Digital Badging

Digital credentials are fast becoming THE CURRENCY OF CHOICE in an international marketplace of KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS.

Business Essentials, Business Management Digital Badge Recipients

Digital Badge Info

  • What are digital badges? 
    • A digital badge is a verified achievement indicator of accomplishment, skill quality or interest that can be earned in various learning environments.
    • Northwood Tech awards the badges through a national company, Credly, which certifies the authenticity. 
    • When a student claims their badge, it can then be linked to their social media profiles or featured on employment applications, portfolios and websites. 
    • Digital badges can also be used as talking points during job interviews and provide the badge recipient a way to stand out from other candidates. 
    • To check out a list of programs that offer digital badging, head over to view our Degree Programs and Certificates page and look for this (insert badge symbol here?) digital badge symbol. 
  • How is displaying my badge useful?
    • Your digital badge is a verified achievement indicator of accomplishment, skill, quality or interest that can be earned in various learning environments.
    • Take credit for your abilities while increasing your chances of being noticed by potential employers and colleges by displaying your badge on Linkedin, Facebook, X (formerly Twitter), digital portfolio sites and other online destinations to showcase your specific skills.
    • Your badge(s) show a commitment to growth and learning.
  • Why use digital badges?
    • The viral marketing impact is ENORMOUS:
      • Elevate yourself on resumes
      • Broadcast achievements on college scholarship applications and essays
      • Develop your personal brand
      • Increase your visibility

Explore the selection of Digital Badges offered at Northwood Tech on Credly.

 

 


 

"I have something to show, and I'm only a quarter of the way done with a two-year program. It makes me feel like I'm doing a good job, and it's just something to show that my hard work is being acknowledged." ~ Pierson Goodreau, Northwood Tech Digital Badge Recipient

 


 

Northwood Tech Digital Badging Publications

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