Why You Should Care: The Global Workforce Shortage
Studies paint a stark picture. The tech sector is experiencing exponential growth, leading to millions of unfilled positions. Experts estimate upwards of 85 million unfilled positions by 2030. The alarming reality is that the supply of qualified professionals falls woefully short of this demand. This imbalance threatens the efficiency and competitiveness of businesses across sectors.
Misguided Education Causes a Gap Between Learning Code and Careers in Tech
Skillquest’s mission is to inspire the next generation into tech with fun courses around their favorite passion: gaming. This removes barriers to technical careers for youth by helping learners utilize their passion for gaming to learn software engineering basics, develop a portfolio, and get placed into their first professional tech role.