Change, as they say, is the only constant. And today this adage rings truer than ever before. It’s time to change – or rather, to adapt to the fast-changing times.
Given that COVID has accelerated changes in the way we work and the skills needed, upskilling programs have transitioned from good-to-do to need-to-do. It is now a matter of survival in the workforce.
A survey carried out by McKinsey called – The McKinsey Global Survey – stated that over 87% of the executives are either already experiencing or expecting changes in the skills demanded by jobs.
Here are some telling numbers
Source: Udemy, 2019/2020 Global Skills Gap Report