News, company announcements, deals and updates from the learning provider community
CrossKnowledge's new diagnostic tool that assesses an organisation's digital learning maturity.
Interview with Simon Falconer, Virtual College, on the first of three reports into how learners’ preferences are changing.
Hemsley Fraser and 5App report into UK businesses facing pressure due to widening skills gaps.
Government funding for ICT skills for post-16 learners is set to change. From August, funding will switch to a new set of Essential Digital Skills Qualifications.
Satisfaction with learning management systems has risen for the first time.
Learning Pool integrates the business intelligence tool Sisense into its LRS, LMS and LXP products.
New child safeguarding elearning released following a steep rise in serious child safeguarding incidents.
Interview with Rory Lawson and Andy Costello from Kineo on the use of virtual classrooms in workplace learning.
New initiative to boost post-Covid employment for graduates
Richard Barkey, founder of Imparta, joins Learning News to discuss the challenges of selling online and skills that sales professionals can benefit from working on.
Interview with the authors of a new course for managers on tackling mental health fatigue.
Learning Design in 2021: interview with Graham Waller, Kallidus
Matthew Lloyd, CEO of Omniplex, joins Learning News to talk about his business’s experiences of the pandemic and his expectations for the year ahead.
Rob Caul talks about Kallidus HCM offering with acquisition of Sapling.
Hannah Brindle, Managing Director, Virtual College, looking at how Virtual College coped with 2020 and its plans for 2021.
The 702010 Institute has launched Tulser Global to reinvent learning and development to deliver business results; Laura Overton joins the team.
Learning News interview with John Yates, newly appointed CEO of Emerald Works, which launched earlier in 2020 combining Good Practice, Mind Tools and Towards Maturity.
Neil Hyde, Nimble Elearning, on the introduction of Nimble’s updated elearning authoring application.
Smart experiences: Filtered‘s new learning experience platform.
An update on LEO Learning’s focus, an assessment of the evolving L&D landscape and the challenges that remain for L&D to prove its value.
Interview with Tim Dickinson from Watershed at Learning Technologies 2020.
Mike Alcock from Gomo Learning in discussion with Learning News about the ease of use and scalability of the Gomo elearning authoring application.
Conor Healy in discussion with Learning News at the launch of Breeio, Acteon’s new LMS, at Learning Technologies 2020.
Louise Pasterfield, Founder of Sponge, talks about the addition of sister company Bolt Learning, a specialist provider of learning analytics.
Mandeep Kullar talks about Virtual College's proposition.
Jasmine Kundra talks to Learning News about Omniplex’s elearning tools and services and its digital learning design agency, Cursim.
Saba has evolved into a talent experience company, with services across HR, recruitment and learning.
Totara introduces performance and engagement platforms
eThink Education CEO and Founder, Brian Carlson talks to Learning News at Learning Technologies 2020.
Harry Chapman-Walker introduces Kallidus’ wide-reaching learner survey of over 1,000 learners’ views of L&D
Ben Betts, Chief Product Officer, Learning Pool, explains his view of the modern learning ecosystem and Learning Pool’s product strategy.
Mark Broadbent, GuyKat on GuyKat’s position in the market, its plans to grow and its priorities for the year ahead.
Degreed’s Nick Christian and Sarah Danzl discuss the addition of Adepto, Degreed’s focus and plans for the year ahead.
Filtered integration with Microsoft Teams: combines learning tech and workflow tools at the heart of digital business change.
Docebo CEO, Claudio Erba, talks about the learning market and Docebo at LT2020.
Polina Ionina explains the ease of using iSpring’s ‘PowerPoint-based’ elearning toolkit.
Peter Casebow talks about the newly created Emerald Works business at Learning Technologies 2020.
Simon Truckle explains how Skillcast technology tailors elearning to suit each learner.
Anthony Edwards on the acquisition of MicroLearn by The Access Group.
Toby Harris from Filtered explains why developing skills lies at the heart of developing performance.
Developing the workforce: An interview with Giles Smith, QA, at Learning Live 2019.
Sarah Lambie talks to Learning News about Traineasy’s new learning experience platform.
Michael Hadlow at WOL 2019 talks about The Access Group, which includes the Unicorn Training and Gamebrain brands.
Mike Hawkyard, CEO of Gamebrain, has built games for Lego, BBC and Star Wars and is on a mission to make learning fun.
Richard Goemaat talks about Fuse’s experiences at WOL19: visitors’ focus; market views; Fuse developments.
Wendy Stanley, Virtual College: developments in the L&D market and Virtual College's approach.
Michael Main introduces the new Headstream LXP from Learning Pool at World of Learning 2019.
Mike Alcock introduces Instilled, a new learning experience platform from Learning Technologies Group.
Tom Bright and Jason Butler from Sponge launch an anti bribery training game.
Conor Healy announces the launch of Breeio, the evolution of Acteon’s Knowledge Centre LMS, at World of Learning 2019.
Catriona Razic, Skillcast CCO: how SCORM elearning games are helping organisations to manage risk and compliance.