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Don’t know where to begin? Don’t worry. Explore the resources here to assess your strengths, personality, values, and family influences to reveal important clues for finding a career that is a good fit for you.

How to Use Personality Type to Find a Career You Love

Sometimes it takes time to find a career you love. If yours doesn’t feel right, now might be the best time to make a change for the better. Over 40% of the global workforce is on the brink of resigning, …

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Beyond the hammer and hard hat: Don’t overlook unique career opportunities in construction industry

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Are you an entry-level job seeker looking in accounting or finance, information technology, human resources, project management, engineering, customer service, or administration? Are you a woman or minority seeking an industry with career growth and upward mobility?

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Skill Building Courses

Planning a Career in User Experience

Cory Lebson
User experience is a rewarding career. Successful UX professionals can improve technology so that it is more efficient, effective, and…

Technology and Data Careers in Government

Jonathan Reichental
View Jonathan’s LinkedIn Newsletter Today, some of the most exciting, meaningful, impactful, and in-demand IT careers are in helping to…

Work Stories: Experiences that Influence Careers

LinkedIn Learning Instructors
Things happen at work-sometimes things you never could have anticipated. Unexpected experiences often teach us important lessons about work and…

Graphic Design Careers: First Steps

Cara St. Hilaire
New to graphic design? You’re in the right place. Discover the most crucial skills, tools, and techniques for graphic designers…

Be an Intrapreneur to Take Your Career to the Next Level

Macmillan Publishers
Do you have an entrepreneurial spirit, but also like the stability of working for an established company? This audio-only course,…

Planning Your Family Leave and Return

Susan Rietano Davey
The key to a successful family leave is effective planning. From telling your manager to covering your responsibilities to strategizing…

Pete Docter: Creating a Career Fueled by Imagination

Justin Ahrens
Pete Docter’s imagination is capable of some pretty incredible things. As a director at Pixar Animation Studios, Pete brought us…

Developer Career Paths and Certifications

Ray Villalobos
Technology has changed the way we approach ordinary tasks—from settling the bill at restaurants to driving—and more industries than ever…

How to Create a Career You Love

Jodi Glickman
View Jodi’s LinkedIn Newsletter Are you tired of searching for the perfect job, new role, or elusive assignment that’s going…

Navigating Your Career Through Restructuring, Layoffs, and Furloughs

Chris Taylor
The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the workplace dramatically. You’ve had to adapt to working remotely and independently, but also to…

Pivot: The Only Move That Matters Is Your Next One (Blinkist Summary)

Looking to make a career change? In her 2016 book, Pivot, Jenny Blake details practical steps you can take to…

How to Own Your Career and Build Your Dream Job

Pete Mockaitis | How to Be Awesome at Your Job
In this audio-only course, Ann Hiatt shares valuable career development lessons learned from her 15 years working alongside Silicon Valley’s…

Web Career Clinic

Lauren Bacon
This series explores web careers from a variety of angles: insights from veteran web designer and agency principal Lauren Bacon,…

Data Science & Analytics Career Paths & Certifications: First Steps

Jungwoo Ryoo
The career opportunities in data science, big data, and data analytics are growing dramatically. If you’re interested in changing career…

Managing Your Career: Mid-Career

Valerie Sutton
Many people experience a mid-career crisis, where you show up, do the work, and take home a paycheck. It is…

Building Business Relationships

Simon T. Bailey
View Simon’s LinkedIn Newsletter Have you been eyeing a promotion or new job? By learning how to form and leverage…

Career Wellness Nano Tips with Shadé Zahrai

Shadé Zahrai
Welcome to our Nano Tips series, where LinkedIn Learning creators deliver impactful lessons in literally seconds. In this course, get…

Managing Career Burnout

Emilie Aries
For many professionals, remaining constantly connected and on task can feel like a requirement for success. Long hours and chronic…

How Getting Curious Helps You Achieve Everything

Pete Mockaitis | How to Be Awesome at Your Job
Embrace curiosity. Diana Kander unpacks the importance of curiosity and the role it plays in success, in this course adapted…

Recovering from a Job Loss in Technology

Jonathan Fernandes
Bouncing back after a job loss can feel like both a professional and personal challenge. This course was designed to…

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