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 Augmented LMS: New Life for Talent Management Learning?

Talented Learning

When we started Talented Learning nearly four years ago, our mission was to help clients find and use learning management systems that effectively support extended enterprise education. What to include in an effective augmentation plan.

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

Saba acquired Halogen. Significant increase in sales effectiveness. Early adopters have introduced VR learning experiences effectively in a variety of scenarios: Training first responders in critical thinking skills for disasters. 10 Effective eCommerce Pays, Bigtime.

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Top Learning Systems Trends – A 2019 Extended Enterprise Market Guide

Talented Learning

Our trends lists reflect how learning systems buyers are actually driving innovation with their dollars! As 2019 begins, 762 vendors are on our learning systems radar – and new innovators are entering the fray all the time. Saba Software acquired Lumesse.

LMS – Enough already

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Consider where they should be best placed for most effective long term gain, and perhaps even closing the LMS to new materials… Michael Feldstein applies Clayton Christensen’s model of disruptive innovation to predict the future of the LMS market.

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Don’t Believe the Hype. Learning Management Systems Are Alive and Well

CLO Magazine

That’s why Salesforce still competes against Oracle and Microsoft — the CRM old guard — as well as Base — the innovative new guys in the CRM space. The LMS market has seen significant innovation over time. Joe Majors is vice president of global solutions for Saba Software.

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.

Opinion: The LMS Isn’t Dead … Yet

CLO Magazine

For example, read the battling viewpoints expressed on this site between Carol Leaman of Axonify and Joe Majors of Saba. Today there is an explosion of new and innovative tools entering the marketplace, each of which is trying to carve out a new role in the modern learning ecosystem. We can start to see which of these systems and methodologies are actually effective and drive a culture of continuous improvement. Mike Rustici, founder and CEO, Watershed.

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Get Ready for a Season of Learning Tech Success! Fall Webinar Series

Talented Learning

I’ll be co-hosting each of these live online sessions, along with experts from some of the learning technology industry’s most innovative companies. Digital innovation has given rise to highly affordable, accessible continuing education content from independent sources.

Free L&D webinars for September 2019

Limestone Learning

How innovative organizations are building skills and designing learning experiences, not just providing content. By becoming more innovative, productive and efficient employees through coaching. Innovative ways and ideas to meet your enablement, adoption, and business objectives.

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Extended Enterprise LMS Buyers Companion – 2019 Edition

Talented Learning

Inside the “Extended Enterprise LMS Buyers Companion” This free collection of LMS selection resources includes: PODCASTS – “Hot topic” interviews with business-minded learning practitioners and innovators on The Talented Learning Show.

Free L&D webinars for June 2019

Limestone Learning

Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 9AM – 10AM PT: How Learning and Development Can Enable Innovation Capabilities and Transformation Leaders and organizations today need new ways and skill sets to solve complex challenges and to seize opportunities faster.

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The World of Employee Training – Monthly Article Roundup

WalkMe Training Station

Tips such as keeping them updated and promoting creativity and innovation are some of the first steps! To help you make the decision, Business 2 Community has put together a list of some of the most versatile corporate learning management systems, such as Mindflash, Saba, and.

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2015 Talented Learning LMS Vendor Award Recipients

Talented Learning

Innovation was stagnant and most vendor effort was invested in stealing customers from one another. LMS innovation was stifled yet again and innumerable customers became lost in the bureaucracy of behemoth software companies. Saba Software. Joe Majors , Saba Software. .

A Conversation with Steven Just

Kapp Notes

He was previously the founder and CEO of Pedagogue Solutions which he sold to Saba and he is now working on an launching new venture called Intela. Each technological innovation has permitted us to do so much more to advance the state of the instructional art. So our goal in designing Intela was to create an easy to use platform that enables trainers to incorporate all of the following practices into their training processes: Spacing effect. Testing effect.

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

Talented Learning

Examples in this group include Cornerstone OnDemand , Docebo , Totara , PeopleFluent NetDimensions , Saba , SAP Litmos , Schoox , TalentLMS and UpsideLMS. These systems can effectively drive learning programs that target employees, customers, business partners or a combination of audiences.

Free L&D webinars for July 2019

Limestone Learning

Lisa has more than 25 years of progressive experience building effective people programs in high profile companies across industries, including Consumer Goods, Publishing, High-Tech, and Healthcare. You’ll learn about topics such as: Research behind how EI enhances coaching effectiveness.

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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. It applies rigorous statistical analysis to evaluating the learning and development services that companies provide and ranks the organizations based upon business impact as well as innovation and execution.

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The Social Collaboration Party – Should Learning Gatecrash ?

Learning Cafe

Toni’s boss is also excited as “the talk” will demonstrate that Learning is capable of innovation and should help with getting the promotion that he has been hoping for. Alex has worked in senior leadership positions in Jive, SumTotal, Talent2 and Saba.

2019 Talented Learning Awards: Corporate Extended Enterprise Systems

Talented Learning

In other words, NetExam helps channel organizations manage partners more effectively and tie partner education more directly to business operations. For example, innovative organizations like Lyft, Shopify and Turo rely on the Northpass platform to deliver extended enterprise education.

Profile of a learning architect: Tiina Paju-Pomfret

Clive on Learning

This was accomplished using Bupa’s Saba Centra virtual classroom platform. Bupa Live acts as a valuable repository for more informal learning resources, but direct links can easily be made to Bupa Learn, the Saba-based LMS.

Time for Change: MOOCs and Learning Technology

CLO Magazine

Companies such as Blackboard, CBT Systems — now Skillsoft — Saba and Docent were born. The explosion of MOOCs and new tools for education will have three big effects on corporate learning. Once we get comfortable with Udacity, Khan Academy and YouTube, it’s natural that we, and the vendors that serve us, will copy those innovative ideas. Massive open online courses are transforming learning technology.

With New Application and MediaCore Acquisition Workday Extends Cloud Offerings to Learning

Training Industry

Historically, Workday has worked with Cornerstone OnDemand and Saba to help its customers find learning solutions. It will also integrate existing Workday applications to measure effectiveness. MediaCore was one of Fast Company’s top 10 most innovative companies in digital video in 2013 and raised $4.5 Despite recently reporting a wider loss and a “lackluster revenue forecast,” last month, Workday, Inc.

Free L&D webinars for October 2018

Limestone Learning

Tim Hagen of Progress Coaching will provide innovative and unique strategies based on a proven methodology that has been around 20 years specifically helping managers become powerful and engage manager coaches. How do you cut through the clutter to determine what’s truly effective?

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

Early mobile-focused tool innovators like dominKnow and Rapid Intake (now part of Callidus) also benefited from their HTML5 first mover advantages and real world experience making their respective core offerings more flexible and powerful in the mobile realm.

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.

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

Xyleme

By doing this, George argues that vendors (LMS in particular), and the organizations they sell to, will begin to see their product no longer as simply an event-based tool for learning, but rather as a process-based tool for capacity planning and workplace effectiveness.

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.

Free L&D webinars for October 2017

Limestone Learning

Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 11AM – 12PM PT: Why Aren't B2B Sales Presentations Effective? And How to Fix Yours This session is geared specifically toward helping sales managers and sales professionals create more effective and more persuasive B2B sales presentations.

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.

Multi-Generational Learning in the Workplace

Janet Clarey

This was the first time I presented on this topic and the first time I led a session using Saba’s Centra platform. Innovations in eLearning Symposium 2006. Research Initiative for Teaching Effectiveness, University of Central Florida. Here are the slides from an online session I did yesterday on Multi-Generational Learning in the Workplace. Great questions, great crowd, no big tech issues. Cammy Bean took some notes and gratuitously posted them on her blog.

LMSs that kick ass: Mzinga

Janet Clarey

This is the seventh featured system in my Friday series highlighting LMSs that are doing innovative, kick-ass things with social media. It’s Friday yay! That means it’s time to feature another LMS that kicks ass! Mzinga is the result of a merger between KnowledgePlanet and Shared Insights at the end of 2007. My first encounter with them was when they were still known as KnowledgePlanet.

2017 Talented Learning LMS Awards: Best of the Best

Talented Learning

We make it our business to understand all the nooks, crannies and niches that define the LMS landscape, as well as the innovators who are challenging industry norms. Best Learning Tech Innovator. BEST LEARNING TECH INNOVATOR. Learning tech innovators bring new ideas to industry.

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