Job Market, Generations, and Talents

  • Sandra AraújoEmail author
  • Sara Oliveira
Part of the Management and Industrial Engineering book series (MINEN)


We focused our approach on the crosscutting of three variables, job market, generations, and talents. We explore how fast the technological evolution, fueled by the big data and artificial intelligence, is already revolutionizing the law of supply and demand of talent, condemning to failure some tasks or jobs as we know them today and rising others. This technological impulse will imply changes in the management of human capital, so it is necessary to understand the contexts that shaped the present generations in the job market so that the two variables of the equation can be understood. In what it comes to the emergence of talent, we explore the critical skills of a volatile job market and reflect on the expectations that new generations have about it.


Emotional Intelligence World Economic Forum Soft Skill Digital Native Teamwork Skill 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.EDIT VALUE Formação EmpresarialBragaPortugal

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