Business leaders across all industries and regions will increasingly be called upon to formulate a comprehensive workforce strategy ready to meet the challenges of this new era of accelerating change and innovation.
The Future of Jobs Report is out, and the future looks bright for innovation professionals. Innovation managers are identified as an emerging in-demand role that leverages distinctly 'human' skills, which are less likely to be automated.
Here, innovation requires creativity and alternative thinking to develop new ideas for and answers to work-related problems.
For example, the number of innovation professionals are expect to almost double in the next four years in some industries such as: