Proficiency in a wide range of technological tools is becoming increasingly important in the workplace, with data analysis, online collaboration, and project management among the leading skills needed by employees.

Data visualization programs like Microsoft Corp.'s Power BI and Salesforce-owned Tableau are leading the charge in making sense of the increasing volume of data being generated about sales and productivity, with skills such as creating pivot tables in Excel also a must-have.

It is also essential to be familiar with more traditional programs like Word, PowerPoint, and email, along with remote working tools like Zoom and Microsoft Teams. Also, coding skills are becoming more critical to handle increasing amounts of data, while many mundane, repetitive tasks can be automated through tools like robotic process automation.

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