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GRIT Attends the Aim Hire Workforce and Education Conference

It was a packed room at the Ohio Excels and the Ohio Governor’s Office of Workforce Transformation Aim Hire Workforce and Education Conference last week. The important conversation was stimulated by the speakers and panelists who shared both data on workforce research as well as updates on company expansions in Ohio.

The trends predict that Artificial Intelligence (AI) will have a significant impact on business clusters, with the largest impact felt by knowledge workers. The capacity of AI to learn and evolve as it collects inputs will create significant shifts in the types of work people will do. Higher-wage jobs will not only require technical skills but also more sophisticated social, emotional, and cognitive skills.