Additional Education As an Instrument for Successful Employment and Competitive Benefits in the Labor Market

Friday, 20 July 2018
Distributed Paper
Tatiana SEMENOVA, Member of the Russian Society of Sociologists, Russian Federation
During professional activities, people are faced with the need of professional development and acquisition additional skills and knowledge for successfully career promotion or for obtaining a new profession or for another reasons.

This article examines the role of the additional education in the process of obtaining successful employment and getting competitive benefits in the labor market.

This article draws on study results and analysis of such indexes as:

Motivation for obtaining additional education;

Drivers and barriers in obtaining additional education;

Trends and professional fields of additional education;

Benefits from additional education.