Why Companies Love Hosted Learning Management Systems
NOVEMBER 25, 2015
An article written in 2014 by Forbes contributor Josh Bersin states, “We just released our newest research on the corporate Learning Management Systems market and the numbers are astounding. These statistics prove that social learning management systems (LMSs) are doing a heck of a job meeting the needs of consumers. make these eLearning systems desirable.
What’s Wrong With Learning Management Systems?
DECEMBER 16, 2015
There’s not a lot of love in the world for the poor old learning management system (LMS). Before today’s era of consumerized, ecosystemic learning solutions, businesses that wanted to train their people would use an LMS to store and deploy educational content. Has learning changed so much in the 21st century that it no longer needs managerial administration?
Benefits of the Cloud LMS – Is it the future of Learning Management Systems?
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
Learning is crucial for corporations, who need to acquire newer skills and knowledge on a continuous basis. This has generated tremendous interest and adoption of Learning Management Systems (LMSs) among corporations over the last decade or so. However, the increasing use of LMS brought with it overheads in the implementation and maintenance of the new system.
In Pursuit of The RIGHT Learning Management System (LMS) for Today’s Workplaces
JUNE 20, 2014
THE QUOTE: “ Until such times as systems can seamlessly track, report and produce useful data for the learning that occurs through the many little experiences in the daily workflow without manual intervention, I think it is still ‘work in progress’.” – Charles Jennings (in our interview with him). THE JOURNEY: As you know, we are experiencing a major shift in the domain of ‘learning’.
TOPYX Learning Management System Earns Brandon Hall Excellence Award for Social Collaborative Learning
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
TOPYX, together with our client Interstate Batteries, has been honored with a Bronze 2016 Brandon Hall Excellence Award for Best Use of Social Collaborative Learning. Now in its 22 nd year, the program is a prestigious awards program recognizing the best organizations that have successfully deployed programs, strategies, systems and tools that have achieved measurable results.
UpsideLMS Sweeps 5 Brandon Hall Excellence In Technology Awards (2010)
MAY 2, 2011
Earlier today, we received emails from Brandon-Hall Group letting us know that our best value LMS – UpsideLMS – has won 5 Brandon Hall Excellence in Technology Awards (2010) awards. In every category, Brandon-Hall announces Gold, Silver, and Bronze winners and UpsideLMS’s tally, for this year, stands tall and impressive with a list of 2 Gold, 2 Silver and 1 Bronze. Learning Management Technology for Blended or Informal Learning. Learning Management Technology for Compliance Training. Social Learning Technology.
What If Your Learning Management System Isn’t Enough?
SEPTEMBER 3, 2015
The Hidden Limitations Of Any Learning Management System. While 85% of corporations have some type of Learning Management System installed, many share the same sentiments. In a 2015 report by Brandon Hall Group, 38% of respondents indicate they are looking to replace their Learning Management System.
Managing Multiple Learning Managment Systems - The High Cost of Choice
JUNE 25, 2013
Did you know that today there are approximately 500 Learning Management System vendors in the market? In fact, it’s a scattered and fragmented market, one that is wreaking havoc on Learning & Development. 3 What’s even more stunning is that 58% of the organizations considering LMS replacement, have only had their current system in place two years or less.
7 Online Sales Training Tips To Help Your Sales Team Seal The Deal
MAY 19, 2016
This includes ringing up the sale using the POS system and offering any add-ons that the customer might need, such as accessories or maintenance plans. However, completing a 5-to-10 minute product knowledge online training module will make it quick and convenient to learn about the product’s benefits and features. Highlight every step of the sales process. Training never stops.
The Business Case for Online Training
JANUARY 25, 2017
As proof we learned something, we filled out a work book for each section and signed it at the end to demonstrate that we’d completed the training. eLearning requires 40-60% less employee time than ILT in a classroom (Brandon Hall Study). 42% of companies say that eLearning increased their revenue (Ambient Insight 2012-2017 Worldwide Mobile Learning Market-Executive Report).
Top 13 LMS (and Learning Technology) Blogs
APRIL 15, 2010
To keep up with the happenings, trends, innovations, and other information on LMS and to ensure our teams at Upside involved in core LMS development, client implementations, client support and Innovation team are in tune with the industry we follow a host of blogs that focus specifically on LMS, learning technology, and related topics. Bersin & Associates – Learning on the Leading Edge.
Kick Starting 2011 With A Brandon Hall Research Webinar
JANUARY 5, 2011
And hence more opportunities to help you in managing your learning better! We are kick starting the year with a Brandon Hall Research webinar on ‘ How to Select the Right LMS for Your Small/Medium Business’. Learning Management Brandon Hall Learning Management System LMS LMS For SMBs LMS Webinar Training Companies
The Evolving Role of E-Learning in Corporate Training
NOVEMBER 29, 2014
THE QUOTE: “ The future of e-Learning is wide open! Learning doesn’t just happen during business hours in the office or in the classroom. How will e-learning evolve in coming years? Why E-Learning : This infographic by Will Holand graphically depicts facts and figures from some reliable sources such as the Brandon Hall Group and Bersin & Associates.
Is Your LMS Hard to Love?
FEBRUARY 14, 2017
They looked at the data and found that learning management systems were the 3rd most hated enterprise software category. As one of the first SaaS based learning management systems, Litmos was able to take advantage of internet technologies and browser design principles that revolutionized the web surfing experience in the mid 2000's. Ease of Use. Your BFF.
2015 LMS Satisfaction Survey
DECEMBER 14, 2015
In 2015, the Brandon Hall Group study some of the LMS trends and found that overall satisfaction across enterprise learning management solutions was low. Probably most alarming to LMS providers is the finding that respondents are not confident that their current system will be capable of meeting their future needs. learning management system lms
August Topic: Learning Management Systems
AUGUST 3, 2009
As Jenn first told you in July , Lessons on Learning has a whole new format. This month, we’ll be focusing on Learning Management Systems. The future of learning management systems: Web 2.0 Learning Management Systems: The Basics. But do you know what a learning management system really is? According to PC Magazine , an LMS administers instructor-led and e-learning courses and keeps track of student progress. Learning management systems have a range of features and functions.
Introducing UpsideLMS V5.0 – Best Value LMS With Stunning GUI
JANUARY 23, 2012
is generating a lot of excitement at Upside Learning. Our stunning, best value Learning Management System , UpsideLMS v5.0, Users can expect a user-friendly interface for UpsideLMS resulting in ‘ease of use’ and ‘intuitiveness’ for users – two often missed features in a traditional LMS system. The release of the new UpsideLMS version – 5.0, of UpsideLMS.
LMS – All You Ever Wanted To Know
MAY 26, 2011
Not just did it survive, but today, it has successfully evolved to adapt itself to the changes in the learning ecosystem. From a time when its main purpose was to deliver core training activities , to today when social and informal learning components have become de facto the default features , the Learning Management System has come a long way since its inception.
Webinar Video – A Unified Approach To Learning Management
AUGUST 7, 2012
For those of you who couldn’t attend our recent webinar in association with the Brandon Hall Group, titled ‘A Unified Approach to the Learning Management System’ – don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Here’s a recording of the webinar which can transform your approach to managing learning at your organization.
Why so many companies want to replace their online training platform
MAY 31, 2016
New Brandon Hall Group data finds businesses are dissatisfied with learning environments. The Brandon Hall Group has been researching learning technologies for years and, in a new study, the analyst firm found businesses are searching for replacement learning management systems (LMS) due to low satisfaction rates among themselves and their users.
Have You Gone Social With Your Learning – Broadcast
DECEMBER 24, 2015
Social Learning Gains Momentum. Jodi Harrison, Vice President of Business Development at Interactyx, was a guest on the popular radio broadcast from the Brandon Hall Group, called HCMx Radio. She joined hosts Rachel Cooke, COO and Michael Rochelle, Chief Strategy Officer & HCM Principal Analyst at Brandon Hall Group for the 20th installment of their radio show / podcast.
Future of Learning Technology – 2015
MAY 7, 2010
The Learning Circuits Big Question this month asks – “ What will the workplace learning technology look like in 2015 ”. The question is inspired from a post by Derek Morrsion – Technology to Enhance Learning in 2015 , quite an interesting post, a must read. Emergence of social media (and reviewed focus on social and informal learning). What can we expect in next 5 years?
7 Reasons Why You Need To Adopt A Unified Learning System
JULY 17, 2012
That a unified learning system helps in creating a wholesome learning experience for your learners, and alleviates the administrative operations for your administrators has been established. Below are 7 key reasons why you need to adopt a Unified Learning System. Flexibility: Learning available when, where, and how you need it. Administrators. General.
Build a stronger team, faster: Best practices in employee onboarding
MARCH 30, 2016
A new publication from Docebo explores why most companies don’t have an onboarding strategy , and outlines some critical first steps toward building a solid plan that incorporates a versatile learning managment system (LMS) to support experiential learning. Ramp up new hires too slowly, and you lose out on productivity. Docebo Blog ELEL
Elearning Market Trends 2016: Learning tech falls short of market needs
JUNE 15, 2016
Brandon Hall Group’s Learning Technology Study reveals lack of social and mobile tools. Brandon Hall Group’s 2016 Learning Technology study shows organizations are hungry for a well rounded Learning Management System with mobile capabilities, social tools and an emphasis on relevant and engaging content. DOWNLOAD THE FREE REPORT.
New data reveals online training software spending trends
MAY 18, 2016
New Brandon Hall report shows increase spending on learning technologies. Companies are spending big on learning management systems according to a look at online training software trends by Brandon Hall Group. Learning management systems are the top learning technology expense. DOWNLOAD THE INFOGRAPHICS.
Having Problems with LMS User Management? Here’s the Solution.
FEBRUARY 22, 2017
A social learning management system (LMS) is a wonderful thing that comes with a host of benefits and sometimes a few problems. Of all the issues that accompany an LMS, the biggest one is probably a difficulty managing (adding and maintaining) users. Whether they are small, medium, or large, companies need and want user management to be easy. Here’s the Solution.
14 Things You Might Not Know JoomlaLMS Can Do
DECEMBER 1, 2016
The decision to purchase one or another Learning Management System is frequently based on the LMS features available and, therefore, the benefits clients will receive if they purchase a particular LMS solution. Does it sound intriguing? Blog articles
LMS and LCMS: What’s the Difference?
MAY 10, 2013
If you’re confused about the differences between a learning management system (LMS) and a learning content management system (LCMS), you’re not alone. In fact, an LMS and an LCMS are complementary but very different systems that serve different masters and address unique business challenges. In contrast, the focus of an LCMS is on learning content.
Why more companies are looking for a new Online Training Software
MAY 10, 2016
According to new insights on learning technology trends from Brandon Hall Group for 2016, companies that use an online training software certainly have their priorities in order. In fact, a whopping 48 percent of companies surveyed as part of a new report from the learning technology analyst cite exploring new and/or different learning technologies as a top priority for 2016.
Elearning Trends 2016: Companies replacing LMS due to poor user experience and insufficient integrations
JULY 11, 2016
New Brandon Hall Group study shows companies want an LMS that improves user experience and one with more enterprise integrations. In a new study, the research and analyst firm Brandon Hall Group found nearly half of the companies surveyed in 2016 are considering replacing their learning management system (LMS). User Experience is Critical.
Ready to Enhance Your LMS Experience?
SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
But, when it comes to your learning management system (LMS), “breaking up” can be the right decision if it increases engagement and reduces the impact on your already-strained budget. Are you getting tired of the way your current learning management system fails to fully meet your company’s needs? Does My LMS Feature Mobile Learning? Jeffrey A.
Why eLearning Development Ratios Can be Hazardous to Your Career.
NOVEMBER 15, 2010
Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Why eLearning Development Ratios Can be Hazardous to Your Career by Jon on November 15, 2010 in budgeting , eLearning Brandon Hall , in partnership with Chapman Alliance , recently published the results of its latest survey about eLearning development ratios. Blog this!
Create A Social Learning Culture With Origin Konnect
DECEMBER 24, 2014
Konnect- true to its name, Origin Konnect is a next generation social learning platform that helps organizations develop a training and development culture that literally “connects” employees as they learn. Origin Konnect helps do exactly this- to make it possible for learning managers to deliver training to employees in multiple formats on a common social user dashboard.