Resources identified with The Future of Work theme will spotlight forces affecting work, the workforce, and the workplace.
Making the case for creative collaboration as the foundation of future workforce skills.
The World Economic Forum (WEF) 2018 Future of Jobs report identified three top skills required for workers to thrive in the fourth industrial revolution. In 2022 the most in demand skills - according businesses surveyed by WEF - will be:
- Analytical thinking and innovation,
- Active learning and learning strategies, and
- Creativity, originality and initiative.
Considering the importance of imagination, innovation, collaboration and the ability to grasp multiple perspectives to each of these, this sets creative collaboration as the foundation of all top three future skills.