“Future of work” is one of the most debated topics today, as robotics and artifi cial intelligence have been introduced and applied to work. An increasing concern among young people when I show them a list of the “growing skills” that they will increasingly need to develop (for example, analytical thinking and innovation, creativity, originality, initiative, and technology design and programming). They realize that current university degree programs do not provide effi cient and effective way to develop the aforementioned skills. Another topic is the job creation strategies for high potential sectors with many new emerging jobs. These sectors include education and health care, for example. 2018/10/17/commentary/japan-commentary/ need-skill-based-approach-jobs/#. W8gBqfZRXIU