Empty Planet: The Shock of Global Population Decline
There was once a time when thought-leaders were warning us about the perils of our rapidly increasing global population. Now the data is telling us quite a different story. In this presentation, based on his book of the same name, Darrell Bricker shows audiences how the global population will soon begin this decline, dramatically reshaping the social, political, and economic landscape. Drawing on a wealth of research and firsthand reporting, Darrell’s customized presentation will illustrate the dramatic consequences of this population decline & what this means for your organization. Audiences will be equipped with the insights & tools to identify opportunities around HR/workforce, target markets, product demands and more.
The Big Shift: The Battle between Old Canada and New Canada
Canada, once one of the world’s most consensual countries, is polarizing; with the west versus the east, suburban versus urban, immigrants versus old school, coffee drinkers versus consumers of energy drinks. The winners—in politics, in business, in life—will figure out where the people are and go there too.
What Canadians Think: About Practically Everything
Most Canadians think they know their country. They don’t. In his presentation, Darrell introduces audiences to the new Canada. Using the latest demographic and public opinion information, he tells a fascinating, fact-based story about the Canada of today, but also about the Canada of tomorrow. If you want to truly understand Canadians you need to hear the insights offered by Darrell in this fun, fascinating presentation customized for your group. Learn why Canadians think the way they do about things, and how these facts apply to your organization. What trends are going the biggest impact your teams future?
HR | Building a Future-Ready Workforce Within an Empty Planet
Human Resources professionals are facing more pressures than ever before as we face an aging population. Where will your workforce come from? What skill sets will they need to advance your organization in the midst of change. Trends around automation, shifting skillsets, low immigration and urbanization, have all contributed to a scarcity accessing talent. Where will you find a diverse and skilled workforce for the future? In this presentation, leading international social researcher Darrell Bricker brings forward data-backed insights from his research for Empty Planet, customized to HR organizations. Audiences will leave with the insights needed to build out future-ready HR strategies that are ready to deal with the upcoming global population shift.
• Data-backed insights on what the demographics of your future workforce will be & where to find them.
• The wants & desires of your future workforce.
• The strategic adjustments needed to meet the realities of a pending Empty Planet.
Insurance | Shifting Policies For an Empty Planet
Throw out your actuarial tables. Darrell Bricker, CEO of IPSOS Public Affairs, shows insurance professionals the realities around our aging of the population – one who is living healthier and longer. How can organizations better address the special needs of women and men? What does a population who has fewer kids and more people on their own mean for policies as they relate to dependents? This presentation can be focused cross-border or customized to address a population within a particular set of borders.
• The future customer market will be the aging market. He’ll show what the numbers say about the value in putting a strategic focus on older customers.
• How organizations can shift their policies to match demographic realities of Empty Planet.
• Where the big growth opportunities are, from underinsured immigrants to extended care & more.