The world is constantly growing. Babies are being born faster than people are dying and the population is consistently climbing. In fact, in the next four decades the world’s population will nearly DOUBLE. This means that for the people who collect data on things like demographics and population, their job is about to get even more complex. Thankfully, new advances in demographic reporting tools can help. And demographic reporting tools are going to be very necessary, according to research company Gartner, who reports that in the next few decades there will be 4.4 million data jobs available but that two thirds of them will go unfilled. Between 2012 and 2022, a span of just ten years, a
You have a confession.
In fact, this confession is an addiction that you have had for the last two years.
From the minute that your oldest daughter announced that she would be going to college 12 hours away from home on a full tuition, room, and board scholarship you put on a good face. You smiled as you told others, you beamed when your daughter told her friends, and you kept a strong face at her high school graduation party.
Underneath, however, you were devastated. You simply could not believe that she was selecting a school that was an expensive flight or a long drive from home. You were, of course, thrilled about the scholarship, but it was difficult to prepare yourself for the distance that would separate your first born from her family.
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