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We help communities take on challenges big and small. IBM brings the power of its technology, resources, and people to help with initiatives around the world, from education to health. We’re making a difference.

Providing access to the skills needed for the jobs of today and tomorrow is a lifelong learning play.

@LydLogan talked to @uschamber about how companies are stepping up:
https://t.co/45sH6wctHo
From a #PTECH student 👨‍🎓 to a software engineer apprentice at IBM. 👨‍💻

See Everardo's journey: https://t.co/L7FsF2dS6g

This is #Skills2030 https://t.co/Z9yeD9k75q
Make the most of job market readiness with a learning path on #SkillsBuild:
✍️ Write a great resume
🚀 Boost tech skills
😎 Nail job interviews

Invest in yourself for free: https://t.co/9992oxwMgH
#CareerDevelopmentMonth https://t.co/raI1hqwogK
Is it possible to transition to a career in tech? 🤔

Christian completed the #Blockchain Curriculum on #SkillsBuild and is now a blockchain programmer. 👨‍💻

Find more upskilling stories: https://t.co/0dbt8du9SP
#Skills2030 https://t.co/p99hB6Tivn
🎉 Congratulations Saaf Water for winning the 2021 #CallforCode Global Challenge! 🏆

Learn how the team is using #TechforGood to help solve some of the world’s most pressing problems ➡️ https://t.co/1N7eMbdX9s https://t.co/tRftlIhOdd
Are students being prepared for the future of work?

@LydLogan, VP Education & Workforce Development at IBM, and @OECDEduSkills senior analyst @AnthonyMannOECD break it down for you: https://t.co/B9c9LdBpTV
What do you get when you add art ➕ tech?

Adriana solved this equation with a web design 🎨 course and a UX Design Apprenticeship 👩‍💻

#NationalSTEMDay inspo here 💡 https://t.co/5TegvMTRHs https://t.co/Z8g5Tjvbsj
How are you boosting 🚀 your entrepreneurial mindset this #NationalEntrepreneurshipMonth?

The new ways of working needed to succeed in the digital economy are here to stay.

Start learning for free: https://t.co/c2CiEw9tYD https://t.co/2Oi6hb2ppe
We're so happy to be awarded the Terra Carta Seal by HRH The Prince of Wales, as part of @TheSMI.

It's an honor to be recognized for our work and alignment with the #TerraCarta—a recovery plan for Nature, People, and Planet 🌍 #SMI

Learn more: https://t.co/bCBQ2RywOU https://t.co/xQHjiS2sBI
We're committed to reaching net zero carbon emissions by 2030 #COP26 #COP26Glasgow #TogetherToNetZero @climatepledge https://t.co/IFRov4IeeB
Workplace experience and career guidance are more important for young people than ever.

🎙️ Tune into the conversation with @LydLogan and @AnthonyMannOECD on @OECDEduSkills
➡️ https://t.co/bxT7D7ewIz https://t.co/p4RfDlP5sD
👻 Halloween is around the corner! Avoid any unnecessary scares 😱 with expert tips to keep you safe and sound from cyber attacks!

#BeCyberSmart and watch it here: https://t.co/0ywFRNSmrB https://t.co/CtUF1Q3t8P
With hyper-connectivity, #cybersecurity incidents are increasing and the world 🌎 needs more cyber heroes. 🦸

#BeCyberSmart and build super skills for a cybersecurity career
➡️ https://t.co/aobYWj5nve https://t.co/1up8DbS3zC
Top 5️⃣ trends 📈 on the future of work 🚀

@JustinaNixon breaks them down here ➡️ https://t.co/zkj7z7oPCG
#Skills2030 https://t.co/zgVOBf9w6T
🤯 If you feel lost about the future of work post-COVID, try learning about #AI, #IoT, #blockchain, and #cloud.

Check out our free courses and get started 👉 https://t.co/v6uP7EBxXj https://t.co/bdIqQRtbxB
We're happy to see our commitment to skill 30 million people by 2030 highlighted in Times Square!

Learn more about how all learners can access the skills and training that the economy demands — regardless of background or circumstance: https://t.co/kKHFrG1eqb
#Skills2030 https://t.co/YOJCXshDHm
Inspired by the legacy of Joy Thomas, an Indian-American #STEM Genius, the Joy Thomas Foundation aims to positively impact students and young professionals across the 🌍 to excel 🚀

Join Arvind Krishna and tech leaders for the launch of the Foundation: https://t.co/8VqOcKFoG5
.@JustinaNixon joins this powerful panel of IBM leaders to discuss #TechforGood and @UN SDG Goal 9: Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure during @IdeagenGlobal 17 Days of #Sustainability.

▶️ Tune into this conversation: https://t.co/CTiA2SFBL5 https://t.co/8rOEgIBGq1
Hear @JustinaNixon's story on how the power of learning can transform people's lives #Skills2030 https://t.co/TdeIYVI32w
Closing the #skills gap is the biggest opportunity of the decade. Today, we're committing to skill 30 million people globally by 2030 with more than 170 new partnerships and program expansions in more than 30 countries 🌎

Explore how ➡️ https://t.co/tCj8QX0vbS
#Skills2030 https://t.co/wJz7afBrke
Help your students improve learning 🧠 and keep a balanced life 🧘 with the benefits of Mindfulness practice.

Start today on #MentalHealthDay
➡️ https://t.co/IXJKBUWFqa https://t.co/zAGGzLdp3J
There's nothing like seeing learners excel 😍 We're sure you'll succeed as a software developer, Apeksha!

Get on a road to a career you’ll love too: https://t.co/xZNUYHdXZR https://t.co/is79if2hhL
Shout out to all teachers around the world 🌍 fostering pathways to success! We appreciate you so much 🍎

#WorldTeachersDay https://t.co/6JakT4HTXv
#DYK: data and #AI are improving guide dog 🐶 training by detecting the personality of puppies with the help of @GuidingEyes, @NCState, and IBM.

Here's how: https://t.co/XME0cLnoLq
We love to hear stories like Sayanti Manna's 🌟

Learners from all over the world 🌍 are discovering their passions and exploring different career paths through #SkillsBuild. https://t.co/tPM24L8pcA
Ace your interview tip #2

Learn more or share with anyone who's looking to get on the road to a tech career: https://t.co/Oz2Ohhpqv3 https://t.co/NOXOvbgLh0
RT @IBM Closing the Hispanic leadership gap isn’t just about leveling the playing field; it’s about unlocking the potential of a critical segment of the workforce.

Read the study: https://t.co/i7c9wnCHeH

#HispanicHeritageMonth https://t.co/gmMzU12ugN
How are you preparing your business for the #digital era? Learn the first steps 👣 to optimizing your digital & social presence.

Start at your own pace: https://t.co/trMUqASPNB https://t.co/z3BR75j42x
With #SkillsBuild, job seekers can access free learning pathways connected to in-demand job roles in tech.

Become a tech hero 🦸‍♀️ and celebrate #ITProDay with us
➡️ https://t.co/1C77usZ1rn https://t.co/GnjDSnaeQX
Students can practice defending a company that is the target of sophisticated cyber-attacks with the latest #Cybersecurity lab from SkillsBuild! #BacktoSchool

Step by step lab guide here: https://t.co/syoeqoTImh https://t.co/3PP8FHtOdD
Anyone, anywhere, at any time—with #SkillsBuild, you can sign up, take courses, and earn badges at your own pace.

Start building your future in tech today, for free.

Learn all about it: https://t.co/mIDAjeSUjA
The sign in my guidance counselor's window read "Free college, internships and more." It was a ball of light in the darkness. P-TECH gave me opportunities I wouldn't have otherwise had. Now I'm a woman of color in #STEM.

My name is Suyhalia. I am P-TECH➡️https://t.co/qDO73LQ64J https://t.co/QuzUAONcB3
On #OnlineLearningDay, job seekers, students, or teachers can start their journey with #SkillsBuild 💡 We'll help you explore new skills or get on the path to a new career.

➡️ https://t.co/1rmwNx6228 https://t.co/fikkcfUm3R
We're committed to access to skilling for all learners. This piece from @JustinaNixon for the @OECD dives into how we're contributing and calls for urgent cross-sector collaboration.

Join the conversation: https://t.co/iimrFWACiJ
To those working every day behind the screens in world changing technologies, today we celebrate #ProgrammersDay 🎉

Start building your career in #tech with IBM SkillsBuild for free ➡️ https://t.co/kMOL5Ob8cZ https://t.co/cMSknXZGgD
Justice enjoys working in #tech because there are always new things to learn.

Hear inspiring voices of tech
➡️ https://t.co/amd8v3fQXB https://t.co/rMFxhqMz5i
We are helping small businesses relaunch and gain speed.

🔎 Explore webinars, coaching and resources here:https://t.co/vQBVrzBWoU https://t.co/ejcpcaR1do
We love the #PTECH pride Vanessa's parents have 🚀

"Watching her perserve is a beautiful thing. That's everything you want for your child."

The future of tech is here ➡️ https://t.co/FLAv86hiL8 https://t.co/knKtOtzg9U
Want to ace your next interview? Here are 6 tips for success 👇

Want more?
Watch this video from India Miles, Digital Success Manager at IBM
🎥 https://t.co/ZtlOh52uYf https://t.co/RpNsI0vbl7
"#Cybersecurity will be the issue of this decade." - @ArvindKrishna

See how programs like SkillsBuild are helping build a more diverse cyber workforce by preparing students and workers with vital skills ⬇️ https://t.co/7EjAJidnjf
Did you know that #AI, #HybridCloud, and #Quantum can accelerate discoveries to help to solve global problems like climate change?

Learn more with @solo_assefa of @IBMResearch ⬇️
https://t.co/UtqUJ2ThTj
Regardless of your background, SkillsBuild is the place for you. Find courses, badges, and more for free! 💡

➡️ https://t.co/4eryUxRK89 https://t.co/lVjPS6uagu
RT @IBMIBV Consumers are focused on #sustainability now more than ever.

Find out how their increasing perspectives on environmental and social responsibility initiatives are driving industries to change: https://t.co/nSZfZUWKe5 https://t.co/95A6SBfkTK
We're so proud! 🤩 Our P-TECH students around the world are making a real, immediate, and lasting impact on humanitarian issues.

Get to know the winners from #CallforCodePTECH and their inspiring projects: https://t.co/wIU8ytEjT7

#WorldHumaniatarianDay https://t.co/PdT4YwJDil
Planning to start your career in tech or just looking to build new skills? Which of these #SkillsBuild learning paths would you begin first?

Start today ➡️ https://t.co/lbQPYoup22
🌾 Agrolly, the winner of the 2020 #CallForCode Global Challenge, is an app designed to provide small rural farmers with affordable access to AI-powered data and insights to help their crops.

Explore the solution here ➡️ https://t.co/FiauveHss1 https://t.co/JDDXykB7dj
We love to hear stories like Ravi's 🚀 How can we not be inspired by learners all over the world 🌍 building skills and confidence through #SkillsBuild.

See what Ravi is learning: https://t.co/RaNGhS42R1 https://t.co/Dispby7Zdb
Thanks for sharing! Very cool to see how students like Lochana are getting inspired to pursue paths in #ComputerScience and #DataScience 🎉

Explore what Lochana is learning: https://t.co/SkRyFW23ak https://t.co/J5eBYkI3BZ
We've worked with @NASSCOMfdn to train 5K+ students across India on #CloudComputing and #DataScience through IBM SkillsBuild.

Over 2K have already been placed in leading tech organizations 🚀

Learn more ⬇️ https://t.co/6J5Pk2kPGB
We're so grateful for our current interns (and for the advice of those who came before)! We're excited to see you grow your career in #STEM 🌟

👀 Inspired by these stories? Explore more here: https://t.co/OvYMyxPXbk
I have grown massively from this experience!

I am applying my communication #skills when discussing things with my teammates and managers and I learned new skills such as setting up a professional schedule and checking emails in a timely manner. https://t.co/6rRZLIYuhm
Hi, I'm Marlee! My first internship helped me discover a good fit when it came to working in private, public or non-profit sector and get some clarity on what work energized me!
My advice: Ask for feedback! What are 3️⃣things I'm doing well and 3️⃣that I could approach differently? https://t.co/2EPfFfAFOu
I'm Alana and I'm beginning my career with my IBM summer internship.

I'm learning about #cybersecurity in real time and serving as a Team Lead for other P-TECH interns. Plus, I'm building my network, skills and confidence! https://t.co/rq0EuqC2FJ
Hi! Lee here —You can probably tell from the picture but my first internship was 31 years ago. I loved learning how IBMers got things done and it fueled my curiosity for creative technology (and I'm still here!)

My advice: Work hard and be nice to people! https://t.co/CXW4bH4FEK
It's #NationalInternDay 🎉 and we're celebrating with a blast from the past 💥 and a look at the future 🚀

Check out this takeover from IBM's leaders of today and tomorrow ⬇️
Hi everyone, I'm Lyndyn — a surgeon to-be!

Seeing someone who looks like me in a leadership position inspires me to dream without limits 🚀

I hope to inspire you too with my story ⬇️ https://t.co/qMkaMa0LYj
📢 Hi there, Jillian here!

I might not have a magic wand ✨ but bringing diverse leaders to the table to share perspectives and make decisions is really magical.

Take a minute to learn about my ambitious dreams housing policy in my community💭

@whengirlsdream https://t.co/yS53GYWlvf
Hey! I'm Amani - kicking off day 2️⃣ of the @whengirlsdream collab!

👀 Watch me go from an intern ➡️ to a creative ➡️ to a community leader. Today I'm showing you how I use my diverse background to connect with others and make an impact.

This is my story 👇 https://t.co/wvOsHVg8Bd
I'm Lynsy — a proud young business owner who knows that generating change starts with yourself. I'm using my voice as a tool to speak up and out about equity and inclusion.

@whengirlsdream helped me get comfortable sharing about my dreams and leadership style. Check it out ⬇️ https://t.co/yEs3FI5LZh
Hi, Alanis here!

The @whengirlsdream takeover is back!

Today and tomorrow we'll share a little about our dreams 🤩 and a lot about how important diversity is in leadership.

For me, I'm focusing on asking the right questions and showing up for my community. Here's my story 👇 https://t.co/lZwA3qwVWm
It's really cool to see students like @ARamirez_ptech getting workplace experience before they finish high school 🎓 https://t.co/RYPNDenVxE
RT @lifeatibm A new chapter begins. Our people are our greatest asset, and we’re spotlighting IBMers center stage — say hello to #IAMIBM. 👁️🐝 Ⓜ️

You, too, can begin a new chapter. Discover what defines you with a #career at #IBMhttps://t.co/tsVniochZz https://t.co/q4IcgMTixn
Did you know that we have an AI Ethics Board? This central body fosters a culture of ethical, responsible and trustworthy AI and tech throughout IBM.

Trust is key 🔑 in building tech that can change the world.

Learn more ⬇️
https://t.co/UvUoMDUnCs
RT @IBMpolicy #IBM's @ArvindKrishna today joined fellow American CEOs in voicing support for the Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework, citing the need to solve the country's infrastructure challenges and advance climate progress. More here via @BuildTogether_: https://t.co/ug0aaQyx7c
This year marks the 50th anniversary of IBM’s first corporate environmental policy.

This early directive helped us integrate environmental responsibility throughout the fabric of our business.

Learn more about our updated goals ➡️ https://t.co/VEZKxZlHIz https://t.co/iqi8m0RQnu
Working to equip people with employment-ready skills is one of our greatest opportunities.

Celebrate #WYSD2021 with IBM SkillsBuild where anyone can build their career in tech: https://t.co/9oJA6mpV4a https://t.co/cufbfvdlws
We're continuing our longstanding commitment to #sustainability by conserving energy, reducing CO2 emissions, recycling waste and more.

See how: https://t.co/U2xvUywOUa https://t.co/lKqXaDg21d
🌱 IBM Research is working on new solutions that could enable more efficient capture of CO2 emissions within five years.

See how ➡️ https://t.co/VJ0tSmfHUM https://t.co/M0nCGKcsAo
IBM SkillsBuild is partnering with 30 organizations, like @ManpowerGroup, to re-skill 500K learners in 12 countries by the end of 2021 🚀

Explore how we're making it happen: https://t.co/lF4PuNXyGI https://t.co/rEs7rp4i0f
Strong public-private partnerships are key in giving all learners access to the education and skills development they need.

Read more in this article from our CEO, Arvind Krishna, for CNN: https://t.co/StrK4BcPhx https://t.co/Zy9dPTQ3Yv
Our contributions from 2020 like access to skills for all learners, STEM programs for girls, and innovation in sustainability are still helping us work towards a better future, together.

Explore the full story here: https://t.co/4YQQpJlSaX https://t.co/1fwBspn8dC
@vane062garcia Congratulations on this great achievement! 🎉
We know that student access to workplace learning experiences is crucial for career development and addressing the global #skills gap.

See why nearly 2K students are working at IBM this summer
➡️ https://t.co/EPvPfqjgHM https://t.co/TdAw2vzuoQ
@Quota_Less Hi Rishi, any student can build tech and professional skills and earn badges for free on Open P-TECH: https://t.co/dxjoFMBXlm
Small words can make a big difference.

Here's one of the actions you can take to be an ally all year-long.

Happy #PrideMonth2021

Learn more about pronouns here: https://t.co/OCAy3sdjIo https://t.co/v4RAHerrm2
Back in 2019 we celebrated 🎉 when the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the #DACA program and today we're underscoring the protections this gives to our young LGBT+ community.

➡️ https://t.co/eK1hG5Wkrb

#PrideMonth2021 https://t.co/MrXogNpcQN
Building an inclusive workforce means:

✅ Attracting diverse talent
✅ Creating opportunities for historically marginalized communities

#PTECH helps prepare students for #STEM careers with workplace experiences, technical and professional skills.

Hear their stories ⬇️ https://t.co/v072zHmioS
We're so excited to partner with organizations using #SkillsBuild to deliver essential skills and experiences to their learners.

💡 Professional workplace readiness and tech skills

🏆 Badges in local languages

💬 Mentoring

Explore the possibilities: https://t.co/0tCGNStQTO https://t.co/DANQwZ1056
We belong to a non-binary world. Respecting and building safe environments for genderqueer individuals to be their authentic selves is critical. 🌈

#PrideMonth2021 https://t.co/ZRkaeRRtyo
RT @CallforCode Thanks to the celebrities who supported the 2021 #CallforCode Global Challenge on World Environment Day! This climate initiative supported by @UNHumanRights, @IBM and @DC_Cause asks developers to help lead the fight against #ClimateChange. Answer the call: https://t.co/NzwhUMfCsH https://t.co/3TbvLMiuAo
From India to the 🌎

Abheda Foundation has developed a chatbot that uses idioms + #AI to teach English to students.

Tech ➕ Humanity = https://t.co/MnrHvjLNYn https://t.co/CsUAaPAgfM
🔑 Key pieces of advice from our CEO, Arvind Krishna:

1️⃣ Learn how to learn
2️⃣ Be persistent

As challenges come and go and our workforce evolves, we want all learners to keep building skills for the future!

Anyone, anywhere can start with SkillsBuild: https://t.co/dtOXgKNm0g https://t.co/QjwB3oOBmh
Standing for LGBT+ rights in the workplace extends to inclusive policies like domestic partner benefits that promote equity for employees.

#PrideMonth2021 https://t.co/ONjNjUgC3p
📢 Searching for a job?

Save these recruiter tips as a quick reference ⤵️

Check out SkillsBuild for more: https://t.co/ffDTicyX6X https://t.co/2LSHylgdFl
RT @IBMDeveloper Join us and @nature_org tomorrow to learn about IBM technologies and how you can apply your innovative ideas to helping advance The Nature Conservancy's sustainable resource management in New York through #CallforCode.

Register: https://t.co/RRwbl5E7wv https://t.co/HIEgR8BYVN
When a Louisiana district experienced a ransomware attack in 2019, IBMers jumped into action.

Now we're on a mission to strengthen #cybersecurity in schools with $3 million in grants and exclusive events for districts.

Check it out: https://t.co/lWvXefBwJ3 https://t.co/nOCZrl3oNa
Expanding access to tech through #reskilling is the pathway to a more inclusive workforce.

🎧 Tune into the conversation with @JustinaNixon and @tvanderark on @Getting_Smart

➡️ https://t.co/m2KfXTgzha https://t.co/jMvUJTIfty
Everyone - regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression should be celebrated for who they are.

Take the time to make space for important learning and conversations #PrideMonth2021 https://t.co/uR3OSTW9df
How can the business community help close the #STEM skills gap in a rapidly changing workforce?

VP and Global Head of CSR, @JustinaNixon, discussed this with experts at #Think2021

The session is only live until June 23rd!

Register & Watch: https://t.co/E3d3LSnyJU https://t.co/cnta8m1lV8
🤫 What's the secret to #reskilling? You don't have to be an expert, you just need a place to start.

Ben and Julia share their tips 💫 for getting started with SkillsBuild for free: https://t.co/gat1fBJlU3 https://t.co/B3wg9Ro9I1
IBMers all over the world 🌏 are combining their skills with technology to empower their communities.

🏆 Explore this year's Volunteer Excellence Award winners ⬇️

https://t.co/xIBFMIma4z

#GoodTech https://t.co/YmlxbOcg9k
🌧️ Here's 30 seconds of raindrops

🧘 Take 10 breaths while you watch

Need more than 30 sec? Take this free course we created with our friends at @OMC_mindfulness

➡️ https://t.co/vCgNyuRB7S
#WorldMeditationDay https://t.co/FDk4kX4fgv
🤔 “How can I build new skills to get the job I want?”

💭 Get on the road to #reskilling with these tips

💡 Hint: Join SkillsBuild and let us help you for free! https://t.co/8A13rcFzup https://t.co/2CHwACtRL5
☀️ Thinking about summer programming for students?

Whether you're an educator or running a summer camp the Summer Skills Build Challenge is build just for you.

🕶 Go relax! IBM will do the rest.

Register here ⬇️ https://t.co/AkhBqYxxAO
"We need to have a coalition between the educational system and representatives of the private sector both for the interest of the company and the society." - Antoine Sire, BNP Paribas

Learn more today at #Think2021

Watch it here ➡️ https://t.co/kkghTwn6xI https://t.co/s6yCQlL6Ah
Watch this insightful conversation live at #Think2021 where we're going to talk about developing #STEM skills in the age of COVID and digital disruption.

Register here ➡️ https://t.co/Mld48lmXYO https://t.co/d9nayZmwtW
Digital transformation has exacerbated the #STEM skills gap.

Join @JustinaNixon and experts from the sustainability, banking and telco industries at #Think2021 to discover how the business community is creating an equal workforce.

Register for free ➡️ https://t.co/kljxmUqeBA https://t.co/mIgwCCZONo
Teachers are heroes.

These P-TECH educators have found ways for their students to keep building skills - no matter the challenge.

Start today: https://t.co/VQagC1JoUw

#TeacherAppreciationWeek https://t.co/WC4tEZb8qi