News stories from Learning News in 2022

Increase in acquisitions and investments

Learning News | 20 Jan 2022

The UK learning sector has seen an increase in acquisitions and investment activity: Looop, Virtual College and Walkgrove are amongst those acquired since the start of 2022 and Learning Pool has acquired True Office, an adaptive learning tech provider.

Game-Based Learning Market $29.7 billion by 2026

Learning News | 19 Jan 2022

A new report out this week has the game-based learning market growing at 22% over the next four years to reach almost $30 billion.

Frontline workers closer together but deep divides emerge with leaders

Learning News | 13 Jan 2022

The COVID-19 pandemic has helped bring frontline workers closer together but has exposed deep divides with leaders, according to research from Microsoft.

eLearning Brothers acquires Rehearsal

Learning News | 13 Jan 2022

eLearning Brothers has announced the acquisition of a video-based practice and coaching platform, Rehearsal.

360Learning acquires Looop

Learning News | 12 Jan 2022

360Learning, which recently announced a $200M investment for growth and acquisitions, has announced it has acquired the UK LMS vendor Looop; the business aims to build an era of collaborative learning focused on L&D automation and leadership.

Millions want to start their own business

Learning News | 12 Jan 2022

1 in 10 UK workers, over 3 million people, want to start their own business in 2022 according to research by Intuit Quickbooks.

Thoughtworks joins as industry collaborator in Data Analytics Career Accelerator

Learning News | 12 Jan 2022

Technology consultancy, Thoughtworks, has joined the Data Analytics Career Accelerator, a new programme developed by The London School of Economics and Political Science and online education company FourthRev.