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National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) Career Readiness Competencies
Through extensive research, NACE has defined career readiness as the attainment and demonstration of requisite competencies that broadly prepare college graduates for a successful transition into the workplace.
The NACE Career Readiness Competencies are listed below, as well as course collections and learning pathways for each.
Global & Intercultural Fluency: Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging
Demonstrate the awareness, attitude, knowledge, and skills required to equitably engage and include people from different local and global cultures. Engage in anti-racist practices that actively challenge the systems, structures, and policies of racism.
Learn about the challenges and opportunities inherent in working in diverse organizations. This transformative learning path reviews current thinking and best practices on essential topics such as bias in all of its forms, cultural competence, communication, allyship, and accountability.
Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
Identify and respond to needs based upon an understanding of situational context and logical analysis of relevant information.
Oral & Written Communications
Clearly and effectively exchange information, ideas, facts, and perspectives with persons inside and outside of an organization.
Teamwork & Collaboration
Build and maintain collaborative relationships to work effectively toward common goals, while appreciating diverse viewpoints and shared responsibilities.
Understand and leverage technologies ethically to enhance efficiencies, complete tasks, and accomplish goals.
Recognize and capitalize on personal and team strengths to achieve organizational goals.
Professionalism & Work Ethic
Knowing work environments differ greatly, understand and demonstrate effective work habits, and act in the interest of the larger community and workplace.
In the face of change and uncertainty, learn how to build your resilience and cultivate mental agility. Resilience and grit will help you to cope with change and create productive shifts in thinking and perseverance.
Career & Self-Development
Proactively develop oneself and one’s career through continual personal and professional learning, awareness of one’s strengths and weaknesses, navigation of career opportunities, and networking to build relationships within and without one’s organization.
In the collections linked below, you will find highlighted instructional courses that provide skill development pertaining to various industries. Please note that this is a sampling of the courses available. For more content, please search the greater LinkedIn Learning course catalogue.
Arts/Arts Management & Film
Business & Entrepreneurship
Communications (Marketing, Advertising & PR, Journalism & Media)
No matter how innovative a company's product is, marketers are a must to get the product in front of the right potential customers. Establish the knowledge you need to become a marketing specialist, and get ready to enter an exciting and fast-paced world with a solid knowledge of best practices and strategies.
Use your analytical and tactical skills to help grow and develop new opportunities for businesses as a digital marketing specialist. From marketing plans and content strategy to SEO and analytics, this path guides you through the best practices and principles of digital marketing.
Social media has become a critical part of how most successful organizations engage with potential customers. As a result, social media advertising specialists have become an extremely vital part of a marketing department. Get the skills you need to become a specialist in this exciting field.
Public relations (PR) specialists are the connection between organizations, news media, and the public. They play a critical role in helping shape public perception, and communicating a company’s brand. Learn the essential skills you need to become an effective public relations specialist.
Learn how to clearly convey information and ideas in an engaging manner. Explore how to build trust, communicate effectively, and be heard in all parts of your organization. Learn important interpersonal communication skills and strategies for igniting curiosity, attention, trust, and respect.
Data Science & Technology
Environment & Sustainability
The world is facing many environmental, economic, and social challenges. Our future depends on sustainable solutions that improve our lives without adversely affecting our ecosystem. Learn about green building, site design, and green building rating systems and credentials such as LEED.
A financial analyst evaluates current and historical economic and business data to identify trends that influence business decisions. Gain the skills that make a successful financial analyst, including understanding financial statements, working with economic data, and analytical analysis skills.
Government & Public Policy
Human Services & Counseling
Science & Research
Social Impact & Non-Profit