24 Big Ideas That Will Change Our World in 2021

LinkedIn reached out to CEOs, academics, economists, influences, and other thinkers to predict 24 trends that will be big in 2021.

Predictions include:


  • Workplace trends including offerings to get employees back in the physical office, flexible scheduling, and influx of women into the C-Suite
  • Heightened demand for safety
  • Companies will be held accountable for racial equity
  • Streaming wars will eat—then transform—the movies
  • The remote classroom will get an much-needed upgrade
  • China will grab the spotlight in 2021
  • Expect a Big Tech regulatory reckoning
  • We will dive deeper into virtual worlds.