Showing posts with label #IMATRIX. Show all posts
Showing posts with label #IMATRIX. Show all posts

Friday, January 26, 2024

📓IMATRIX: Veteran Career Master Classes📓

📓IMATRIX: Veteran Career Master Classes📓

📚 Source: 

Military.com. (n.d.). Master class videos. Retrieved January 15, 2024

🔗 Link: 

https://www.military.com/veteran-employment-project/master-class-videos

 










Wednesday, November 8, 2023

🔀IMATRIX: PUBLIC HEALTH READING LIST🔀

🔀IMATRIX: PUBLIC HEALTH READING LIST🔀

Ref "2023 ASTHO Fall Reading List

Number

Title

Description

Why it’s worth reading

1

I'm Glad My Mom Died

Jennette McCurdy's memoir delves into the struggles of a former child actress and her relationship with her overbearing mother.

Exploring the challenges and pressures faced by former child actors and their relationships with their parents in the entertainment industry.

2

Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking

Susan Cain's book explores the role of introverts in a society that emphasizes extroversion.

Shifting the narrative on introversion and highlighting the contributions of famous introverts to society.

3

You Could Make This Place Beautiful: A Memoir

Maggie Smith's memoir examines the end of her marriage and her experience dealing with secrecy, anger, and forgiveness.

Using personal heartbreak as a lens to examine the expectations of womanhood, gender roles, and power.

4

A Communications Playbook for Public Officials

A guide authored by ASTHO CEO Michael Fraser and Robert R. Johnson, Jr. on effectively managing communications and media.

Equipping public officials with over 70 tips and a structured approach for handling communication challenges.

5

Solito

Javier Zamora's journey from El Salvador to the U.S. as a child.

Exploring the harrowing experiences of young migrants and their quest for a sense of belonging in a new country.

6

Remarkably Bright Creatures

A story of an unlikely friendship between a woman and an octopus, told by Shelby Van Pelt.

Delving into the themes of trauma, healing, and uncovering the truth in a unique relationship.

7

True Biz

Sara Nović's novel focusing on students at River Valley School for the Deaf.

Exploring the lives of deaf students and their personal challenges, emphasizing connection and resilience.

8

The Only One Left

Riley Sager's mystery novel about the Hope family and a survivor's untold secrets.

Unraveling a family murder mystery with unanswered questions, secrets, and a suspenseful narrative.

9

The Light Pirate

Lily Brooks-Dalton's story set in a deteriorating Florida due to climate-related catastrophes.

Examining the impact of climate change on individuals as they adapt to a changing world.

10

The House in the Cerulean Sea

A tale of Linus Baker overseeing extraordinary children at the Marsyas Island Orphanage by T.J. Klune.

Exploring the magical world of children with extraordinary abilities and the responsibility of their caretaker.

 





Saturday, November 4, 2023

🔀IMATRIX: Transforming Organizations🔀

 

🔀IMATRIX: Transforming Organizations🔀

📚 Source: 

Guggenberger, P., Maor, D., Park, M., & Simon, P. (2023, April 26). The State of Organizations 2023: Ten shifts transforming organizations.

🔗 Link: 

https://www.mckinsey.com/featured-insights/mckinsey-live/webinars/the-state-of-organizations  

Shift Number

Shift Title

Example

Illustration of Real-World Implementation

1

Increasing speed, strengthening resilience

Rapidly adapting to changing market conditions

Swift response to shifting consumer demands

2

'True hybrid': The new balance of in-person and remote work

Implementing flexible work arrangements

Adoption of a hybrid work model for employees

3

Making way for applied AI

Integrating AI-powered tools for process optimization

Use of AI in predictive maintenance for machinery

4

New rules of attraction, retention, and attrition

Redesigning employee engagement strategies

Innovative employee benefits and retention programs

5

Closing the capability chasm

Developing in-house skills or partnering for needed expertise

Collaboration with universities for skill development

6

Walking the talent tightrope

Balancing workforce diversity and skill requirements

Diversity and upskilling initiatives

7

Leadership that is self-aware and inspiring

Fostering a positive organizational culture

Leadership development programs and inclusive culture

8

Making meaningful progress on diversity, equity, and inclusion

Advancing diversity and inclusion initiatives

Diversity-focused hiring and inclusion programs

9

Mental health: Investing in a portfolio of interventions

Providing employee mental health support programs

Comprehensive mental health support for employees

10

Efficiency reloaded

Streamlining operations and optimizing resource utilization

Lean manufacturing principles and supply chain optimization

#AI,#Shits,#Trends,#Gap,#hybrid,#Inclusion,#IMATRIX,

 


 

Wednesday, October 25, 2023

🔋IMATRIX: The Future of Energy - Ways to Transition 🔋

🔋IMATRIX: The Future of Energy - Ways to Transition 🔋

 Ref: McKinsey and Company



Action AreasDescriptionWays to Achieve It (as per the article)How the Pacific is Affected
Designing and deploying a capital-efficient and affordable systemEfficient decarbonization planning; Cross-sectoral resource planning; Capital efficiency in energy sector spending; Empowering and educating customers to manage rates.- Plan investments for long-term decarbonization - Deploy capital more cost effectively - Empower and educate customers to manage rising ratesImproved energy affordability, potential for clean energy growth, reduced environmental impact.
Strengthening supply chainsSecure availability of raw materials; Scale up resilient manufacturing; Develop and acquire talent.- Secure long-term supply agreements for raw materials - Innovate to reduce material constraints - Invest in talent acquisition and developmentStable access to materials, potential for job creation, ensuring a resilient energy supply in the Pacific region.
Securing access to adequate landDeveloping land with strong potential for renewables efficiently; Improved solar and wind technology; Value sharing with communities.- Efficiently develop land for renewables - Improve technology efficiency to require less land - Share economic value with communitiesMore efficient use of available land, potential for renewable energy generation, increased local economic opportunities.
Reforming transmission developmentDiversification of transmission methods; Deploying DERs; Optimizing electric transmission; Transition to dispatchable zero-carbon resources.- Deploy DERs for local capacity - Optimize electric transmission with existing gas network - Transition to dispatchable zero-carbon resourcesEnhanced grid reliability, integration of renewables, ensuring energy access in remote Pacific areas.
Creating market mechanismsEstablish market mechanisms to ensure reliable and adequate clean-energy supply; Revise resource planning; Expand forecasting; Incentivize flexible power sources.- Revise resource planning for decarbonization - Expand forecasting to account for changing supply and demand - Provide incentives for flexible power sourcesEnsure power reliability, affordability, and sustainability in the Pacific region.
Accelerating technological innovationInvesting to reduce risk; Providing long-term market and regulatory clarity; Investing in shared infrastructure to scale up new clean technologies.- Invest in research and development for new technologies - Provide regulatory clarity and incentives - Invest in shared infrastructure for scaling up new technologiesAccess to cutting-edge technologies, sustainable energy solutions, job opportunities in innovative sectors.


Sunday, October 8, 2023

💼IMATRIX: Veteran Career Transition Opportunities💼

 

💼IMATRIX: Veteran Career Transition Opportunities💼

 Ref: PVA - October/November 



    

Title

Description

Submission Deadline

Agency

URL

An Introduction to AI for Veteran Job Seekers - Part I

Equip yourself with AI knowledge for your job search. Discover AI-driven strategies to optimize your resume, tailor applications, and ace interviews 

10/10

Unlock Your Potential with AI

An Introduction to AI for Veteran Job Seekers - Part I

An Introduction to AI for Veteran Job Seekers - Part II

Explore AI tools and discuss their benefits and pitfalls in your career journey.

10/12

Unlock Your Potential with AI

An Introduction to AI for Veteran Job Seekers - Part II

Seasonal Hiring Opportunities

Learn about part-time work opportunities for veterans, spouses, and caregivers, including remote options.

10/17

Veterans Career Program

Seasonal Hiring Opportunities

Reinventing Yourself

Discover how to reinvent yourself for personal fulfillment and new life goals.

10/24

Self-Improvement Counselors

Reinventing Yourself

Starting Your Own Business

Get a step-by-step guide to start a small business and discover veteran-specific resources.

10/31

Small Business Start-Up

Starting Your Own Business

From Military to Farm Boots: Getting Started in Agribusiness

Transition into farming and agricultural opportunities with financial and training resources.

11/2

Military Farming Transition

From Military to Farm Boots: Getting Started in Agribusiness

Government Contracting Basics

Explore federal government contracting and understand key factors to consider.

11/7

Government Contracting

Government Contracting Basics

Accelerated Training in Defense Manufacturing (ATDM) Program

Discover ATDM and its role in helping adult learners gain skills for the defense industrial base.

11/16

Institute for Advanced Learning

Accelerated Training in Defense Manufacturing (ATDM) Program


🦤 IMSPARK: Healthy and Diverse Migratory Species in the Pacific🦤

 🦤 Imagine... Healthy and Diverse Migratory Species in the Pacific🦤  💡 Imagined Endstate:  In the next 3-5 years, the Pacific region will...