The Explosive Growth of Extended Enterprise Training
FEBRUARY 17, 2016
After more than 20 years in the LMS industry, John Leh started Talented Learning, LLC as a news, research and consulting organization dedicated to all aspects of extended enterprise learning solutions. For organizations, learning solutions that extend beyond the enterprise are not focused on employee development but targeted to external audiences. eLearning Enterprise Learning
5 Reasons Why an Extended Enterprise LMS is Right for Your Business
SEPTEMBER 28, 2015
What is an Extended Enterprise LMS? Extended Enterprise learning is a training system targeted at your non-employees such as external distribution partners, sales representatives, franchises, service technicians, and customers who use your products and services. Why train your Extended Enterprise audiences? They are not necessarily your company employees. Conclusion.
Understanding the Role of Training in the Extended Enterprise
FEBRUARY 28, 2017
There’s much talk about the ‘extended enterprise’ today. The question then becomes, what are the implications for learning in the extended enterprise? To start, let’s be clear on just what the ‘extended enterprise’ entails. The stronger the partners, and the relationship, the stronger the enterprise. Sharing Knowledge within the Extended Enterprise. Collaborating.
The Secret to Managing Enterprise Accounts
DECEMBER 1, 2016
The winners coming out on top in this new selling landscape are the ones that cultivate enterprise accounts. What Exactly is an Enterprise Account? Most salespeople think, mistakenly, that enterprise accounts are the largest accounts in one’s book of business. Enterprise accounts might not be those huge dollar accounts. What makes an account an enterprise account is a mix of factors: How reliable the account is. Enterprise accounts, then, are part of the “long game”—they represent the most money spent over time for the least amount of hassle. Sales
Introducing Inkling for Enterprise: The World’s Only All-in-One Enterprise Content Platform
JANUARY 26, 2016
Today, the Inkling team is thrilled to announce Inkling for Enterprise, a brand-new way for businesses to share knowledge. Our all-in-one enterprise content platform delivers knowledge at the point of need, powering the delivery, creation, and measurement of an organization’s most mission-critical business documents. Inkling unveils its all-in-one enterprise content platform, Inkling for Enterprise. Company experiences unprecedented growth through its expansion into the enterprise. . We are pretty psyched about it, and we hope you are, too!
How a CRM+LMS Integration = Excellence in Extended Enterprise
AUGUST 18, 2016
The days of standalone extended enterprise management systems are nearing an end. Fewer companies integrate their LMS and CRM because there is very little research on the benefits of coupling the two systems. Extended enterprise organizations have the most to gain from a CRM+LMS integration, as it will streamline the data entry process and improve training tracking.
Does Your Company Drive Digital Transformation?
AUGUST 8, 2016
Companies that aren’t on the digital cutting edge — or at least moving toward it — shouldn’t expect employees to stick around too long, according to a July 2016 study by Sungard Availability Services. Some 51 percent of employees’ report they believe their ability to advance in their careers is better at digitally-led companies. France, Sweden and Ireland.
Oculus Rift Is Going To Be Awesome for Enterprise Training
APRIL 6, 2015
Expectations have been running high for consumerized virtual reality since Facebook purchased Oculus VR, the most futuristic-sounding company in the world, in March 2014. Though many consumers will buy Oculus Rift in order to pitch realistic Halo battles, everyday virtual reality will also be a quantum leap forward for enterprise training. It could be a self-guided tour.
Why Companies Should Spend More on Social Learning | Social.
MAY 4, 2011
Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Why Companies Should Spend More on Social Learning by Paul on May 5, 2011 in Informal Learning , blended learning , social learning Companies are spending next to nothing on social learning, and their frugality is going to come back to haunt them. Go take a peek. Blog this!
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. A new study from the Brandon Hall Group indicates a strong positive correlation between companies implementing a new learning technology and growth in their bottom line. Recognizing the the importance of the new online training platform trend , companies are shaking things up.
Accelerate Your Company’s Sales Strategy
JULY 28, 2016
Also, because human capital strategies are changing, roles across the company have to change as well. Customers across different industries are focused on their needs and wants; within large enterprises, for instance, businesses focus on the customer of their customer, and align business strategies and sales to better create value throughout for those sales processes.
3 Ways Learnist Can Revolutionize Enterprise Learning
APRIL 8, 2014
A couple years ago, I wrote a blog post about a fledgling social learning company called Learnist that was beginning to make waves in the learning industry. The company caught my eye because I’ve always been fascinated with the idea of leveraging social media to encourage effective learning within the workplace and Learnist seemed to… [Continue Reading.].
Enterprise Content Sucks & You’re Not Doing Anything to Change It
JUNE 29, 2016
It’s no surprise that enterprise applications that have been built with the end user in mind have made the strongest impact on our workday productivity. But what about enterprise content? However, one category that seems to lag in innovation is the creation and consumption of internal enterprise content. There are numerous applications that help companies build glamourous websites, blogs, and newsfeeds that render beautifully on both desktops and mobile devices targeted to their customers, but why is this not the case with internal content? Trends
Extended Enterprise Systems – Halloween Edition
OCTOBER 31, 2011
Truth be told, nowadays there are a lot of LMSs out there that are pitching themselves as an “extended enterprise” Perhaps they sell in the retail space or channel partners, but when you really drill down, what you see isn’t truly what you want to get. That is how I felt after looking at these extended enterprise systems. Thankfully, there are extended enterprise systems that are truly hitting the mark. I argue you can say the same thing to the extended enterprise market. It reminds me of those horror movies you go and see. Your heart pounds. .
Choosing the Best LMS for your Company
NOVEMBER 26, 2015
The best LMS platforms are like the best companies – very different from one another. Around 30% of companies are unhappy with their current LMS, which seems very high given how much it costs to implement one. This article will give you a step by step guide on how to choose the best LMS for your company. Goals to Set while Choosing the Best LMS? Vendor-bought or In-house?
Challenges and Solutions of creating e-Learning Solutions for an Enterprise-Wide Global Audience
JULY 29, 2015
Global e-learning programs can help companies drastically cut travel and employees’ training costs, as well as improve efficiency while retaining a uniform international company culture. If you want to discuss more about e-Learning solutions for an enterprise-wide global audience, please contact us via email@example.com or fill the following form. contact-form-7].
Why Custom Courseware is the Future of Enterprise Learning
NOVEMBER 28, 2016
Usually, managers struggle to reach a consensus on what makes their company different. You can use a custom courseware initiative to define what makes your company unique and why somebody would want to do business with you. This is just one of many examples that demonstrate why custom solutions will define the future of enterprise learning. Any time I meet with a senior management team, I always ask the same questions: “What separates you from your competition?” and “Why would I want to do business with you?” This is where it gets tricky. You get the idea.
Enterprise e-Learning: Serving Two Masters
DECEMBER 3, 2014
If you chose TalentLMS for your enterprise e-learning needs you made the right choice (if we may say so). General advice about running an e-learning service (some of which you can find in this very blog ) applies to enterprise users too. We are however dealing with different business needs (literally, in the sense that an enterprise deploys e-learning in order to grow its business).
Top 5 Reasons Why Your Enterprise Content Needs to Be on HTML5
AUGUST 10, 2016
The snowball effect continuous as enterprise companies move away from Flash. To further increase the mobile experience of users, enterprises need to re-evaluate the existing process of creating and distributing content. Enterprise search can mimic how Google scours the web and displays results from a variety of places. — Companies need to continue to leverage the power and flexibility of HTML5. Not only should applications be available in the cloud, but also pieces of enterprise content. Structured for mobile. They just open their browser!
5 Ways eLearning Is Changing the Relationship Between Technology Companies and Customers
JANUARY 25, 2017
ELearning is fundamentally changing the relationship between technology companies and their clients. There are a few reasons why customer eLearning is especially relevant to technology companies. Lastly, most technology companies sell globally, and therefore in-person training is logistically difficult and costly to deliver.
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. DOWNLOAD THE FREE REPORT.
5 tips for a successful enterprise management training program
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
If, rather, you want to begin your first enterprise Talent Development and eLearning program by training your managers, then this post is for you too. Why that is, and how should you proceed in order to create a successful enterprise management training program for your enterprise? Thus, don’t constrain your enterprise management training to the trivia of being a manager (e.g.
Multi Tenant LMS – When you need an ‘Extended Enterprise’ e-learning Platform!
DECEMBER 22, 2015
Heard the term ‘extended enterprise’ in context to a multi tenant LMS? Designating this la-di-da stuff apt for only the larger companies with lots of employees, you may have said to yourself, “Well… we’ll cross the bridge when we come to it”. It’s like a parent-child relationship, wherein the main company acts as the parent and the channel partners etc., are the children.
Enterprise Learners v Entrepreneurial Learners
OCTOBER 16, 2012
Well, as there is no longer a job for life, where a company gives you regular promotion, salary, and all the training you need to do your job, most organizations don’t really see the need to provide anything further than training people to do their basic duties. Hence “enterprise learners” simply follow the course that has been set for them. itashare.
We're Showcasing Samsung’s Extended Enterprise, Multi-Device Totara LMS
JUNE 11, 2015
As Totara LMS’ Top Totara Partner, we are delighted to announce we will present a visually impactful and progressive extended enterprise LMS solution we've built for Samsung, the world-leading electronics company, at Learning Technologies Summer Forum on June 16th 2015.
The Future Role of Learning & Development
APRIL 22, 2016
The summit is THE event for Education Technology companies, practitioners, and investors. The assumption being that there is the “My Company” way of doing something that differs from other companies. With the growing availability of excellent training from companies like Lynda (a LinkedIn Company) and PluralSight, to name just a couple, it no longer makes sense for companies to invest in internal programs to teach these skills. Instead, companies should consider enabling and empowering employees to leverage these outside resources to grow their skills.
How Companies Use Gamification To Motivate Their Employees
JANUARY 7, 2016
And not just in eLearning courses meant for the general public — gamification is big in business and corporate training too, while an increasing number of enterprises is implementing game based eLearning courses or adding a touch of gamification to their existing courses. How companies use gamification. And it works. Why gamification works. Enough about the theory. Points.
ATD TechKnowledge 2017 and Enterprise Learning that Works
JANUARY 17, 2017
They showed off enterprise learning that works, and everyone enjoys using. In time, it has transformed into an enterprise strength platform with powerful integrations with companies like Salesforce.com and many others. Litmos is supported by a billion dollar global company. The post ATD TechKnowledge 2017 and Enterprise Learning that Works appeared first on Litmos.
Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011
JANUARY 2, 2011
It is time once again to ponder the research, extrapolate on recent experience, and attempt to read the tea leaves so we can predict the future of enterprise mobile learning in 2011. I think case studies from enterprise organizations on the leading edge will abound by year’s end for successful mobile learning initiatives by thus providing the “I want to do what they did!” Mobile Apps Become Essential to Enterprise mLearning. mLearning Engagements Expand. If 2010 was the year of the pilot, then 2011 will be the year of the deployment. Device Diversity is the “New Normal”.
What every software company needs in a learning management system
MARCH 29, 2016
We understand what cloud-based software companies need from a learning management system – because we are a cloud-based software company! From the beginning, our relationship with a similar company, KeyedIn Solutions , was built on what we share – similar products, values, and a trajectory that has brought us both rapid international growth. The KeyedIn story.
Proof That Mobile Enterprise Video is Here to Stay
JULY 17, 2015
The development and advancement of mobile enterprise video is being driven by both users and video producers. In order for business executives to meet that demand, they must provide engaging content – and engaging enterprise video content today simply needs to be mobile. As Generation Y employees, or Millennials, enter the workforce, their expectations of a company’s mobile capabilities will push this trend ever further towards the norm. The trend of mobile enterprise video is here to stay and it is up to business managers to react accordingly.
Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2012
DECEMBER 30, 2011
Here on the last day of the year, I offer my predications for the big and shaping trends we’ll see in the enterprise mobile learning space for 2012. Whatever it is, this one is music to my ears after many years of toiling away to make mLearning a reality for the enterprise. Is enterprise mobile learning best delivered via native mobile apps or using mobile web apps? We also think hybrid apps that mix the best of native apps and mobile web apps will have a bigger impact on enterprise mobile learning thoroughout 2012 than just pure mobile web apps for that same market.
Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review
DECEMBER 28, 2011
It’s time once again to take stock of what happened in enterprise mobile learning and see if any of my 2011 predictions hit their intended targets. I think case studies from enterprise organizations on the leading edge will abound by year’s end for successful mobile learning initiatives by thus providing the “I want to do what they did!” a.k.a. How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions?
3 Key Points for a Successful Enterprise Software Training for End-Users
JULY 7, 2016
Recently, a new enterprise software was rolled out in his company. If James was in your company, would you not want him to work easily and confidently with the new software which is actually supposed to help him? We all know how companies and employees work at jet speed to deliver their best to the customers within deadlines. ” – Bill Gates. Please do share.