Changes in working life and new forms of work
The demands of working life have changed drastically over the last few decades. Previously, the labour market appreciated formal qualifications and a certain type of work experience. Nowadays, more than certifications, the market appreciates ‘good people’, i.e. people who have the solid skills, high motivation, enthusiasm and type of personality needed for the work in question.
Try to understand the recent events in your sector and the directions towards which various sectors are evolving. Keep up with news about the sector. Listen to expert interviews and follow interesting blogs. Many industries are living in a time of great changes. While some doors close, completely new ones open up elsewhere. The economy never sleeps.
Jobs of the future
Working life is undergoing a rapid change as a result of digitalisation, which is why new types of experts are needed in working life. The survey carried out under the Effectively into Working Life project indicates that graduates of higher education institutions are expected to be versatile and proficient in languages and have the attitude of an entrepreneur, knowledge of various fields and programming skills. Employers expect higher education institutions to produce experts who will create a new type of working life.