In this last chapter in her book “The End of Competitive Advantage”, Rita Gunther McGrath is reaching out to you in order to help adjust to the increased difficulty in managing a career path. She is spending a lot of time on skills building and education.
There is some good news. There are more programs available now than ever before. for example, there are traditional executive education programs. These tend to be rather intensive and the provide a mix of theory and practical help which fine tunes top management skills. There are many other programs online that are targeted to more narrow skills and knowledge domains.
The basic point — it is wise to be thinking what types of courses interest you and where to find them.