Perceptions and Factoids (LMS)

eLearning 24-7

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. Game based learning mobile style. I have a mobile app and I want to put a game on it. Not during the game, but afterwards.

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The NexGen LMS Grid

eLearning 24-7

Chrome extension called Saba Discovery is quite nice, a perfect compliment to content curation. Well, not sure about that here in the nexgen game, but these folks have some nice victories nevertheless. Game based learning, with actual games.

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Trending Sources

5 Ways to Use New Generation Learning Tools

CLO Magazine

Today, technology is changing the game again, but this time the driving force behind it is no longer the CFO working to cut costs. A survey released this week sponsored by Saba revealed that HR leaders in the U.S. Didi D’Errico is the vice president, brand advocacy for Saba.

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Attention LMSs – I’m mad as…

eLearning 24-7

I’m calling out Saba. That’s right, Saba and their wonderful salesperson HSwidget (name withheld). I contacted Saba and dealt with some really good salespeople. End result – no business for him or Saba.

Origin Learning Gets Shortlisted at the 2014 Learning In Practice Awards

Origin Learning

The sub-categories under the Providers Awards include Academic Partnerships, Blended Technology, Community Service, Content, E-Learning , Gaming and Simulations, Social Learning and Vendor Partnership. There’s no greater pleasure than to reap the fruits of your hard work.

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What is in store for the LMS Space: My Forecasts for 2016

eLearning 24-7

In the widget game, you as the learner has three widgets, me, I have six. In order for gamification to get back to the hot level, game based learning has to become part of the system. Whether that is via a gamification authoring tool (which exists) or through the ability to create game based learning (out there, but yuck for right now), game based learning is an important item in the learning environment.

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Insight – The Top 50 LMS 2017 Report

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Docebo, Axonify, Administrate, SumTotal, Cornerstone on Demand, Spoke by Unboxed Technology, Service Rocket, Saba, LearnUpon. For example, two vendors have added a game experience within their own system, beyond just gamification. I hate that, and I NEVER play that game. . It’s that time of the year, when research firms, industry firms, Fred your mailman and Judy the person who nags you each day you come into your office, announces their best of the best awards.

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. For the most part corporate training is event driven, centering around a course of one form or other (instructor-led, eLearning, blended, a game, etc.). The other day I had a chance to catch up with my friend Steven Just, he and I met years and years ago and have both worked in the learning industry for a while.

Top 10 LMS Forecasts for 2015

eLearning 24-7

4 Game Elements. While I do not expect any game courses in the form or level of Speed Racer (even his 70’s version), I do expect to see a boost in gaming elements in the LMS space for 2015. Specifically: Ability to build games or some “game version” within the LMS – either via a built-in authoring tool or as a standalone feature. Ability to add “games” to a current course, assessment, whatever. #5

Top 15 Learning Management Systems mid-year 2014

eLearning 24-7

8 Unicorn Training – SkillsServe is its name, the LMS that is and financial is its game. In the works and will enable you to build gaming courses (please note: it is still in build mode). Curious to know where SumTotal, Cornerstone, Saba and SuccessFactors ended up? I love to travel. I especially love it when I get the opportunity to present all over the world on a variety of e-learning topics.

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A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012

eLearning 24-7

Those who aren’t are either offering native apps with online/offline synch or performing the shell game via the mobile web browser and calling it mobile learning. I love the end of the year. It enables you to look back and see the triumphs, the disappointments, the good and the bad.

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Insight – The Top 50 LMS 2017 Report

eLearning 24-7

Docebo, Axonify, Administrate, SumTotal, Cornerstone on Demand, Spoke by Unboxed Technology, Service Rocket, Saba, LearnUpon. For example, two vendors have added a game experience within their own system, beyond just gamification. I hate that, and I NEVER play that game. . It’s that time of the year, when research firms, industry firms, Fred your mailman and Judy the person who nags you each day you come into your office, announces their best of the best awards.

ATD2015 Conference Post – Review

eLearning 24-7

No Cornerstone OnDemand at the show – that was really surprising, especially since they push Learning Cloud; No Saba, again they are really pushing folks to Saba Cloud, and have stated their commitment to Learning. Can create games – you heard me right, GAMES. They create cool looking games – ones you would want to play BUT. Well hello there! Back after a few grueling weeks first in Australia then in Orlando, speaking at ATD.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

In the Business of Learning , publishers clearly needed to think about how they might go after specialized tools and content that meet particular industry or audience needs games and simulations web 2.0 CubeDuel is Hot or Not for coworkers - basically making a game out of rating coworkers.

The Latest LMS Insight

eLearning 24-7

Part of the confusion is the usage of the term “traditional”, whereas I think that people who use that term are focusing on vendors such as Cornerstone or Saba, for example, and assuming that all vendors are like them. Think of it this way, what are you more likely to play, a game that looks cool or one that reminds you of something you played on a Commodore 64? This week, rather than focus on one specific topic, I went wild and hit upon a few. Responding to Consumers.

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The LMS Meets 2017: Top 15 Learning Tech Predictions

Talented Learning

Trying to proactively dislodge Cornerstone, SumTotal, Saba, SuccessFactors or Oracle as a business model is a fool’s errand. Hands down, our learning technology “predictions” list is our favorite post to develop each year. These aren’t Nostradamus-style prophecies.

Top 10 LMSs for 2013

eLearning 24-7

I’m not a lead gen for the vendors listed – rather the goal is to provide you with vendors that meet numerous criteria including UI, features, support/service, mobile, feedback from current and past clients and future game plans. A little late to the game for some features that others already had in play. Saba: See SumTotal. Hello from sunny Los Angeles. Back again to bring this first in a series of rankings for the top ten learning management systems for 2013.

The World of Employee Training – Monthly Article Roundup

WalkMe Training Station

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. This month’s roundup of employee training articles include some of the best articles that I have come ever come across.

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5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012

eLearning 24-7

These vendors, I believe will consist of: Vendors who offer an authoring tool or game sim and will develop additional product lines tied to Augmented Reality. Thus, your competition expands: Large size vendors such as Saba, Cornerstone On Demand, SumTotal, Taleo, SuccessFactors – recently acquired by SAP. Every year, I identify five trends that I am seeing in the industry as a whole, and forecast on where they will be heading throughout the year.

Learning Technologies UK 2015 Review

eLearning 24-7

In my top 50 LMS vendors for example, the list of vendors at the show were: SkillsServe, LearnUpon, Tessello-Brightwave, Saba, Growth Engineering, Docebo, Administrate, Digits-Glo, Cornerstone OnDemand, Cm-Group, Kallidus, Totara (biz partners of wow, a lot of them), Litmos, Net Dimensions, SumTotal, and G-Cube (who didn’t show up). I’m back. Well, back from being sick that is (hence the one week delay). And with that delay, came my delay of the LTUK15 review.

Reflections on the eLearning Expo in Lyon 20-21 November

eFront

The city also has serious stuff happening in the software industry with a particular focus on video games, and in recent years has fostered a growing local start-up sector.

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Wake UP CLO’s – Change Now

eLearning 24-7

Live and Die by the Big Dogs – Cornerstone, SumTotal, Saba and SuccessFactors. Maybe your game plan was all wrong.

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Review of #ASTD2014 International Conference and Expo

eLearning 24-7

Great to see Saba attend the event. Welcome back, Saba, we missed you – okay, some people missed you, okay a few.okay.a Cornerstone On Demand, SumTotal, Saba, Totara, Moodle, MindFlash, Net Dimensions, ANewSpring, Litmos, Upside Learning, Inquisiq R3, iSpring. Underwhelming number of e-learning tools vendors – especially in the video and gaming areas. This is equally true for gaming e-learning content.

Latest Trends in E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Saba People Cloud – a social enterprise platform. Game Based Learning – templates, mini games, etc. Twice a year I will be providing some trends that I am seeing in the e-learning market. Training. This one trend really is an irritation to me, because the term “training” is showing up rather than “learning”, which is the standard term as it relates to online learning (see it already?).

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

For the uninitiated, gamification as it relates to learning is the practice of applying game mechanics and dynamics – commonly things like points, badges and leader boards (and so much more) – to non-gaming activities or learning interactions to drive engagement and accelerate business outcomes.

Learning In Practice Award Winners Announced

CLO Magazine

Bronze Origin Learning Excellence in Community Service Award Gold Cornerstone OnDemand Silver Bellevue University Bronze University of Phoenix Excellence in Content Award Gold Enspire Studios Silver AchieveGlobal Bronze EBSCO Information Services Excellence in E-learning Award Gold Ivy Planning Group Silver Saba Software Bronze WeejeeLearning Excellence in Gaming and Simulations Award Gold Carney Inc. Excellence in Social Learning Award Gold Saba Software Silver Interactyx Ltd.

LMSs that kick ass: Mzinga

Janet Clarey

Fortunately, we’ve been at this game awhile and have some experience in change management—remember when LMS was a change and culture issue? It’s Friday yay! That means it’s time to feature another LMS that kicks ass! This is the seventh featured system in my Friday series highlighting LMSs that are doing innovative, kick-ass things with social media. Mzinga is the result of a merger between KnowledgePlanet and Shared Insights at the end of 2007.

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

That said, the degree with which some of our past predictions came to pass proved quite varied whereas some truths were validated akin to a “base hit” in the game of baseball whereas others were “doubles” or “triples” and even a “home run” and “strikeout” or two! A.K.A.

Learning In Practice Awards 2013

CLO Magazine

Silver: Saba Software Bronze: Weejee Learning. Excellence in Gaming And Simulations. So is gaming. Gold: Saba Software. Saba Cloud LMS usage has increased by more than 10 percent each month at Kaspersky Labs since it was implemented. The 10th annual Chief Learning Officer Learning In Practice Awards recognized learning leaders, vendors and organizations that have made a substantive and measurable change in business, vision, strategic alignment or leadership.

The LMS Debate rides again

Clark Quinn

Well, Saba called me out in an semi-anonymous (there’s a picture, but I don’t know who of, and there’s no name – in social media?) And to me, that’s not just a game of semantics, it’s a fundamental perspective shift that’s necessary and desirable. blog post on the LMS debate (a bit late to join the fray, no?). I was surprised they way they referred to me, but there you go(ng).

eLearning Topics

Tony Karrer

this would be down notable dropping topics: games, simulations, knowledge, interactive and blended Karyn Romeis commented: Hmm. Take a look at the companies: Saba (28) GeoLearning (17) SumTotal (22) Meridian (9) Cornerstone (19) You notice the counts are out of order (not descending). roi - old enterprise – future and old games – still popular This is definitely something that I'll be using as I go forward.

Why an Instructional Design Degree from Bloomsburg University ROCKS!

Kapp Notes

The latest version of Adobe PhotoShop and Flash, Lectora, Adobe Captivate, Plateau (LMS), Adobe Connect, and Saba's Centra to name a few. We also have a game course where they create interactive games for learning to solve the needs of a client (again the students interact with external clients and produce a solution to their problem).

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Adobe/Bersin Overview of the eLearning Industry

Learning Visions

This doesnt have to be a big investment Key Finding #2: The Rise in ASP Models ("externally hosted" or "software as a service" -- SAAS) taking desktop metaphor and putting into a browser trend towards companies giving other people the headaches of dealing with the backend solutions great for small organizations Saba, Learn.com, Adobe Connect, Articulate, etc. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.