Don’t Teach Your Kid to Code. Teach Them to Communicate.

The jobs of the future don’t exist yet — but we know they’ll require some serious social skills

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Understanding Systems

The best way to prepare for the future is to develop the ability to learn and adapt.

Applying Empathy and Design Skills

The Ability to Communicate Complex Ideas

The jobs of the future will not depend as much on knowing facts or crunching numbers as on humans collaborating with other humans to design work for machines.

Collaborating and Working in Teams

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