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Author: Andrew Potter

Andrew H. Potter is the Chief Academic Officer at Envision, one of the nation’s leading college and career-readiness organizations. In this role, he directs the organization’s academic strategy and oversees the development of faculty, curriculum, methods and pedagogy that annually enable students to find their passion, try out a career, and build a pathway to get there.

Posted March 13, 2018, 8 a.m. by Andrew Potter | View Comments
Students give a thumbs up to career exploration summer programs.

If you have been paying attention, you may have heard that sometime down the road, a robot is going to take your job. If you believe some of the rhetoric, sometime in the future most of us will wander aimlessly across a barren planet in search of work only to realize that the “Terminator” movies were actually documentaries sent back from the future. While the next 20 years will be defined by disruption on a historic scale that will redefine the world of work, it will also create a period of incredible opportunity for students who can innovate, think critically, ...