Top Skills Articles

  • These are the skills companies need most in 2018. You can learn them for free on LinkedIn Learning.

    The Skills Companies Need Most in 2018 – And The Courses to Get Them

    January 2, 2018

    Whenever there is change, there is opportunity. With report after report showing the world of work changing faster than ever today, it’s fair to assume there’s more opportunity than ever. The challenge? It isn’t easy to know where that opportunity exists. If only some organization with the resources necessary to answer that question could release a roadmap… Well...

  • These are the fastest growing jobs in America – and playbooks for getting them.

    5 of the Fastest Growing Jobs in the USA – And How to Get Them

    December 8, 2017

    Due to a variety of factors, the job market in the United States is going through a lot of change right now. And that’s creating thousands of new opportunities for professionals with the right skills; with jobs popping up that previously didn’t exist. To help find those up-and-coming roles, we analyzed LinkedIn data from the last five years, as well as some...

  • Entry-level jobs that pay $70,000 include data scientist, software engineers, security engineers and UX designers.

    4 Entry-Level Jobs That Pay $70,000 a Year (And How to Get Them)

    July 19, 2017

    Choosing a career or changing careers is a big decision. What should I do? What career has the highest chance of success? How realistic is it for me to get a job in that field? To help, we identified four entry-level jobs that pay at least $70,000 a year. All of these jobs have ample career opportunity as they are in fields that are growing, not shrinking. And,...

  • The skills needed to win Game of Thrones aren't much different than the skills needed to win in business.

    The Skills You Need to Win Game of Thrones (And How to...

    July 17, 2017

    Game of Thrones is like no other scripted show in the history of television. First off, it’s one of the most expensive shows in...

  • The skills you need to get hired at companies like Disney, Tesla, Google and more.

    The SPECIFIC Skills That Can Help you Land That Dream Job...

    June 2, 2017

    Following up on our list of the #LinkedInTopCompanies people want to work for, my colleague Maya Pope-Chappell wrote about the skills...