Dear ReWorker: Universities are going digital. Does this mean that MOOCs, training courses and independently gained skills are just as good as the university experience? Should we change our hiring criteria?
Dear Open Minded,
Funny you should ask! Google just introduced Google Career Certificates that train you in a specified, high-demand field in less time than it would take to get a college degree in that same industry. I have a feeling these will be increasingly marketable in the future—it’s going to be increasingly hard for universities to claim you can’t learn