TechValidate Research on Udacity

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Udacity Case Study

Global 500 Professional Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 professional services company is based on a February 2021 survey of Udacity customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“With the new skills gained through Udacity programs, our teams have managed to win new work and improve on the quality and overall value proposition of existing client engagements. We have also experienced higher retention and employee satisfaction.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Udacity:

  • Attracting tech-savvy talent due to increased competition
  • Needing to develop data-driven culture to improve operational excellence or customer experience
  • Building a talent pool with a deep understanding of technologies such as robotic process automation for product and service innovation

Use Case

Udacity helped them address the following business objectives:

  • Increasing the pace of digital transformation initiatives
  • Accelerating product or service innovation
  • Strategic workforce transformation

Udacity upskilled their workforce in Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, Data Science, Product Management and User Experience.

The company rated Udacity as better on the following compared to competitive solutions:

  • Focus on core or emerging technologies
  • Projects reviewed by human experts
  • Project-based learning
  • Graduates are ready to apply practitioner-level skills
  • Online, self-paced learning
  • Mentor support for learners
  • Dedicated customer success manager

Results

The company achieved the following results with Udacity:

  • Upskilled employees in cutting-edge emerging technologies
  • Reduced risk and increased the pace of digital transformation initiatives

The company identified the following significant improvements since using Udacity:

  • Delivery of digital transformation projects
  • Practitioner level technical skills
  • Customer experience

Udacity Customer Satisfaction Rating

An IT Manager at a Global 500 professional services firm would be very likely to recommend Udacity for this reason:

Udacity has been responsive, attentive, and high-quality.

Udacity Case Study

Large Enterprise Automotive & Transport Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise automotive & transport company is based on a February 2021 survey of Udacity customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“The revolution in the automotive sector has created a huge demand for digital skills in the company. With Udacity we created a Data Science program and started implementing it in all departments of the company.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the company to evaluate and ultimately select Udacity:

  • A shortage of practitioner-level technical skills to implement or support business transformation initiative
  • Needing to develop data-driven culture to improve operational excellence or customer experience
  • Building a talent pool with a deep understanding of technologies such as autonomous vehicles or robotic process automation for product and service innovation
  • Enhancing the Learning & Development function to support career-long learning
  • Market disruption resulting in a need to redeploy & reskill non-technical staff

Use Case

Udacity helped the organization to address the following business objectives:

  • Increasing the pace of digital transformation initiatives
  • Bridging a technical skills gap
  • Becoming a data-driven organization

Udacity upskilled their workforce in the fields of Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, Data Science & Autonomous Systems.

The company rated Udacity as superior on the following compared to competitive solutions:

  • Focus on core or emerging technologies
  • Projects reviewed by human experts
  • Project-based learning
  • Online, self-paced learning
  • Mentor support for learners
  • Dedicated customer success manager

Results

As a result of using Udacity, the company upskilled employees in cutting-edge emerging technologies, reduced risk and increased the pace of digital transformation initiatives.

They identified the following significant improvements since using Udacity:

  • Delivery of digital transformation projects
  • Practitioner level technical skills
  • Employee satisfaction, commitment & morale

Udacity Customer Statistic

100% of surveyed organizations rate Udacity’s project-based learning as better compared to competitive solutions.

100%


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About Udacity

Udacity’s mission is to train the world's workforce in the careers of the future. Every industry is being impacted by modern technology. As companies everywhere adapt and transform their businesses, they’re looking to hire people with the tech skills to match their goals. We work with the world’s technology leaders to teach these critical tech skills through our powerful and flexible digital education platform

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