A beginner’s guide to lifelong learning4 min read . Updated: 01 Oct 2017, 03:39 PM IST
The best way to prepare for inevitable career disruption is to become a flexible learner who can reboot, re-orient and reinvent
For generations, formal learning was associated and often limited to the confines of academic institutions. Pictures of young graduates throwing their caps into the air was symbolic of their new-found freedom as they didn’t have to study for dreaded exams anymore. Even though we still commemorate graduating from college with fanfare, this milestone doesn’t necessarily foreshadow the end of one’s education nowadays. In fact, the pace at which the world of work is changing, only those who are willing to be lifelong learners are the ones who will be able to take on the unpredictable workplace of tomorrow.