Prepare for In-Demand Jobs with Lynda.com

LinkedIn Learning has identified ten jobs that they say have “the greatest number of job openings, have had steady growth over the past four years, pay a livable wage, and require skills that can be learned online.”

The jobs include the following:

  • Software developer
  • Sales representative
  • Project manager
  • IT administrator
  • Customer service specialist
  • Digital marketer
  • IT support/help desk
  • Data analyst
  • Financial analyst
  • Graphic designer

Through March 31, 2021, you can access free online learning paths for all of these jobs at opportunity.linkedin.com.

You can also access these resources for free through the library’s Lynda.com from LinkedIn Learning account. All of these courses will be available beyond March 31, so you can take as much time as you need.

Once you complete a learning path, download a certificate of completion to show to prospective employers.

Get Started with Lynda.com from LinkedIn Learning

To login to Lynda.com, enter your library card number and PIN.

We’ll show you how to access learning paths and more at the following workshop:

Prepare for In-Demand Jobs with Free Online Training

Thursday, Jan. 21, 2:00 PM

In this virtual program, you’ll learn how to get started with Lynda.com’s learning pathways for careers such as customer service specialist, IT support/help desk, graphic designer and more. You’ll also explore the free career and computer training available in Universal Class as well as the technical training available in Microsoft Learn.

Registration is required. This program will be available via Zoom.