News stories from Learning News in 2024

Alison launches free learning management system

Learning News | 11 Apr 2024

Groundbreaking LMS business model aims to revolutionise training for organisations; interview with Alison CEO, Mike Feerick.

Economic pressures hit digital learning market

Learning News | 26 Mar 2024

Budgets down, lengthening buying decisions, higher justification bar; economic pressures are having ‘significant impact’ on the sector; Interview with Myles Runham, Senior Analyst, Fosway.

Kallidus appoints Harry Chapman-Walker CEO

Learning News | 21 Mar 2024

Learning and development software provider, Kallidus, has announced Harry Chapman-Walker as CEO, taking over from Stephen Read.

Economic optimism but learning market under pressure

Learning News | 19 Mar 2024

While there are signs of a cautiously optimistic job market in the wider economy the learning market remains challenged.

LMS365 acquires HR tech platform Valuebeat

Learning News | 19 Mar 2024

LMS365, an AI-powered learning platform built into Microsoft 365 and Teams, today announced its acquisition of Valuebeat.

Cornerstone acquires spatial learning business, Talespin

Learning News | 19 Mar 2024

Cornerstone has announced the acquisition of extended reality capabilities and a team of highly specialised domain experts from Talespin, a spatial learning company focused on workforce skills development.

Learning Technologies 2024 Preview

Learning News | 18 Mar 2024

Conference Chair, Donald H Taylor, along market analyst David Wilson from Fosway and three of the show's exhibitors, Nuz Saeed, Omniplex Learning, Andy Costello, Kineo and Hannah Quinton, GuyKat, look ahead to Learning Technologies 2024.

Accenture to acquire Udacity

Learning News | 11 Mar 2024

Global professional services business, Accenture, has announced it is purchasing the digital education business, Udacity, for an undisclosed sum and investing $1 billion over three years to meet clients’ training needs.

Outstanding Contribution to Learning: Serena Gonsalves-Fersch

Learning News | 08 Mar 2024

Dr. Serena Gonsalves-Fersch, FLPI, recipient of the Colin Steed Award at this year's Learning Awards, talks about her career in Learning and Development.

Thrive appoints Head of AI

Learning News | 07 Mar 2024

Niloufar Zarin to lead the development of AI across the LMS vendor and its product roadmap.

Learning systems market 2024

Learning News | 29 Feb 2024

LMS market over $50 billion by 2028

Learning News | 27 Feb 2024

New Instructional Design Diploma

Learning News | 22 Feb 2024

Skill Dynamics acquires Content Enablers

Learning News | 22 Feb 2024

Learning Pool acquires OnScreen digital adoption platform

Learning News | 22 Feb 2024

Realities for HR: tech, AI, employee experience, skills and investment trends

Learning News | 15 Feb 2024

Sentiment for AI, a record high

Learning News | 14 Feb 2024

XR design skills lab opens in London

Learning News | 12 Feb 2024

L&D redundancies up; budgets tightening

Learning News | 30 Jan 2024

Skills Crisis: Talent management shortcomings

Learning News | 23 Jan 2024

Learning Pool enters Digital Adoption Platform market

Learning News | 17 Jan 2024

E-learning services market over $800 Billion by 2030

Learning News | 11 Jan 2024