News stories from Learning News in 2021

Acquisitions and investment in the learning sector

Learning News | 28 Jul 2021

July saw a host of acquisitions and investment in the learning sector. Fuse, Capita, Filtered, Learning Technologies Group, Articulate, OpenSesame, QA, Valamis and The Working Manager are just a few of those active over the last month. Learning News has the latest.

OpenSesame gets $50 Million investment

Learning News | 22 Jul 2021

Global elearning innovator OpenSesame has received $50 Million strategic growth investment from JMI Equity and existing investors; Investment to accelerate OpenSesame’s innovation and global expansion.

Fewer workers getting trained: Learner Survey

Learning News | 21 Jul 2021

There's been a significant rise in the number of workers who didn't receive any training in the last year, up from one in six to one in four, according to the 2021 Learner Survey from Kallidus.

Interview: Learning Performance Benchmark Report 2021

Learning News | 14 Jul 2021

The annual Learning Performance Benchmark report shows how well organisations are doing building a high-impact, performance-oriented learning culture. Learning News asks the report's authors how the learning sector is progressing.

QA acquires Circus Street

Learning News | 06 Jul 2021

QA has completed the acquisition of Circus Street, a provider of digital skills including ecommerce, data analytics and digital marketing skills.

Articulate Raises $1.5 Billion

Learning News | 01 Jul 2021

Articulate has raised $1.5 Billion in Series A Round led by General Atlantic, with participation from Blackstone Growth and ICONIQ Growth.

Learning News Bulletin June 2021

Learning News | 24 Jun 2021

A round up of popular stories from Learning News over the last month.

Adjusting to hybrid working - interview with Pam Hamilton, author of Supercharged Teams

Learning News | 23 Jun 2021

Hybrid working is about to impact almost every organisation, but how well prepared is business? How will managers and teams adapt to new, more agile ways of working?

Oracle Helps Organizations Build a More Agile Workforce with Skills Insights

Learning News | 23 Jun 2021

Oracle today announced a new solution to help organizations better understand, manage, and grow the skills of their workforce: Oracle Dynamic Skills.

CrossKnowledge's new Digital Learning Maturity diagnostic tool

Learning News | 23 Jun 2021

Interview with Cedric Borzee about CrossKnowledge's new diagnostic tool that assesses an organisation's digital learning maturity.

Kortext raises £15m to accelerate platform development roadmap

Learning News | 23 Jun 2021

$17 Billion Game-Based Learning Market

Learning News | 22 Jun 2021

European corporate training 8% CAGR to 2025

Learning News | 21 Jun 2021

New report into learners’ preferences

Learning News | 21 Jun 2021

Business facing pressure from increasing skills gaps

Learning News | 16 Jun 2021

New Cyber Security Partnership to Support 500,000 UK SMBs

Learning News | 15 Jun 2021

Learning analytics market growth forecast

Learning News | 02 Jun 2021

Learning News Bulletin, May 2021

Learning News | 27 May 2021

Talent acquisition market: new leaders emerge

Learning News | 25 May 2021

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