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The Automatization Should Tell You to Train in the Skills that is hard to Atomize

Educational institutions should offer students and workers soft skills, entrepreneurial and managerial skills that are harder to automate and offer workers the flexibility to move between jobs. This also means providing students and workers with digital and IT skills, computer science and computer programming skills. Changes within Industries and Labour Markets Structural change in developing …

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We Need Skills Like Critical Thinking, Evaluation, and Decision Making

Several trends, such as technological change, population aging, and globalization, are simultaneously affecting the demand and supply of different types of skills. This can generate skill shortages, particularly in countries where supply is not sufficiently responsive to changes in skill demand. Where to find the gap? Despite the costs that these skill shortages can entail …

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Solar Faces Falling Prices and Gains in Efficiency

Despite the drawbacks, solar energy use has surged at about 20 percent a year over the past 15 years, thanks to rapidly falling prices and gains in efficiency. China, Japan, Germany, and the United States are major markets for solar cells. With tax incentives and efficient coordination with energy companies, solar electricity can often pay for …

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Social entrepreneurship

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Social entrepreneur A social entrepreneur is a person who pursues novel applications that have the potential to solve community-based problems. These individuals are willing to take on the risk and effort to create positive changes in society through their initiatives (Investopedia).   Social entrepreneurship Social entrepreneurship is, at its most basic level, doing business …

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