Necessary Skills for the 2020 Worker

2020 is a not that far off — just five years and two and half months.  I bring this up because of an important point I make frequently with my career mentoring clients.  You have to become a lifelong learner to succeed.  In today’s fast paced world, standing still is the same as going backward.

This infographic lays out six drivers of change and ten skills that you will need in 2020 if you want to be successful

I’ll be 70 in 2020, but I’m working on developing these skills.  I want to be relevant.  If I’m not, I won’t be able to help my career mentoring clients succeed.

If an old guy like me can commit to lifelong learning you can too.  If you never stop learning and never stop growing, you’ll never have to worry about your job and your life and career success.

Your career mentor,


PS: You can download a free copy of my popular book An Uncle’s Advice to His Niece on Her College Graduation at  When you do, I’ll begin sending you daily motivational quotes and give you a free basic membership in my career mentoring site.

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