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  • September 19, 2022

    The Learning Journey – Christine Royston

    Christine Royston, vice president and global head of marketing for Udemy Business, discusses the evolution and transformational impact of eLearning in elevating business performance on the Market Impact Insights podcast. True leadership starts with enabling your teams’ professional development through a continuous learning journey. Listen to the full podcast here.

  • August 25, 2022

    IndustryWeek Book Club Interview with Melissa Daimler

    IndustryWeek Book Club’s Senior Editor Laura Putre sits down for an interview with Melissa Daimler, chief learning officer at Udemy, and author of “Reculturing” in which they discuss how to build a business where employees are clear on why, what and how they are working.    Watch the full interview here.

  • August 23, 2022

    What’s the most compelling argument to convince ed tech skeptics?

    Melissa Daimler, chief learning officer at Udemy, shares her thoughts with Protocol Braintrust on how hybrid work environments are here to stay. “As leaders continue to navigate this way of working and prioritize learning as a business imperative, digital, on-demand learning platforms are emerging as a critical component of the ed tech ecosystem,” shares Daimler. […]

  • August 17, 2022

    The New Realities of Virtual Learning

    “Not everyone can afford to go to college or university and in the post-pandemic era, people are focusing more on practical, workplace skill development,” said Stephanie Stapleton, senior vice president for customer success at Udemy Business. Traditional classroom learning can’t keep up with rapidly evolving technologies and the skills needed to stay ahead, she said.  […]

  • August 11, 2022

    What are the hot L&D skills? Udemy’s chief learning officer shares

    Melissa Daimler, chief learning officer at Udemy, shares how consulting firm Booz Allen filled its wide skills gap, the hot skillset for ambitious employees and why people need a sandbox. Read the full article here.

  • August 10, 2022

    Creating The Culture You Want To See In Your Company

    Udemy’s Chief Learning Officer Melissa Daimler discusses her top-down systems approach to shaping and evolving organizational culture. Daimler shares, “The development of culture goes beyond defining your values—it’s codifying them in behaviors and how you make them show up in processes and practices.”   Read the full article here.

  • August 5, 2022

    Gregg Coccari Came Out of Retirement to Take Udemy to Next Level

    A little over three years ago, Gregg Coccari decided to leave the world of retirement and step into the role of CEO for Udemy, an online learning platform. The company was founded 12 years ago with the goal of providing people access to world-class education no matter where they live. Today, Coccari and his team […]

  • August 1, 2022

    Author Talks: Don’t Skip The ‘Soft Stuff’

    McKinsey Global Publishing’s Katherine Tam chats with Melissa Daimler, chief learning officer of Udemy, about her new book, ReCulturing: Design Your Company Culture to Connect with Strategy and Purpose for Lasting Success. Daimler says culture—or how colleagues interact with one another—is just as important as purpose and strategy, and it’s crucial when it comes to […]

  • July 15, 2022

    World Youth Skills Day 2022: Why Upskilling Gig Workforce is the Need of the Hour

    The minuscule percentage of gig workers in high skilled jobs speaks volumes about the necessity to upskill them. Irwin Anand, managing director, India & APAC, Udemy, states, “India has one of the youngest populations, and this demographic dividend is an advantage for our nation. Digitization and upskilling are key tools in not just empowering the […]

  • World Youth Skills Day 2022: 82% Students Believe College Did Not Equip with Relevant Skills

    Research conducted by Udemy found that technical skills including Microsoft SC-200, Dynamic Programming, and Microsoft Playwright, are soaring in popularity among Indian youth in 2022. Irwin Anand, managing director, India & APAC, Udemy, shares, “While 84 percent of respondents said that skills are changing so rapidly that their current knowledge is becoming obsolete, 86 per […]

  • June 15, 2022

    Organizations Usually Reflect Their Boards—For Better and For Worse

    Heather Hiles, board director at Udemy and experienced entrepreneur, encourages board members to bring their full attention to the business and avoid overextending themselves with various commitments, stating, “Every stakeholder in an organization will benefit from good governance; bad governance will almost always end in failure.” Read the full article here.

  • June 7, 2022

    Optionality – with Greg Brown, President of Udemy Business

    Greg Brown, president, Udemy Business, joins The EdUp Experience Podcast as a guest to discuss the shift to remote work and the rise of optionality in higher education. Brown explains how Udemy provides optionality to its learners through tailored professional development paths, allowing organizations to retain talent for longer and learners to grow and move […]