10 Global Trends That Are Killing Your Career

Failure to Adapt to the New Working World Will Leave You in the Unemployment Line by 2020

3. Rising Cost of Healthcare

The rising cost of healthcare will lean toward unsustainable, and organizations will look to control costs through wellness programs, health risk appraisals, and penalties for smokers. Expect increased background checks and health screenings that may occur pre-employment or post-offer.

Career killers: While there won't be discrimination based on illness or disability, a growing number of organizations may refuse to hire people who make lifestyle choices that affect their health, such as smoking.