Microsoft Offers Free Tech Resilience Course

Microsoft recently announced the Growth and Resilience in Tech toolkit, a free, online course aimed at developing valuable, non-technical skills and fostering a more inclusive workplace.

The roughly six-hour curriculum includes nine modules exploring the following concepts:

  • Develop a growth mindset
  • Enhance your self-efficacy
  • Cultivate a culture of belongingness
  • Exercise your emotional intelligence
  • Give and receive effective feedback
  • Grow your cognitive flexibility
  • Leverage self-regulation to work strategically
  • Communicate with others strategically through mirroring and coaching
  • Practice active listening

The self-guided modules consist of video and written material, along with exercises to build your confidence, resilience, and problem-solving skills.