After a tumultuous year on many fronts, companies and learning platforms have experienced a sharp increase of requests for mental wellness skills, training, or resources. Some of these offerings have been made through HR-related benefits, while others have been sought by individuals through learning platforms.
How one platform experienced record-growth for mental wellness resources
A recent report from Udemy for Business tracked virtual learning courses and suggested that the “soft skills” related to wellness experienced triple- and quadruple-digit growth.
According to their report, the top skills sought included:
- Anxiety management: +3,867%
- Resilience: +1,296%
- Stress management: +1,015%
- Meditation: +886%
- Mindfulness: +784%
Original source: CNBC