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Don Tapscott on resource management optimization: How do we solve the problem of scarcity?

As the Industrial Age comes to an end, growth and consumption are placing unprecedented demands on our physical resources. In the video Resource Scarcity in a World of Overcapacity, author and CEO Don Tapscott describes the shift in resource management optimization that must take place in order to address the problem of scarcity and increase standards of living across the planet.

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Defining the Future of Resource Management

At a time when many of the planet’s resources are becoming scarce, resource management optimization is a must. Discover how forward-thinking companies are creating new resource management models that enable more people to share fewer resources, reduce inventory costs and streamline supply lines.

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One of the biggest roadblocks to growth is finding workers with the necessary skills and training to get the job done. Demand for highly qualified people is expected to increase by 16 million between now and 2020. Discover how forward-thinking organizations are helping to train the workforce of the future.


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