Because the global world has multi-dimensions, multi-disciplinary skills are required. Businesses are looking for the next generation equipped with both IT and business expertise, called “T-shaped” skills by money.cnn.com. Business skills are represented by the horizontal line of the “T,” and technical skills are represented by the vertical line.
We need tell our children that top prospects need understand the dynamics of the globally integrated enterprise, working with across geographically distributed teams, and using open source technologies to address global world business challenges. We also need educate our children using multi-disciplinary approach which covers technology, relationship, culture and economics, in order to help our children succeed in the global society.