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.
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. Best Advance in.
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.
New Brandon Hall Group report forecasts major shift in 2016 online learning trends
© 2016 Brandon Hall Group. Research Summary 2016 Learning Technology Study: Summary of Top Findings The technology employed to deliver Learning and Development has grown increasingly varied and complex. The cloud, social tools, mobile technologies, and other advances have created a host of opportunities for. informal learning, more than half of.
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.
OpenSesame Wins Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning Technology Silver Award
JANUARY 30, 2012
We are proud to announce we have been awarded a Brandon-Hall Excellence in Learning Technology Silver Award in the Content Authoring and Content Management Technology category for our patent-pending SCORM video player. Right Press Releases
How companies are rethinking their approach to learning technology
DECEMBER 3, 2015
Each year, the Brandon Hall Research Group publishes its findings from a survey of organizations that use LMS. This year, the group compiled data from previous studies and provided four critical calls to action for LMS-fueled companies that want to rethink their approach to learning technology. In short, the legacy systems have not managed to stay up to date with changing technology, so learners are left in the dust. The report outlines four critical calls to action that can help organizations rethink their approach to learning technologies : 1.
Learning Technology Satisfaction Lagging: Brandon Hall’s 2016 Study
MAY 24, 2016
recent report from Brandon-Hall.com summarizes the findings of the analyst’s 2016 Learning Technology Study completed in April 2016. Social and mobile technologies were shown to be the biggest priorities. 2. Learning technology satisfaction is lagging. 5. Key performance indicators show significant improvement after technology implementation.
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
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.
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.
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!
Captivate wins gold in the inaugural Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning Technology
MAY 1, 2010
This week, Brandon Hall announced the results of it’s inaugural Excellence in Learning Technology Awards. And Captivate 4 bagged Gold in the Best Advance in Technology for Rapid Authoring category. Any functionality that makes it easy to generate learning content, or to convert existing documents into learning content, is relevant to this category.’
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?
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?
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.
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’.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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, […].
Brandon Hall Announces Excellence in Learning Technology Winners
MAY 5, 2010
If you’re feeling a little uncomfortable with your reliance on one product or company over another, and you’re wondering where to find reputable, reliable alternatives, Brandon Hall Research should be on your list of places to check. How timely that they’ve just announced their first Learning Technology winners, right during the aLearning Blog’s series on LMS and LCMS options! Learning Management Technology for Small- and Medium-Sized Businesses. Social Learning Technology. Technology for Rapid Authoring.
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’.
eLearning Research - Brandon Hall
MARCH 25, 2009
So far, I've looked at the eLearning 101 and Learning Technology Products 2009 reports, and found those to be very interesting and informative. Tags: Facebook eLearning Tools Brandon Hall eLearning This company is an excellent source of eLearning information. You can subscribe to their free newsletter, which gives you free access to some of their reports. There is also a Facebook Group for those of you on Facebook who are interested in this subject.
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.
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.
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.
Person in the Picture + great design methods: Janet Clarey from Brandon Hall Research
FEBRUARY 2, 2010
She covers social media, microlearning, e-learning, instructional design, and learning technologies for the workplace." (got this from the about section on her blog). Brandon Hall research is not completely free for all it's research, but Janet is always willing to share her knowledge and add to any eLearning discussion with relevance and meaning.
Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 2
NOVEMBER 30, 2010
Learning Management System Acquisition Statistics. More organizations are looking to invest in Learning Management Systems as the economy slowly improves. This article on the Brandon Hall blog mentions new statistics on this new technology. The constant stream of stimuli offered by new technology poses a profound new challenge to focusing and learning.
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.
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.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Emerging Technologies in e-Learning
JUNE 28, 2007
Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Thursday, June 28, 2007 Emerging Technologies in e-Learning I sat in on a lunchtime WebEx presentation with Gary Woodill -- Director, Research and Analysis, Brandon Hall Research. The topic: Emerging Technologies in e-Learning. Developed over 60 e-learning programs. Started with Brandon Hall in November. In the 90s there were one or two ways to do e-Learning: CDRoms and then the web. This was "e-Learning 1.0".
2015 In Review: Top eLearning Trends of the Year
DECEMBER 29, 2015
The learning and development technology industry evolves every year. Like many industries, ours is impacted by technological advances that allow for greater creativity, more powerful solutions, and deeper data analysis. Personalized Learning Experiences - As eLearning technology advances, it’s become unnecessary to make everyone sit through the same training courses.
7 Online Sales Training Tips To Help Your Sales Team Seal The Deal
MAY 19, 2016
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. 3. Want to learn more about how companies are shifting their focus to new learning modalities as online training software that support social, informal and experiential learning continue to boom?
Celebrating 9 Glorious Years Of Learning!
APRIL 8, 2013
So this time around when we, the Marketing team, sat down to brainstorm on the possible ways to commemorate this beautiful journey, we knew exactly what we wanted to highlight – the values and qualities that personify Upside Learning. And what better way than to leverage the latest web designing technology – Parallax Scrolling? We couldn’t agree more. Innovation.
eFront Wins Learning Technology Award
MAY 3, 2010
News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 5/03/2010 eFront Wins Learning Technology Award We are thrilled to announce that eFront won a coveted Brandon Hall bronze award for technology excellence in the Learning Management Technology for Small- and Medium-Sized Businesses category.
Elearning market trends 2016: Get the right tools for blended learning
JUNE 22, 2016
Learning technology can power business results, but only with the right tools for the job. recent study by learning technology analyst Brandon Hall Group shows widespread dissatisfaction with learning management systems, despite proven positive business results. Organizations polled were frustrated with the lack of quality and variety of learning technology functionalities. Data revealed a lack of informal and experiential learning tools. Learning Technology Satisfaction Lags. GET THE COMPLETE REPORT.
Learning Technology Products 2009 Report out now
The E-Learning Curve
MARCH 25, 2009
The number of available tools and technologies for online employee training continues to grow each year. Hundreds of content authoring tools, learning management systems, and learning content. The E-learning Curve blog shares thought-provoking commentary and practical knowledge for e-learning professionals. Tags: Brandon Hall Research Learning Management System knowledgebase LMS knowledge base Learning Technology Products LCMS elearning Report Find out more.
What does 2011 look like for consultants?
Spark Your Interest
FEBRUARY 9, 2011
More Canadian perspectives as described by Brandon Hall. I am not sure that I have anything unique to add to those perspectives, but have promised you predictions, so… Being a small, independent consultant in Canada, where my market is pretty localized and my clients are fairly regionalized, I have come to think of myself as an economic bell-weather. Phone2Learn uses the phone aspect of the smartphone (as in voice), is a neat twist on mobile learning. I think I saw this one via @neillasher. Prediction #3 – investment in learning is increasing.