Give Yourself the Boost You Need

How can you avoid being left behind? How do you avoid getting trapped in the organizational maze where ambitious colleagues equipped with the hottest PowerPoint slide deck get all the attention and hence outperform you?

How do you avoid losing out due to a lack of soft skills like political savviness or shortage of listening skills

 

Give Yourself the Boost You Need

If you don’t become a learner for life, you’re risking falling out of the boat named the “job market.” To stay on board the boat, you need to grow your skills. You need skills such as Analytical thinking, Innovation, Active Learning, and Learning Strategies, states the World Economic Forum.

So you need a personal learning strategy.  Making a personal learning strategy means that you start spending time thinking about the big picture as well as the small picture. The objective is to keep you employable and attractive for future employers. Your proactive job is to make sure that you fit in well with the future labor market.

Skills continuing to grow in prominence by 2022 include analytical thinking and innovation as well as active learning and learning strategies.’ This means that if you do have a learning and development strategy ready at hand for yourself, it’s time to get one. In other words, if you do not become a learner for life, you’re risking falling out of the boat named “job market.”

World Economic Forum

The Future of Jobs Report 2018