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March 11, 2013 15:00 ET

lynda.com and Baker Hughes to Discuss Trends in Online Learning at CLO Symposium

CARPINTERIA, CA--(Marketwire - Mar 11, 2013) -

WHO:
Chris Garnett, enterprise account executive for lynda.com, the award-winning online learning company, and Meredith Markham, senior learning content manager for Baker Hughes, a leading supplier of oilfield services, products technology and systems.

WHAT:
Will present a session titled, "Online Training - A Learning Programs Case Study" at the Spring 2013 Chief Learning Officer Symposium.

WHEN:
The event will take place from Sunday, March 17 through Wednesday, March 20, 2013.

Garnett and Markham will present their session on Tuesday, March 19 from 11:00 a.m. through 12:00 p.m. 

WHERE:
CLO Symposium
Hyatt Lost Pines Resort & Spa
575 Hyatt Lost Pines Road
Cedar Creek, Texas 

DETAILS:
In today's business reality, companies big and small now have a global community full of customers, collaborators and co-workers both near and far. The challenge for chief learning officers is to deliver development to employees wherever they may be, while creating a learning environment that gives all employees the opportunity to grow and advance their skills. 

During this customer case study session, Chris Garnett, enterprise account executive for lynda.com, and Meredith Markham, senior learning content manager for Baker Hughes, will discuss the latest trends in on-demand education for business. They will highlight how the online training solutions offered by lynda.com transformed learning and development programs at Baker Hughes, discuss the company's lynda.com deployment and explain why these solutions resonate with employees.

Attendees will also learn how the benefits of online learning apply to their organizations, how online training can supplement traditional learning and what the next steps are for an online learning implementation.

Chief learning officers, HR managers and training and development professionals interested in discovering how an online training solution can help their organizations meet the professional development demands of a diverse workforce are encouraged to attend this informative session.

About lynda.com
lynda.com is an online learning company that helps anyone learn software, technology, creative and business skills to achieve their personal and professional goals. Through individual, corporate, academic and government subscriptions, more than two million people have access to the lynda.com video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts and filmed at the company's 12-acre, state-of-the-art campus in Carpinteria, California. Founded in 1995 and incorporated in 1997, lynda.com is led by co-founders Lynda Weinman and Bruce Heavin and president and CEO Eric Robison. Learn more about lynda.com at www.lynda.com/press and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/lynda.