Of the 3 Types of Skills, One Is Quickly Becoming Most Important | Learning Blog - LinkedIn Learning
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But that’s quickly changing, according to LinkedIn Learning Instructor Gary Bolles. In a rapidly changing world where information is a commodity, transferable skills – aka what you can do – are quickly becoming most important, Bolles said in his LinkedIn Learning course on hiring and developing your future workforce.
For organizations, this has a dramatic affect on hiring and the importance of developing your workforce.
The three types of skills
While there’s no shortage of skills in the world, they all fall into three main categories, according to researcher Sidney Fine. They are:
- Self-management skills
- Transferable skills
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