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Companies are focusing on building out their employees' people skills during the pandemic

13 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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A new McKinsey report finds which skills workplaces are focusing on developing in their employees.
About half of respondents said leadership, critical thinking, or project management skills.
About 39% said interpersonal and empathy skills, roughly double the share that said this in 2019.
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A new McKinsey report highlights the changes in the kinds of skills companies are focusing on while the pandemic continues to loom. And based on the results, more workplaces seem to be prioritizing building employees' interpersonal and...
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