Nov 1, 2023
We all know that there’s a global digital skills gap across industries, and that gap is widening with the emergence of powerful technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI).
For marketers, this means they need to acquire and refine skills that can help land that job or climb the career ladder. For employers, great digital skills equal competitiveness, and this means that companies can drive brand awareness and revenue. At the same time, universities and colleges need to attract and retain students by offering industry-relevant courses.
Alternative credentials – such as micro-credentials or industry and professional certifications – offer a simple and effective way to upskill and reskill more quickly than traditional learning options, such as a degree. These credentials can also be tied to industry so marketers learn exactly what they need to become in-demand professionals.
Based on three surveys with marketers, employers, and third-level institutions, this new report explores the value of certification. It looks at the impact of an industry certification on:
Some of the key takeaways are:
Download the report today to get insights on professional certification and its significant value to marketers, employers, and educators.