In an increasingly connected world, employees look for more than a good report card of As. Not too long ago, it was academic credentials at the top, and the equation was simple – the best grades would clinch the best job.

Today, the world has moved on, quickly and dramatically, with yesterday’s landscapes morphing into globalised digital platforms, which necessitate shifts in the way we think and work, as well as the skills we bring to the workplace.  In short, we need employees who can communicate and collaborate effectively, with the ability to think creatively and critically.

Here is a chart that lists the most desirable skills an employee should have.