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How Content Marketers Influence Business Leaders

How Content Marketers Influence Business Leaders

“Looking at the marketing subtopics that influenced business over the years, we find only three: marketing communications, customer relationships and channel management. The only one consistently on an uptrend since the 2000s is marketing communications.”

via INSEAD Knowledge

A Dynamic Learner in the Global Networked Economy

A Dynamic Learner in the Global Networked Economy

“Continuous education and self-improvement are imperative to keep up with work and life in a rapidly changing world. A book by Bradley Staats explains the benefits of dynamic learning and outlines the methods of becoming more effective as a lifelong learner.”

via World Economic Forum

How T-Shaped Skills Demand will Transform Work

How T-Shaped Skills Demand will Transform Work

In the context of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, there is a new demand to be an interdisciplinary and T-shaped person – that is, one who has an in-depth knowledge of a specific field, with sufficient knowledge in other fields outside their own specialization.

via World Economic Forum

Digital Transformation Skills to Fuel New Growth

Digital Transformation Skills to Fuel New Growth

IDC estimates that the lack of available IT skills will result in over $90 billion in lost revenue annually in Europe by 2020. Across the globe, there is a huge demand to attract the right emerging skillsets needed to excel in digital transformation.

via IDC UKI

Bridging the Leadership Gap Between Tech and Business

Bridging the Leadership Gap Between Tech and Business

Enterprise IT has a brand problem. It has lost trust with its customers — from C-suite stakeholders to individual contributors — who have come to associate IT with bottlenecks, frustration, constraints, and cost overruns.”

via MIT Sloan

Digital Growth Drives Demand for Tech Talent

Digital Growth Drives Demand for Tech Talent

U.S. technology sector employment increased by more than 56,000 jobs during the first six months of 2019, enhanced by a solid month of hiring in June, according to an analysis by CompTIA.

via CompTIA

CEOs Focus on Digital Upskilling for New Growth

CEOs Focus on Digital Upskilling for New Growth

CEOs are shifting how they fill talent gaps. Almost half (46%) of CEOs globally say significant retraining or upskilling is the most important initiative to close a potential skills gap, against just 18% who say it’s hiring from outside their industry.

via PwC