Learn Real-time with 'Office Hours' on LinkedIn
By using LinkedIn to build their audience in a relevant professional context through live tutorials, Office Hours makes it easier for instructors to contribute to the growing creator economy. Several users have already begun to use professional social networking sites to improve their skills.
Members watched 53 percent more hours of learning content this year than last year, according to LinkedIn. The new development would be aided even more by the social learning features. Members can use Q&A to ask instructors, co-learners, and the LinkedIn Learning community topic-related questions.
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Instructors from LinkedIn's most popular courses will hold Office Hours to help members improve their communication skills, as well as other important hard skills. Experts on Office Hours discuss advanced customer service techniques, personal branding recipes, and creative copy for email, sales pages, and social media.
according to the Linkedin Blog, on the introduction of the Office Hours, "We consistently hear from our members that they want new ways to stay on top of timely topics. The world of work is changing so quickly, with new challenges emerging every week that professionals are hungry to discuss with one another. That’s why throughout the pandemic, we’ve seen learners embrace social learning features like Q&A, where they can ask the LinkedIn Learning community a question and get answers from instructors, their network, or their co-workers."
Adding more to the comment, the blog read out, "We’re excited to introduce a new Office Hours feature that lets instructors host live events on LinkedIn Learning. With Office Hours, learners are able to stay on top of industry trends and interact with experts and fellow learners in real-time by posting questions, comments and reactions."