• Our new courses this week cover everything from business to creative to tech skills.

    The New Skills You Can Learn at LinkedIn Learning This Week

    February 21, 2017

    Each week presents a new opportunity for you and your team to learn the skills necessary to take on the next big challenge. And, at LinkedIn Learning Solutions, we want to do everything we can to help make that happen. So, each week, we add to our 9,000-plus course library. And this week was no different, as we added 34 new courses covering everything from...

  • The MicroStrategy learning and development team plays to win!

    This Company’s Employees Use Lynda.com More Than Any of its Peers. Here's Why.

    February 20, 2017

    The employees at MicroStrategy have learned a lot this year. Under the direction of its CEO Michael Saylor, MicroStrategy, a Washington, D.C.-based business intelligence and analytics platform for enterprises, created a new Employee Development Team in April 2016. Acting as a learning and development (L&D) department, the goal is to scale a program across the...

  • How to get more money for your learning and development program.

    Are You Part of the 27% of Orgs Spending More on Learning in 2017?

    February 17, 2017

    Recently, we surveyed more than 500 L&D leaders from companies across North America. One thing we found out – more than ¼ were getting more money to spend on learning in 2017. That’s an impressive number, considering only 13 percent will get less money in 2017 (another 37 percent said they are getting about the same amount of funding, whereas the remaining 23...

  • These are easy ways to have millennials stay at your company longer and care more.

    4 Easy Ways to Improve Millennial Retention

    February 17, 2017

    They’ve been called the job-hopping generation, the commitment-phobes and generation cry. The stereotype isn’t entirely unfounded....

  • Wired says coding might become a blue-collar job. I'd say that's crazy.

    Coding: The Next Blue Collar Job? Sure Hope Not

    February 16, 2017

    According to a recent Wired article, coding will become the next big blue collar job.  That sounds great, but I have some problems...

  • How to get freedom as a designer and avoid a micromanaging client.

    Want Freedom as a Designer? Write a Great Creative Brief

    February 16, 2017

    No designer wants an overbearing, micromanaging client. After all, designers are creative by both name and by nature, and want the...