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.

Numbers Don’t Lie: ROI of Corporate Training

LearnDash

Training programs can result in higher energy levels among employees, improved communication and problem solving skills, and decreased time spent for resolving issues. American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) and Saba.

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Challenge to Learn

You can buy a big system that does all (like Blackboard, Sumtotal, Saba, Cornerstone on demand, et cetera) or you can go for a bunch of specialized tools that will beat that big solution on every specialty. But keeping it simple can be at least as effective and much faster and cheaper.

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Want to be successful at e-Learning? Don’t make the mistakes experts make!

Challenge to Learn

You can buy a big system that does all (like Blackboard, Sumtotal, Saba, Cornerstone on demand, et cetera) or you can go for a bunch of specialized tools that will beat that big solution on every specialty. But keeping it simple can be at least as effective and much faster and cheaper.

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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. Great questions, great crowd, no big tech issues. Research Initiative for Teaching Effectiveness, University of Central Florida. Tags: multigenerational learning generational differences Brandon Hall Instructional Design generational issues Here are the slides from an online session I did yesterday on Multi-Generational Learning in the Workplace.

Extended Enterprise Compliance: Mapping the Ecosystem

Talented Learning

With so many stakeholders in the extended enterprise value chain, an effective technology infrastructure is vital. Strong compliance LMS solutions are available from NetDimensions , BlueDrop , Compli , Cornerstone , eLogic Learning , Gyrus , Risc , Saba and SumTotal.

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

CLO Magazine

In other words, it’s not a lack of innovation within the LMS market that’s the issue, as Leaman seems to suggest. Better yet, senior leaders now have visibility into the effectiveness of Hyatt’s learning investment. Joe Majors is vice president of global solutions for Saba Software.

LMS – Enough already

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Others are articulating the issues well. Why buy Saba when you can get what you need from Moodle? Rather, the issue is whether the LMS merits the fixation of the training community.

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#25 to #11 LMSs of 2012

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20 Saba Learning Suite. With its m-learning capability including on/off synch and rather solid UI, the product continues to be an effective solution. While the pricing is outrageous and the Saba as a whole seems better suited as a HCM, their learning suite is a better alternative than those who want Cornerstone OnDemand. A great example of someone who doesn’t do a lot of advertising, is under the radar, inexpensive but still provides enough to be effective.

Listen to Learners’ Needs, Not What They Say

CLO Magazine

But according to an August 2016 Saba Software survey of 1,800 HR managers, only 22 percent of employees feel their employers are “very effective” in providing easy access to learning. We are entering a time of uncertainty and upended mores. Perhaps it’s a time for hope.

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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. But these issues aren’t really the LMS vendors’ fault. 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. There’s a lot of talk about the fate of the LMS these days. Some argue it’s going the way of the dinosaur.

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18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

Saba acquired Halogen. Instead, these are precision tools, aimed at customers who are grappling with well-defined issues. Significant increase in sales effectiveness. 10 Effective eCommerce Pays, Bigtime.

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Limestone Learning

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Top Learning Systems Trends – A 2019 Extended Enterprise Market Guide

Talented Learning

Saba Software acquired Lumesse. Popular vendors in this space include Cornerstone OnDemand, CrossKnowlege , Degreed , EdCast , eLogic Learning , Media Defined/NetExam , OnPoint Digital , PeopleFluent , Saba , Skilljar and Totara. Welcome to our 5th annual trends post!

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. ” Organizations named to the 2014 Learning Elite will be featured in the June 2014 issue of Chief Learning Officer magazine. Dana Point, Calif.,

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5 Ways Consumerization of Learning is Revolutionizing Corporate Learning

Learnlight

While many believe that finding enough time to learn is the main issue, the real problem lies in the content itself. 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.

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Free L&D webinars for September 2019

Limestone Learning

New trends in learning and enablement that might help you prepare your people more effectively. What’s the lost opportunity by not delivering effective learning the first time? And it would be ideal for just-in-time learning, if only it could be effectively searched.

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Limestone Learning

Effective communication starts with an accurate perception—a perception of what the person meant by their words and actions. To use proven strategies to make your training be more effective and better transfer back on the job.

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Free L&D webinars for October 2018

Limestone Learning

Adaptable to both formal and informal learning needs, video can help instructors increase training quality, speed, and effectiveness — all while significantly lowering program costs. How do you cut through the clutter to determine what’s truly effective?

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.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

Part of this trend is less about the tablet being a better form factor than a smartphone but more about the tablet being a more practical and cost effective alternative to a standard issue laptop.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

A great diagram is in Information Overload Paradox : The post talks about the issue of overload: I can certainly consume more content than I could two decades ago, but no matter how much content is available, I can’t consume much more.

Answering your LMS Questions

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Q: Saba, SumTotal, Cornerstone, Taleo, SuccessFactors must be the best because a lot of people buy these systems. Market themselves effectively. Just because the LMS looks good on the main page, some will have issues when you are taking the courses. The same issue happens in the states. So, if you are based in the west coast (3 hr time difference) and you have issues, than unless you call them by 1 or 2 p.m.

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.

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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.

LMSs that kick ass: Mzinga

Janet Clarey

While authors could always share resources within Publisher, they now can communicate more effectively and share their expertise through social technologies such as developer blogs; a presence monitor that indicates not only who’s online, but what they’re working on; chat functionality, an authoring dashboard and individual project dashboards, and deep audit and report capabilities. Again, these issues require something different than formally delivered training.

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

In fact, each of the “Four Horsemen” who rule the enterprise – namely SumTotal , Saba , Plateau & Geolearning – gave it a go in some way although no one outside their immediate customers or PR agencies seemed to notice. A.K.A. How our January 2010 Predictions Played Out!