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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LMSs that kick ass: Saba

Janet Clarey

The sixth LMS in the LMSs that kick ass Friday series is Saba. Saba’s primary market is corporate learning with just more than half of all implementations installed behind-the-firewall (largest implementation 2,000,000 learners). Saba is a major player among corporate LMSs -you can say it’s a benchmark system. Director, Product Strategy who is responsible for Saba’s Social Media strategy about their product “ Saba Social.&#.

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The Cornerstone Effect

eLearning 24-7

Nor is it about the company itself, rather it is about the effect the system has on the entire LMS industry. If there is one word that will create panic in the LMS industry it is this word, “traditional” Its effect is the same one you would get if you saw a mouse scurrying past you as you ate at your favorite restaurant. The Cornerstone Effect on Traditional. Again, the effect comes into play, loud and clear. Thus the effect is in play.

5 Ways Consumerization of Learning is Revolutionizing Corporate Learning

Learnlight

However, a library of curated content on digital marketing skills, delivering presentations or negotiation skills can more effectively provide personal and professional growth and ultimately drive productivity. 2 CLO, Scrap Learning and Manager Engagement, 3/2011 3 Source: Saba Software / WorkplaceTrends.com, Global Workforce Leadership Survey, 3/2015. Persona: HR Director Persona: L&D Manager

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Extended Enterprise LMS Buyers Companion – 2019 Edition

Talented Learning

What does effective customer training look like? Laura Pierce, Marketing Communications Director at Shurtape Technologies. Carrie Hancock, Director of Sales, PeopleFluent. Ross Coxon, Director of Learning Collaborative, Humentum.

Free L&D webinars for December 2019

Limestone Learning

Product Manager, Instructure, to discover how effective talent development comes to life by connecting career planning, enabling meaningful connections, facilitating continuous performance management, and bringing all your learning programs into one cohesive experience.

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Part 2: Not New, Just Revisited

CLO Magazine

“Learners and managers have been doing pull learning for a long time,” said Chris Tratar, senior director of product marketing at Saba, a learning software company. The workforce is now filled with individuals who are not only comfortable with technology, they expect mobile and social platforms to be readily available to help them learn how to do their jobs more effectively.

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Free L&D webinars for June 2019

Limestone Learning

Join David Wentworth, Principal Learning Analyst at Brandon Hall Group, and Jim Poisson, Senior Director of Product Management at SumTotal, as they examine ways HR can leverage L&D to boost talent acquisition, onboarding, skills and career development, and other areas.

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The Social Collaboration Party – Should Learning Gatecrash ?

Learning Cafe

Alex Grahovac - Director, Learning Products & Strategy ANZ at SuccessFactors. Alex has worked in senior leadership positions in Jive, SumTotal, Talent2 and Saba. Workshop – Building Effective Employee Social Networks. Thu, Sep 11, 2014 12-1 PM Sydney , Register.

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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How Authentic Is Your Leadership Development?

CLO Magazine

However, contemporary leaders who openly embrace conscious and authentic leadership styles such as Kevin Wilde, chief learning officer at General Mills, Jeff Weiner, CEO at LinkedIn, and Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer at Facebook, are re-envisioning effective principles developed by forerunners such as Bill George, formerly of Medtronic, and Daniel Goleman, father of the emotional intelligence theory.

Perceptions and Factoids (LMS)

eLearning 24-7

The Sales Director for the UK told a friend of mine that it is a video based system. While I do not know who WD will focus on in the market, my belief is that it will be SuccessFactors (an easy win), Cornerstone (mixed results), Oracle (victory!), SAP (if they can’t win this one, they shouldn’t be in the game), SumTotal Learn (mixed results – and how important – unknown) and to a very lesser degree Saba.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

This month's #LCBQ is the first with the Big Question Thought Leaders. It's been fun working with them and has definitely added a new spark. I'm hoping that others will join the effort.

Free L&D webinars for April 2018

Limestone Learning

Monday, April 2, 2018, 10AM – 11AM PT: Straight Talk: Communication and Connection Skills to Increase Influence (Free for ATD members) Learn effective communication techniques to improve your communication skills, and learn to connect effectively to leverage those communication skills.

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

Growth Engineering

What many people are unaware of is that I used to be a director of training, and a training manager reporting to COOs directly, for numerous years on the corporate side and in multiple verticals. For example, SABA was always a really big name, but they’re sort of starting to slip off.