Cornerstone-Saba Acquisition: What Does it Mean for LMS Customers?

Talented Learning

Cornerstone plans to acquire Saba for a hefty $1.395 billion. But here’s the rub: Although an acquisition may be good for companies and investors on both sides of the deal, it’s rarely a treat for customers of the acquired business. I wish both Saba and Cornerstone well.

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Cornerstone OnDemand 1Q 2019 Earnings

Bluewater Learning

Cornerstone OnDemand (CSOD) generated another good quarter as evidenced by their financial results released on May 7, 2019. Cornerstone grew revenue by over 5% and beat forecasted Earnings Per Share (EPS) by $.06 Growing content business is one of the focus areas for Cornerstone.

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Cornerstone OnDemand 3Q 2018 Earnings

Bluewater Learning

Cornerstone OnDemand (CSDO) released their 3Q 2018 quarterly financial results on November 7, 2018. Cornerstone ended the quarter with 1,892 employees (3.5% Full Cornerstone financial results press release > Acquisitions.

The Cornerstone Effect

eLearning 24-7

First off let me be clear, this post is not about the Cornerstone OnDemand LMS in the sense of whether it is a good or bad platform. Cornerstone is not to blame because they didn’t do anything wrong. It was those statements, which based on the Cornerstone platform, created assumptions that those folks had misinterpreted as being universal, when in reality, they were not. The Cornerstone Effect on Traditional. Cornerstone. The Cornerstone Effect. .

Trust--The Cornerstone of Collaboration

ID Reflections

The conversation started with his comment to my link/post on Collaboration in a complex business environment , which incidentally I had put up on Amplify. I believe communication is the basis, cornerstone of building trust.

What Did We Learn at Cornerstone Convergence 2019?

Bluewater Learning

Just wanted to give you an update on our adventures at Cornerstone Convergence 2019. The Cornerstone for Salesforce Connector. So, first thing on the list, Cornerstone has released their update to Cornerstone for Salesforce. Shark Bites - Cornerstone Edition

The Business of Learning

eLearning 24-7

Welcome to the Business of Learning. Already in 2020, we have seen Cornerstone acquire Saba, and a few other smaller buys (other vendors). . learning training Uncategorized businessPick a number. Any number. Better yet, let me toss you with some numbers. You have a dollar, I give you ten cents back. Now, you are thinking to yourself, “I’ve been ripped off, I only got ten cents for my dollar.”

Cornerstone OnDemand 4Q 2018 Earnings

Bluewater Learning

Cornerstone OnDemand (CSOD) had good financial results for both the 4th quarter and year-end 2018. As we have mentioned in previous financial blog posts, Cornerstone is still implementing a 5-point transformation plan to: Focus on revenue. Fin Tides - Cornerstone Edition

Rules of Engagement: Hiring an LMS Consultant

Bluewater Learning

Your business can’t be good at everything. Focus on outcomes – A good consultant will start with the business results that you need to achieve. I am working with a client that has had their current learning system for about 3 years.

6 Top Tips for Building a Company-Wide Content Plan

Bluewater Learning

Before you decide to purchase or create any specific pieces of content or spend a dime on a content library, take a step back and assess the needs of your business as a whole. Your content plan will have the best results when tied to the overall business drivers.

Are You Willing to Invest in Your Business?

LearnDash

When the internet came about it suddenly became a lot easier to start a business. Gone is the need to rent office space, hold inventory, hire a bunch of employees, and all the other traditional business “stuff” The barriers to entry are blown away. The truth is that the low barriers to entry often mean you will have more competition, and if you are going to stand out you will need to invest additional time and money into your business to get it off the ground.

Webinar: The Problem With Data

Bluewater Learning

Failure to capture data in time to keep up with the speed of business change. Let Cornerstone and Bluewater guide you through these “data traps” and empower you to impact change within your organization. Upcoming Events 2019 analytics Cornerstone OnDemand CSOD Data webinar

How to Create a Learning Culture in Start-Ups and Small Businesses

The Performance Improvement Blog

Adopt the following cornerstone behavior of a learning organization. In this post, Rich Sheridan, Founder, CEO and Chief Storyteller at Menlo Innovations and author of Joy, Inc. -

Learning Management Systems that kick ass: Cornerstone OnDemand

Janet Clarey

First up is Cornerstone OnDemand. I met Charles Coy, Director, Product Marketing, at our 2008 Innovations in Learning Conference (Cornerstone OnDemand was a sponsor). Clearly, Cornerstone OnDemand ‘gets it.’ ’ Via an email interview, I spoke with Charles about what Cornerstone OnDemand is working on and look forward to viewing a demo of their new release in December. Q: What social media tools is Cornerstone OnDemand incorporating into their LMS?

Your LMS User Experience: Three Things You Need To Know

Bluewater Learning

In a 2017 study done by Brandon Hall Group , 77% of LMS users from small businesses with 500 employees or fewer say they’re not satisfied with their current system, and poor user experience is cited as the biggest reason why. In our studies of the analytics learner home in Cornerstone, users were 30% more likely to consume training they found on the homepage than training they had to search for.

4 Types of eLearning Solutions to Boost Your Business

eLearning Company

For all types of businesses out there—large and small, startups and companies that have existed for generations, customer-facing and technology-based—one fact always remains unchanged: staff training and development is a cornerstone of the company’s success.

How to Track the Success of Your Organization’s Learning Initiatives

Speexx

From compliance to corporate language training, learning and development is a cornerstone of many organizations’ people strategy. All Speexx Blog Posts Business Training corporate training training success

Latest Takeaways from Craig Weiss

eLearning 24-7

It has been a wild week from the acquisition of Saba by Cornerstone to the ability to compare systems in detail on FindAnLMS, to the Coronavirus and the usage of Microsoft Teams as part of the L&D experience. With more and more corporate entities telling their employees not to come into the office and/or do not do any business related travel, I am calling on Learning Solutions and ATD to cancel their trade shows for 2020. Cornerstone Acquires Saba.

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How Businesses Can Fix the Employee Knowledge Gap

Designing Digitally

Without this shift, an enterprise cannot hope to bridge the employee knowledge gaps, which could have severe long-term repercussions for the business. Employee knowledge gaps are permeating the corporate world at a pace we don’t care for, and the chasm is only widening by the day.

Customer Engagement Metrics: What Marketers Can Teach Learning Pros

Talented Learning

This concept quickly gained traction and is now considered a cornerstone of customer-centered marketing and digital transformation. Business Implications. Without customers, you don’t have a business.

Bluewater Announces New Division, Bluewater Learning for Salesforce

Bluewater Learning

At Convergence 2019, Cornerstone released Cornerstone for Salesforce , a brand-new integration that takes Cornerstone and puts it in the heart of Salesforce.

Top 4 Health and Wellness Trends for 2019

KnowledgeCity

More and more business leaders are finding that the well-being of employees is the foundation of an organization’s overall performance. Consequently, wellness programs are evolving from being extra perks to being cornerstones to many organizations’ business strategy.

How Is Digital Transformation Shaping Customer Experience?

Talented Learning

Daniel is an author, speaker, blogger and educator who works with leading technology brands to help businesses around the world embrace the benefits of digital transformation. That’s how inextricably linked your business goals and customer experience need to be.

Podcast Episode 1: How Learning Systems Advisory Services Add Value – With John Llamas

Talented Learning

TOPIC SUMMARY: In this 30-minute session, we look at why and when businesses should rely on learning technology developers for strategic guidance. He is John Llamas, a Principal Consultant of Thought Leadership and Advisory Services at Cornerstone OnDemand.

Multiply Learning Successes with This Number-Backed, Modern Approach

Docebo

Change as the Cornerstone of Survival: 3 Stats Supporting Modern Learning to Survive in Business. “It Whatever your opinion on change, the remark is valid — as a business, survival is probably in your interest.

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Should You Use an Employee LMS for Extended Enterprise Learning in 2019?

Talented Learning

On the other hand, customers and business partners can’t be forced to engage in learning activities. Extended enterprise learning initiatives are usually owned by different business groups than the employee LMS and thus are funded and deployed at different times.

Extended Enterprise Compliance: Mapping the Ecosystem

Talented Learning

Insurance and Procurement Records – Proof of minimum and mandatory insurance coverage , as well as other hiring-related documents such as W-9 tax forms, business licenses and special certifications for veterans, minorities and other relevant affiliations.

On Tying Training to Employee Retention

Mindflash

Learning is a Cornerstone of Enrichment, and Retention. Uncategorized business goals corporate training e-learning employee retention employee training learning & development Online Training “Ponder this: Do your people have to leave to learn something new?”.

LinkedIn Launches Their Own LMS

LearnDash

The idea is to help cut the cost of content creation for businesses. Especially since they won’t be the only ones with custom & informal content libraries (Cornerstone, Skillsoft, and others have had this for years).

Webinars and Virtual Classes

CLO Magazine

The Knowledge and Innovation Network at Warwick Business School is hosting a webinar about working together virtually. Department of Health) has produced an online training module for business and healthcare workers. Cornerstone onDemand Inc.

Learning Management Platform for Your Training Need

G-Cube

These include small businesses which want to deliver workforce training effectively. Amongst the best LMS platforms, SumTotal learning management system, G-Cube LMS, Cornerstone are ideal for enterprises, while Blackboard and Canvas for the education sector.

48 Books Every Aspiring Chief Learning Officer Should Read

TalentLMS

Learning & business strategy books (4). Indeed, you’ll get valuable resources like principles of team-based learning design, as well as different models for building business simulations. You’ll learn how to: – Link game design to your business needs and learning objectives.

Effective talent management – rules across the globe

Your Training Edge

Achieving a company’s goals by effectively managing its human resources is a cornerstone of good talent management. Finding the right talent for a company is no easy task.

How to Improve the Performance Management Process with Design Thinking

Coreaxis

Performance management is one of the most important cornerstones of any organization and it’s sometimes also one of the most outdated. Business Performance Corporate Training Leadership and Development Talent Management design thinking design thinking for corporations design thinking in performance management performance management performance management best practices top performance management tips

5 of the Best Softwares for Online and Mobile Learning in 2020

Edume

Digitisation of learning empowers businesses to reach their workforces anytime, anywhere, through online learning. Ease of use: 4.9/5 on Capterra Customer support: 4.9/5 on Capterra Who it’s best for: EduMe is ideal for small-medium sized businesses and large enterprises alike.