ASAE Annual Meeting 2016: Come see the new version of TopClass LMS!

WBT Systems

The next version of TopClass LMS will be launched to coincide with the ASAE Annual Meeting and Expo. We have also included some helpful and attractive user experience updates, to make getting started with TopClass even easier for learning administrators, and we can’t wait to show you!

WBT Systems’ TopClass maintains position as #1 LMS for Associations

WBT Systems

For the second consecutive year, WBT Systems’ TopClass LMS has been named the #1 Learning Management System for Associations in the Talented Learning LMS Vendor Awards. TopClass LMS had previously been named the Best Association LMS in 2015.

2018 eLearning AWARD for LMS presented to WBT Systems Ltd. and Miele & Cie. KG by eLearning Journal

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KG for the successful implementation of TopClass LMS and its integration into an enterprise-wide infrastructure worldwide. KG and has delivered a number of benefits across the business’ global operations. WBT provides TopClass, the flexible learning platform.

Collaborate, Discover, Explore Learning at ASAE Tech 2016

WBT Systems

WBT Systems will be exhibiting our award-winning TopClass Learning Management System and association learning solutions at Booth #615 during ASAE Tech 2016 , December 13-14. Enhance your education programs with social and collaborative learning features in the new TopClass 10 LMS.

Top Technology Strategy Tips for NiUG Discovery

WBT Systems

As we pack and ship our materials, arrange meetings with partners, clients and associations, and put the finishing touches on our TopClass demos, we started thinking about our top technology strategy tips for getting the most out of the conference.

Why the Growing Interest in CRM Solutions for Associations?

WBT Systems

Because of the increased AMS market share of these CRM solutions, the most recent TopClass LMS release includes a standard integration with Salesforce and Microsoft Dynamics. If you’re attending the ASAE Technology Conference next week, please stop by our booth (719) and we’ll give you a look at the latest release of TopClass LMS. Traditionally, a CRM manages customer relationships while an AMS manages an association’s business processes.

Challenges and Opportunities for Association Education Programs

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For a lighter read, this article in the Harvard Business Review notes that “ continuous personal development is fundamental to career growth [and] professional satisfaction.”

Association Learning Blogs: Most Popular of 2016

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In this guest post, John Leh, CEO and Lead Analyst at Talented Learning, advises that to choose wisely, the best defense is to define your association’s requirements specifically on a business, technical, functional and professional service level.

How to Make the Most of ASAE Annual Expo 2016

WBT Systems

There will be over 400 companies offering technology solutions and a multitude of other business and hospitality services to associations.

Podcast 22: Launching a Learning Portal – With DirectEmployers Association

Talented Learning

We know it can be difficult for busy professionals to find large chunks of time. JEN: TopClass LMS is the learning management system we chose for DE Academy. WBT Systems makes TopClass, and they’ve been wonderful. TopClass has that capability.

Unlock Your eLearning Differentiator & Iconic Advantage

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For example, do your eLearning programs: Fit into and enhance a busy professional’s lifestyle? Result in salary increases, better jobs, new business ventures, and new products/services? In TopClass, you can use the news widget on the dashboard to highlight and share curated articles on trending topics. Mike will demonstrate our secure, off-the-shelf, two-way integration bridge between TopClass LMS and iMIS.

Improve Student Success with an Online Learning Community

WBT Systems

Do you ever think about your association’s online learners and how they manage to fit your courses into their busy lives? The associations using our TopClass LMS can offer their online students the benefits of a learning community thanks to our integration with the Higher Logic online community platform.

The Importance of an LMS Roadmap When Selecting a Learning Platform

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She talks to clients regularly about their LMS implementation and different aspects of TopClass. Learning business models, products, and delivery formats are also changing. Everyone— colleges and universities , for-profits, and MOOCs—is getting into the lifelong learning business. Is your LMS provider stuck in a rut? Are you using a 20th century system in the 21st century? If your LMS isn’t moving forward with you, it might mean it’s going downhill.

Creating Connections: From Association Education to Employment

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Lanke points out that many companies are highly focused on running their businesses and may not be aware of education programs offered by academic institutions or by associations for their industry.

Make it Easy for Members to Love your Association LMS!

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Providing one resource for members to find relevant training, and then access the details of, register for, make payment for, and record completion of all their training, makes busy members’ lives easier.

LMS Vendor Relationships: Food for Thought

WBT Systems

Experienced LMS vendors can help you to fully explore and define your requirements , possibly helping you to consider often overlooked areas such as implementation or on-going support, in addition to the technical and business requirements you have already defined.

Association eLearning vs Free Online Courses

WBT Systems

This Business Insider article titled Here’s the Only Time When Online Courses Will Help Your Career asks “ is it worth your time investment ?

Top 20 Learning Management Systems 2013-14

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Open Elms – The first free open source LMS, geared specifically for business. This is for the “Enterprise” edition and not “Maestro” #19 WBT Systems TopClass 9.4 – The first LMS to include the functionality of “Big Data” Responsive UI for mobile and offers dedicated single cloud for multi-tenant clients. The key is to finding the right business partner associated with Totara.

Podcast 14: Managing Nonprofit Member Education at The Land Trust Alliance

Talented Learning

In addition, we just moved from a home-built LMS to WBT TopClass LMS. How to determine which trends align with your business priorities. WELCOME TO EPISODE 14 OF THE TALENTED LEARNING SHOW!

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LMS Satisfaction Features and Barriers

Tony Karrer

TopClass e-Learning Suite WBT Systems 2 8.25 Update, Nov.

Is your Association a Learning Organization?

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If you would like to learn more about how technology can help your association to innovate, maintain competitiveness and become a learning organization, request a demo of TopClass Learning Management System. . Is your association a learning organization?

How to Create a Really Good LMS RFP

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Business objectives : What are the goals for your online education programs? User stories : User stories illustrate requirements and the business reasons behind them. Vendor information : Business structure and history, financial viability. Business and product differentiation. You can use the link below to submit an RFP, or if you need to do some more research, ask us for a demo of TopClass LMS or chat to one of our experts about your LMS requirements.

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How To Design a Digital Badge Strategy

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This article shows you how to design a Digital Badge Strategy to justify the existence of your badges, from the perspective of your business goals, your online learning strategy, and the perspectives of the users who will value earning each badge.

Associations Have the Advantage in the Digital Badges Market

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Why the digital badges business is booming. A report from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business said generations Y and Z are increasingly open to online education and digital certifications. Digital badge programs provide education in a modular format that appeals to busy professionals of all ages and career stages. And, you have the technology in place to offer digital credentials, if you have a learning management system like TopClass.

10 Unconventional Ways to Get More Value from Your Association’s LMS

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Associate or affiliate members—those who provide products and services to your association’s industry or profession—join your association to have a better chance of doing business with other members. However, many of them don’t know the best way to go about developing relationships (and business) with their fellow members. Some think they know how—they’re the ones spouting off their pitch and pushing business cards on any unfortunate souls within reach.

Help Members Overcome Obstacles to Learning

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Break courses up into short pieces of content—videos, audios, readings—so learning becomes doable by fitting into their busy lives. If you’re a TopClass LMS user, you know this isn’t an issue. Did you encounter any obstacles getting here? Probably not. Or, you didn’t notice because you’re a learner. You made your way here because you wanted to read something that will help you do your job, in this case, increase attendance for your online learning programs.