Raising the Stakes: LinkedIn Acquires lynda.com

Brandon Hall

Yesterday, LinkedIn announced its acquisition of lynda.com , an online learning company, for $1.5 This acquisition will allow LinkedIn’s 300 million users to have access to an extensive library of video content to help advance their careers and develop new skills. Not only does it strengthen LinkedIn’s presence in talent acquisition but it also helps the social media giant flex its muscle in other areas of talent management.

4 Awesome Benefits for Prioritizing Work-Life Blending

Ceridian

Reduced costs associated with talent acquisition: When considering job opportunities, candidates tend to heavily consider the benefits offered by the organization. Being able to choose from a bigger, better talent pool increases the likelihood of finding the perfect fit for a role, thereby reducing the chance of turnover (and those costs associated with it!). Greater productivity and revenue per employee: Talented people want to work for the best companies.