What it is: An app that provides training videos from industry experts on a variety of subjects.
What it does: LinkedIn Learning offers a compact, easy way to find instruction, advice and education on many career-related topics, including owning a small business, kitchen and interior design, social media marketing and more. With more than 4,000 courses in business, tech and creative subjects, the app offers personalized course recommendations in addition to the ability to download courses for offline viewing. Other features include: curated courses with a guided learning experience, the ability to save courses to watch later so users can learn at their own pace, the ability to add certificates of completion to a LinkedIn profile and access to LinkedIn Premium networking tools and insights. The app is free to download, but access to the courses and LinkedIn Premium features costs $29.99 monthly or $299.99 annually.
Who it’s for: Designers, business owners and anyone who likes to learn useful skills from professionals outside a classroom setting.
Why kitchen and bath designers need it: While these courses do not offer CEUs, they do offer an informal, inexpensive
and quick way to learn useful skills from experts in both design and business. You can get career skills on the go, when you want them, at your own pace.
Available Since: July 28, 2016
Who makes it: LinkedIn Corporation
Platform: iOS for the iPhone, Android OS
Where to find it: On the iTunes Store, on Google Play