Infosys president Ravi Kumar discusses the future of work in the digital age on Knowledge @ Wharton: How Lifelong Learning Can Prepare You for the Future of Work. Resonates with the new vocationalism approach: a willingness and ability to learn in employment
The fundamental shift that must be made is to lifelong learning. All of us — when we were growing up — made a linear progression from learning at schools to working. We will now have to move to a continuum of lifelong learning, which means we have to be lifelong learners. You have to learn to learn, learn to unlearn, and learn to re-learn. For an individual to imbibe that culture of being on that learning curve for a lifetime is a big switch.