Industry Highlights for Week of July 31, 2017

IoT Skill Set Leads with Communication, Not Tech

Campus Technology
According to a survey by Northeastern University-Silicon Valley, communication is the most relevant job skill for engineers working with the Internet of Things. In fact, the ability to clearly explain ideas ranked higher than knowledge, collaboration skills, persistence and more. This preference for competencies traditionally thought of as “soft skills” indicates that there is a “growing need for human skills over technical strengths in computer science.”
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