Ian Mulvany

July 2, 2021

skills needed for the future of work!

Mckinsey have just published a very readable overview of the skills we will need to foster for the future: 

You can see a close up of the skills laid out here: 

Some interesting take aways:

the four skills most under represented globally were:

- planning and ways of working 
- communication 
- understanding digital systems 
- software use and development 

Many skills ranked well with education, but some were anti-correlated, e.g. humility. 

There is some rich insight in this short report, it is well worth having a look at. 

About Ian Mulvany

Hi, I'm Ian - I work on academic publishing systems. You can find out more about me at mulvany.net. I'm always interested in engaging with folk on these topics, if you have made your way here don't hesitate to reach out if there is anything you want to share, discuss, or ask for help with!