In the new economy, lifelong learning is mandatory

June 5, 2021 ☼ educationlifelong-learning

Source: MinnPost

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Lifelong learning is no longer optional — it’s mandatory. According to many experts, a new economy is emerging that will include more technology and automation and will require higher levels of knowledge and skill. Ironically, as technology becomes more prevalent and remote working becomes more common, “people skills” — things like communication, teamwork, and problem solving — will also become increasingly important.

I’ve been saying this for decades, and it is my mantra.