UL Acquires EduNeering from Kaplan

Kapp Notes

It looks like EduNeering, the leader in compliance-based learning has been acquired by UL, a global independent safety science company offering expertise across five key strategic businesses: Product Safety, Environment, Life & Health, Knowledge Services and Verification Services. ComplianceWire®, EduNeering’s learning management technology, has been used by the FDA to train and certify more than 35,000 federal, state, local and global investigators.

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ProtoMedia/Kaplan EduNeering Big Virtual World Announcement

Kapp Notes

Million in Series B Financing Led by Kaplan Ventures. Kaplan EduNeering concurrently forms strategic reseller partnership with ProtonMedia. million Series B venture financing led by Kaplan Ventures. ProtonMedia will use the funds to extend its leadership position within life sciences by further integrating its ProtoSphere virtual collaboration environment with ComplianceWire®, Kaplan EduNeering’s validated cloud-based learning management system.

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UL Acquires EduNeering from Kaplan

Kapp Notes

It looks like EduNeering, the leader in compliance-based learning has been acquired by UL, a global independent safety science company offering expertise across five key strategic businesses: Product Safety, Environment, Life & Health, Knowledge Services and Verification Services. ComplianceWire®, EduNeering’s learning management technology, has been used by the FDA to train and certify more than 35,000 federal, state, local and global investigators.

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Study Abroad, Employers Love It

CLO Magazine

Despite the need for an international perspective in today’s global economy, few college and university students take advantage of opportunities to study overseas prior to graduation. A March research study commissioned by Kaplan Inc. The study was meant to bring a better understanding of how “universities, companies and students themselves can better prepare for the global workplace,” Kaplan CEO Andrew Rosen said in a September press release.

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Adapt Leadership Styles to Solve Ambiguous Problems

CLO Magazine

Ian Stewart is head of leadership and organizational practice at Kaplan Professional Education. Homepage Top Story - Right Column Leadership Development adaptive leadership ambiguity global leadership leadership leadership developmentTags: adaptive leadership , ambiguity , global leadership , leadership , leadership development.

Case Study of Magoosh: How to make a dent in a competitive market?

Pinlearn

Between 2014 and 2019, the global test prep market grew at a CAGR of 7%. With an aim to develop test-takers’ skills and aptitude through practice tests and exposure to similar test environments, such ventures have become extremely desirable among the global populace of test aspirants.

JD Dillon – Axonify Principle

Learningtogo

JD Dillon has spent 15 years designing and implementing learning and performance strategies for respected global organizations, including The Walt Disney Company, Kaplan, Brambles, and AMC Theatres. Listen to Podcast: [link]. With his practical approach and unique ability to integrate science, technology, storytelling, and pure common sense, JD delivers modern solutions that enable employees, improve organizational performance, and drive business results.

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User generated content; The next trend!

Challenge to Learn

There is a growing need for regional training in local languages within distributed global enterprises that central teams struggle to support. AkzoNobel, a leading global manufacturer of decorative paints. Nielsen, a global consumer research and insight company with over 140,000 employees in more than 130 countries worldwide, started a pilot for user-generated eLearning content in Q4 2015. The world of training and development in the enterprise continues to change rapidly.

Exciting 3D Event to Discuss Virtual Clinical Trials

Kapp Notes

As Life Sciences organizations look to reduce the costs of global clinical trials, innovations in technology, delivery and partnership models are taking shape to “virtualize” important components of the clinical trial process. Lisa Clune - CEO – Kaplan Eduneering. Innovations in Clinical Research Workshop. Join an esteemed panel of industry experts and technology innovators to discuss the current and future state of the Virtual Clinical Trial.

CLOs, Forget Executive Education: You Need to Invest in the Frontline

Inkling

Dr. Sydney Savion, global learning officer at Dell, said getting frontline employees to care about the business is essential to any development program. Work-life] balance is one of the key themes that comes back to us through our team member global surveys,” said Kippen. ” “There are so many areas [where] these upscaling programs provide benefits, but the challenge is finding one to three metrics … instead of measuring everything at once,” Kaplan said.

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Cutting through the noise to make a real business impact

Elucidat

Hear how Dan Mitchell, Global Learning Leader at Marsh, has built an L&D team that can meet rapidly changing business needs. From transformative technology to global pandemics, lots of factors impact your organization. Business needs aren’t static.

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“Experience the Difference” at SCCE’s 17th Annual Compliance & Ethics Institute, October 21-24, 2018, Las Vegas

Interactive Services

Can Compliance Save Sports , presented by Ty Francis MBE, Chief Global Business Development Officer at The ICSS. Sexual Harassment and the Role of the Compliance Program, presented by Jenny O’Brien, Chief Compliance Officer, UnitedHealthcare (moderator); Rebecca Walker, Partner, Kaplan & Walker LLP; and Paul Fiorelli, Professor of Legal Studies and Director, Cintas Institute for Business Ethics, Xavier University. Minneapolis, Minn.

Growing From Knowledge-Based to Performance-Driven Learning

mLevel

For example, we’ve helped global organizations reduce their turn-around time on learning requests from the business by 75% or more (while simultaneously increasing the performance impact of the learning). Throughout his 25-year career with industry-leading organizations like Skillsoft, NETg, AchieveGlobal and Kaplan, Bryan has dedicated himself to helping organizations develop high performing employees through innovative learning solutions.

Leading In a Technological Disruptive Market

Your Training Edge

Pete Blackshaw, the Global Head of Innovation and Digital Services at Nestle, developed videos in 2017 using different consumer tools such as Snap glasses and iMovie, which provided him firsthand valuable insights into the ways consumers experience the digital tools. · Being a Catalyst. 5] Kaplan, S. While we all are appreciating and embracing disruptive technologies and innovations, it is still unclear whether we are able to convert our mindset into this repeatable process.

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Information, Press Releases and Industry Happenings

Kapp Notes

Compliance Training Space Kaplan EduNeering , a provider of compliance and knowledge management solutions, and the Drug Information Association (DIA) , a global professional member association, announced a new strategic alliance to create online educational offerings for biotechnology, pharmaceutical, academic, and regulatory professionals around the world.

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Top tips from industry experts to maximize learning success in 2020

Elucidat

So what can we learn from global leaders delivering transformational learning at scale, and what does this mean for digital learning success in 2020? Daniel Hunter, Global Training Manager, 350. Taylor’s Global Sentiment Survey results, cementing its place as a hot topic in L&D.

Top L&D books for ambitious learning leaders in 2020

Elucidat

Recommended by Gemma Critchley and Paul O’Hara, Global Learning Team, Aviva – Episode 7. What are the best Learning and Development books to keep you a step ahead in your career?

Virtual Classrooms: The Ultimate Guide to Setting Up Your Online Course

Pinlearn

A GMI Research study asserts that the global virtual classroom market will drive revenue of $9515.2 Say, you can become an MCAT SME with Kaplan or Magoosh. .

Degreed Announces $42M Series C Financing

Degreed

in a Seed Round from top investors in the world of business, venture capital, and edtech, including Deborah Quazzo, Mark Cuban, Mike Levinthal, Chris Eyre, Larry Rosenberger, Kaplan, and Walt Winshall. Today is a milestone for us as we announce $42M Series C financing , along with new executive roles for David Blake and Chris McCarthy. First, though, a huge thank you.

Learning and Development in the Remote Workplace

CLO Magazine

Market globalization alongside continued advancements in communication technologies are driving this paradigm shift in workforce assembly. Matt Flynn is executive director for instructional strategies at Kaplan U.S.

Curated Insights: Why knowledge sharing at work is a good thing

Axonify

However, as organizations continue to go global and roles become more and more complex, this dated approach just doesn’t work anymore. I applied a very similar (and successful) approach to enterprise knowledge sharing while with Kaplan. Knowledge sharing has always been an important part of the workplace. Historically, organizations have relied heavily on tenured employees and legally required documentation to help people do their jobs.

Benefits of Stackable Credentials for Community and Technical Colleges

Hurix Digital

Take the instance of Purdue University acquiring the “long-time leader in adult education,” Kaplan University to create Purdue University Global. .

Curated Insights: Why knowledge sharing at work is a good thing

Axonify

However, as organizations continue to go global and roles become more and more complex, this dated approach just doesn’t work anymore. I applied a very similar (and successful) approach to enterprise knowledge sharing while with Kaplan. Knowledge sharing has always been an important part of the workplace. Historically, organizations have relied heavily on tenured employees and legally required documentation to help people do their jobs.

A Conversation with Bryan Austin of mLevel

mLevel

Bryan has had a distinguished career in corporate Learning & Development, including leadership roles with Skillsoft, Kaplan, AchieveGlobal and NETg. One of our global education companies drastically reduced their exposure to fines from the federal government after using mLevel to provide training. As an added bonus to the program, they also increased upsells by 7.9%, demonstrating the value of game-based learning to this global outsourced audience.

A Conversation with Bryan Austin of mLevel

Kapp Notes

Bryan has had a distinguished career in corporate Learning & Development, including leadership roles with Skillsoft, Kaplan, AchieveGlobal and NETg. One of our global education companies drastically reduced their exposure to fines from the federal government after using mLevel to provide training. As an added bonus to the program, they also increased upsells by 7.9%, demonstrating the value of game-based learning to this global outsourced audience.

The Wolf of Warfare

CLO Magazine

They are also moving the needle on career enablement through a partnership with Purdue Global University. At the time, ManTech was in conversation with a new university alliance partner called Kaplan Education, which has since become Purdue Global University.

Learning and Development in the Remote Workplace

CLO Magazine

Market globalization alongside continued advancements in communication technologies are driving this paradigm shift in workforce assembly. According to a January study from Global Workplace Analytics, approximately 20-25 percent of the workforce teleworks at some frequency, and 80-90 percent of the U.S. Matt Flynn is executive director for instructional strategies at Kaplan U.S. Modern organizations are embracing some level of transition to remote staffing.

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

Purdue acquired Kaplan University. Preparing high-potential leaders for fluid, high-stakes global decisions. Many large and global organization remain stuck with their established LMS of record. Welcome to our 4th annual LMS and learning systems “Trends” post! What is a trend, anyway? And how much do trends matter?

Presidential Thoughts on Innovation and Technology

Kapp Notes

He goes on to write that "America's ability to compete in the global market is dependent on the availability of a skilled workforce. CRADAs can be a good thing, I've seen them work with Kaplan-EduNeering. Gordon Synder of Gordon's Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) Blog has a great post titled Obama on Technology and Innovation where Gordon summarizes Obama's policy. I have reproduced some of it here but check out the entire post.

Top Chief Learning Officer Conferences of 2019

Continu

John, Human Capital Media; Jon Kaplan, Discover Financial Services, Mike Prokopeak, Chief Learning Officer Magazine; Nicole Hajdrowski, US Foods, and Skip Marshall, DXC Technologies. Yates, Learning Technology Manager, McDonalds; Rupalli Thacker, Global Learning Products and Programs Leader, Amazon; Jeanne Tari, Global Head of Education Programs, Facebook, and many more.

Learning In Practice Awards 2012

CLO Magazine

Global Learning Division 1. Global Learning Division 2. The new global education services department saved the company $90,000 in its first year by centralizing the training function. Kaplan uses Carnegie Speech to assess and train English learners' speaking skills.

PARC turns 40, Churchill Club turns 25

Jay Cross

Ron Kaplan, a 25-year PARC veteran who’s now the principal researcher for Bing, pitched in some commentary about the commercialism of research innovation. They invented networks but it sounds like they don’t tap into global intelligence. In late afternoon, a bunch of us piled into a friend’s van and trekked to Palo Alto for a meeting convened by the Churchill Club to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the founding of Xerox PARC.

A Post-Competency World

CLO Magazine

The relentless pace of technological change, increasingly fierce global competition and flatter organizational structures demand nimble, fleet-footed managers who can adapt on the fly to changing conditions. Darren Overfield is a senior consultant for Kaplan DeVries. Assessing flexibility can create more versatile leaders. Versatile leaders have employees with higher job satisfaction, commitment and engagement.

When the Boss Needs People Skills

CLO Magazine

A chapter by Joyce and Robert Hogan, founders of Hogan Assessment Systems, where the author works, and Rob Kaiser of Kaplan DeVries, published in the APA Handbook of Industrial and Organizational Psychology illustrated that at least 50 percent and as many as 75 percent of managers will fail. ’s 2013 State of the Global Workplace survey, nationwide, only 30 percent of U.S.

Top Learning Systems Trends – A 2019 Extended Enterprise Market Guide

Talented Learning

Kaplan acquired i-Human Patients. Welcome to our 5th annual trends post! When you look at the list below you might wonder why we’re not calling this our 2019 Book of Learning Systems Trends. Well, a lot is happening in extended enterprise learning and we want to touch on all the high points. In fact, this guide is like the learning systems landscape, itself – deep, broad and multi-faceted.