Future of Work: The Next Generation


The working landscape in the United States has rapidly changed in the last 30 years. This accelerated pace has the potential for long-term impact on young people who are new to the workforce. Younger workers are trading in stability and security for flexibility and autonomy. But it’s not without significant trade-offs.



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    I'm Glad I Didn’t Go to College

    S1 E6 - 11m 55s

    Luis Santiago went from working at McDonald’s in the “Badlands” neighborhood of Philadelphia to running his own company and pulling in six figures. And he got from Point A to Point B without a four-year college degree. The secret? Luis is a master HVAC technician in a skilled trades industry which has grown less and less popular as a career path in the U.S. over the last few decades.

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    How Remote Work Destroyed My Mental Health

    S1 E5 - 13m 55s

    Katherine Berry was living out her dream life - or so she thought. After graduating a year early from USC Business School, Katherine landed a big-time sales gig at a well-known tech company in San Francisco. But then the pandemic hit. Suddenly, new roommates (her parents) and the inability to unplug (60-70 hour work weeks) had Katherine’s anxiety levels at an all-time high.

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    I Quit My 9 to 5 Job to Build Tiny Homes

    S1 E4 - 12m 37s

    Rob Abasolo was a copywriter at an ad agency who was struggling to find the creative freedom that initially attracted him to the industry. So, he decided to quit. His career pivot? It turns out big life changes can sometimes come in small packages. Find out how Rob is thriving as a short-term rental entrepreneur building tiny homes all across the country.

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