This was a great Podcast interview. I believe that now more than ever, this is extremely relevant. Personally, after my contract ended in March, I applied at 20 IBM positions and have met some incredible people. Without prior education, skills, an IBM apprenticeship OR the opportunity to shadow someone is really necessary if you want to break into the IT Tech world.
"Retraining workers for jobs in the digital economy has been a focus of IBM’s Ginni Rometty for a long time. Now, with coronavirus driving unemployment sky high, the need for reskilling is even more urgent."