. On this episode of DisruptED, host Ron J. Stefanski sits down with Milan Batt, Senior Manager of Global Inclusive Economic Growth and […]

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DisruptED: Pope Francis and Bill Clinton Discuss Global Challenges and Solutions
October 13, 2023

In an era marked by global challenges ranging from climate change to humanitarian crises, the need for collaborative solutions and shared responsibility has never been greater. Against this backdrop, Pope Francis and former President Bill Clinton came together at the Clinton Global Initiative for a profound discussion. In this latest episode of DisruptED, Pope […]

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Debt and Inflation is Disrupting Higher Education, Shifting the Tide in Confidence and College Enrollment
October 10, 2023

Even in a fast-paced world powered by 5G, AI, and global interdependence, there is still one institution that remains central to the dreams of many: higher education. However, despite technological advancements promising greater access to knowledge, there’s a pressing question: Is the traditional model of higher ed meeting the needs of today’s diverse, digital, […]

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Adult Education is Experiencing a Renaissance That is Reshaping the Educational Landscape
October 5, 2023

The crux of adult education, once a marginal segment, has come into sharp focus as a crucial tool for economic and social empowerment. Per the Center for Law and Social Policy, nearly 40 million adults in the U.S. have not completed high school, representing approximately 12 percent of the population. But even as adult […]

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Creating a Future of Supporting Lifelong Learning Will Also Depend on Adult Learners and Their Access to Education
October 5, 2023

Adult education is undergoing a radical transformation as adult learners are no longer an afterthought. Traditional classrooms are almost obsolete, and flexible, online programs tailored to individual needs are replacing them. This shift in teaching methods is not just about convenience—it has real-world implications. This is noted in a study conducted by the Department […]

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The Job Market is Reevaluating Requirements as Skills Begin Taking More Precedence Over College Degrees
October 5, 2023

College degrees are a highly demanded requirement for many employers, but is that changing? The age-old paradigm of traditional college degree-driven careers is gradually giving way to more skills-based roles, reflecting a significant shift in how society views employability. Research reveals that around 60 percent of Americans do not hold a bachelor’s degree, yet […]

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Student Health and Well-being in a DisruptED Classroom
September 28, 2023

The pandemic created more than a disruption in the classroom; it changed the landscape. Amidst the changes, educators and institutions recognized the critical importance of student health and well-being. These learning environments spotlighted the pressing need to prioritize the physical and nutritional health of the nation’s students. A stark statistic underscores the urgency: one […]

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Despite Labor Shortage in the Workforce, Regular Discrimination Continues to Keep Numbers Low
August 22, 2023

Today’s world is so fast-paced and digitally-driven, the dynamics of the workforce are evolving at a rapid pace. Yet, as we march forward, we are confronted with an age-old challenge: the lack of diversity and inclusion in job roles. Siloing of jobs based on gender, race, or background is no longer tenable, especially when […]

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