Enabling the future of work
Artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the defining technologies of our time that is transforming entire industries from agriculture to manufacturing. The economic and social changes will be on the same scale as the changes brought about by the most revolutionary technologies, including electricity. At the same time, the promise of AI is that it will enable us to solve the most difficult problems that society faces today. Microsoft is proud to sponsor “CyberWork and the American Dream,” a PBS documentary that looks at the impact of AI on the future of work. Learn how Microsoft is investing and partnering across the nonprofit, public and private sectors to meet these challenges on every level, finding new ways to bring these technical skills and opportunities to people on a life-long basis.
Microsoft partners with nonprofits, governments, educators, and businesses to ensure all young people are future-ready and have access to the digital skills that employers seek – from basic digital literacy to computer science.
Through a strategic partnership with the Markle Foundation, Microsoft is investing more than $25 million to expand the Skillful initiative and help more American workers adapt to the digital economy and changing workplace.
Microsoft is helping companies find and retain qualified people by increasing employer connections to skilled candidates and creating pathways for workers through skills-based hiring and apprenticeships.