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LinkedIn acquires Lynda.com

     
2:09 pm on Apr 9, 2015 (gmt 0)

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From the official LinkedIn blog:

I couldn’t be more thrilled to welcome the talented lynda.com team to the LinkedIn family today. Together, I believe we can make it even easier for professionals around the world to accelerate their careers and realize their potential through the learning and development of new skills


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At first I was confused but I guess this makes sense - LinkedIn knows what skills you have and can probably guess those you want to learn, then sell you Lynda courses.
1:03 am on Apr 10, 2015 (gmt 0)

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I've heard the Lynda stuff being pushed on tech podcasts, but I usually skip those ads. ;) Is Lynda a good training outfit?