UpsideLMS Sweeps 5 Brandon Hall Excellence In Technology Awards (2010)

Upside Learning

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.

LMSs that kick ass: Learn.com

Janet Clarey

The WebPad will give employees the ability to have their own web portal that is completely customizable, much like a Facebook or MySpace account. We have modified it and extended it based on practical application feedback from the clients and the desire to bring formal and informal learning together in one centralized learning portal. Learn.com was a sponsor of IiL08 and hosts a monthly webinar with Brandon Hall Research staff: Learning Technologies 101).

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LMSs that kick ass: ElementK’s KnowledgeHub

Janet Clarey

A: Sue Rodeman - I believe that in the next few years, one change to the LMS is that it will be more of a ‘behind the scenes’ engine and more completely integrated with an organization’s portal or internal application. Tags: Social Media LMS Brandon Hall kick-ass Probably just three years ago, if you said Element K I would have immediately thought about off-the-shelf courseware.

Upside Learning is Featured in Top 20 Learning Portal Companies List

Upside Learning

Released a couple of days back, this is the first year for the Top 20 Learning Portal Companies List, and it joins Training Industry’s current roster of top provider lists, designed to help assist buy?side This year has been truly remarkable for UpsideLMS.

LearnUpon – The best LMS in Australia

LearnUpon

A report by Brandon Hall on LMS satisfaction and spending trends found that almost 50% of the respondents are looking to change their existing learning management system (LMS). Multi-portals/Multi-Tenant. Multi-portals/Multi-Tenant. Multi-portals/Multi-Tenant.

PRESS RELEASE: Blatant Media Launches `The Learning Management Pain Clinic’

Absorb LMS

Blatant Media was named one of the Top 20 Learning Portal Companies in 2010 and 2011 by TrainingIndustry.com. Absorb LMS is an award-winning learning management system; having captured five Brandon Hall Excellence Awards since 2010.

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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. The ISTH and Digitec Partner on CME Portal - May 30, 2013.

eLearning Predictions 2015

Web Courseworks

The extended enterprise LMS—a platform designed to extend training beyond internal corporate employees to external third parties such as customers, suppliers and resellers—is an emerging category , according to the Brandon Hall Group.

A Conversation with Yury Uskov of iSpring

Kapp Notes

Our e-Learning tools were received very well, and have been honored with three Brandon Hall Gold Awards for Excellence in Technology in 2010, 2013, and 2016. Second, we have cloud-based services: iSpring Learn LMS and iSpring Cloud , a content sharing portal.

How to Connect Training to a Company’s Digital Culture

Learning Wire

Awarded the Brandon Hall prize, the CrossKnowledge Hub has the ability to simplify and accelerate any integration project, while respecting budgetary and timing constraints. The project’s challenge was to integrate the CrossKnowledge platform into PSA’s existing Sharepoint portal.

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

Upside Learning

Our best value LMS, UpsideLMS, is a winner of 8 Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning Technology Awards; 5 in 2010 and 3 in 2009 , making it the only system to be awarded with the most number of awards in 2 consecutive years. The release of the new UpsideLMS version – 5.0,

LMS – All You Ever Wanted To Know

Upside Learning

To name a few, Brandon Hall Group has bestowed on it, 5 Excellence in Learning Technology Awards in 2010 (the maximum number of awards to be received by any single LMS) and 3 in 2009 (again, the maximum number of awards to be received by any single LMS in that year).

How You Can Use Social Learning To Engage Your Learners

EI Design

73% of the surveyed companies expected to increase their focus on social learning and more than 60% wanted their employees to interact with learning resources on a daily basis (Brandon Hall Group). Case Study – Our Internal Social Learning Portal.

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

Learning Visions

Need to have feedback tools that are tightly connected to organization and employee performance (according to Brandon Hall). These are my live-blogged notes from a Learning Skills Group webinar, hosted by Donald Taylor. Forgive any typos or incoherencies.

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Should You Break Up With Your LMS?

CLO Magazine

Organizations’ intent to replace has risen from 33 percent of companies surveyed in 2011 to 47 percent in 2012, according to “The Race to Replace: Results From the 2012 LMS Trends Survey” from the Brandon Hall Group. Since each client company gets its own customized and branded learning portal, the company’s business success is directly tied to its LMS. Stacey Harris is vice president of research for Brandon Hall Group.

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

Association eLearning

TIP: Brandon-Hall and other organizations provide LMS research sites that can help you filter down the number of qualified vendors. The ISTH and Digitec Partner on CME Portal - May 30, 2013.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: New Product Announcement

Learning Visions

delivered on a portal for your iPhone. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Tuesday, December 23, 2008 New Product Announcement Just in time for the holidays: "socially-networked virtual game-based blended mobile cloudy-learning 4.0"

Create A Social Learning Culture With Origin Konnect

Origin Learning

This social learning platform serves as a single portal for learning, sharing and collaboration which can be accessed from any device- smartphone, PC or tablet. Origin Learning is a winner of multiple CLO and Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards for consecutive years.

How I spend my time as an analyst and researcher and how that’s changed in four years

Janet Clarey

Website and portal tech stuff (wiki, web copy, web pages, network, etc.). Manage social media – Brandon Hall groups, member community, calendars, Twitter accounts, news blog, live chat, alerts, etc. Share and Enjoy: Tags: Brandon Hall analyst work

LMSs that kick-ass: Latitude

Janet Clarey

Investing in LMS development to repurpose it into something it is not–a flexible web portal–might not be the most cost-effective either. Latitude’s approach to developing a learning portal that creates a peer-to-peer, individual-driven learning environment depends on current existing technology, such as the Ektron 400 content management system. In other words, the software application to create the ideal learning portal is the CMS and LMS.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

Richard Nantel, CEO, Brandon Hall Research. Tags: E-Learn Info HTML5 LCMS LMS SCORM Talent and Performance Management Trends Uncategorized e-learning e-learning vendors elearning learning portal mobile learning tablet tablets webinars ASTD clo mlearning talent management In the movie Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room , one of the opening shots shows the skyline of Houston from above.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

Richard Nantel, CEO, Brandon Hall Research. E-Learn Info e-learning e-learning vendors elearning HTML5 LCMS learning portal LMS mobile learning SCORM tablet tablets Talent and Performance Management Trends Uncategorized webinars ASTD clo mlearning talent managementIn the movie Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room , one of the opening shots shows the skyline of Houston from above.

LMSs that kick ass: Meridian KSI

Janet Clarey

A: Roy Haythorn - No guarantee it’ll happen in three years, but I’d like to see all LMSs tightly integrated with portals. That way, users can grab pieces of LMS functionality, such as ROI for learning, from their portal while the LMS simply operates in the background. Instead, the LMS will be launched by way of a portal, and users will interact with the LMS from other applications.

The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs

eFront

My e-learning blog-portal ( [link] ) is written in Hungarian mainly, but there are some posts in English, and I'll new English posts soon. News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/21/2010 The most updated and popular E-Learning Blogs After a long research, I have created a list of the most updated and popular e-learning blogs regarding e-learning.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Building Better Learning Games

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Thursday, April 09, 2009 Building Better Learning Games Interested in building casual games for your learners?

If We Had To Do It All Again

CLO Magazine

THREE PLACES TO LEARN TO BE A CLO By Brandon Hall. Findings are disseminated at meetings and webcasts, and via the Web portal Human Capital Exchange with participation from Harvard, McKinsey & Co. Brandon Hall is a veteran learning analyst and founder of Brandon Hall Group. Three working CLOs answer three questions about advice they would give their younger selves, and lessons they want to share with their peers working in the profession.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: My Job Description

Learning Visions

The focus here the last few months has been less on creating custom courses for clients and more on building Templates and Learning Portals (think LMS-lite). How does their Learning Portal need to work?

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Low Cost LMS - Help Needed

Tony Karrer

inexpensive ("learning management system" OR lms) 2007.2009 filetype:pdf ~inexpensive ("learning management system" OR lms) 2007.2009 filetype:ppt This netted some interesting material including the following list that is the list in the Brandon Hall report. I received an inquiry about the need for a low cost LMS solution and I've not had time to help this person with answers. I'm hoping folks can chime in with suggestions and resources. I'll try to aggregate them together.

LMS & LCMS Directory

eLearning 24-7

CMSs, learning portals geared only are not on the list. The article can be viewed in CLO magazine (link appears in the directory), July 2010, under the “Take Five&# column by Brandon Hall. Contains over 200 systems. To view the specific system, click on the system’s name and it will take you to the site or if possible, directly to the information on the system.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Kineo Product Knowledge E-Learning Webinar

Learning Visions

The free Kineo webinar will use real case studies to demonstrate: Effective designs for product knowledge e-learning How to use sales scenarios as part of the learning Prototyping effectively How to use xml files to update product e-learning in a matter of minutes How to use games and challenges to motivate learners How to design and deliver a product portal The one hour webinar will be held at 3pm UK time/10am Eastern on July 16th, 2009.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Reminder: Boston & Chicago Articulate/Moodle Seminars This Week

Learning Visions

The seminar will cover: Rapid e-learning design with Articulate Top tips for getting the best out of Articulate Rapid development processes Delivering engaging learning portals with Moodle To learn more and sign up, visit the Kineo website.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Free Articulate & Moodle Seminars in Boston and Chicago

Learning Visions

The seminar will cover: Rapid e-learning design with Articulate Top tips for getting the best out of Articulate Rapid development processes Delivering engaging learning portals with Moodle To learn more and sign up, visit the Kineo website.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: InVision Learning: Seeking an Instructional Designer

Learning Visions

Our company specializes in Custom Courses, Flash Templates, and Learning Portals. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Instructional Design Central

Learning Visions

Instructional Design Central (IDC) is an online portal dedicated towards providing professionals, researchers, and students with instructional design (or instructional technology) resources and community collaboration. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: InVision Learning: Seeking eLearning.NET Developer

Learning Visions

Our company specializes in Custom Courses, Flash Templates, and Learning Portals. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, November 07, 2007 InVision Learning: Seeking eLearning.NET Developer Were seeking a full-time.NET Developer to join our growing company here in Westborough, Massachusetts. Invision Learning is seeking a.Net Developer to create leading-edge interactive multimedia and web-based eLearning applications.

eLearning Conferences

Tony Karrer

link] conferences/ June 2-5, 2009 Portal 2009 Conference: Uses, Users, Usability. link] June 6, 2009 University of British Columbia e-Strategy Town Hall , Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Once again, Clayton Wright has been nice enough to compile an incredible list of conferences focused on use of technology in learning. Clayton publishes this as a Word document but does not publish it as a web page. He has generously allowed me to republish here.

eFront sites to check out

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 3/30/2010 eFront sites to check out Here are a few eFront sites you might check to get a few ideas about your own implementation.