The ramifications of the Covid-19 pandemic for employees are sizeable. Not only have we quickly established that we must remain adaptable in the workplace, but also that job security can, at times, be uncertain. With many employees realising how fragile their employment status can be, it is now clear that having a barrage of skills to show employers is more essential than ever.
So how can you stay ahead of the curve? While work ethic plays a big part in helping professionals to excel, educational achievements are another means by which you can upskill in ways that accelerate your career.
Although pay rises and promotions may seem like the last thing on employers’ minds at the moment, when businesses eventually bounce back there could be a whole host of career opportunities available. Once the dust from the ongoing disruption settles, those who have managed to improve their skillset will be