Expertise Economy

by David Blake (Author), Kelly Palmer (Author)

Chief Learning Officer Kelly Palmer and CEO David Blake, of education technology pioneer, Degreed, provide the latest scientific research on how people really learn, and concrete examples of successful workplace learning from companies in both Silicon Valley and worldwide, including: Airbnb, LinkedIn, Tesla, Microsoft, Google, Unilever, Facebook, Bank of America, eBay,, Aviva, and MasterCard. They show readers how to apply the practices of leading education companies and startups like Edx, Coursera, Fuel50, Practice, and Intrepid, who are driving the conversation about how to create experts. Finally, they distill seven Guiding Principles for building a culture where learning is something that people want-and love-to do, not something that is imposed on them. Interviews with Thinkers50 list-makers, Clayton Christensen, Daniel Pink, Whitney Johnson, and Andrew Scott in addition to top experts in modern learning and education.

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Publication date
September 11, 2018
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