Impatient with universities’ slow pace of change, employers go around them
The Hechinger Report
DECEMBER 18, 2017
The courses employers have been helping to create don’t just teach skills students need to work for Microsoft, Amazon or Google, like the highly specialized training classes that are longtime industry standards — Linux System Administration, for example, or Office 365 Fundamentals. It usually manages to fill just two or three of those positions, Soni said. Soni is more blunt. “We’ve Microsoft employees in Redmond, Washington.