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These jobs will soon be extinct

Posted on Monday, September 24, 2018

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If you are planning your career, please beware of these 10 jobs. According to the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) the future of jobs report 2018, the world will lose 75 million jobs by 2022, all these jobs are listed in top 10 declining job roles.
  • Data entry clerks
  • Accounting, bookkeeping and payroll clerks
  • Administrative and executive secretaries
  • Assembly and factory workers
  • Client information and customer service workers
  • Business services and administration managers
  • Accountants and auditors
  • Material-recording and stock-keeping clerks
  • General and operations managers
  • Postal service clerks
Thanks to technological advancement, these roles will be obsolete and newer roles will be generated. According to WEF, 133 million jobs will be created by 2022 and the emerging job roles which can be most relevant in the future are -


  • Data analyst and scientists
  • AI and Machine learning specialists
  • General and operation managers
  • Software and applications developers and analysts
  • Sales and marketing professionals
  • Big data specialist
  • Digital transformation specialists
  • New technology specialists
  • Organisational development specialists
  • Information technology services



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