Technology/Workforce Trends Webinars
In building off the 2013 information technology (IT) skill’s gap forum, the Center’s director, Maureen Majury, presented research compiled from the forum, as well as new research on technology trends, workforce demand, and the importance of soft (or, employability skills), for Microsoft IT Academy and Insight’s 2013 program. These October 2013 webinars can be viewed, as well as a summary of the presentations highlights, by clicking on the titles. (Note: for the October 10, 2013 event you just need to quickly register to view them):
- Technology Hiring Trends Revealed: A Q&A with Maureen Majury, and
- Microsoft’s Insights 2013 that featured a panel of industry and academic experts discussing strategies to move ahead in the field of technology. During the discussion, the panel addressed such issues as: What skills are required to succeed in technology roles today and in the future? How much can you expect to make along your chosen career path?