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    • Preview of World of Learning Conference 2019

      World of Learning | Birmingham, United Kingdom |

      World of Learning 2019 takes place on 15 & 16 October at the NEC, Birmingham. Four of the conference’s speakers – Tom Cheesewright, Jonathan Kettleborough, Paul Matthews and Krystyna Gadd - and its chair, Robin Hoyle, share their thoughts on L&D and key points from their sessions with event organiser, Andrew Gee.

    • Unicorn Training Q2 Update and Q3 Preview

      Unicorn Training |

      2019 continues to see exciting changes for Unicorn with the launch of its Governance Risk and Compliance suite as well as new third-party content. All GRC courses that were updated in Q2 have also now been converted to the improved version of Unicorn's authoring tool - eCreator 2.0.

    • Corinium announces launch of L&D Influencers Europe 2019 in London 17-18 September

      Corinium Global Intelligence | London |

      Building upon previous success of the Chief Learning Officers US series, the new European event is set to host 100+ C-level L&D and HR professionals from across mainland Europe for two days of in depth discussion exploring L&D strategies, delivering insights and examining the latest developments in areas like employee engagement, personalisation of training, the ROI of L&D, digital and continuous learning.

    • LPI announces top 20 highest-performing learning providers of 2019

      Learning and Performance Institute | UK |

      Using benchmark data from its well-established 'Performance Through Learning' programme, the LPI identifies the 20 highest-scoring accredited learning providers, all of whom are operating at the very best levels of performance.

    • Unicorn Release Note 8.5

      Unicorn Training | Bournemouth, Brighton, London, UK |

      Unicorn LMS 8.5 brings improvements to many existing features, with enhanced form functionality with new fields and email options, as well as introducing better ways to report on them. Unicorn continues to update eCreator making it even easier to design content. There have been improvements to My Team Activity for tracking Team activity progress. This release also sees the introduction of the Qualification Portlet enhancing the Qualification functionality of the LMS.

    • Virtual College Finalists in EdTechXGlobal All Stars Awards 2019

      Virtual College | Ilkley, UK |

      Virtual College were chosen as one of twenty finalists out of 250 applicants in the EdTechXGlobal All Stars Startup Awards for education and training companies who have shown the most revenue growth momentum over the last three years.

    • Kallidus showcases the power of a great learning experience at LTSF 2019

      Kallidus | Cirencester, UK |

      Award-winning learning and talent management provider Kallidus will be showcasing its latest innovative tools and techniques for creating learning experiences that boost engagement and improve performance at Learning Technologies Summer Forum, at ExCel London on 11 July 2019.

    • Brand new AML and CTF training

      Unicorn Training |

      Release of Unicorn's redesigned and revamped AML and CTF course is imminent. The updated course features enhanced content surrounding the practical tools and prevention methods for these crimes, as well as Countering Terrorist Financing content and its parallels to AML preventative measures. This course is targeted for release in July 2019.

    • L&D’s misconceptions about ‘digital’ on Learning Now tv

      Learning Now tv | London |

      On June’s Learning Now tv Myles Runham presents a clearer view of ‘digital’ for L&D, Cathy Moore talks about performance-focused learning design and a review of Royal Mail’s VR-based dog safety training programme.

    • Unicorn Release Note 8.4

      Unicorn Training | Bournemouth, Brighton, London |

      Unicorn LMS 8.4 builds on Certification Regime support by introducing validation for Forms. Unicorn has significantly enhanced Diagnostic Assessments, which will now allow customers to use Likert scale-style questions to create learner-driven gap analysis assessments. In this release Unicorn has also made several improvements to eCreator and Administrators will notice a new-look Organisation & Users area. For its Users, Unicorn has introduced new portlets for Surveys and Qualification Plans.