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WBT Systems Sponsors PersoniFest 2017

WBT Systems

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. Be sure to stop by WBT Systems at Booth #20 at PersoniFest to see how TopClass can help to build and develop your education programs! The post WBT Systems Sponsors PersoniFest 2017 appeared first on WBT Systems.

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Meet WBT Systems in Austin for PersoniFest 2018!

WBT Systems

Hosted by Personify , this conference will run from April 8-11 and provide users of Personify360 and Small World Community the opportunity to “discover resources and solutions for automating processes, increasing profits and of course, optimizing relationships with your constituents” WBT Systems helps associations to build and deliver world-class education and certification programs with TopClass, the #1 Association Learning Management System.

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WBT Systems’ TopClass maintains position as #1 LMS for Associations

WBT Systems

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. TrainingPressReleases.com ) – WBT Systems’ TopClass LMS has been named as the #1 Association Learning Management System for the second consecutive year in the Talented Learning LMS Vendor Awards 2016. WBT Systems team recognized for industry-leading skills.

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2018 eLearning AWARD for LMS presented to WBT Systems Ltd. and Miele & Cie. KG by eLearning Journal

WBT Systems

KG), Frank Siepmann (eLearning Journal) and Linda Bowers (WBT Systems). The 2018 eLearning AWARD in the category for ‘Learning Management System’ (LMS) has been awarded to the project partners WBT Systems and Miele & Cie. A Global Solution – Integrated Enterprise Learning Management System . After this, WBT Systems was selected as a suitable LMS partner, that could support a global roll-out.

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WBT Systems Enhances Social Learning for Professionals with New TopClass LMS Release

WBT Systems

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 developed these new features based on the feedback of current clients , who were offered the opportunity to provide input into the design and functionality.

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Podcast 9: Association LMS Trends – With Linda Bowers of WBT Systems

Talented Learning

Linda is Chief Technology Officer at WBT Systems , a Dublin-based software company that focuses exclusively on association learning and certification solutions. And of course, your systems must be flexible enough to support whatever business rules you choose. Do you want them to pay you separately through a financial system, so there may be integration points into the LMS ? Or do you want the ecommerce system (if it fits into the LMS) to handle all of these payments?

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Recession-Proof Your Association’s Learning Business

WBT Systems

“Learning business” is the phrase used by Tagoras to describe organizations that deliver adult lifelong learning, continuing education, and professional development. Associations are learning businesses along with

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Vendor Member Education: Teach Industry Partners How to Get More Value from Membership

WBT Systems

Soon after a new vendor member pays their dues, they receive emails asking them to spend even more money with the association. Upgrade your directory listing! The advertising deadline is coming up! Don’t miss out

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How Your Association Can Prepare for the Unpredictable Chaos of BANI

WBT Systems

Given the pandemic, political divisiveness, weather crises, and economic doom and gloom, it’s no wonder many of us have a hard time “seeing our world in anything other than an apocalyptic frame… because other

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The 2023 Outlook for Non-Dues Revenue

WBT Systems

After nearly three years of pandemic and economic uncertainty, what has your association learned? Are you doing anything differently? Have you stopped doing anything? What are you better at now? Your answers hint

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Virtual Conferences as a Path to Inclusion and Diversity

WBT Systems

If your association is serious about inclusion and diversity, make sure you know what ‘going back to normal’ really means. Many groups of people have been historically excluded from in-person conferences but

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The New Improved Approach to New Member Onboarding and Engagement

WBT Systems

When making a case for improving new member onboarding and engagement at your association, your chances are better if you can say, “Look at what these associations with a 90% new member retention rate are doing

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Tips for Hiring Lifelong Learners for Association Positions

WBT Systems

In a competitive talent marketplace, jobseekers can be pickier about where they want to work. But you have to be pickier too. Think about your association’s future. What kind of person will help your organization

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A Strategy Canvas Helps You Plan and Manage Learning Projects

WBT Systems

It’s natural to feel frazzled when you’re in charge of a project that’s way out of your comfort zone and above your pay grade. It sure would be nice to have a consultant guide you through, but that’s not happening

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10 Rules for Generating Value and Growth for Your Education Programs

WBT Systems

The only way forward for association education programs is to improve them and grow them. This is not a time to stand in place. There is no good reason to stand in place. Every membership survey report says

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What Your Learners Are Really Buying

WBT Systems

Seth Godin has a way of crystallizing the complexity of human behavior in one or two pithy sentences. This pronouncement of his got me thinking about how we market and sell educational products. People do not

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How to Improve Course Evaluations—and Measure a Course’s True Value

WBT Systems

How often do you evaluate your evaluations? By revamping course evaluations to ask the right questions at the right time, you can gather what you need to improve program design, customer retention, and course

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Teach Your Members How to Build a Learning Habit

WBT Systems

The post Teach Your Members How to Build a Learning Habit appeared first on WBT Systems. “Learning is what most adults will do for a living in the 21st century.”. Although he died in 1979, the author of that quote, New Yorker contributor S.J. Perelman, foresaw decades ago today’s professional development landscape. Earlier this year, The Economist reaffirmed his message: “ Lifelong learning is becoming an economic imperative.”.

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Help Members Overcome Obstacles to Learning

WBT Systems

Make sure your learning management system and all your content is mobile-friendly so members can easily access “learning in their pocket.” You can help a member overcome psychological and environmental barriers but what if your learning management system (LMS) is yet another obstacle to learning ? Reduce the steps it takes to access education by integrating your LMS with your website and association management system. Did you encounter any obstacles getting here?

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Here’s Your Chance to Experience the Potential of Flipped Conference Learning

WBT Systems

How about a little homework before you attend the upcoming ASAE Annual Meeting in Nashville? I promise it won’t take much time at all. Plus, by trying out flipped learning (your homework), you’ll get into the

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How Much Value Do Keynote Speakers Bring to Your Conference?

WBT Systems

Now that you’ve dealt with upheavals, pivots (argh!), and unending change, you’re in prime shape to reexamine your association’s sacred cows. You know the ones: “best” practices, traditions, and the way you’ve

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Association Learning Subscriptions Increase Your Audience and Revenue

WBT Systems

Membership is stagnant or declining for many associations. Only 38% of associations participating in MGI’s 2022 membership benchmarking survey increased their membership in 2021. That’s an improvement over 2020

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How to Emulate the Word-of-Mouth Marketing Success of USF’s Popular DEI Certificate Program

WBT Systems

In early 2021, I saw dozens of my LinkedIn connections share information about attending a diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) online certificate program from the University of South Florida (USF). What I didn

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Sell Your Industry to Job Seekers with Content Marketing Inspired by Wrexham AFC and Formula 1

WBT Systems

Many employers are still having trouble finding talented professionals to fill empty positions. Associations worry about attracting young people and career changers to their industry. With so many career

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7 Ways a New LMS Benefits the Oklahoma State Medical Association’s Continuing Medical Education Program

WBT Systems

They knew their old learning management system (LMS The inevitable came a lot sooner than the Oklahoma State Medical Association (OSMA) anticipated—which was the case for many associations during the pandemic.

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Learn with iMIS and TopClass LMS at the 2018 NiUG Greater Chicago Conference

WBT Systems

WBT Systems is delighted to be an official strategic partner of the 2018 NiUG Greater Chicago Conference , hosted by NiUG International , April 4-6, in Rosemont, Illinois. WBT Systems are very excited to partner with NiUG for this event and our representative, Mike, will be there to meet the NiUG community and answer all your Association eLearning questions. WBT Systems has been a proud supporter and strategic partner of NiUG International for years.

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Association Strategies for Reversing the Decline in Conference Attendance

WBT Systems

A few recent ASAE Collaborate discussions highlighted an alarming trend: a decline in conference attendance, both in-person and virtual. We all assumed that once lockdowns were behind us, attendees would be

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What the Research Says About the Pandemic’s Impact on Associations

WBT Systems

What the Research Says About the Pandemic’s Impact on Associations. Read more about What the Research Says About the Pandemic’s Impact on Associations

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Professional Development’s Role in Membership Is Growing, per the 2022 MGI Report

WBT Systems

Combine uncertainty about the economy with post-pandemic reflections on how we value and spend our time and money, and you have the conditions for membership recruitment and retention challenges. But one thing is

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An Active Listening Habit Helps You Deliver Value to Members, Customers & Prospects

WBT Systems

Every association wants to deepen the engagement of members, customers, and prospects. But what’s working? For Reggie Henry, chief information and performance excellence officer at ASAE, the mindset of active

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Is Frontline Training a Missed Opportunity for Associations?

WBT Systems

Is Frontline Training a Missed Opportunity for Associations? Read more about Is Frontline Training a Missed Opportunity for Associations

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How to Help Understaffed Member Companies Become More Competitive in the Talent Marketplace

WBT Systems

Spend any time on LinkedIn and you’ll see a slew of “we’re hiring” posts from association colleagues. It seems like everyone is looking for staff these days. What’s the situation in your association’s industry

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Pricing Decisions for Education Programs: When Is Free Okay?

WBT Systems

Looking back, what do you think of these two decisions made by many associations during the early months of the pandemic? #1: 1: Taking down the members-only paywall and providing free content, resources, and

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7 Ideas Worth Stealing from For-Profit Professional Development Brands

WBT Systems

This week, we’re looking at news in the for-profit professional development market. Some of these companies might be your competition—it’s always good to know what they’re up to. But mostly we’re highlighting

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Is Your Virtual Conference Engaging Enough to Prevent Multitasking?

WBT Systems

After two years of living in pandemic mode, we look at time differently. Because many people rearranged their lives so they could spend more time on what they value and less time doing unfulfilling work, we’re

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10 Ways to Invest More Time in Your Personal and Professional Growth This Year

WBT Systems

We’re close to entering the third year of the pandemic. Although we’re all getting used to living with uncertainty, it takes a toll. In times like this, you can’t take your professional and personal wellbeing for

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Explore TopClass LMS at ASI Europe Insight Day 2016

WBT Systems

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. The post Explore TopClass LMS at ASI Europe Insight Day 2016 appeared first on WBT Systems.

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Cohort Programs Deliver a Social Learning Experience That Sets Your Association Apart from the Competition

WBT Systems

Online learning got a tremendous boost during the pandemic when virtual conferences and courses were the only option for education. But people who are looking at online education options now won’t be wowed or

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What’s Working for the Top Fundraising Nonprofits in 2022

WBT Systems

The ‘nonprofit’ descriptor bothers many in the association community because ‘profit’ is not a dirty word. Associations must earn a healthy profit if they have any hope of fulfilling their mission. As the saying

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Online Learning Tips for You & Your Members to Take Back to School

WBT Systems

As fall approaches, you or your members might head back to school, perhaps taking an online class for the first time. We won’t sugarcoat it: professional development is a big commitment; you’ll have to make