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2. Seeing

2. Seeing

Computers are fantastic are addressing individual problems, but they don't do so well at addressing the big picture.

This meta-skill captures humanity's ability to strategize, to understand how the whole can be greater than the sum of its parts, and to escape biases.

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Being a specialist used to be the way forward, but the future belongs to those who can adapt to any given scenario in a dime.

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4. Making

4. Making

Neumeier characterizes this meta-skill as primarily being related to design and design thinking.

  • Design thinking is a generative approach to solving problems. In other words, you create answers, you don't find answers.
  • Making overla...

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1. Feeling

1. Feeling

Just because the future of work lies in automation doesn't mean that the human element will be taken out of the equation.

  • Social intelligence is going to be an even more important skill than before β€” with technology outperforming our more analytical ta...

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5. Learning

5. Learning

Neumeier describes this as the "opposable thumb" of meta-skills. Learning how to learn enables you to improve every skill in your life.

  • Constant learning is a fact of life.
  • This doesn't have to be laborious β€” not only does learning le...

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What are Meta Skills?

What are Meta Skills?

  • Meta-skills are talents that inform every domain of life and govern your ability to improve other skills.
  • There are many meta-skills out there, but feeling, seeing, dreaming, making, and learning are likely the most important when trying to remain competitiv...

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Why These 5 Meta-Skills are Important

Why These 5 Meta-Skills are Important

These five meta-skills inform nearly every talent and capacity that we exercise in our daily lives.

  • Moreover, they aren't going to be automated anytime soon.
  • As rapidly as technology is advancing, it's still a far cry from the curious abilities that ...

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3. Dreaming

3. Dreaming

Innovation, creativity, generative talent β€” these skills will always be in high demand.

  • Once rigorous, linear work is outsourced to machines, the less precise and more fanciful talents of the human mind will become the primary characteristic t...

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Seeing

While computers can work on addressing particular problems, they are not that good at seeing the big picture.

This meta-skill expresses the human ability to strategize.

#6 SYNERGY

#6 SYNERGY

Collaborate and value the differences of others.

There are many things that cannot be achieved by only one person, you need to take help from others and also help them.

The key idea is - "The whole is greater than the sum of its parts."

Remember the "Big Picture"

Thinking Big Picture about the work you do can be very energizing in the face of stress and challengesΒ because you are linking one particular, often small action to a greater meaning or purpose.Β 

Something that may not seem important or valuable on its own gets cast in a whole new li...

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