Tag: Upskill

Learn In Raises $3.5 Million to Help Companies Upskill Employees

SALT LAKE CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Learn In, a new company that pairs education, development and training for employees with company sabbaticals, launched with $3.5 million in seed funding from Album, GSV, and Firework Ventures – a new future of work focused-fund. Village Global and angel-investor Michael Levinthal also participated in the round. Learn In was co-founded by popular learning platform Degreed co-founders David Blake and Eric…

Learn In Raises $3.5 Million to Help Companies Upskill Employees With Learning Sabbaticals

Degreed co-founders David Blake and Eric Sharp have launched a new startup that they position as “upskilling on demand.” It also involves joining sabbaticals with learning. It also attempts to positions a training sabbatical as a replacement for a layoff or furlough of an employee. Seem like three different ideas? It does to us, too. […] The post Learn In Raises $3.5 Million to…