What workers want and how companies can respond about WRAL TechWire’s upcoming LinkedIn Live Tuesday at 9 a.m.

Editor’s Note: The “Future of Work” is a WRAL TechWire series, supported by commercial real estate company JLL and other partners. Each week, WRAL TechWire reporter Jason Parker will host a LinkedIn Live interview or panel with subject matter experts to explore in more depth the themes covered throughout the special reporting series. The WRAL TechWire LinkedIn page is here.


RALEIGH- The Triangle’s economy is evolving, driven by factors related and unrelated to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

This includes the latest changes in the job market and the race for talent, both locally in the Triangle where there are over 60,000 job openings, and globally, as many professional roles are moved to remote environments.

But what do workers want, and will it be permanent? How can businesses respond today to prepare for tomorrow’s workforce?

These are some of the questions discussed throughout this week’s “Future of Work” reports, a special project led by WRAL TechWire that studies the changing economy, real estate and workforce. work.

‘The Future of Work’ via LinkedIn Live: Investors see Triangle with ‘wiggle room’ in the next decade

What Workers Want: Tuesday, April 26, 9 a.m.

This week, WRAL TechWire is hosting a second LinkedIn Live session to explore themes from the series.

Tomorrow, Tuesday, April 26, at 9 a.m. EST, log on to WRAL TechWire’s LinkedIn page to see a panel discussion moderated by WRAL TechWire reporter Jason Parker.

Two experts from commercial real estate firm JLL will join Parker. Molly Glasgow is the company’s Executive Vice President and Courtney Fain is The talks will last approximately half an hour and will cover topics such as the future of the Triangle economy, the space race in hot market segments , the region’s strength in life sciences and how capital is moving to and through the commercial real estate sector.

Join the community for LinkedIn Live sessions. Tomorrow’s session will launch at 9 a.m. EST on WRAL TechWire’s LinkedIn page. You can register in advance to attend.


This editorial file was produced with the financial support of JLL and other partners. WRAL TechWire retains full editorial control of all content.

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