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Kelly Palmer (Author & CLO at Degreed)

Kelly Palmer, CLO at Degreed, talks about her life experience working in the tech industry in Silicon Valley with Sarder TV correspondent, Vanessa Tyler. She discusses how she moved from product development to corporate strategy and finally to learning and development including being CLO for Linkedin and Vice President of Learning for Yahoo. Palmer shares her initial concern about how out of touch traditional learning models were in the corporate world and what has become her life’s mission to change how organizations approach learning.


About Author

Kelly Palmer

Author & CLO at Degreed

Kelly Palmer is on a mission to change the way the world learns. A well-known thought leader on learning, business, and career development, she is currently on the executive team of Degreed and was formerly the chief learning officer of LinkedIn. Prior to LinkedIn, Kelly was vice president of learning at Yahoo! and held executive positions in learning, M&A, and product development at Sun Microsystems. She speaks regularly at companies and business conferences around the world, has been featured in the Financial Times, Fast Company, Forbes, Entrepreneur, Inc., Chief Learning Officer (CLO), and on Bloomberg radio. Kelly has a bachelor of arts in English/communications and a master of science in adult learning and education technology.

Interviewed By

Vanessa Tyler

Vanessa Tyler

Sarder TV Journalist, and Emmy Award-Winning Journalist & Anchor

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