Professional Skills for Everyone

Most people have the core functional skills to perform their job effectively. What sets top talent apart is their soft skills, or professional skills. These skills — like creativity, emotional intelligence and collaboration — are increasingly in-demand.
From leading meetings and giving presentations, to sending more effective emails and collaborating well with others, the Professional Skills For Everyone series empowers your talent with practical skills they can use right away.

Professional skills courses and certificates

CareerCatalyst’s Professional Skills For Everyone portfolio consists of nine certificates, with courses covering the most impactful professional skills. Learners can take the courses they want, when they want — then put their new skills to use in their roles right away.

Decision Making

Learn how to save time, prevent mistakes and position yourself for leadership roles with smarter decision making skills.


Create and implement strategies for managing time and stress, and for increasing positive thinking and thriving.


Learn how to give a presentation utilizing public speaking skills, plan a meeting to discuss a difficult challenge and more.

Digital Intelligence

Learn how to effectively communicate ideas and emotions in digital spaces, how to leverage digital tools for creativity and more.

Feedback and Coaching

Learn to build coaching relationships with those above and below you in the workplace and to think up and communicate feedback without bias.

Strategic Thinking

Strategic thinking brings you closer to your intended outcomes. Discover what's possible, get information and perspectives on those possibilities.

Put the power of a world-class university to work for you.

ASU's continuous recognition as a top university for innovation ensures that your team benefits from state-of-the-art learning experiences. Partnering with ASU brings unique advantages to your organization — empowering your talent to learn directly from renowned scholars, researchers and industry experts, and offering real-world insights and cutting-edge methodologies.

Education Designed to Cultivate Industry-Relevant Skills

  1. Our courses and certificates align with emerging and high-growth industries, filling skills gaps and labor shortages.
  2. Targeted skills development Our learning experiences are designed to impart a powerful blend of professional and technical skills that are directly applicable in the workplace.
  3. Enhanced career prospects Participants gain a competitive edge with certificates recognized across various sectors, enhancing employability and growth within your company.
  4. Flexible learning paths Choose from a holistic range of learning experiences to suit diverse career levels and needs, all aimed at fostering a culture of continual learning and improvement within your organization.

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Skills gap assessment

Not sure what skills your team needs? We created an easy-to-use guide to help you identify skills gaps in your organization and map a pathway to growth. Download yours now and get started.

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