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A Critical Workplace Skill Is Soft—which makes it HARD!

by Eileen McDargh, Chief Energy Officer - Monday, June 25, 2018
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A recently released McKinsey Global Institute paper looked at 25 core workplace skills today and in the future for the U.S., France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the U.K.

The report found that there will be significant changes in what workers need to know in the coming decade. The biggest jump comes as no surprise: demand for technological skills, both basic digital and advanced tech, will rise by 55%.

Going to classes, on-the-job-training, and manuals will support this type of skill development.   To read the rest of this article click here.

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