Saba to Acquire Halogen Software in 2017’s First Big HR Technology Deal

CLO Magazine

While consolidation in the HR technology space isn’t much of a surprise anymore, Saba Software’s announced acquisition of Ottawa, Canada-based Halogen Software was a bit unexpected. Saba’s expertise lies in the L&D space, while Halogen’s software focuses on performance management.

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The World of Employee Training – Monthly Article Roundup

WalkMe Training Station

This month’s roundup of employee training articles include some of the best articles that I have come ever come across. This article, from Business 2 Community, understands the importance of productivity and how happy employees lead to higher productivity.

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5 Ways to Use New Generation Learning Tools

CLO Magazine

A survey released this week sponsored by Saba revealed that HR leaders in the U.S. In the study, 83 percent of HR executives say a modern company cannot compete effectively without its workforce using talent management tools, and development is a key tool.

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Research Shows Companies Should Encourage Social Learning

TOPYX LMS

In the article What Is Informal Learning? , Here are 3 examples mentioned in the article Where Did the 80 Percent Come From? The primary reason for this is that social learning avenues (conversations, articles, blogs, social media, email, etc.)

Trends in Learning - No LMS Left Behind [LSG Webinar Notes]

Learning Visions

TRENDS IN LEARNING - No LMS Left Behind Nag Chandrashekar, VP Products Learning Mobile and Assessment, Saba 1. For this to be effective, you have to have usage in your system. These are my live-blogged notes from a Learning Skills Group webinar, hosted by Donald Taylor.

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Don’t Believe the Hype. Learning Management Systems Are Alive and Well

CLO Magazine

Recently, Carol Leaman wrote an article for this publication in which she proposed that learning management systems are so five years ago. She posited in her article that all an LMS does is convert instructor-led training to web-based training.

Discussion with Lucid Meetings

Kapp Notes

Plus there is a nice surprise for anyone who reads to the end of the article:). We offer a solution for working teams to help improve the quality and effectiveness of their meetings.

Free L&D webinars for June 2019

Limestone Learning

Friday, June 7, 2019, 11AM – 12PM PT : Design Thinking: From Theory to Application (Part 1: Theory) (Free for ATD members) You've probably heard about design thinking—maybe you've read an article or watched an online video. Share her seven steps for creating an effective learning video.

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Chief Learning Officer Unveils This Year's Top Companies for Workforce Development

CLO Magazine

Widely recognized as the industry’s most meaningful and comprehensive standard for effective L&D practices, the LearningElite is the only peer-reviewed benchmarking program developed in collaboration with chief learning officers and senior workforce development practitioners. The following organizations were honored at the LearningElite Gala, sponsored by Saba, getAbstract and Procter & Gamble: LearningElite Winner’s Circle. Dana Point, Calif.,

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Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

Xyleme

While there are countless articles about the future of the LMS, it was arguably George’s blog post titled Future of learning: LMS or SNS ? You’ll see with the exception of Saba, there are no learning vendors on this list. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

Top 50 LMS Mid Rankings Report – What you need to know

eLearning 24-7

Many people tend to see clients/users as a cause and effect relationship – i.e. the vendor has a lot of clients/users and this says they have an excellent system. Next week’s blog covers my keynote presentation from Italy entitled Education 3.0 - You’ll get the presentation, and the blog article will cover what I believe is missing from higher ed today that is impacting and more importantly, hurting their students from learning.

LMSs that kick ass: ElementK’s KnowledgeHub

Janet Clarey

An effective use of a Blog would be having the Product Manager author a series of articles around that new product. Probably just three years ago, if you said Element K I would have immediately thought about off-the-shelf courseware. However, Element K has made substantial, progressive improvements to their LMS, most recently by building custom integrations between Jive Clearspace and KnowledgeHub, Element K’s LMS. They announced this in October, 2008.

Wake UP CLO’s – Change Now

eLearning 24-7

Traditional learning is still very effective. Live and Die by the Big Dogs – Cornerstone, SumTotal, Saba and SuccessFactors. You attended a show or maybe read a couple of articles.

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GE TV: Craig Weiss on the Future of the LMS and Authoring Tools Markets

Growth Engineering

For example, SABA was always a really big name, but they’re sort of starting to slip off. So in order for it to be effective, it has to give the administrator the right, because a completed course defeats the purpose of workplace training. Welcome to a brand new episode of GE TV !

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

In fact, each of the “Four Horsemen” who rule the enterprise – namely SumTotal , Saba , Plateau & Geolearning – gave it a go in some way although no one outside their immediate customers or PR agencies seemed to notice. A.K.A. How our January 2010 Predictions Played Out!