For decades, the U.S. Bureau of Labor’s Economic and Employment Projections have been the bellwether for predicting what the hottest jobs up to a decade out would be. But with the rapid pace of technological change disrupting industries faster than ever before (think: robotics, 3-D printing, the sharing economy), it’s becoming obvious to many futurists that past trends may no longer be a reliable indicator of future job prospects.

Here is the list:

  1. PERSONAL WORKER BRAND COACHES AND MANAGERS
  2. PROFESSIONAL TRIBER
  3. FREELANCE PROFESSORS
  4. URBAN FARMERS
  5. END-OF-LIFE PLANNER
  6. SENIOR CARER
  7. REMOTE HEALTH CARE SPECIALIST
  8. NEURO-IMPLANT TECHNICIANS
  9. SMART-HOME HANDYPERSON
  10. VIRTUAL REALITY EXPERIENCE DESIGNER
  11. SEX WORKER COACH
  12. 3-D PRINTER DESIGN SPECIALIST

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