The American workplace has changed dramatically in the past 20 years. Many fields are seeing the 8-to-5, sit-at-a-desk, button-down routine fading away. Now working from home, standing at a desk, holding teleconferences with colleagues in other countries, parsing big-data, and tapping the corporate database from thousands of miles away are just a few of the leaps businesses have made in the pursuit of efficiency, convenience, and employee satisfaction.
Today's workforce is mobile, connected, and data-driven, while today's employers face a slew of challenges to meet employees' demands and keep pace with marketplaces undergoing high-speed evolution. Read about the four important factors facing businesses of all sizes and how today's employers are responding to them.