Learning System Buyer’s Guide

eLearning 24-7

The problem today is when you surf the web, you see all these guides written by content marketers, not experts in L&D or training or learning systems or even e-learning. Always check out the learning system, ask the right questions (which is in this guide), drill them.

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Top 100 Learning Systems 2021-22

eLearning 24-7

The List represents learning system vendors from around the world. Learning Suite? A Learning Platform in general? The systems themselves, some you will definitely recognize, others, probably not. One of those is Workday Learning. Strong Player.

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The Learning Systems to Watch in 2022

eLearning 24-7

I see a lot of learning systems in any given year. Each of them, declaring themselves as a “star”, as a shining representative of outstanding learning or training or some combo of the two. I believe there are plenty of learning systems out there, waiting to be found.

More Learning System Awards for 2021

eLearning 24-7

I mention all this, because there is always plenty of items to talk about in the e-learning space, and for this post, all around those wonderful learning systems. Learning is a cash cow in the e-learning industry. 1 Learning System for Customer Education.

Latest in the Learning System Market

eLearning 24-7

Why, would a system that pushes heavily around the customer education/partner training segment, acquire a vendor who does the complete opposite? Valamis to me is a work-in-progress system. My system has LXP functionality/it’s an LMS with LXP. Learning Systems Hiring.

Executive Roundtable – Learning Systems Execs Q/A

eLearning 24-7

Featuring top executives from a variety of learning systems. Systems that focus on Large Enterprise and Enterprise. Systems focusing on Small Business and mid-market. Example: Phil: T he Learning System Executives Roundtable. The First Time.

Recommended Learning Systems

eLearning 24-7

T his post covers a list of systems that I’d recommend on any given day, that based on nearly 20 years of experience in online learning, and witnessing the trends, the duds, the promises and disappoints. What it isn’t – is a list of systems based on a 15 point criteria that I use for my Top 50 for 2020. That said, I will say to you, that before you just buy the learning system, please, please do due diligence on the system.

Types of Learning Systems

eLearning 24-7

The notion of types of personalities, aligns in some ways with types of systems, in that there is a lot of leeway in terms of what it actually means, with some folks saying this, when in fact it is that. . There is no better place to see this then our fine world of e-learning, which was devised to be an umbrella term for everything that is well, online learning. An LMS thus is under e-learning. e-learning. e-learning. Micro-learning platforms?

NexGen Tier2 Learning Systems

eLearning 24-7

A year ago I wrote about NexGen functionality in any learning system. This is to say, that any learning system vendor who tells you they are NexGen, should have Tier 1 functionality (in its entirety or at least 60% of it). With the strong growth of Learning Engagement Platforms, LMS vendors (who make up the largest segment in the learning system space) are diving in head first and adding more LEP capabilities. Learning Ecosystem Overdrive.

NexGen Learning Systems T-Grid 2019-20

eLearning 24-7

Nowadays every learning system vendor out there will tell you their system is Next Generation or some nuanced spin that goes towards NexGen. The problem is that for most of the systems, it just isn’t the case. 120 is a perfect system. Machine Learning.

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

Welcome to our 4th annual LMS and learning systems “Trends” post! As fiercely independent learning technology analysts, we think a trend isn’t just a fleeting idea that comes and goes like fashion, or a social media hashtag. A trend should matter to any buyer, seller or user of learning technology who wants to make ongoing, intelligent and informed choices. It directly affects learning technology buyers and sellers.

Best Learning Systems by Country (2018)

eLearning 24-7

Last week, I had a post on LinkedIn, whereas I noted by country and continent (not all) the best learning system. Reasons include that the country itself does not have a system based there, I am still reviewing multiple systems in that country or it is difficult to identify a system based on say, country challenges – an example would be China, whereas it is difficult to see a system based there (beyond say Hong Kong). eLogic Learning (YES).

How Do Interactive Learning Systems Improve Employee Performance?

Hurix Digital

Interactive learning systems are a new learning approach that incorporates digital media technology, computing, and social networking for course delivery. Interactive learning took roots around two decades back when technology was introduced to support self-learning.

Top 50 Learning Systems for 2019 (50 to 30)

eLearning 24-7

Back by popular demand, the top 50 Learning Systems for 2019. 17th, will cover the Top 10 systems. Every vendor, with the exception of Blackboard (who is coming soon) can be found on FindAnLMS.com , my learning system search engine platform, an independent and trusted source to search, compare and engage with vendors in the learning system space. 49 Blackboard Learn (Corporate). #48 42 Persona Learning Management. #41 Robust system.

What Factors Are Shaping the LMS Market? 2018 Learning Systems FAQ

Talented Learning

As an independent learning systems consultant , I’m often asked to share my opinion about what’s happening in the LMS market. Last month, I published a mid-year learning technology trends update. In other words, I’m most interested in learning solutions designed for business customers and channel partners, association members, continuing education participants and the public-at-large. Interest in learning systems remains strong.

LMS Awards Just Got Better: A New Way to Celebrate Learning Systems Excellence

Talented Learning

So I’m not surprised when Talented Learning fans ask me when we’ll announce our annual LMS Awards. Why is this a good time to rethink the way we recognize learning systems excellence? We want to reflect those changes and provide more value to both learning systems buyers and sellers. Exactly 5 years ago, we opened the doors at Talented Learning. Introducing the 2019 Learning Systems Awards.

Who’s The Best: Learning System Tourney

eLearning 24-7

Besides my Top 50, I’ve toyed with the idea of having a tourney of learning systems. I picked the systems via various categories of consideration. In fact, plenty of the systems in this year’s tourney are not in my Top 50. While there are plenty of vendors who cross over into all sections, I placed them into one specific segment of the learning system space. For this debut, I went with just 64 systems. Employee-Based System.

Top Learning Systems Trends – A 2019 Extended Enterprise Market Guide

Talented Learning

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. Our trends lists reflect how learning systems buyers are actually driving innovation with their dollars!

Learning Systems for 2018 (#25 to #16)

eLearning 24-7

This year’s Top 50 learning systems for 2018 is now out, and we are doing it a bit different this year. comparison of a system that focuses on SMB vs another that is SMB, rather than SMB vs. 50,000+ employees; equally, someone focusing only on B2B/B2C should be compared to other vendors only focused on B2B/B2C and not say comparing an internal only system to one that is B2B/B2C, because there will be some functionality differentials). E-Learning 24/7.

How to Pick the WRONG Learning System

eLearning 24-7

This post covers what you SHOULD NOT DO when buying any type of learning system, regardless if it is an LXP, LMS, Learning Platform, SEP, DLP or even any type of talent or performance management system (for the folks who are not looking at learning, but are looking at PM or TM). If you want to always pick the WRONG system, here is what you will always want to do. Top 10 Ways to Pick the WRONG learning system. E-Learning 24/7.

Congrats to our Top Learning Systems customers

Rustici Software

Here are some of the most recent lists and rankings that have come out: Craig Weiss’s Top Learning Systems for 2019. John Leh’s 2019 Talented Learning Awards. Fosway Group’s 9-Grid for Learning Systems. Without further ado, let’s hear it for our customers named on Craig Weiss’ Top Learning Systems for 2019 list! Claiming a spot on one of his annual Best of Lists is a coveted thing for learning tech providers. 3 eLogic Learning.

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5 Reasons for Sales Trainers To Adopt Modern Learning Systems

Allego

They can’t access learning systems on the go; they have no way to practice pitches in the field; and they rarely receive coaching at the exact moment they need it most. The Case for Modern Learning. Modern learning systems are a better way to train and coach your sales reps, and to ensure they retain that learning. Learning is continuous and bite-sized. It includes informal learning. Modern learning focuses on that under-tapped 70%.

10 Ways to Lose at Selling Learning Systems: For LMS Vendors

Talented Learning

It’s hard to believe nearly two years have passed since I last shared tips for selling learning systems. This year, in addition to launching “The Talented Learning Show” podcast, writing 20 in-depth articles, hosting 5 webinars and developing several commissioned industry reports, we’ve been up to our eyeballs in an endless series of comprehensive LMS selection assignments. Selling learning systems is never easy.

dominKnow Mobile Player Opens Up Content Delivery by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

dominKnow’s new mobile player provides. Design & Development Tools Learning Systems Mobile Learning Slow Internet connection? No Internet connection? No problem! organizations with an integrated, secure way to deliver training content to any user—at home, at the office, or on the road.

Cheering for clients named a Top Learning System by Craig Weiss

Rustici Software

As part two of our series celebrating our clients recent wins, we’re sharing insight our customers included in Craig Weiss’s “Top Learning Systems for 2018.” Craig’s E-Learning 24/7 blog is read by eLearning professionals around the world to help inform their technology purchasing decisions. Craig’s “Top Learning Systems for 2018” lists the top 50 learning systems by rank. SumTotal is a major player in the LMS space.

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Alternatives to (Enter System)

eLearning 24-7

Well over a month ago, on LinkedIn, I started a weekly series where I would select one learning system and compare it to a few other learning systems. This “Alternatives” does not mean you ditch your system or that I dislike a system, no, not at all.

Platinum Picks for 2021

eLearning 24-7

Platinum is an award that says “okay, you have a good system, but you know what, there are some things there, that take you to a whole new level, an upper tier than the rest of the industry.” Nor does it mean that you are the best in selling your system or marketing it.

Open Source and Free: Mobile Learning Tools, M-Learning Systems, SCORM

eLearning 24-7

Below is a list of various open source and free tools including: m-learning, testing web pages in browsers, mobile learning systems, SCORM and the lame PENS (IMO). Mobile Learning Tools. ASK-MobileSCORM Player. You must have the Moodle system. Adds m-learning functionality which can be accessed by any mobile phone browser. This is not affiliated with the Mobile Learning Engine program further down below. Mobile Learning Systems.

Open Source and Free: Mobile Learning Tools, M-Learning Systems, SCORM

eLearning 24-7

Below is a list of various open source and free tools including: m-learning, testing web pages in browsers, mobile learning systems, SCORM and the lame PENS (IMO). Mobile Learning Tools. ASK-MobileSCORM Player. You must have the Moodle system. Adds m-learning functionality which can be accessed by any mobile phone browser. This is not affiliated with the Mobile Learning Engine program further down below. Mobile Learning Systems.

Top 10 LXPs for 2020

eLearning 24-7

Can compete with any learning system out there, by the way. You have to login to use the extension capability (but you need to do that with any system that offers an extension). Spark is their key system here, and will work for nearly everyone. Definite a player to come.

Open Source LMSs Facts and Insight

eLearning 24-7

One of the areas that always gain interest and usage are open source systems, that is to say, free open source code (some are not), to which any organization, company, educational setting, government and so forth can build their own system (often noted as home-grown) and do what they wish with it.

Microsoft Viva – The Answers you are Seeking

eLearning 24-7

Netscape was the dominant player, and while there were a couple of other browsers, everyone I knew used Netscape, and only used AOL when they could get 30 days free – (The CD). That is something called Viva Learning, which uh, is the main piece to the entire platform.

Halloween Edition – Treats and Tricks

eLearning 24-7

Have you ever bought a learning system only to find out nine months later, that the support team were actually a group of demons out to ruin your life? Allow me to open up my pack of tarot cards and read your learning system’s future. E-Learning or eLearning?

The Latest – Talent Development Platforms

eLearning 24-7

In March (2021), I identified where the Corporate Learning System marke t is heading, including the identification of three groups that will define the segments. To see these items, please view/download my learning systems template. E-Learning 24/7.

How Can Associations Improve Member Education? Ask a Learning Tech Analyst

Talented Learning

1) What can associations learn about member education from other sources of professional development? Commercial players need these tools because associations are a formidable presence in the professional development space. Talk with consultants who’ve helped other organizations retool their learning programs. But associations are uniquely compelling because community-driven social learning is part of the association experience. WANT TO LEARN MORE?

Tax Refunds: Traditional vs Behavioral Economics Explained

The Game Agency

And Why That Matters for Game Learning Systems) by Julia Keren-Detar. A lack of understanding these biases can lead to a disconnect between what economists or financial advisors think people should react and how they actually react to a system as complex as money. Using my knowledge from creating commercial games and tutorial systems, I’ll be sharing a series of blog posts aimed at explaining the important relationship cognitive biases have on designing systems of learning.

Check out this cool new mobile learning app from Claro.

cogentys

Retail eLearning in 2014 is all about Mobile Learning and BYOD. The dominKnow mobile player provides organizations with an integrated. Here is a super cool whiz bang mobile app you should know about. click link to visit website for full episode, links, other content and more!].

If You Keep Practicing, You Will Get the Hang of It (or Thumbs Up for Rock and Roll!)

Dashe & Thomson

I’ve seen highly-skill players and coaches demonstrate core foot skills. I quickly realized that I really couldn’t do anything, except try to chase down the ball or the players on the opposing team. After injuring a few players – by accidentally getting in their way – it was clear to me that I was more of a detriment than an asset. Practice – not teaching or information – is the key to real learning.

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‘Konnect’ to Liberate Learning from LMS

Origin Learning

How do organizations track the progress of learning? Isn’t it a challenge especially given that there are not many players in the market focusing on learning big data analytics? Realizing this gap in the learning landscape, Origin has come out with Konnect – an innovative product solution that gives a comprehensive tracking mechanism to organizations with foresight on evolving learning trends. “We The solution liberates learning from LMS.

EMEA Reporter: On the INHOPE Network, eLearning Helps in Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse by Nic Laycock

Learning Solutions Magazine

In this article you’ll meet one of the key players. Learning Systems Social MediaThe Internet has its good side, but unfortunately it also has its evil side: the victimization of children. Fortunately, there is an international network of hotlines, set up in cooperation with law enforcement agencies, to rapidly identify and remove child-abuse material from the Internet. eLearning plays an important part in this effort.