Simplilearn is ranked as #8 of the 50 most influential education brands outpacing Wharton University, Harvard Business School, New York University, University of Phoenix and other traditional institutions. Organizations were honored for their achievements in the areas of educational publishing and their commitment to providing quality content. As one of the top among 50 organizations receiving recognition, Simplilearn was selected as #8 based on its engaging work on LinkedIn.
Michael Stebbins, Simplilearn’s Chief Innovation Officer, said “This is another validation that skill-centric education is the new way to improve careers. We’re among good company with LinkedIn and others who join us in engaging professional audiences with information that not only educates but also inspires them to reach their career goals.”
Education sector marketers have flocked to LinkedIn to reach the professional networking platform’s audience of professionals, who are keen to boost their careers and earning power with further education, according to the report.
Simplilearn is the world’s largest provider of short-term certification courses that address unique learning needs of working professionals. Courses include a variety of topics in the business, technology, and design fields, spanning PMP, Big Data, Digital Marketing, Data Science, Cloud Computing and many more. With over 400 courses offered, Simplilearn has trained more than 500,000 professionals since its inception in April 2010. With its footprint in over 150 countries, Simplilearn’s patrons are assured of up-skilling and re-skilling themselves for faster and surer career growth. Simplilearn’s course content is recognized by more than 40 global accreditors, including PMI, Axelos, Scrum Alliance, OMCP, Peoplecert, and The Open Group.