'65% OF CHILDREN ENTERING PRIMARY SCHOOL TODAY WILL ULTIMATELY END UP WORKING IN A JOB WHICH DOESN’T YET EXIST'
WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM’S FUTURE OF JOBS REPORT
We parents work very hard to provide an education that helps our children to get ahead in life. Here’s the thing though. We can’t know how life is going to be twenty years from now. What we can do is teach them how to find creative solutions to their problems.
'By one popular estimate, 65% of children entering primary school today will ultimately end up working in completely new job types that don’t yet exist.1 In such a rapidly evolving employment landscape, the ability to anticipate and prepare for future skills requirements, job content and the aggregate effect on employment is increasingly critical for businesses, governments and individuals in order to fully seize the opportunities presented by these trends'.
Read the full report on the World Economic Forum's Future of Jobs Report