Benefits of the Cloud LMS – Is it the future of Learning Management Systems?

G-Cube

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.

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Why Companies Love Hosted Learning Management Systems

TOPYX LMS

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. All of the learning takes place online and the resulting data is stored in the cloud.”

10 Benefits of Moodle based Learning Management System (LMS)

Hurix Digital

Simply defined, a learning management system (LMS) is a software used to administer learning and training of various courses to one or more learners. An LMS allows learning at your own pace. Competency-based training and management. Content Management.

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The Top 2 Functions of a Learning Management System

TOPYX LMS

If someone were to ask you to list the two primary functions of a learning management system, would you be able to fulfill their request? There are few people who could list the key functions of a learning management system on the spot. More specifically, there are few people who know what a learning management system is and is designed to do. What is a Learning Management System?

What’s Wrong With Learning Management Systems?

Grovo

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.

Kick Starting 2011 With A Brandon Hall Research Webinar

Upside Learning

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’. For us this New Year has been more than just resolutions.

What If Your Learning Management System Isn’t Enough?

Axonify

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. It’s not what Learning Management Systems offer, it’s what they are.

GE and Craneware Win Brandon Hall Award

Growth Engineering

This time we partnered up with our amazing client, Craneware, and entered the Brandon Hall Excellence in Technology Awards. We learned that we had won a silver award in the (deep breath) Best Advance in Learning Management Technology for Small and Medium-Sized Businesses category!

What If Your Learning Management System Isn’t Enough?

Axonify

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. It’s not what Learning Management Systems offer, it’s what they are.

Small LMS Tweaks That Make a Big Difference to User Engagement and UX

TOPYX LMS

Over 50 percent of L&D professionals in a Brandon Hall study¹ claimed that poor UX was one of the most significant roadblocks to satisfaction with learning technology. That means user experience is negatively affecting both businesses and learner engagement.

The evolution of learning management systems

Aptara

The evolution of learning management systems. Learning management systems provide organizations with the platform and tools needed to fuel eLearning initiatives. An abundance of research has demonstrated a shift in the way people today learn.

The Business Case for Online Training

Association eLearning

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).

Knowledge Direct LMS Receives Top Honors

Association eLearning

Digitec wins the coveted Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning Technology Award for their best-in-class learning management system (LMS), Knowledge Direct. About Brandon Hall Group.

Learning Management Systems that kick ass: Generation21

Janet Clarey

I'll be highlighting one Learning Management System (LMS) every Friday. A: John Stearns- For Gen21, social media is simply another analogous function that clients may choose to use in their learning toolkit. The elements of social media in our LMS are those that related most directly to our mission to enable learning. I think users and sponsors are more comfortable with multiple modes of learning than ever before, and that the populations of both will grow.

Introducing UpsideLMS V5.0 – Best Value LMS With Stunning GUI

Upside Learning

is generating a lot of excitement at Upside Learning. Our stunning, best value Learning Management System , UpsideLMS v5.0, This enables a Super Admin to manage user licenses for multiple clients. The release of the new UpsideLMS version – 5.0,

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Learning Management Systems that kick ass: Cornerstone OnDemand

Janet Clarey

In this first post, part of the Friday series “LMSs that kick ass,&# I’ll be highlighting one Learning Management System (LMS). I met Charles Coy, Director, Product Marketing, at our 2008 Innovations in Learning Conference (Cornerstone OnDemand was a sponsor). I encourage you to engage Charles here to learn more. It is critical to note that Cornerstone is, first and foremost, a talent management company.

Top 13 LMS (and Learning Technology) Blogs

Upside Learning

I list below a list of top 13 blogs (in alphabetical order) that we follow for LMS (and learning technology): ALearning. Bersin & Associates – The Business of Talent. Bersin & Associates – Learning on the Leading Edge. Educause – Learning Technologies.

Create A Social Learning Culture With Origin Konnect

Origin Learning

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.

Top 5 Reasons You Will Leave your LMS – and How to Switch Successfully

Association eLearning

There was quite a bit of focus at the 2012 Learning Solutions Conference in Orlando on Learning Management Systems (LMS) and how dissatisfied many users are. Here are tips on managing a successful LMS switch.

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The Evolving Role of E-Learning in Corporate Training

Learnnovators

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? It helps us understand why e-learning is the most effective method to train employees.

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7 Reasons Why You Need To Adopt A Unified Learning System

Upside Learning

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.

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Modern Learning: Balancing Today's Challenges with Tomorrow's Opportunities

Litmos

In today’s business environment, challenges come fast and furious. Too often, the learning function finds itself continually putting out fires, rather than planning for the organization’s future. How continuous learning can futureproof the organiztion.

Future of Learning Technology – 2015

Upside Learning

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.

New Research Report: 2 Keys to a Successful Learning Strategy

Litmos

Do you struggle to align your learning strategy with the larger goals of your company? Do you feel like learning lives in a silo? Part of the problem might be that many companies struggle to create learning programs that can measurably affect stated business goals.

An LMS helps close the manufacturing skills gap

Ziiva

The cost to a business is significant as positions remain unfilled and recruiting time and expense continues to increase. A learning management system (LMS) can help human resource managers retain and develop the skilled workforce needed to succeed.

Is Your LMS Hard to Love?

Litmos

They looked at the data and found that learning management systems were the 3rd most hated enterprise software category. Now instructor-led training remains a strong part of blended learning solutions and will not be disappearing any time soon.

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Why eLearning Development Ratios Can be Hazardous to Your Career.

Dashe & Thomson

However, there they don’t include much discussion about the learning subject matter itself. Our off-shore competitor, whose development rate we later learned an thrifty-sounding $20/hour, came in with a surprising bid: $2 million.

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Can emotional intelligence be taught?

Litmos

At recent learning conferences and L&D industry articles, the term "emotional intelligence" has noticeably popped up quite a bit. In a business setting and as companies consider new ways to develop leaders, the emotional intelligence factor must be part of the strategy.

LMS and LCMS: What’s the Difference?

eFront

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 contrast, the focus of an LCMS is on learning content.

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Have You Gone Social With Your Learning – Broadcast

TOPYX LMS

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.

L&D Pros have a new BFF in AI-powered Learning Technology

Docebo

Imagine trying to track every activity each of your learners makes while interacting with your learning platform. Then imagine trying to analyze this data to uncover valuable insights and correlations between learning activities and job performance. Want to learn more?

Driving learning program adoption: Start with the right tool (part 1)

Litmos

Welcome to Part One of a three-part series on the value of driving the adoption of your learning program. We think that there are three keys to success in doing this: 1) the solution 2) the content 3) the learning ecosystem. Until then, keep learning.

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Why eLearning Development Ratios Can be Hazardous to Your Career

Dashe & Thomson

However, there they don’t include much discussion about the learning subject matter itself. Our off-shore competitor, whose development rate we later learned an thrifty-sounding $20/hour, came in with a surprising bid: $2 million.

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Why so many companies want to replace their online training platform

Docebo

New Brandon Hall Group data finds businesses are dissatisfied with learning environments. Nearly 88% of businesses state the change is needed to improve user experience (UX), and the second most common reason is an improved administrative experience, 74%.

Extended Enterprise Learning: What it can do for a Business Ecosystem?

ProProfs

With businesses investing time, money and resources to boost their corporate training initiatives, “extended enterprise learning” as a concept is assuming center stage and gaining prominence. Definition of Extended Enterprise Learning. Learning & Training