Gartner Research

Leading the Next-Generation Workforce: An Executive Perspective

Published: 03 January 2019

ID: G00375808

Analyst(s): Jessica Knight


Many environmental forces are changing the composition, activities and needs of organizations’ workforces. Gartner’s research on leading the next-generation workforce provides guidance and tools to help leaders across the enterprise prepare for and manage the future workforce successfully.

Table Of Contents



  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • What key trends will impact my workforce?
    • How can my organization obtain the critical skills we need?
    • How can we attract and retain key talent segments?
    • How should I adapt my leadership style to meet changing workforce needs?
  • Role Perspectives
    • The Role of Finance in Leading the Next-Generation Workforce
    • The Role of Human Resources in Leading the Next-Generation Workforce
    • The Role of Information Technology in Leading the Next-Generation Workforce
    • The Role of Marketing in Leading the Next-Generation Workforce
    • The Role of Sales in Leading the Next-Generation Workforce
    • The Role of Supply Chain in Leading the Next-Generation Workforce

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  • Suggested First Steps
  • Essential Reading

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