Jan 14, 2015lynda.com receives $186 Million Investment Led by TPG
Investment Will Help Online Learning Leader Accelerate Acquisitions, Growth and New Content Initiatives. TPG Partner David Trujillo Joins BoardJan 8, 2015In Response to Widening Skills Gap, Workers More Motivated Than Ever to Take Learning into Their Own Hands in 2015
San Francisco and Carpinteria, CA -Leading online learning company lynda.com Inc. today announced an investment of $186 million led by TPG, a global private investment firm with $65 billion of assets under management. Accel Partners, Spectrum Equity and Meritech, existing lynda.com investors, also participated in the round. The financing will be used to accelerate acquisitions, growth and new content initiatives, and to continue to build the world-class team that supports those efforts.
lynda.com survey shows majority of people lack confidence in their skills, feel anxious about falling behind in the workplace
San Francisco and Carpinteria, CA - A recent survey conducted by online learning leader, lynda.com, discovered that 94 percent of working professionals feel more pressure than ever to know it all and that nearly 50 percent lack confidence in their current job skills. In response, many are taking their professional development into their own hands and setting ambitious learning goals for 2015 aimed at expanding skills beyond job descriptions and titles. Dec 1, 2014lynda.com Recognized by DOE for Leadership in Providing Plug-in Electric Vehicle Charging Access
San Francisco and Carpinteria, CA - This week the Department of Energy (DOE) held the Workplace Charging Challenge Summit 2014, where they recognized employers who demonstrated leadership in supporting the development of the national plug-electric vehicle (PEV) charging infrastructure. Oct 29, 2014lynda.com Approved as Registered Education Provider by Project Management Institute
Online learning leader lynda.com today announces that the Project Management Institute (PMI), the world’s largest project management member association, has named it as a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.) effective August 22, 2014. Oct 20, 2014Online learning company lynda.com launches new IT training category
From Big Data to Network Administration, Courses Help Businesses and Individuals Keep Technology Skills Current.Oct 17, 2014lynda.com Launches lyndaLibrary Offering Unlimited Off-site Patron Access to Award-Winning Courses Teaching Business, Technical and Creative Skills
San Francisco and Carpinteria, CA - Online learning leader, lynda.com announced today the launch of lyndaLibrary, aimed at the more then 120,000 public libraries inthe US., lyndaLiabrary gives patrons unlimited off-site access to lynda.com's entire collection of award-winning video tutorials teaching business, technical and creative skills--anytime, anywhere. Oct 9, 2014lynda.com's Dr. Britt Andreatta Honored by Chief Learning Officer Magazine Receives Learning In Practice Award for Trailblazing
Carlsbad, CA—(October 09, 2014)—Britt Andreatta, Ph.D., director of learning and development at lynda.com, received an esteemed Learning In Practice Award from Chief Learning Officer magazine. Andreatta was awarded the Gold Trailblazer Award for accomplishments in transforming the organization's workforce development initiatives.