Angela Fusaro 01C 17WEMBA doesn’t sleep much. “Do I need sleep? I’ll be very honest, I don’t,” Fusaro said with a smile during the most recent meeting of the Emory Entrepreneur Breakfast Series. “It’s like one of my superpowers. I don’t sleep a lot at night, but I don’t like to sleep.”
With a sunset-lit Atlanta skyline in the background, more than 250 alumni, faculty and staff recently gathered on the rooftop of the well-known Ponce City Market for the annual Goizueta All Alumni Atlanta Mixer.
The future of work is unpredictable. With people expecting more immediate access, greater control and increased freedom over their lives and careers, businesses need to adapt faster to the expectations of employees, all while labor markets tighten.
“Trying to create the future is like trying to drive down a country road with your headlights off, looking backwards.” Alex Outwater, senior director of private marketing, big data and analytics at ADP, quoted educator Peter Drucker to open the latest Work Futures Forum.