Industry News: Week of February 1, 2021

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Every week we curate industry news and articles that reflect today’s trends so you can spend more time learning and less time searching. Here’s what we’ve been reading:


Investment in upskilling to boost global GDP by $6.5 trillion
A recently released report by the World Economic Forum forecasts that accelerated investment in upskilling and reskilling initiatives will add $6.5 trillion to the global GDP and generate 5.3 million new jobs by 2030.
How companies can accelerate racial justice in business

Recent social unrest and calls for racial justice in North America, and across the globe, has initiated a debate about the role and responsibilities of businesses to advance social progress.

Xerox acquires augmented reality software provider CareAR
Xerox Holding Corp. has recently announced it acquisition of CareAR, and augmented reality software company.
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