The Rising Need for Soft Skills: J.D. LaRock of Commonwealth Corporation Discusses the Need for Workforce Adaptability

In a developing workforce, the need is higher than ever for workers who are able to take on whatever is handed to them. With an existing older workforce and an upcoming new generation of workers, employers are looking for adaptability in their workforce. There is a growing need for employees with soft skills and other critical-thinking and decision-making abilities.

In this interview, we speak to J.D. LaRock, President & CEO of Commonwealth Corporation, about the growing desire for workforce adaptability and the systems that are being created or retooled to fit this. Listen in to learn more.

Jonah Puskar

Jonah Puskar

Jonah is a sophomore at Emerson College studying Writing, Literature, & Publishing as well as Political Communication. On campus, he is a publication editor, radio host, and on-air news talent. When he isn’t doing media-based activities, he enjoys reading a good book and having a warm cup of coffee.