Product Review: Saba Social

eLearning 24-7

I admit that in general I have been underwhelmed in the past with Saba. So, when I went and checked out Saba Social, Saba’s new social learning platform, I had very low expectations. Saba Social is a very solid product, that despite a few hiccups and “huh&# moments, achieves what it sets out to do, provide a user friendly social experience. Over 25 different social media types and Saba Social sticks with the ones everyone always sees – WHY?

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LMS Selection Roulette: Who Can You Trust?

Talented Learning

You are a small or medium-sized business that is paying for an oversized SAP, Oracle, SumTotal, Saba or Cornerstone LMS and feel like plankton in an ocean of priorities. So, who can you trust to point you in the right direction? But it’s probably easier than you think if you trust a proven process — and even easier if I lend you an experienced, fiercely independent hand. The post LMS Selection Roulette: Who Can You Trust? It happens at least once a week.

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#HRTECH Learning Vendors Preview – Who to see and who to avoid

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But just because it is popular with people doesn’t mean it is the best, and trust me it isn’t. While I place Saba in the average spot, I do think Learning@Work is heading in the right direction (cloud based platform). . I love the deep learning component where courses are recommended based on a set of variables – which for Saba is courses/content taken or completed, skills and profiles. . Welcome, welcome all!

Can you recommend an LMS?

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Anyone who tells you it is a secret, should go from your list of potentials. Anyone who says they do not have the metrics – trust me – there is someone there who does OR they can compile based on what is needed. I admit I was surprised that Cornerstone Learning Suite, Saba, Blackboard, Bridge, SuccessFactors, Linkedin Learning and even Docebo did not. Saba the same thing. Perhaps you have to someone you know.

A Look Back at 2020 for E-Learning

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If you are going this route for your customers, trust me, there are far better options. . Cornerstone acquired Saba, and Clustree.

Top 50 Learning Systems for 2019 (50 to 30)

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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. Saba (2018, 2016). 30 Saba Learning – Welcome back (please hum the Welcome Back Kotter theme)! Back by popular demand, the top 50 Learning Systems for 2019.

Free L&D webinars for May 2020

Limestone Learning

Gain trust and bond with managers by providing solutions to their pain. Join Joe Burton, Founder and CEO of Whil Concepts, and Carl Crisostomo, Product Manager for Content at Saba, for this experiential webinar.

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

Talented Learning

Tamer Ali and I will explore how modern learning technology can help you: Strengthen your position as a relevant, trusted continuing education provider. Your organization long ago settled on Cornerstone, Saba, SumTotal, Oracle, SAP or another full-blown talent suite LMS, and there is little chance of change anytime soon. A whole new season of learning tech guidance is coming this fall, and we saved you a front-row seat!

Learning Systems for 2018 (#25 to #16)

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Trust me, you will not be overwhelmed, it is developed in an easy and user-friendly way (that said, I will be hosting webinars to show its power, how it works, blah blah, when it is about to go live and then goes live). For folks who think I ignore the big dog vendors, sorry to disappoint, but Saba, SumTotal Learn and Cornerstone Learning Suite are in the Top 50. Welcome back – Saba and Absorb LMS. Here it begins. Oh wait. Here it starts. Oh, whatever. The debut.

What I want 2 see in your #LMS

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Trust me, that never works out well. . Saba ties their one to their LRS and can capture the page. I’ve been around the block. I’ve seen great, good, average, bad and downright awful, when it comes to LMSs and their subsets. I’ve heard vendors rave how awesome they are, how much their clients love them, how they understand what the market needs and wants, how their support is number one and so on and so on. It is a record, with the only item missing a turntable.

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Review of #ASTD2014 International Conference and Expo

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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. As for the 3rd option, it was difficult to find and trust me, if their muffins were any indication, you were better off drinking dirt. If you attended last week’s show in Washington D.C.,

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

Saba acquired Halogen. For a digital badge to be truly valuable, learners, employers and others must recognize and trust the source. Welcome to our 4th annual LMS and learning systems “Trends” post! What is a trend, anyway? And how much do trends matter? 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.

The Latest LMS Insight

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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. Trust me, the term “traditional” is not perceived as being awesome. This week, rather than focus on one specific topic, I went wild and hit upon a few. Responding to Consumers. I believe that.

Forecasts for 2020

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Workforce management is vague and ambiguous enough to do well in 2020, albeit for learning it would seem to me that workforce enlightenment would be better suited, unless you plan to incorporate additional HCM functions into your learning system, which of course, will place you completely into the segment of SuccessFactors, Cornerstone, SumTotal, Saba Cloud, Talentsoft among others. I love forecasts.

Free L&D webinars for September 2019

Limestone Learning

Join David Wentworth, Principal Analyst with Brandon Hall Group, and Carl Crisostomo, Product Manager, Content at Saba Software, as they share key insights into how to set the strategic foundation to create a learning experience that engages learners and drives outcomes for your people and your business. “ Branch, tree, leaf ” by günter is licensed by Pixabay. For many people this time of year means feverish activity and preparation.

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ATD2015 Conference Post – Review

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But trust me when I tell you this, that it has no bearing on my thoughts of this year’s conference, because overall it was the best one ATD wise that is, I have ever been to. 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. Well hello there!

LMS Decision Making Criteria B4 U Buy

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People either love or hate Cornerstone OnDemand, SumTotal Learn, Saba, SuccessFactors. If you are seeking an HCM or a system and plan to buy two or more modules, then Cornerstone, SumTotal, Saba are definite routes to consider. Trust me, you want one.

LMS Identify

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Trust me, you will spend more time. It is the same assumption that unless you buy one of the Big Dogs – Saba, SumTotal, Plateau, etc., Next week: Product Review – Saba Social Learning Platform. Welcome, Welcome. How are you today? Audience: We are Fine – Craig! Glad to hear that. Well, I am here to tell you about an amazing product that can answer your LMS questions. That’s right your questions when it comes to identifying a LMS.

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M-Learning: Where’s the app for that?

eLearning 24-7

Trust me, there are more than that, that identify their solution as working on the iPad, let alone on a smartphone such as an iPhone. Saba Centra. As I write on my iPad, thoughts swirl abound. With all these vendors talking about their solution and its capabilities on mobile devices, it should be easy to find an app for that. Regardless if the vendor is m-learning specific, content authoring tool, LMS, web conferencing or a hybrid. It shouldn’t matter.

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Incorporating Social

CLO Magazine

“A person takes a class and then forgets about it,” said Hemanth Puttaswamy, chief technology officer at enterprise software company Saba Software Inc. We trust our employees to do the right thing and have constructive confrontation on the site.” Once companies decide how social learning should take place, it’s important to fully integrate it into an organization’s overall learning strategy.

E-Learning Q&A November Issue

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But trust me, the report will go way beyond that. . Back from Australia and boy are my arms tired (Yes, the worst joke ever!). Seriously it was a great conference and glad to see so many people who attended as well as readers who stopped by to say “greetings” This week, another installment of Q&A from readers. It is a short week for me as I am heading off to London to speak at the Unicorn Training Conference before zinging over to Berlin to speak at Online Educa Berlin.

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Award for all awards

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Trust me, not all of them are submitting an application. Big Dog LMS – Saba. Everyone likes to win awards. They are great to announce to your fellow competitors, general public and potential customers. The problem I have is when there are so many awards it becomes hard to distinguish, which solution is truly award worthy.

Free L&D webinars for October 2018

Limestone Learning

They don't trust your leaders, they don't feel an emotional connection to your workplace, and they are only doing what they have to do to get by. Join David Wentworth with the Brandon Hall Group and Hawley Kane at Saba, as they examine how learning and performance intersect to drive business success. “ Spider, Web, Tree, Branches ” by skeeze is Public Domain. Are you ready for October? If it feels like autumn has crept up on you, join the club.

Answering your LMS Questions

eLearning 24-7

Q: Saba, SumTotal, Cornerstone, Taleo, SuccessFactors must be the best because a lot of people buy these systems. While I know many LMS vendors and their customer base, I won’t say who they are in this blog, but trust me, big names abound. How many of you have posted questions regarding LMSs on Quora, Linkedin or the various other social media sites available on the net?

Free L&D webinars for April 2018

Limestone Learning

Tuesday, April 3, 2018, 10AM – 11AM PT: 5 Problems with Sharing Training Videos on YouTube You wouldn’t trust YouTube with a video that held your personal credit card information. Join Emily Manley, Saba Product Expert, and Helen Rossiter, Learning & Talent Development leader, as they outline a step-by-step process for launching a company-wide personal development program that is employee-driven and designed to put people in the best position for success.

Top 20 Learning Systems for 2020

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15 Saba Cloud (Specifically Learning and Skills Development). Quizdom is another app, and it is a very cool assessment component, fun, hip, and trust me learners will love it. Okay, this is the continuation of the Top 50 Learning Systems for 2020.

Free L&D webinars for October 2017

Limestone Learning

Join David Wentworth, Principal Learning Analyst with Brandon Hall Group and Caitlin Bigsby, Senior Product Marketing Manager at Saba, as they discuss the evolving learning technology landscape and strategies for finding the right LMS for your organization. How questions drive trust and build teamwork. " Mushroom and fern " by Manuel Barroso Parejo is licensed by Unsplash. It’s a busy time of year.

LMSs that kick ass: Mzinga

Janet Clarey

Social learning, on the other hand, empowers organization from the bottom-up through transparency, trust, and self-direction. 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.