Identifying the skills that will be needed in the digitally intensive economy of the future.

This paper reports on a search for the New Foundational Skills of the digital economy.

  • How and when do evolving skills change the job market?
  • Which skills are in demand in both digitally intensive jobs, and more broadly?
  • Which skills retain their value over time? And,
  • If such a set of emergent, critical skills exists, how do the skills interact, and what do they mean for job seekers and incumbent employees, educators, and employers?