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    • 2020 Fosway 9-Grid™ for Cloud HR captures digital disruption and overdue innovation created by COVID-19 crisis

      Fosway | Cirencester, UK |

      Fosway Group, Europe’s #1 HR industry analyst, has released the new 2020 9-Grid™ for Cloud HR. The research shows the far-reaching impact of the COVID-19 pandemic as HR remains in the eye of the storm, supporting people and organisations through the turmoil of the crisis. From HCM, to workforce management and employee engagement, there is no area of HR tech that has escaped new demands during this tough time. And it is driving real innovation, often where it has been long overdue.

    • Digital learning leader 5App bolsters leadership with new Operations and Product Heads

      5App | London, UK |

      Learning and communications platform provider 5App is bolstering its senior team for growth by hiring senior learning technology and product management expertise. Mobile, web and learning product management veteran Duncan Barrett is 5App’s new Head of Product and digital learning expert Aby Reynolds has joined the startup as Head of Operations.

    • The Working Manager achieves LPI gold accreditation

      Learning and Performance Institute | UK |

      Digital learning technology provider, The Working Manager, achieves the highest benchmark of excellence against which other providers are measured.

    • Kallidus named ‘Learning Organisation of the Year’ LT Awards finalist

      Kallidus | Cirencester |

      Kallidus, an industry leading provider of learning and talent management solutions, has been shortlisted as a finalist for the most highly coveted Learning Technologies Award: Learning Organisation of the Year. Kallidus’ Senior Learning designer Graham Waller has also been named as a finalist for the Learning Designer of the Year category.

    • Learning Now TV: automating organisational processes

      Learning Now tv | London |

      LNTV, Sep 10: David James from Looop.co discusses automating organisational processes to reduce time spent on low-level tasks; Megan Torrance discusses helping employees to learn important things through meaningful learning experiences. Plus interviews with Zahra Clarke-Johnney from Southwark Council, Kevin Streater from CEdMA, and Robin Hoyle discusses algorithms following the A-Level grading fiasco.

    • Brandon Hall Group Gold Award for Greystar, 5App and Hemsley Fraser

      5App | London, UK |

      The Gold award celebrates the learning partnership which has successfully supported Greystar’s transformation to a learning culture. The Brandon Hall Group Gold Award for Excellence in the Best Launch of a Corporate Learning University category recognises the success of the new Greystar Business School and was jointly given to Greystar, the global leader in rental housing, 5App, the learning technology and digital UX expert and Hemsley Fraser, global learning and engagement specialist.

    • Major update to Elucidat makes producing elearning 4x faster

      Elucidat | Brighton, UK |

      Learning Accelerator, the latest update to Elucidat’s authoring platform, makes it easy for anyone to create quality elearning - super fast. This major update acts as a game changer for L&D teams who have seen demand for elearning skyrocket as a result of the global pandemic.

    • Learning Now TV: good outcomes for L&D

      Learning Now tv | London |

      LNTV, Jul 16, Michelle Ockers discusses good outcomes for L&D that have emerged as a result of the pandemic. Plus: Jane Bozarth on designing learning experiences that are focused on learners; Martin Couzins on the latest research in the L&D sector; Robin Hoyle makes the argument for L&D books; and LNTV talks to Sarah Ratcliffe about Ann Summers’ transformation away from home-house parties.

    • TJ Awards 2020 cancelled

      Training Journal |

      Following the UK response to the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak, we have taken the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 TJ Awards programme.

    • LPI announces top 30 highest-performing learning providers of 2020

      Learning and Performance Institute | UK |

      Using benchmark data from its well-established global accreditation programme, the LPI identifies the 30 highest-scoring accredited learning providers, all of whom are operating at the very best levels of performance.

    • Virtual College signs a Memorandum of Understanding with VR Education

      Virtual College | Ilkley |

      VR Education (AIM: VRE; Euronext Growth: 6VR), a leading virtual reality (‘VR’) technology company focused on the education and enterprise training space, is pleased to announce that it has signed a memorandum of understanding (‘MOU’) with Virtual College Limited (‘Virtual College’), an industry leading digital learning solutions provider, to provide and deliver technology enhanced learning solutions in the UK and Middle East.

    • Learning Pool release 'Future of Work' library complete with Coronavirus modules

      Learning Pool | Derry, Northern Ireland |

      To follow the initial launch of Learning Pool's Coronavirus Course Essentials library aimed at addressing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic back in April, the full-service e-learning solutions provider has now released a Future of Work library with updated Coronavirus modules to help organizations and its colleagues adjust to the ‘new normal’ of working.

    • Learning Now TV, Jun 25: effects of Covid-19 on HR and L&D services

      Learning Now tv | London |

      LNTV, Jun 25, David Perring on Fosway's research into the effects of Covid-19 on HR and L&D services. Plus: 702010 Institute’s new initiative to refocus L&D onto business results; Robin Hoyle on the digital skills divide; a new start up company that can predict ‘forgetting’ and Donald Taylor discusses the rearranged Learning Technologies Summer Forum.

    • Omniplex in the City

      Omniplex | London, UK |

      Omniplex (Group) Ltd is pleased to announce the opening of its London office. This office will help Omniplex better serve customers in the financial services industry based in the City.