Workforce readiness

Free learning and resources

Are you interested in advancing your readiness for the job market? With IBM SkillsBuild, you can gain valuable skills to prepare yourself for a new job and for success in the workplace. Boost your tech skills, build your online brand, write a resume, prepare for job interviews, and more!

Many tech jobs do not require a degree 

New collar

New collar jobs are roles in some of the tech industry's faster growing fields, from cybersecurity and cloud computing to cognitive business and digital design, that don't always require a traditional degree. What they do require is the right mix of in-demand skills!

82%

2020 was a challenging year. But, according to Monster’s latest research, there is reason to be optimistic. 82% of employers say they plan on hiring in 2021.

– Future of Work 2021 Global Outlook Special Report by Monster

Get the skills you need to be workforce ready

  • Critical thinking, collaboration with others, problem solving, and flexibility are key professional skills that employers want in a job candidate.
  • Create your online brand, write a strong resume, and plan for job interviews so you're ready to apply for new jobs.
  • Learn techniques to succeed in the workplace once you begin a new job.

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Sign up for IBM SkillsBuild for Job Seekers today and get the learning and resources you need to help you prepare for a job in tech, all for free.