WBT Systems’ TopClass maintains position as #1 LMS for Associations
DECEMBER 12, 2016
For the second consecutive year, WBT Systems’ TopClass LMS has been named the #1 Learning Management System for Associations in the Talented Learning LMS Vendor Awards. WBT Systems team recognized for industry-leading skills.
WBT Systems Enhances Social Learning for Professionals with New TopClass LMS Release
AUGUST 11, 2016
Major update to TopClass learning management system offers enhanced social learning capability for association, continuing education, and corporate training programs, with more rewarding and diverse learning experiences that increase engagement.
WBT Systems Sponsors PersoniFest 2017
MARCH 31, 2017
WBT Systems is proud to sponsor PersoniFest 2017, hosted by Personify, April 2-5, in San Diego, California. WBT Systems has been has been helping Associations to build and improve their education and certification programs since 1995.
Using Digital Credentials to Close the Skills Gap: Webinar
MARCH 15, 2017
Join Talented Learning CEO and Lead Analyst, John Leh, and WBT Systems CTO, Linda Bowers, as they explore six digital badge fundamentals. The post Using Digital Credentials to Close the Skills Gap: Webinar appeared first on WBT Systems.
Successful Learning Management System Implementation eBook
NOVEMBER 22, 2016
Recently, eLearning Industry invited WBT Systems to contribute to the publication of a free eBook which addresses one of the biggest concerns faced by organizations – the complexity and difficulty of Learning Management System implementation.
Collaborate, Discover, Explore Learning at ASAE Tech 2016
DECEMBER 3, 2016
WBT Systems will be exhibiting our award-winning TopClass Learning Management System and association learning solutions at Booth #615 during ASAE Tech 2016 , December 13-14. TopClass LMS also seamlessly integrates with popular webinar, community management, and ecommerce systems.
New Year Resolution: Invest in Association Learning Technology
JANUARY 3, 2017
Now you might think, of course a learning management system vendor is going to recommend investing in learning technology, but we are not talking about sales! The post New Year Resolution: Invest in Association Learning Technology appeared first on WBT Systems.
Essential Steps BEFORE Planning for an LMS Implementation
OCTOBER 11, 2016
It’s during this time of evaluation that the organization’s learning management system (LMS) can come under scrutiny. A new LMS implementation or migration to a new system can be quite disruptive to an organization. At WBT Systems we have developed a program called QuickValue.
Which Association Learning Trends Predictions Came True in 2016?
DECEMBER 13, 2016
Successful Learning Management System Implementation eBook. These posts explored the unique requirements of associations in delivering online education programs, and outlined how an association learning management system differs from a corporate LMS. appeared first on WBT Systems.
Explore TopClass LMS at ASI Europe Insight Day 2016
OCTOBER 5, 2016
WBT Systems is delighted to announce their sponsorship of the ASI Europe Insight Day hosted by Advanced Solutions International (ASI), October 19, 2016. WBT Systems has been has been helping Associations to build and improve their education and certification programs for over 20 years.
Enhance eLearning Assessment to Maintain Learner Engagement
AUGUST 9, 2016
Here, WBT Systems’ Lead User Experience and Design Architect, James Sheil , talks us through how to enhance eLearning assessments easily with multimedia. Screenshots from the examples shown are based on the WBT Systems ‘ TopClass LMS online content editor.
How to Make the Most of ASAE Annual Expo 2016
AUGUST 2, 2016
For any association executives looking for new technology solutions, or seeking to change to a new system, there will be a huge range of solution providers to choose from. The post How to Make the Most of ASAE Annual Expo 2016 appeared first on WBT Systems.
Challenges and Opportunities for Association Education Programs
FEBRUARY 28, 2017
It is well worth reading for any association that is reviewing its current education offering for members or considering implementing new technologies, such as an association learning management system.
Top Technology Strategy Tips for NiUG Discovery
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
For any association executives looking for new technology solutions for learning, engagement, or community, or seeking to change to a new system, there will also be a range of trusted vendors to choose from at the Exhibitor Showcase.
Discover your new TopClass LMS at NiUG Discovery 2016!
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
WBT Systems is delighted to announce their sponsorship of the NiUG Discovery 2016 Conference , hosted by NiUG International , April 11-13. WBT Systems has been has been helping Associations to build and improve their education and certification programs since 1995.
Learners and Your LMS: If you build it, will they come?
MARCH 14, 2017
Working with many associations over the years, we have listened to many organizations describe the reasons why their members do not use their existing Learning Management System (LMS) and why they are looking for a new learning solution to re-engage their learners.
Managing Learning at your Association Annual Conference
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
Often people associate a learning management system (LMS) purely with e-learning, online courses, and more recently the cloud. The post Managing Learning at your Association Annual Conference appeared first on WBT Systems.
3 Ways an Online Community Enhances Learning
NOVEMBER 8, 2016
” TopClass Learning Management System is integrated with Higher Logic Online Community Platform to help you connect and engage with your learners. WBT Systems will sponsor and exhibit at the 7th Annual Higher Logic Super Forum , taking place in Arlington, VA, November 14-15.
Creating Connections: From Association Education to Employment
NOVEMBER 1, 2016
The post Creating Connections: From Association Education to Employment appeared first on WBT Systems. Associations Blog eLearning Tips General Association LMS e-Learning elearning learning management system Online education tips
Why are Associations missing from the Digital Credentials conversation?
MARCH 28, 2017
“ The world’s education systems are failing our children by not preparing them for the workplace of the future. appeared first on WBT Systems.
4 Stages of Falling in Love with your LMS
FEBRUARY 14, 2017
Your relationship with your organization’s Learning Management System is no different. In the case of your LMS, this is where your wishlist of features and requirements forms the basis of both your search and your initial impression of the new system.
Association Learning: Does your Story Inspire Members?
NOVEMBER 15, 2016
We have also posted in the past about how to successfully market your association learning management system to appeal to members and potential members. appeared first on WBT Systems.
Leadership through Blended Learning: Sorority LMS Success
JULY 12, 2016
By using TopClass Learning Management System to deliver their blended learning program, Fidelity, Gamma Phi Beta can now easily create and maintain their online content themselves, and can manually set the course completion status for learners when offline components have been completed.
Associations: Solving the Skills Gap with Digital Credentials
APRIL 25, 2017
Existing Technology: Between learning management systems (LMS), association management systems (AMSs) and social media, many associations have a robust technology ecosystem in place to support rapidly changing skills-based training and digital badges.
Trends Impacting eLearning Solutions for Associations in 2017
JANUARY 10, 2017
A report from AFCEA International details that increasingly organizations, including associations, are purchasing cloud-based resources and services, such as learning management systems. Integrations between Systems become Crucial.
How Associations Bridge the Skills Gap With Digital Badges
APRIL 8, 2017
Co-authored by Linda Bowers, CTO, WBT Systems. The NSTA digital badge platform and strategies drive professional development through a micro-credentialing system that affirms gains in knowledge, participation in learning communities and change in classroom practice.
2016 LMS Market Trends, Observations and Predictions
JANUARY 12, 2016
Vendors that provide full service capabilities include Blue Sky Broadcast , Blackboard , CommPartners , eLogic Learning , Expertus , WBT Systems , YM Learning , Cornerstone , Saba and WebCourseworks. #3 The 2016 LMS market is not what you think.
When is it time for a new Association LMS?
MAY 31, 2016
Not all learning management systems are equal. Can you access all the information you need in one system? Does your LMS integrate fully with your member management software or association management system? At WBT Systems, we have been working with associations for over 15 years.
Why Digital Badges are the Future of Association Education
AUGUST 23, 2016
User Research on Digital Badge use within Associations carried out by WBT Systems , showed that Associations want to protect the relevance and reputation of their education programs. The post Why Digital Badges are the Future of Association Education appeared first on WBT Systems.
Learning Technology Blogs: An Analyst’s Reading List
DECEMBER 28, 2016
Learning management systems and customer relationship management share a symbiotic relationship — yet they serve very different purposes. If you look through the lens of LogicBay , a learning management system should operate more like a partner relationship management system.
Association Education and Certification: Best Benefit Ever
JANUARY 24, 2017
The post Association Education and Certification: Best Benefit Ever appeared first on WBT Systems. What benefits truly increase value for association members, increasing engagement and ensuring that they renew their membership?
How To Design a Digital Badge Strategy
DECEMBER 6, 2016
Can your badge be exported to other open online badging systems? We will be exhibiting at Booth #615 and displaying the latest social learning and digital badge features of our award-winning TopClass Learning Management System.
Getting Started with Online Learning for Associations
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
Getting input from Marketing, IT, and Finance departments can help you to achieve buy-in from the whole organization, making the move to a new system easier. The post Getting Started with Online Learning for Associations appeared first on WBT Systems.
2015 Talented Learning LMS Vendor Award Recipients
NOVEMBER 18, 2015
Learning management systems didn’t die. WBT Systems. . Customer LMSs could be called “Learning Marketing Systems” because there is a deep level capability that typically resides in marketing – not training departments. WBT Systems. . WBT Systems.