2020 ended, but #covid19 has NOT!➤ 245M #jobs lost end of year alone! 3 trends & 3 steps to take NOW…
To support #jobseekers, LinkedIn added 15 fastest-growing trends & skills in Emerging Jobs Report!
3 KEY TRENDS
1. Jobs for everyone, no matter your background➤
Trends span healthcare, technology, marketing, frontline & sales roles – many don’t require experience or 4-year degree!
2. Skills are more important to landing opportunities➤
Based on millions hired in 2020, LinkedIn identified the top 5 hard & soft skill courses they watched…
& made them all free!
3. Opportunity is more accessible➤
Many jobs are remote, like tech & sales.
LEVERAGE 3 TOOLS
1. Send the right signals to recruiters➤
LinkedIn’s #OpentoWork feature shares you’re open to new opportunities #ONOO).
LinkedIn data shows that job seekers with the photo frame are 2X more likely to hear from a recruiter!
2. Get ready for your (virtual) closeup➤
>50% lack confidence in #jobinterviews. LinkedIn tools prepare common questions with videos, tips & immediate feedback.
3. Explore your career path➤
LinkedIn’s Career Explorer shows how similar roles match & the skills needed!
Also shows open jobs & who has them.