Top Skills Articles

  • Data visualization is now becoming a must-learn skill. Here's why.

    Data Visualization is a Must-Learn Skill Today. Here's Why.

    May 9, 2019

    According to LinkedIn Learning research, new graduates – defined as people six months out of college or less – disproportionately learn data visualization. While this speaks to an immediate need new graduates face, mastering this skill early will give new graduates a huge edge in the workforce. Because today, data visualization is becoming an absolute must-learn...

  • See the fastest growing skills at the Top Companies in America.

    These Are the Fastest Growing Skills at America’s Top Companies

    April 8, 2019

    Would you like to work for one of the top companies in America? A step back. This month, LinkedIn published its Top Companies list, which revealed the companies people most want to work for right now based on billions of actions from LinkedIn members. As part of its post this year, LinkedIn also included the fastest growing skills at these companies, which we’ve...

  • Are you a woman interested in being a leader? These are great courses for you.

    6 Courses That Highlight the Unique Strengths of Women Leaders

    March 4, 2019

    March 8th is International Women’s Day – a day to celebrate women and push for a more gender-balanced world, with the theme this year being #BalanceforBetter. For the workplace, balance certainly matters: organizations that have gender balanced leadership teams outperform those with unbalanced teams. And yet, while there has been progress in the past 40 years,...

  • See the skills companies need most in 2019.

    The Skills Companies Need Most in 2019 – And How to Learn...

    January 1, 2019

    [See The Skills Companies Need Most in 2020—And How to Learn Them] It turns out that professionals are keenly interested in learning...

  • Why creativity is the most important professional skill in the world.

    Why Creativity is the Most Important Skill in the World

    January 1, 2019

    Recently at LinkedIn Learning, using the power of our Economic Graph, we determined the skills companies need most. And there was a...

  • See the most up-and-coming jobs in the world, along with courses to get them.

    The 5 Most Up-and-Coming Jobs in the World – And How to Get...

    December 17, 2018

    A few years ago, if you told someone you were a “blockchain developer,” they might think you made jewelry. That’s different today, as...