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How to save your job from the intelligent robots

Bart Perkins | April 14, 2016
In the future the most effective IT staff will have empathy as well as technical skills.

In 2003, Warren Bennis stated, “No job is safe. Never will be. The half-life of any particular skill set is, at most, five years. And that’s on the long side.” He was correct. Machines are taking over task-centered activities one by one. Simultaneously, people with effective interpersonal communications and social interactions are becoming significantly more important and more highly valued. And their jobs will be safe for a lot longer.


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