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Category: Thought Leadership

Steps to implement cloud skilling programs to jump-start digital transformation

As more organizations are investing in digital transformation to accelerate business growth and competitive positioning, they’re quickly finding they lack the necessary cloud-skilled talent to help reach their cloud goals. This blog post shares actionable steps leaders can take now to stand up cloud skills training programs to support their cloud business goals, retain valuable talent, and become an organization where skills development is the key ingredient to innovation.

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When Artificial Intelligence becomes more than a passion

Learn how AWS Certifications can help you validate your knowledge and enhance your credibility. Dipayan Das updated his artificial intelligence (AI) skills with AWS Training and Certification. He shares the resources he used and the impact of his training, including his ability to add value to his organization and clients. . .

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Creating an inclusive culture where technical women can thrive

Today marks International Women’s Day (IWD), a global holiday designed to celebrate the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. It’s also a call to action to advance women’s equality. This post shares key topics discussed during AWS re:Invent 2021, when we brought together an esteemed group of professionals to share how they are #BreakingTheBias in a powerful conversation called Cultivating a Culture Where Technical Women Flourish . . .

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Cloud training trends driving business growth in 2022

Maureen Lonergan, Vice President of Training and Certification for Amazon Web Services (AWS), shares the following five trends that are driving training strategies and priorities in 2022: 1) retaining talent supersedes hiring new talent, 2) cloud skills training moves beyond the IT desk, 3) making space and time to prioritize learning, 4) skills training as the innovation enabler, and 5) personalized training becomes the standard . . .

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ICYMI: New stories, updates, and resources from AWS Training and Certification in December

Editor’s Note: Below is a summary of new courses, AWS Certification news, customer successes, and other updates from AWS Training and Certification for December 2021. Dive in and explore more training content, stories, and resources. Advance your cloud skills re:Invent 2021—Building cloud fluency today to support the builders of tomorrow Maureen Lonergan, VP of AWS […]

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The future of digital transformation is your people

An IDG report stated that 91% of surveyed organizations have adopted or have plans to adopt a digital-first business strategy. Statistics like this capture the weight of the movement toward cloud and digital transformation. While there’s no one way to do it, adopting cloud technologies is a key component for many organizations. The cloud can […]

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re:Invent 2021—Building cloud fluency today to support the builders of tomorrow

Maureen Lonergan, vice president of AWS Training and Certification, was one of 22 Amazon Web Services (AWS) leaders who presented during the 2021 re:Invent Leadership Series. This post summarizes the highlights from the AWS Training and Certification session. Our programs equip you with the cloud skills to move your company—and career— forward. View the full […]

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Boosting digital skills training accessibility across APJ

Over the next decade, the cloud computing industry will be a steady source of new jobs as the world digitally transforms. However, a report commissioned by Amazon Web Services (AWS) shows that to keep pace with technological change, the number of workers applying digital skills in the Asia Pacific Japan (APJ) region will need to […]

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ICYMI: New courses, stories, and resources from AWS Training and Certification in November

Editor’s Note: Below is a summary of new courses, AWS Certification news, AWS Partner information, customer successes, and other updates from AWS Training and Certification for November 2021. Dive in and explore more training content, stories, and resources. New AWS Digital Training and AWS Classroom Training courses Experience interactive machine learning training with AWS and […]

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