Trailhead, Salesforce’s online learning platform, witnesses 29% increase in badges earned in India from March 2020 – March 2021
Bangalore, Karnataka, India – Business Wire India
On World Youth Skills Day, Salesforce (NYSE: CRM), the global leader in CRM, released insights from its online learning platform, Trailhead, indicating strong growth and demand for digital learning in India in the last 12 months. Trailhead witnessed a 29% increase in the number of badges earned from March 2020 – March 2021, in India and a 26% increase across APAC (Australia, India, New Zealand, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines). Marketers (92%) and Administrators (72%) saw the highest increase in job-related skills for India. Globally, AI related certifications/badges saw an increase of 148% followed by blockchain related certifications/ badges at 54% between March 2020 – March 2021.
The Global impact of the pandemic has led businesses of every size to acceleyed in India believe that the COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the need for digitalerate the pace of digital adoption across industries. In a recent study commissioned by Salesforce and YouGov, titled ‘The Digital Skills Report’, nine in ten people surveyed in India believe that the COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the need for digital skills…