On Wednesday 23 August 2021, SER Solutions Director Peter Crane spoke with Craig Saphin and Dr Steve Barlow on the future of mining in thier Podcast Series “The Humanised Workforce.”
The HumanisedWorkforce – Future You is a a series of short podcasts where Dr Steve Barlow and Craig Saphin interview a range of people from a wide variety of backgrounds about the evolving environment for work and how they perceive the Future You. Issues covered include:
- Opinions on the impact AI,
- changing work trends,
- the changing geo political environment,
- the post pandemic world, and
- how these affect the evolving employment opportunities.
Speaking with Craig and Steve, Peter gave an overview of his extensive career supporting Australia’s mining industry. The future of mineral dependence is assured for Australia.
The ongoing need for skilled workers and higher education support from the STEM disciplines (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) will remain in high demand. Future demand for skilled technicians trained to a much higher level will increase.
From the individual’s perspective the future questions are relevant:
- What is my purpose?
- How do we make better decisions?
- How do I make the best use of what I have?
The thirty minute podcast is available here through Spotify.