Skills like critical thinking, creativity, and written and oral expression are just as much in demand in today’s job market as they’ve always been. Remember, too, that you can’t always predict where your academic path will lead. In part, that’s because the road map is always changing. Purely technical jobs are likely to be among the first to be automated and may disappear from the map entirely.
A background in the sciences and humanities is more promising—and more relevant—than ever before. Read what others have to say below: