The Landscape of Learning Technologies in 2016
SEPTEMBER 25, 2016
The Brandon Hall Group issued a study on the Learning Technology landscape of 2016. The report revealed that technology is becoming the top learning and development priority this year, with 48% of survey respondents naming it as #1 on their list. Here are the top 5 findings of the report: education technology learning technology education technologies
Brandon Hall Group: Companies see real business results with a new LMS
MAY 24, 2016
New Brandon Hall Group study shows when companies replace their LMS, bottom line improves. Nearly half of the companies surveyed by the Brandon Hall Group are exploring new Learning and Development technologies and many of them are planning to increase their spending to improve their online training platform. DOWNLOAD THE INFOGRAPHIC.
Top 13 LMS (and Learning Technology) Blogs
APRIL 15, 2010
have seen a significant increase in attention towards LMS both in terms of technology and also in terms of the end value being delivered by it to an organization, its end users (learners, instructors, and administrators). list below a list of top 13 blogs (in alphabetical order) that we follow for LMS (and learning technology): ALearning. Educause – Learning Technologies.
Origin Learning Wins the Brandon Hall Group Excellence Award in Two Categories
SEPTEMBER 19, 2014
We’re excited to announce that we have won the 2014 Brandon Hall Group Excellence in Learning Awards yet again! The second category is “Best Use of Video for Learning” wherein we received the Bronze medal for assisting two different organizations to create awareness using videos for preventing violence in the workplace. And not just in one, but two categories.
Learning Technology Trends in 2016
AUGUST 3, 2016
Each year, the research firm Brandon Hall conducts a study across the Learning Technology industry to discover trends, desires, and new technology in the business. The top goal of organizations is to explore new technology. As the world becomes more connected through social media and online forums, almost half of the companies surveyed are looking for social and collaborative tools in their online learning. Current learning technology is second-rate. Almost every corporation submitted an appeal for integration in learning systems.
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. I can only wonder at the pace of change of technology that the world has seen in last decade.
Double win at the Brandon Hall Awards!
SEPTEMBER 9, 2016
The kids are back at school, the adults are trying to squeeze in a cheap holiday, and of course the learning and development industry’s awards season is in full swing! This week, the winners of the Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards were crowned. One year on, Hendrick had developed one of the most engaged learning communities that we’ve ever come across! H.A.L.O.
SMBs and Social Learning Technologies
APRIL 2, 2009
Some notes: Polls: Most attending work in L&D with some HR, IT, and learning services providers. Current learning delivery channels primarily ILT classroom and ILT online as well as a fair amount of self-paced e-learning. Goals pretty evenly spread among rapid e-learning (consumption and development), reduce costs, support informal learning, improve productivity. Benefits to SMBs: faster response, resilient, lower costs without sacrificing learning, increased productivity, supplements other training. As part of a learning plan. Action Plan.
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’.
UpsideLMS wins THREE Awards at 2009 Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning Technology Awards
MAY 3, 2010
It was an exciting moment when Tom Werner of Brandon Hall started announcing the names of the winners for various categories in the online ceremony for the 2009 Excellence in Learning Technology Awards. Learning Management Technology for Blended or Informal Learning. Social Learning Technology. Best Advance. Best Advance. Cheers!
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.
Save Your Learning Strategy from Collapse with this One Essential Report
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
The One Report You Need to Understand Today’s Learning Trends and Save your Strategies from Collapse. It’s no secret that a learning and development (L&D) program is incomplete and ineffective without a robust L&D strategy. Some of the other areas addressed in the report include: Evaluating the effectiveness of learning strategies when it comes to meeting business goals.
TOP eLearning and Workplace Learning Blogs
APRIL 3, 2011
During the last 5 years I was able to exchange ideas, share thoughts, and learn from an eLearning community of practice that exists in the blogosphere. I did my research and I listed 134 eLearning and workplace Learning Blogs. and Learning Web Courseworks Will at Work Learning Workplace Learning Today Writers Gateway ZaidLearn. We support Free eLearning!
ProProfs wins Gold in Brandon Hall Learning Technology Awards
DECEMBER 12, 2014
We’re incredibly proud and happy to share that ProProfs Quiz Maker won gold in Brandon Hall Group Excellence in Technology Awards 2014. ProProfs Quiz Maker was awarded in the Best Advance in Technology for Testing and Evaluation category by a panel of judges, which included a stellar list of top industry experts from the Brandon Hall group. Media
Is Customer Delight your Goal?
MAY 10, 2016
How would you feel if your technology talks your language? Note that a chunk of the sales associates are Gen-Y and millennials, not thoroughly enthused to follow a typical learning program! What if there is an easy and accessible way of using tools and technology that are available to facilitate a smooth and seamless communication channel through a collaborative approach?
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.
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.
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.
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. Why are so many companies looking to ditch their existing learning management system (LMS) when doing so involves replacing the single largest load on the average learning technology budget?
Effective Video Training – Breaking it down
APRIL 24, 2012
It’s no surprise that the use of video in corporate training continues to gain in popularity among corporate Learning and Development departments. Brandon Hall, the research firm based out of Delray Beach, FL, polled over 300 training professionals back in 2011 and found the top 2 reasons for using video in training – effectiveness and high engagement.
Upcoming webinar: Driving business results with learner-centric programs
JUNE 7, 2016
Webinar: Driving business results with learner-centric programs with Brandon Hall Group. Your people are busy, but they need relevant, timely learning experiences that enable their work, not interrupt it. His focus has always been on emerging technologies, with a current concentration on social and mobile learning. Join us Thursday, June 30 from 1-2 p.m.
SHIFT Wins 2012 Silver Brandon Hall Learning Technology Awards
JULY 21, 2013
SHIFT a leader in innovative in the eLearning environment, won a coveted Brandon Hall Silver award for excellence in the Technology for Testing or Learning Evaluation category. The winners are listed at www.brandon-hall.com “For the third straight year SHIFT wins a Brandon Hall Award. In categories as diverse as Rich Media Authoring, Rapid Authoring, […]. SHIFT’s win was announced on January 25, 2012.
SHIFT Wins 2011 Silver Brandon Hall Learning Technology Awards
JULY 21, 2013
SHIFT, a leader in innovative learning, has won three coveted Brandon Hall Silver awards for technology excellence in the Rich Media, Rapid Authoring and Evaluation or Testing categories. SHIFT is a completely new approach to eLearning. It is a rapid eLearning tool, a workflow management tool and a collaboration tool. All processes are managed within the tool, […].
eLearning Predictions 2015
JANUARY 14, 2015
Additionally, we foresee that investment in micro-learning and MOOCs will increase the demand for meaningful micro-credentials and continue to reshape the economics of professional development. Two years ago, we projected growth for HTML5 in mobile learning and responsive template design and more MOOC development from universities and traditional institutions of higher learning.
Report – LMS Trends 2015: Is it time for something different?
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
The 2015 LMS Trends report from Brandon Hall Group paints a picture of widespread dissatisfaction (and high turnover) among organizations that use an LMS. The report outlines six major findings , and provides four critical calls-to-action for companies who want to rethink their approach to learning technologies. Read Brandon Hall’s tips for overcoming these LMS shortfalls by downloading the full report. In fact, that an LMS cannot adapt to meet a company’s changing learning needs can be a warning sign that buyer’s remorse may soon set in. 2.
Why people ignore many features of their LMS
JANUARY 15, 2016
According to Brandon Hall Group ’s report on LMS Trends in 2015 , companies that use LMS (particularly those still using installed solutions over cloud-based systems) are demanding more new features while ignoring many of the old functionalities built into their systems in the past. Use technology to support the learning strategy, not dictate it. DOWNLOAD THE REPORT.
Elearning Trends 2016: Social and mobile features are top priorities
JUNE 28, 2016
New Brandon Hall Group study found companies want an LMS with social and mobile features. A new Brandon Hall Group study found companies are spending money on their learning and development in 2016 due to being dissatisfied with their current learning management systems (LMS). In many learning and development departments, the study showed social and mobile functions as the top two priorities among companies. Social and Mobile Technologies are the Biggest Priorities. Docebo Blog E-learning Industry ELELDOWNLOAD THE FREE REPORT.
Year in Review: 5 eLearning Reports to Read before 2016
DECEMBER 30, 2015
2015 was a big year for Docebo and the learning industry as a whole. If you haven’t read any of these reports or you’re looking for more information on learning , MOOCs , and learning across the extended enterprise , these resources are all great places to start. Click Win your competitive race with extended enterprise learning. The Changing Face of Learning.
6 benefits of social & collaborative learning
OCTOBER 20, 2015
Learning from one another is what people have always done throughout human history, so ‘social and collaborative learning’ as a learning method is likely to be the oldest one in existence. Even if our approach to training and learning has evolved over time, we still inevitably learn from those we collaborate with. Learning doesn’t stop when ‘lesson time is over’.
LMSs that kick ass: Learn.com
DECEMBER 26, 2008
So, they’re one of the big players among commercial learning management systems. We’ve taken major steps to bring the “at home” style of learning into the corporation without making it stereotypically “formal”. The early incorporation of weblogs, forums, chat rooms and wikis into the LearnCenter platform was paramount in keeping pace with the informal way Americans are learning. We discovered early on that both prospects and clients were interested in this technology. This will become useful for mentoring and rapid e-learning! Generation21. GeoLearning.
Take Your Lagging Learning Strategy to the Next Level with these 3 Essential Insights
SEPTEMBER 21, 2016
3 Key Insights to Combat Lagging Learning Strategies. If you want to improve learning outcomes across your business, it is important to establish a comprehensive learning and development (L&D) strategy. Having a Learning Strategy Alone is Not Good Enough. And yet, less than half of companies say they have effectively aligned learning and business objectives.
Role Models in Educational Technology on Ada Lovelace Day
MARCH 24, 2009
Suw Charman-Anderson is the catalyst behind Ada Lovelace Day , “an international day of blogging to draw attention to women excelling in technology.”. think our little corner of the blogosphere – the edusphere – has a fair amount of women who understand that “learning technology” encompasses a much broader definition of both learning and technology. I’ve blogged about women edubloggers a total of six times (list below) each time finding new and interesting voices to follow and learn from. Shirley Alexander , Professor, University of Technology, Sydney.
Elearning Review of the Year 2015
DECEMBER 17, 2015
January Learning Technologies The largest L&D show in Europe returned for its 18 th year, busier than ever with more than 7,500 visitors, 150 free seminars, 250 exhibitors and two packed exhibition halls at London’s Olympia. The scale of the event highlighted the growing interest in how to best utilise technology to modernise learning in the workplace.
The Top 5 Things Organizations need for Mobile Learning
Your Training Edge
AUGUST 29, 2016
My previous posts you must have gone through surely depicted the emergence and penetration of mobile learning in learning and development industry, as one of the means of achieving an advanced leaning experience. Like me, if you have also been engaged in this industry, you would always have immense understanding and recognition for the direction where the learning is led.