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Core Work-Related Skills in 2020

Problem solving, organisational skills, service orientation, critical thinking and creativity are the core competences that employers expect from their employees.

The Future of Jobs Report by the World Economic Forum 2016 states that more than a third (i.e. 35%) of the existing knowledge, skills and abilities, which we see as crucial today, will change by 2020. The changes brought by the Fourth Industrial Revolution (developments in genetics, artificial intelligence, nanotechnology, 3D printing and biotechnology, smart systems – houses, factories, networks or cities) require proactive adaptations not only by employers but also each individual, as such large development steps also mean that the majority of jobs experience a fundamental transformation. Some jobs will be endangered and the existing ones already require changed skills, knowledge and abilities.

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