Perspectives For A Changing World: A Return Visit With Alvin Toffler
an article by Mary Eisenhart
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In an interview with Toffler, he supports training of unemployed people and including knowledge as a fourth factor of production-in addition to land, labor and capital. There’s a mismatch between the skills and training employers need and the skills and training employers find in the job interviews they conduct. Many problems will be addressed if we simply deal with this problem. This is a Third Wave (The Third Wave) problem; in the Second wave, most people could fill most jobs.