While COVID-19 may have accelerated the need to adapt, many of the changes that institutions are grappling with today connect to long-term shifts that predate the pandemic. In this post, we look at five of those long-term trends and consider how the new SkillsMatch platform enables institutions to adapt and respond with a personalized, skill-based approach to student engagement.
In recent weeks, there has been no shortage of pundits and experts weighing in on the impacts of COVID-19. But new data from Strada Education Network’s nationally representative survey gives voice to the perspective of everyday Americans on how the pandemic is affecting their lives, especially in regards to work and education. In this post, we’ll look at highlights from the survey findings and suggest resources to help put these insights into action.
Emsi is pleased to announce the release of SkillsMatch: a new, free tool that provides personalized learning and work recommendations powered by skills data. Read on to see how SkillsMatch can help adult learners take a more informed, data-driven approach to their education and career exploration.
We’re pleased to announce Emsi’s Resume Optimizer: a new skills-based prototype that will help people improve their resumes as they apply for new jobs. Now you can write clear, compelling resumes that feature the skills and competencies that employers value. What skills do you have? What skills are employers looking for? And which skills should you feature on your resume? Resume Optimizer answers all these.
As employees seek the advantages of flexibility and lower commuting costs, working remotely has become a more and more popular option over the years. The COVID-19 crisis will result in multiple labor market shifts, but one could argue that the most immediate and massive swing has been to the prevalence of working from home. So, let’s explore the five things you should know about remote work, and talk a little bit about where it might be headed.
COVID-19 is wreaking havoc on the U.S., both medically and economically. With the situation changing quickly, we built a free job posting dashboard to help you navigate the labor market’s response to COVID-19 in real time. Track monthly job posting trends by region, industry, company, job, and skill.