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Which skills should we boost for successful future in 20 years?

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Have you ever thought about how the workplace will evolve in the future? Rise of smart systems, global flattering of the world, and focus on big data – all these things will influence the future workplace that will require some much broader-ranging additional skills. You should be open to change and train a lot in order to have all the necessary set of skills in your arsenal to get the job of the future.

Computational thinking

You need to learn and practice computational thinking skills in order to take full advantage of all revolutionary changes in computing. In the near future all workers will be required to understand what numbers mean. In order to program a computer properly to help you solve the complex problem in the best way and in the shortest possible time, you will have to know how to focus on the most important information only, develop a step-by-step solution to the problem, look for similarities within problems, and break down this problem into smaller parts.

Design Mindset

Design Mindset is the ability to develop and represent work processes and tasks for desired outcomes. It draws on intuition, imagination, systemic reasoning, and logic to create desired outcomes that would benefit the user. You should be able to look at things from different perspectives searching for the aspects which could influence a design decision. It will be important to visualize your work and effectively track it to understand the priorities within an organization you are working at better.

Cross-cultural competence

The ability to interact, communicate, and effectively lead people across cultures in an essential skill when it comes to managing a diverse workplace. You should be able to understand people from different cultures to build strong human relationships that are necessary for achieving your professional goals.

Social intelligence

Our relationships with people that surround us effect a much bigger part of our lives. Social intelligence is the ability to get along with others, and to get them to cooperate with you. These skills are very important if you work at the big organization which requires a superior set of connections to keep it functioning. That`s why you should pay more attention to the social world around you and work on becoming a better speaker, a better conversationalist, and a more effective listener.

Adaptive thinking

People and companies should embrace change if they want to move forward. They have to adapt to changes in any environment that requires the skill to do so and the will to endure. Adaptive thinking refers to a problem solving strategy that adapts reasoning to address a problem as it evolves and changes. However, what are the qualities of adaptive thinkers? They show impulse control, they leave their ego at the door, and they are curious.

Sensemaking

Sensemaking is a key leadership capability for the dynamic world we live in today. It is the process through which people work to understand events and issues that are confusing, ambiguous, and novel. Sensemaking enables people to have a better understanding of what is going on in their environments facilitating other leadership activities such as inventing, relating, and visioning.

Virtual collaboration

Virtual collaboration is the process when people who are geographically separated but are working interdependently on shared outcomes rely on technology-mediated communication. In the future, enterprises and organizations will be increasingly using geographically distributed teams as a key part of business strategy. It means that you should increase your cross-cultural awareness, co-create team rules and norms, and build virtual trust to attain collaboration with colleagues who have different cultural and professional backgrounds.


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How to dress well to pass your job interview successfully?

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It is said that costumes are the first impression that you have of the people before they open their mouth – it really does establish who they are. So, image is really everything. It is essential to dress professionally regardless of the work environment. You should wear your powerful outfit but do not forget to stick to business-professional look. It can be quite difficult for a job candidate to determine what outfit is the most appropriate. But leave your worries behind! Here is a simple guide for you on how to get ready for your decisive job interview.

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How to purchase a suitable travel backpack for a woman?

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A lot of people, irrespective of their gender, like travelling. Exploration is really the essence of the human spirit. It is very important to feel yourself comfortable while traveling. That`s why a travel backpack is the first thing that you should choose very carefully while preparing for your exciting travel. It should be really versatile. To purchase a suitable pack can be difficult, especially if you are a woman. So, we are going to tell you how to make a good buy.

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7 Ways to eat healthy in college

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Typically, after graduation, students receive not only a diploma but also gastritis. At first glance, it seems that it is difficult to adhere to healthy eating and plan your meals schedule, especially as a college student, being always busy and living on a low budget. Here are 7 useful tips how to eat right in college or university that really will help you!

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10 reasons that prove traveling to be educative

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There`s a saying, “Our life is like a book. He who doesn`t travel, reads just one page.” And it`s really true. Educational establishments with teachers and books are one of the ways people can get knowledge. But you should know that traveling is also one of the ways which help us get life and useful lessons.

It doesn`t matter how far you travel, you will always find something that will enrich your knowledge. Travel will never fail if we talk about education. Let`s check 10 reasons why traveling can be considered as one of the best ways of education.

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The myth of the lucky college dropout!

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All we know these names: Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates. They are well-known as the most financially successful people in the world. It sounds unreal but these two men were dropped out from the college. Following their lucky life-stories, more and more students decide to quit college or university persuading their dreams and passions. Moreover, these two famous Harvard dropouts may make you think that the Higher Education doesn’t matter. And this is obvious example of how many media stories affect the minds of people, especially youth.

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10 Tips how to encourage student to be volunteer

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The world is driven by initiative and ambitious people, volunteers. Unfortunately, volunteer work is not taken seriously among many layers of society, but worthless. Increasingly, people who engage in volunteering hear: “Do you do it for free? It would be better to do something useful. Find a job where you will earn real money!”  However, such kind of activity can be a happy ticket to a carefree future. The open opportunities are one reason why we need to encourage more students to be volunteer.

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The best college towns in America

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Years spent in college are probably the best years of our life. And much depends on the towns where your college is located, and what nightlife looks like there. We have gathered top college towns which you will surely like and which have everything every student needs, although it was not an easy task. Let`s have a look on our list!

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Tips for faster and effective learning

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We know that our world is rapidly developing. To stay up-to-date in all spheres, you should learn and develop new skills. Continual learning is the key to success of lots of famous people. We offer you to look through some useful tips which can help you absorb information faster and more effectively.

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10 people who made a fortune with gaming

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When people hear the word “gamer”, mostly they imagine a person who is sitting in front of the computer all day round, has no friends and other interests. Of course, their parents are worried about their future, their education. Although, nowadays gaming has become not only the way to spend free time but also the way people can make money. If you are really good at gaming, then you can earn money monthly and also take part in various tournaments which will bring you thousands of dollars. Gaming has become a great market with lots of players, some of them even have own fan clubs. Let`s check the list of those lucky ones, who can do what they love and earn money at the same time!

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