Twenty-one Most Valuable Career Skills

Money magazine article on "The 21 Most Valuable Career Skills Now"

NSCN Volunteer Career Coach Don Pizzi recommends that job seekers may want to check out a June 2016 Money magazine article on "The 21 Most Valuable Career Skills Now."

As the article notes: one way to gain an edge is to be sure you “possess the skills that are most in demand in your field, that help your employer keep up with the technological, economic, and social forces that are transforming so many industries.”

Adds Don, who has been coaching several NSCN members, “I believe the ideas in this article are critical to the success of the job seekers we serve.” The article, which is the result of a joint skills analysis by Money and PayScale.com, provides information on how to get these 21 valuable skills, including from such sites as Lynda.com, as well as Coursera, Udemy, and EdX, which offer hundreds of online classes, most of which are free or low-cost  (usually less than $100).

Read the article.