Working to Close the Skills Gap

Work looks completely different in 2017 than it did just a generation ago. Where we work looks different, how we work has changed, and the skills any given employee needs are evolving faster than we can keep up.

The pace of change has created a gap between the skills employees have right now and the skills they need to be successful. Deloitte researchers have highlighted this issue, pointing out the “declining half-life of skills critical to the 21st-century organization.

The solution to the skills gap doesn’t belong to one player working alone. We believe that employers, universities, and individuals will all need to invest in lifelong learning and find creative ways to collaborate. This eBook lays out a framework to move everyone forward, together.