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Become a Business Partner

Develop the specific skills you need to enhance your job profile and become one of the sought-after experts to close the Tech & Data skills gap at Bertelsmann. Learn flexibly with the most in-demand tech learning providers.

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Udacity Inc. € 2.150 / 6-months license

Various course or license starting dates according to your chosen learning partner (please see on peoplenet)

What you will learn

To impart all the knowledge and skills necessary for the role of the business partner in the areas of:

  • Formulation of business-relevant use-cases
  • Information Design for Advanced Users 
  • Dashboarding


  • Acquire the competences and skills necessary for working in the field of data science
  • Can develop in their current role or qualify for a new role
  • Benefit from a selected, well-structured and quality-checked digital learning curriculum
  • Learning from experts with a high practical relevance
  • Exchange challenges and best practices in communities
  • Can apply the learning content directly in their everyday professional life
  • Can continue their education according to their individual knowledge, independent of time and place
  • Have the opportunity to develop further by completing a certificate or university degree

Who will benefit

  • All Bertelsmann employees who want to further their education as business partners, or deepen their knowledge
  • The business partner understands the data-to-business or data science process and its domain-specific significance. Against this background, the business partner gives direct recommendations for action to the management. A person in this role is the communicator who convinces through targeted information design and storytelling and motivates people to act on the basis of use-case and analysis results
  • Requirements: Very good, data-driven business understanding with a high interest in data visualization and storytelling, coupled with communication and project or change management skills

What you can expect

  • Learning path with a course programme especially designed for the role
  • Modern online learning experience from selected learning providers with high quality standards
  • From short learning nuggets for solving current problems, to a Nanodegree and recognized university certificate
  • Self-directed learning according to individual abilities, needs – at one's own pace, independent of time and place
  • Interactive learning formats with learning controls to check your own learning progress