Tag: Emerging Fields and New Skills
Forty-two million Americans will be self-employed by 2020. Are your students ready to be their own bosses?
“If higher education continues to think the traditional one-size-fits-all approach is going to work, we’re going to miss the boat,” says one associate dean for digital innovation and enterprise learning.
“As the artificial intelligence revolution transforms what work will look like in the future, community college leaders must take the lead in reskilling our workforce,” according to an EAB Community College Executive Forum blog post.
Learn how progressive college and university IT teams are retraining and reskilling staff amid technology changes on campus.
But 22% of workers have 0 of them.
The skills gap was ‘largely self-inflicted,’ according to a new study presented at the American Economic Association conference.
Workers spend 2.8 hours per week exercising this soft skill, making it more important than time management or communication skills.
“I would love to see this all over the country for workers like me,” says one technical maintenance specialist.
Contrary to popular belief, the skills students will need most to be successful aren’t advanced programming skills.
LinkedIn analyzed thousands of job postings to determine the skills employers need most in 2019.