How Can Your Career be “Future-Proof”?

go to site I hear the term “future-proof” used more and more these days. It’s especially common at training days and conferences, and generally gets a lot of interest. I’ve been to several talks where the main topic is “how to future-proof your career”. It’s a bit of a buzz phrase, with lots of people fearful that they will be left behind with the introduction of new tech and Artificial Intelligence. The use of this phrase in itself is typically so that someone like you or I will suddenly start worrying that the world is changing faster than we can cope with. That there is some kind of “magic formula” to immunise us from the ever-changing world of technology at work. That the speaker of this topic or the author of this article somehow has the answers we need to “future-proof” ourselves. Looking Back In order to think about “future-proofing”, first, I looked…