DC: Students beware!!! | Hackers are finding new ways to prey on young job seekers. [Kelsey Gee at wsj.com]

Con Job: Hackers Target Millennials Looking for Work – from wsj.com by Kelsey Gee Employment scams pose a growing threat as applications and interviews become […]

Share of good jobs held by those without a BA has shrunken from 60% in 1991 to 45% today.

‘Good Jobs’ Still Exist; Most Require Post-High School Education — from campustechnology.comby Dian Schaffhauser Excerpt (emphasis DSC): Good jobs — those that pay at least $35,000 […]

What does the 6th annual Learning in the Workplace Survey say about the state – as well as the future – of L&D? [Hart]

What does the 6th annual Learning in the Workplace Survey say about the state – as well as the future – of L&D? — from modernworkplacelearning.com […]

Nearly 1/2 of companies say they don’t have the digital skills they need [Goldman]

Nearly half of companies say they don’t have the digital skills they need — from hbr.org by Jeremy Goldman Excerpt: The companies that think their employees’ […]

Jobs Report: 97 Percent of Flatiron School Graduates Land Jobs [Ravipati]

Jobs Report: 97 Percent of Flatiron School Graduates Land Jobs — from campustechnology.com by Sri Ravipati Excerpt: While two major coding bootcamps shut down earlier […]

Overall, tech-related skills accounted for nearly two-thirds of Upwork’s list of the 20 fastest-growing skills. [Gottlieb]

VR Is the Fastest-Growing Skill for Online Freelancers — from bloomberg.com by Isabel Gottlieb Workers who specialize in artificial intelligence also saw big jumps in […]

A leading Silicon Valley engineer explains why every tech worker needs a humanities education [Chou]

A leading Silicon Valley engineer explains why every tech worker needs a humanities education — from qz.com by Tracy Chou Excerpts: I was no longer […]

4 items involving bootcamps

The Future of Coding Bootcamps — from edsurge.com by Jeff Young Excerpt: EdSurge set out to answer some of those questions with a series of […]

The Ed Tech Market Map: 90+ Startups Building The Future Of Education [cbinsights.com]

The Ed Tech Market Map: 90+ Startups Building The Future Of Education — from cbinsights.com      

Reflections on “Radically open: Tom Friedman on jobs, learning, & the future of work” [Friedman, Engelbert, & Hagel]

Radically open: Tom Friedman on jobs, learning, and the future of work — from dupress.delotte.com by Tom Friedman, Cathy Engelbert, and John Hagel Excerpt (emphasis […]

Report: AI will be in nearly all new software by 2020 [Bolkan]

Report: AI will be in nearly all new software by 2020 — from thejournal.com by Joshua Bolkan Excerpt: Artificial intelligence will be in nearly all […]

A Starter Kit for Instructional Designers [Ahearn]

A Starter Kit for Instructional Designers — from edsurge.com by Amy Ahearn Excerpts: A 2016 report funded by the Gates Foundation found that in the U.S. alone, […]

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