ISBN 9780007445677,The Shift : The Future For Work Is Already Here

The Shift : The Future For Work Is Already Here



HarperCollins Publishers

Publication Year 2011

ISBN 9780007445677

ISBN-10 0007445679


Number of Pages 548 Pages
Language (English)

Medical research

The Shift - The Future for Work is Already Here was published by Harper Collins in the year 2011. Lynda Gratton, in her book, talks about the revolution in employment and the speed at which the nature of work life is changing. She predicts future trends, a reworking of the past work lives because of the drastic changes brought in by technological enhancement and globalisation, as well as those brought in by demographic and societal changes. The information provided in the book is well researched as Lynda, a Professor at The London Business School, has worked in companies all over the world to study the future of employment. She explains the potential impact of these changes on the future working lives of people and also guides the readers to prepare themselves to face the changes. Lynda Gratton, a Professor of Management Practice at The London Business School, is ranked as one of the Twenty Topmost Business Thinkers of the World by The Financial Times. The other books to Lynda's credit include Hot Spots, Glow, Living Strategy, The Exceptional Manager and The Democratic Enterprise. Lynda was elected a fellow of the National Academy of Human Resources in New York in Nov 2010.Q