Around the world, 2020 has emerged as one of the most challenging years in many of our lifetimes.
In six months, the world has endured multiple challenges, including a pandemic that has spurred a global economic crisis. As societies reopen, it’s apparent that the economy in July will not be what it was in January.
Increasingly, one of the key steps needed to foster a safe and successful economic recovery is expanded access to the digital skills needed to fill new jobs.
One of the keys to a genuinely inclusive recovery are programs to provide easier access to digital skills for people hardest hit by job losses, including those with lower incomes, women, and underrepresented minorities.
Below are some of the top jobs that have the most openings*, have had steady growth over the past four years, pay a living wage, and require skills that can be learned online.
* Number of job openings posted globally in 2020