Learn how digital is changing our personal and professional lives and develop the skills to thrive in the digital world of work.
Learn how to thrive in the changing world of work
Digital technology now touches almost every aspect of our personal and professional lives.
On this course, you’ll explore the meaning of digital and how it’s changing the way we work and live. You’ll discover digital’s impact on industries and jobs and consider the opportunities and challenges it brings.
To thrive in the digital workplace, adapting to these new challenges is key. In the second part of this course, you’ll develop a skill to do just that–the growth mindset.
You’ll explore what a growth mindset is, the steps you can take to develop your own, and how a growth mindset can help you reach your full potential in work and life.
What topics will you cover?
- The meaning of digital.
- How digital is integrated into our day-to-day lives.
- How digital is changing the world of work and the opportunities and challenges this brings.
- The meaning of a growth mindset and how it can help you reach your full potential and thrive in the digital workplace.
- Re-framing setbacks and challenges to view them as an opportunity to learn and improve.
When would you like to start?
Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it starts.
- 12 October 2020
- 7 December 2020
- 1 February 2021
- 29 March 2021
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to:
- Describe the meaning of the term "digital".
- Explain how digital is changing the way we live and work.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the opportunities and challenges these digital changes bring.
- Describe the meaning of a growth mindset.
- Identify how you can develop your own growth mindset.
- Explore how a growth mindset can enable you to learn new skills and thrive in the digital world of work.
Who is the course for?
This course is for anyone looking to understand how they can develop the skills to thrive in the digital world of work, whether you’re preparing to enter the workplace or looking to change jobs or careers.
Interested in growing your digital skills more widely? Discover more Digital Skills courses from Accenture.
Who developed this course?
Accenture Digital Skills is a free, interactive series of courses which help and prepare people to build the digital skills necessary to gain a job or start a business.
Accenture is offering everyone who joins this course a free digital upgrade so that you can experience the full benefits of studying online for free. This means that you get:
- Unlimited access to this course.
- Includes any articles, videos, peer reviews and quizzes.
- Tests to validate your learning.
- A PDF certificate of Achievement to prove your success when you’re eligible.
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