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Top 10 Career Skills and Jobs for 2020

The Fourth Industrial Revolution is bringing rapid change to the workforce

Top 10 Career Skills and Jobs for 2020

The world of work is changing and adapting at speed to catch up with the rapid and continuous advances being made in technology. We are transitioning into an era that has been dubbed ‘The Fourth Industrial Revolution’ (known as Industry 4.0). The Technological Age is squeezing out manual labour and it is predicted that by 2020 (only two years away!) over five million jobs will be replaced by automated machines.

This is a daunting prospect for many but it doesn't need to be bad news; like previous industrial revolutions many jobs will be sacrificed but many new jobs will also be created. A lot of these new jobs can’t even be imagined right now. According to a report issued by the WEF almost 65% of the jobs primary school students will be doing in the future do not even exist yet. Both the workforce and our knowledge base are rapidly evolving.

Read this article in full to find out the Top 10 Career Skills for 2020 and what the 10 Most in Demand Jobs will be. Click here.

 

The CareersPortal Team

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