Top Skills Articles

  • EQ Is the Skill You Need in 2020—Here’s How to Improve It

    EQ Is the Skill You Need in 2020—Here’s How to Improve It

    February 3, 2020

    Emotional intelligence is one of the most in-demand skills in 2020. That means people with emotional intelligence, also known as EQ, are getting hired and promoted at a faster rate than others, according to data recently surfaced from LinkedIn’s network of over 660+ million professionals and 20+ million jobs. So, what is emotional intelligence and why is it so...

  • creativity as a top skill

    4 Easy Ways to Tap Into the Most In-Demand Soft Skill in the World: Creativity

    January 20, 2020

    Whatever your goals are for 2020—to take on a bigger project, start a job, lead a team—learning creativity can help you stand out for that next opportunity. Creativity is the #1 soft skill companies need most this year, according to timely data from the LinkedIn network of 660+ million professionals and 20+ million jobs. The trick is figuring out how to...

  • The Skills Companies Need Most in 2020 And How to Learn Them

    The Skills Companies Need Most in 2020—And How to Learn Them

    January 13, 2020

    What skills does the workforce value most? At LinkedIn Learning, we surfaced timely data from our network of over 660+ million professionals and 20+ million jobs to reveal the 15 most in-demand soft and hard skills of 2020. Whatever your goals are for 2020— to take on a bigger project, start a new job, lead a team— learning these skills can help you stand out...

  • See the skills new college graduates are learning the most – data visualization.

    The Skills New Grads Are Learning the Most

    May 9, 2019

    Perhaps the single biggest moment in any professional’s career is the transition from college to the working world. This is an...

  • 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...

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

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

    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,...