Thursday, August 25 | 1:00PM–2:00PM ET | Online

Webinar | The Workforce Showcase: Evolve or Become Extinct

The higher education workforce is being hit by budget cuts, worker attrition, and widespread burnout. These forces provide a key opportunity for higher education leaders to take innovative actions and move away from business as usual.

This webinar will explore research, tools, and strategies based on the Showcase "Workforce: Evolve or Become Extinct" to help your institution turn today’s challenges into opportunities for evolution. EDUCAUSE researchers and experts in professional learning will collaborate with institutional members to highlight important data points and strategies to help you build a pathway to a more resilient workforce.


  • Learn about findings released in the EDUCAUSE workforce reports
  • Hear about one institution's experience navigating the changing workforce
  • Learn about the strategies for applying an inclusivity lens to each step of your hiring process
  • Review tools for supporting your team’s professional development

Additional Resources


  • Veronica Diaz

    Senior Director, Professional Learning and Develop, EDUCAUSE
  • Ryan MacTaggart

    Associate Director, Professional Learning, EDUCAUSE
  • Mark McCormack

    Senior Director of Research & Insights, EDUCAUSE
  • Ernie Perez

    Associate Provost Medical Campus IT, Boston University
  • Sophie White

    Showcase Program Manager, EDUCAUSE
  • Felix Zuniga

    Campus Engagement Partner, California State University, Office of the Chancellor

Resources & Downloads

  • Slides

    1 MB, pdf - Updated on 1/22/2024
  • Transcript

    170 KB, pdf - Updated on 1/22/2024
  • Recording

    Updated on 1/22/2024

Inclusion and Accessibility

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