57% of senior leaders today say soft skills are more important than hard skills. Strengthening a soft skill is one of the best investments you can make in your career. Plus, the rise of AI is only making soft skills increasingly important, as they are precisely the type of skills robots can’t automate. –LinkedIn
Soft skills that are very important in 2019 according to LinkedIn are: creativity, persuasion, collaboration, adaptability, and time management. Learning or honing these soft skills will pay huge dividends in the long term.