Job creation: Upskilling for the Fourth Industrial Revolution – The Financial Express
Two key elements are pushing us toward a workforce crisis. Rapidly advancing technology is bringing fundamental change while workers with the skills required for tomorrow’s businesses are becoming increasingly rare. These factors are widening the skills gap we know and fear.
Although companies expect to adopt these technologies—especially Artificial Intelligence (AI)—there’s a recognised need for workforce development programmes but a lack of urgency to act. Companies that are responding well to these threats are likely to gain a sustainable competitive advantage and win the war for talent.