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Perhaps, this time, “working from anywhere” is here to stay

When people were still debating the future of flexible working and how technology and digitalization are going to change how we work, after COVID-19, that future has arrived much sooner than anticipated. Gartner stated in its report that 48% of employees will likely work remotely compared to 30% before the pandemic. [1]

How has the workplace changed over time?
Back in the days, the workplace was much less tech-oriented, and business conversations were conducted through landlines or in person.  » Read more about: Perhaps, this time, “working from anywhere” is here to stay  »

Workers age 50+: ready for the scrap heap or worth their weight in gold?

Systematic discrimination against workers age 50+ in candidate selection – or why this is not the issue in the vast majority of cases.
Read on, the following article will not just repeat the same arguments as always on this particularly important topic, which are usually based on assumptions and politically deadlocked positions. We will provide you with new, statistically relevant and number-based arguments that allow you to take a different view on the challenges of older workers and,  » Read more about: Workers age 50+: ready for the scrap heap or worth their weight in gold?  »

Welcoming Jimena Renée Luna as our new VP of Customer Integration, Emerging Markets

We are proud to announce that Jimena Renée Luna will be joining JANZZ.technology as our new VP of Customer Integration, Emerging Markets. She will be responsible for all accounts in LATAM, EMEA and Southeast Asia.
Jimena is well-established and highly experienced in advising client governments and international organizations on tech policy, job creation, and economic development. Throughout her career, she has worked 10+ years designing and implementing related projects with teams across Latin America, Europe and Africa.  » Read more about: Welcoming Jimena Renée Luna as our new VP of Customer Integration, Emerging Markets  »

JANZZ.technology – providing semantic technologies powered by ontology

If we ask a computer to translate the English sentence “the box is in the pen” into other languages, it will most likely interpret the word “pen” as the object we use to write with, this being the more frequently used meaning. But then the sentence will be nonsensical because, as we know, a larger object cannot be inside a smaller one.

Language processing or natural language processing is a much bigger challenge in AI than,  » Read more about: JANZZ.technology – providing semantic technologies powered by ontology  »

Is reskilling and upskilling the real cure for today’s skills shortage?

Digitalization, automation and AI pose a great threat to today’s job market that requires constantly changing skills. However, some of the skills are not missing due to the evolution of technology, but rather due to a loss of attractiveness. This is especially the case for positions with an unusually high number of vacancies or such that remain vacant for a long time.
 
According to the Swiss Skills Shortage Index, “a skills shortage exists if there are more vacancies than job seekers in an occupation.” Last year,  » Read more about: Is reskilling and upskilling the real cure for today’s skills shortage?  »