Tanya  Staples

Posts by Tanya Staples

  • These new courses are intended to help develop more women into leaders.

    It's Time to Break the Glass Ceiling. These Online Courses Can Help.

    May 21, 2018

    Here’s a troubling stat – if the current rate of change stays the same, it will take 217 years to close the economic gender gap. So just think: not until the year 2235, will women have the same opportunity as men. That’s unacceptable. At LinkedIn Learning, we want to help change that. So, we’ve invested in creating courses to empower women in the workplace to...

  • See the industries women leaders are flocking to, as well as the skills they are mastering.

    The Most Common Skills Among Women Leaders (And How to Learn Them)

    March 6, 2018

    On March 8th, we’ll celebrate International Women’s Day. And while it’s a day to honor women across the world, it’s also serves as a stark reminder of the gender divide that still persists in today’s workplace. Yes, there’s been some progress over the past 40 years, but not as much was what’s required. In the past 10 years, the percentage of female leaders has...

  • See LinkedIn's 2018 Workplace Learning Report for talent developers and learning and development pros.

    Introducing the 2018 Workplace Learning Report: Talent Development’s New Role in Today’s Economy

    February 27, 2018

    In today’s economy, talent developers are increasingly being asked to play a central role in strategic workforce planning, as learning is at the core of the employee experience and can transform organizational outcomes. The problem? Widespread best practices for accomplishing those goals have yet to be set. Here are just a few questions many talent developers...

  • A Microsoft Visual Studio Subscription now comes with free access to LinkedIn Learning.

    Microsoft Visual Studio Subscribers: Enjoy Free Access to...

    November 15, 2017

    Today, Microsoft unveiled new benefits for its Visual Studio subscribers, including free access to LinkedIn’s Premium Career...

  • LinkedIn Learning is now home to six courses from Thrive Global and taught by Arianna Huffington, covering topics like meditation, sleep, joy and wellness.

    Thrive with Arianna Huffington, Now on LinkedIn Learning

    April 26, 2017

    The rapid rise of digital technology has created an “always on” professional norm. Email, text messages and social media are all...

  • These are the skills female leaders posses, and how to learn them.

    The Top Skills of Women Leaders (And How to Learn Them)

    March 6, 2017

    On March 8th, we’ll be celebrating International Women’s Day. An important day at LinkedIn given our vision of connecting all of the...