“Following are the key takeaways from the recent WEF jobs report, which was prepared by teams from LinkedIn, Coursera and Burning Glass Technologies:
Human interaction will continue to play a key role in the new digital economy.
There will be a greater demand for “care economy” jobs, roles in marketing, sales and content production, as well as roles at the forefront of people and culture.
This is good news. It means we’re not about to lose our humanity. This “augmented humanity” — where robots and AI-driven wearables (watches, for example) are used alongside human caregivers to look after the elderly, the sick, the weak.”