6 Things You Need To Know About The Future of Work

Taken from “Humans Wanted” content, the article talks about the fear of AI and the possibility of job disruption caused by technology and automation. RBC (Royal Bank of Canada) had conducted an in depth of the Canadian workforce.

“....four million Canadian youth entering the workforce over the next decade are going to need a foundation of skills that sets them up for many different jobs and roles rather than a single career path. They will need a portfolio of human skills such as critical thinking, social perceptiveness, and complex problem solving to remain competitive and resilient in the labour market.”

Eventhough the report was Canadian youth-centric, I believe it may also be applicable to Malaysian youths.

Here are the 6 things you need to know about the future of work.

  • Analytics are trending
  • Math is a big plus
  • Firms want flexibility
  • Digital is no-negiotiable
  • The three C’s are crucial
  • Mobility is a thing

(excerpt from Humans Wanted. Full reading here)

Author: Hanie Razaif-Bohlender

Hanie is co-founder and General Manager of Dragonfire Corporate Solutions Sdn Bhd, a Kuala Lumpur-based management consulting firm, and Dragonfire Academy, a center for continuous adult learning. Hanie is widely known as “The Career Doctor” for her coaching roles with private clients in their quest to find clarity, happiness, and fulfilment during their career journey.

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