CHICAGO (CBS) — Microsoft has launched a new program to help people get back to work.
The tech giant is teaming up with LinkedIn to create a list of the 10 most in-demand jobs. Those jobs are:READ MORE: Multiple Vehicle Broken Into, Burglarized On Same Block In Morgan Park
1) Software developer;
2) Sales representative;
3) Project manager;
4) IT administrator;
5) Customer service specialist;
6) Digital marketer;
7) IT support/help desk;
8) Data analyst;
9) Financial analyst;
10) Graphic designer.
The skills you need for all the aforementioned positions can be learned online. You can even practice mock Zoom interviews.
“There’s even a way you can practice – we have an artificial intelligence-based feedback system. It will critique you and give you suggestions on how you can improve,” said Microsoft President Brad Smith.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Stray Showers Possible Friday Morning, Evening; Cool Weekend Ahead
CBS 2 is committing to Working For Chicago, connecting you every day with the information you or a loved one might need about the jobs market, and helping you remove roadblocks to getting back to work.MORE NEWS: Chicago Weather: Stray Sprinkles On Friday
We’ll keep uncovering information every day to help this community get back to work, until the job crisis passes. CBS 2 has several helpful items right here on our website, including a look at specific companies that are hiring, and information from the state about the best way to get through to file for unemployment benefits in the meantime.