By Betty Vandenbosch, Chief Content material Officer at Coursera
Candidates should more and more show each interpersonal and technical abilities to land and achieve a job. In keeping with a current ZipRecruiter report, 93% of employers who posted roles on the hiring platform within the final 12 months stated that smooth abilities – together with communication, mentoring, and drawback fixing – performed a vital function of their hiring choices.
To assist learners develop these vital abilities, this quarter we launched new Specializations and programs from trade companions ADP, Accenture, and IBM. This content material is taught by trade specialists and covers broad subjects, together with tips on how to successfully lead groups, leverage know-how and information, and talk within the office. The brand new packages are:
- Main StandOut® Groups Specialization from ADP – This eight-course program exposes learners to a strengths-based strategy to main a staff. Learners will discover sensible tales drawn from many years of real-world expertise, take part in hands-on utility of strength-based teaching rules, and, upon completion, have perception into their very own energy as a frontrunner. This beginner-level program is designed to be accomplished inside six months if learners decide to about 4 hours of studying per week.
“ADP is thrilled to launch the Main Standout Groups program with Coursera. This sturdy management and training program harnesses the groundbreaking Marcus Buckingham strengths-based management philosophy and provides learners a certification alternative. We’re trying ahead to persevering with to accomplice with Coursera to empower learners to construct people-centric abilities and competencies by means of participating studying codecs.” – Aundrea Malone-Program Technique Director, ADP Enterprise Studying
- Understanding Know-how and Information and Begin Your Lifelong Studying programs from Accenture – These two foundational programs are designed to be accomplished inside 10-15 hours every. Understanding Know-how and Information supplies perception into how know-how and information are utilized in on a regular basis life to assist learners achieve a digital work atmosphere. Begin Your Lifelong Studying examines tips on how to undertake a development mindset, work together successfully with others, and suppose by means of choices, making ready learners to resolve their very own skilled and private challenges.
- Individuals and Comfortable Expertise for Skilled and Private Success Specialization from IBM – This six-course Specialization is very appropriate for learners who need to begin a brand new job or are early of their profession. All through this system, learners will discover sensible eventualities and mini case research to observe making use of the talents they’ve discovered. The Specialization will be accomplished in about two months with three hours of studying per week.
That is the primary content material on Coursera from new companions ADP and Accenture, and we stay up for launching extra expert-taught programs and Specializations from them within the close to future. Collectively, with our 100+ trade companions, we’re dedicated to offering learners with reasonably priced, versatile, and job-relevant studying packages.