Lynda.com offers a spring-cleaning playlist for the office

LyndaTop10 artLynda.com all the videos can be viewed on a desktop or through its app for iPhone, iPad or Android.In its first six months at UAB, more than 2,000 employees have taken advantage of Lynda.com’s vast catalog of online courses.

Free access to the online learning site is available for all benefit-eligible employees of UAB, UAB Health System, UAHSF, Viva and Callahan Eye Hospital. Since September 2016, 2,335 employees have taken a course, according to UAB Learning & Development, which released a list of the top 10 Lynda courses taken.

Topping the list was ITIL Foundations, a network-administration course on ways the Information Technology Infrastructure Library can help align IT services with the needs of an organization. It was followed by two business skills courses: Having Difficult Conversations and Project Management Fundamentals.

Rounding out the Top 10 was Excel Essential Training, Time Management Fundamentals, Coaching and Developing Employees, Foundations of Programming, Management Tips, JavaScript Essential Training and Developing Your Leadership Philosophy.

Lynda’s video library includes thousands of titles ranging from software and office-related training to lighter fare such as photography and guitar lessons. And all the videos can be viewed on a desktop or through the Lynda.com app for iPhone, iPad or Android.

New for spring, Lynda.com is offering UAB users a curated playlist of spring-cleaning videos on topics like organizing your office for maximum efficiency, organizing and storing digital photos and decluttering your inbox.

To learn more, log in with your Blazer ID and password at uab.edu/Lynda.