WorkingNation is telling stories about the changing landscape of work

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Justin Kaufmann with Working Nation’s Ramona Schindelheim and Joan Lynch

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Joan Lynch and Ramona Schindelheim join Justin on Extension 720 to discuss WorkingNation, a news operation that tells stories about the future of work. Joan and Ramona talk about using stories to tackle the changing landscape of employment, why storytelling is a great teaching tool to prepare people for the future of work, the importance of learning new skills to keep up with technology, the evolving nature of what a job is, what employment means to a community, the challenge of finding people with the right skills to fill jobs and why there is a constant need for reinvention.

This is the podcast for Extension 720. The show originates from Chicago on WGN Radio and features newsmakers, tastemakers and trailblazers.  Hosted by award-winning broadcaster Justin Kaufmann, this talk show/audio magazine goes in-depth to help you better understand the city (and world) that you live in.

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