Keeping people’s skills in sync with fast-changing markets is the biggest challenge of our time. For companies and their employees to succeed, they need to focus on building skills for the future. The Expertise Economy shows how the most forward-thinking companies big and small are transforming their employees into experts and ultimately, creating their biggest competitive advantage.

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



Kelly Palmer, Degreed CLO



David Blake, Degreed Cofounder



Nicholas Brealey Publishing

Brilliant, timely and significant, this book blows the lid off the learning theories of the past!
— Sean Covey, President of FranklinCovey Education

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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