No matter what field you work in, if youre hoping to get ahead in your career, you need to be mindful of technology trends. Weve seen it all too often in recent history, that a new technology takes over and suddenly those who cant keep up are no longer needed.
But by educating yourself on what is new, what is growing, what is likely to be the next big thing, you can help tech-proof your career. Below Ive outlined some of the technology trends I see that will have the greatest impact on a wide variety of jobs and industries well outside the people in the IT industry who develop, build and maintain them.
By keeping abreast of advancements in these fields, and even just understanding what they are and how they might impact the work you do, you can help to tech-proof yourself and your career in a changing landscape.