Blockchains and Cryptocurrencies, these used to be the names that hardly anyone knew at the start of the 21st century. However, with the advent of Bitcoin (BTC) in 2009, the skeleton of the internet community and online trading started seeing evolutionary changes and before the entire world could realize, the decentralized digital currencies had started to take over the world’s economy. Many people started getting attracted to the technology for its unique, secure, and reliable operations while the majority were surprised to see the hefty turnovers they were able to get from their investments.
With time, the crypto-blockchain industry has started dominating the world’s economy and as a result, more people have started up to this industry with hopes to find permanent sources of income through investment, while there are those who are keen to find the opportunity of working with the biggest names in the crypto-blockchain world.
As per the recent news posted by the Linkedin on one of their blogs, many companies have now started posting vacant positions for candidates with unique skills in the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry. From the stats shared by Linkedin, it is evident that the company demands for people with certain sets of skills in the cryptocurrency-blockchain industry have increased.
However, the actual rise was observed when the pandemic hit the entire world and the entire world realized the importance of the blockchain technology in keeping the economic condition under control for millions of people who ended up losing their jobs because of the COVID-19 situation. United States alone, took a huge blow to its economy as 22 million people became unemployed when the current U.S. President Donald Trump declared the COVID-19 situation a pandemic as well as an emergency situation for the entire country.
Following to such developments and promising results are shown by the cryptocurrency-blockchain world, the Universities in the U.S.A. have started focusing more on the cryptocurrency-blockchain courses. One of the most prominent exchanges in the cryptocurrency industry; Coinbase, recently released their findings where it was shown that from the top 50 universities in the world, there are currently 56% universities, offering cryptocurrency-blockchain courses and a 48% of the increase for these courses has been seen since 2018.