Corporate Finance Institute (CFI), a leading online provider of banking and finance training and productivity tools, has announced its strategic partnership with LinkedIn Learning, an online educational platform. This collaboration will see the launch of the CFI Corporate Finance Foundations Professional Certificate on LinkedIn Learning’s platform.
This new certificate provides students and professionals an unrivalled opportunity to learn the fundamentals of corporate finance, financial statements, Microsoft Excel, and financial modelling. These skills are essential for growth in business and serve as the foundation for well-informed company plans.
CFI delivers the skills, certifications, CPE credits, and resources to enable anybody, from beginner to seasoned professionals, to advance their career in finance and banking. The company’s mission is to enhance the skills, knowledge, and productivity of finance and banking professionals. The platform provides practical, real-world skill development, expert-led training, interactive lessons, on-the-job tools and resources—all on demand. It empowers professionals of any level with accredited certifications, hands-on lessons, tools, and resources created by experienced professionals who’ve worked and taught at leading finance and banking organizations worldwide.
Speaking on the partnership, Chief Executive Officer of Corporate Finance Institute, Anna Talerico, said:
In today’s finance-first business landscape, a solid grasp of foundational concepts in finance is more crucial than ever. Our collaboration with LinkedIn Learning further demonstrates our commitment to shaping the future talent of finance. By bridging the gap between academic theory and practical know-how, we ensure every professional has the tools they need to excel in the dynamic world of business.
Finance is a top complex skill businesses need, according to LinkedIn’s 2023 Most In-Demand Skills list. In these unpredictable times, mastering finance is not only a professional advantage; it is a commercial necessity. Immerse yourself in the CFI Corporate Finance Foundations Professional Certificate today and equip yourself with the knowledge that matters.
LinkedIn began operations in 2002 at co-founder Reid Hoffman’s homeroom and officially launched on May 5, 2003. Its mission is to connect the world’s professionals to increase productivity and success. Under the leadership of Ryan Roslansky, LinkedIn now runs a diverse business with revenues from subscriptions, advertising sales, and recruitment solutions. Microsoft completed its acquisition of LinkedIn in December 2016, bringing together the world’s top professional cloud and the world’s leading professional network.