5 Important Skills That Will Be In Demand in a Post-Pandemic World


Important Skills That Will Be In Demand in a Post-Pandemic World
COVID19 has been designated as a Public Health Emergency and  has become a pandemic emergency. And even after pandemic is over there will be consequences for workers in every market.To present yourself as the best candidate for lucrative and steady employment, you should focus on one or more vital in-demand skills. 

Here are five skills that will be important in post pandemic world:

1. ADAPTIBILITY

Employers will need to know that you have what it takes to adapt to these changes. After all, this will determine how the business can take advantage of market shifts and protect itself from getting left behind. So work on maintaining a flexible mindset that is always looking to improve.

2.PROBLEM-SOLVING/CRITICAL THINKING

A survey by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) found that 37% of employers cited problem-solving and critical thinking among the top soft skills that candidates were lacking. Applicants need to prove that they are able to think critically and find solutions to the problems will have a much better chance of being hired.

3.EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE

You need to have the emotional intelligence to manage relationships within your company and with customers and vendors. If you have emotional intelligence, you have an evergreen skill. For the most part, human nature doesn’t change. And understanding human nature is more crucial than ever in this modern pandemic.

4.DIGITAL SKILLS

Many people are working from their homes. Digital skills like design, programming and writing are in high demand. Even jobs that traditionally required in-person attendance are turning into remote positions. However, we need to ensure that we have the proper time-management, organization, and communication skills. Otherwise, your productivity can drop.

5.NEGOTIATING

Everyone need to negotiate with vendors for better pricing. Therefore, negotiating is and always will be an essential skil. However, the economic realities of a world after COVID-19 are more competitive. There is less money moving around, and businesses need to negotiate more effectively to spend less and profit more.


The new world after coronavirus will never be precisely the same. If you want to put yourself in a position to acquire and keep the best career possible in your dream project, follow the guide above. Learn one of the five skills that will make you stand out from the rest and give you a leg up.

Writer:
Nipa Rani Saha
Nipa Rani Saha
Student, Department of Law
Jagannath University, Bangladesh.

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