The Boston Globe To Offer Job Interviews To MicroMasters® Program Completers

We are excited to announce the latest company that is collaborating with edX to offer job interviews for MicroMasters®  program completers. To source candidates with data, digital, and strategic skill sets, Boston Globe Media Partners (BGMP) is offering job interviews for select MicroMasters program certificate holders for key roles with its The Boston Globe, Boston.com, and STAT brands. The Boston Globe will grant interviews to qualified edX learners who successfully complete select edX MicroMasters programs in data science and statistics, digital marketing, corporate innovation, and more.

Claudia Henderson, Chief Human Resources Officer, Boston Globe Media, shared: “Digital transformation has fundamentally changed how media organizations operate. The Boston Globe recognizes the need to be forward-thinking and prepared to identify and capitalize on new opportunities and navigate the challenges of our industry. At the core of what we do is the powerful journalism across each of our brands — The Boston Globe, STAT and Boston.com. In order to support the incredible work coming out of our newsrooms, there is an increasing reliance on leveraging technology, business strategy, product innovation and leadership in our organization. The MicroMasters® program delivers the knowledge and skillsets that are must-haves for the Globe as we continue to transform the business, develop our talent and recruit new candidates.” 

edX’s MicroMasters® programs are a series of graduate-level courses from top universities designed to advance careers and deliver the in-demand skills employers seek. MicroMasters program certificates showcase deep learning and can provide a pathway toward completing an advanced degree.

At edX, we are committed to supporting learners at every stage, whether entering the job market, changing fields, seeking a promotion or exploring new interests. Opportunities like this one with BGMP show how the MicroMasters program credential is valued by employers as a signal of professional aptitude. See what programs are eligible for this opportunity, or view all MicroMasters programs.

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