Skills of the Future: 10 Skills You’ll Need to Thrive in 2020

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(Last Updated On: January 8, 2019)

According to renowned writer and futurist, Alvin Toffler, society is moving from the Industrial Age to the Information Age where modern technology is revolutionizing much of how people live their lives and how cultures interact with one other.

The “Third Wave” is coming, and with it is a new revolution called the Fourth Industrial Revolution. While advancements dominated the previous generations in industrialization and mass production, the fourth industrial revolution is focused on personalization and interconnecting different fields of technology.

Disruptive brands like Apple, Amazon, and Uber have pioneered this movement, and people and businesses alike are starting to feel the effects on how they consume products and communicate with one another around the world. For a professional to successfully navigate the digital landscape of tomorrow, he needs new sets of skills such as the ability to solve problems creatively and look at the bigger picture of things.

This infographic lists down ten of these skills, and gives a brief background on the fourth industrial revolution and why these skills are a vital ingredient to success in the future. Having an idea of what’s coming is a sure way to keep you safe and thriving in the job market of the future.

Infographic Source: https://guthriejensen.com/blog/skills-future-2020-infographic/