India, Oct. 9 -- Coursera has recently announced partnerships with different stakeholders. Leah Belsky, senior vice president of Enterprise at Coursera explained this need to expand the range of partnership and engagement. Edited excerpts:

What kind of relationships is Coursera trying to build through its enterprise partnerships?

Coursera's enterprise business launched about two and a half years ago. Today, we have over 2000 global companies, governments and educational institutions that are consuming content from the platform. When we first launched, many of the institutes came to us so that they could consume our courses. But over the past six months, we've made a major shift in the business, really focusing on skill development, rath...