As employers struggle with both skills gaps and shortages in the workforce, we’re seeing tech players from all sides of the issue innovate workforce training offerings. We expect to see a lot more of this, especially where it’s integrated with job marketplaces as an investment by employers into talent pool development.

 

As more universities turn to offering online degrees to expand their student bodies by way of cyberspace, one of the pioneers in enabling that trend has made an acquisition to expand into new territory around skills training and continuing education. 2U, which helps build online degree programs for a number of top universities, is paying $750 […]

Source: Online university degree provider 2U acquires Trilogy for $750M to expand into tech bootcamps and training | TechCrunch