"The Expertise Economy is a unicorn among business books. It presents a human and business reason to address the skills gap in a holistic way with suggestions for how universities, companies and individuals can work together to prepare for the future workplace."

- Jeanne Meister, Partner Future Workplace and Co-author The 2020 Workplace and The Future Workplace Experience

"Learning has always been one of the secret weapons of the world's highest performing companies. Kelly and David's book unlocks this secret and is filled with advice on how to make learning a competitive advantage for any company."

- Josh Bersin, Industry Analyst and Founder, Bersin by Deloitte

"The Expertise Economy shows how companies can use learning and skills as key differentiators to stay ahead of the competition and ultimately help close the widening skills gap."

- Jaime Casap, Education Evangelist, Google

"Timely, clever, and useful insights on how learning enables individuals and organizations to flourish in a rapidly changing world. Anyone or any company seeking to learn how to learn will savor these insights and master these principles."

- Dave Ulrich, Rensis Likert Professor, Ross School of Business, Partner RPL Group, best selling author, Thinkers50 Hall of Fame: World-leading Business Thinker

"The Expertise Economy is must-read for anyone who cares about the future of their workforce and organization."

- Nick van Dam PhD, McKinsey & Company Partner, Chief Learning Officer, Professor, University of Pennsylvania, Nyenrode, and IE University, Founder, e-Learning for Kids Foundation

“Disruption in any industry is a process, not a one-time event. With so much change on the horizon, Kelly and David highlight the imperative firms have to harness learning to stay in the game.”


- Clayton Christensen, Kim B Clark Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School, New York Times best selling author of The Innovators Dilemma

"The Expertise Economy makes clear the importance of skills in the corporate world. For most companies, understanding what skills your employees have, what skills they need, and their agility in learning new skills will bring a competitive edge in the future."

- Nancy Duarte, CEO Durarte Inc, best selling author of Resonate: Present Visual Stories That Transform Audiences