Large Global Training Organizations

Giant Training Organizations & Their Top 8 Technology Practices

By Gordon Johnson, VP Marketing, Expertus Cisco. ADP. Microsoft. They’re giants in their industries with mega training organizations to support their success. They’re also clients that Expertus built our company on. We’ve actually supported big, complex, global enterprises for 18 years. And we’ve leveraged what we’ve learned to build the market’s #1 ranked LMS for…

Mobile Learning + Gamification: Postcards From the Edge

By guest contributor Katrina Baker, Technology director ATD LA & author of LMS Success Mobile. Is there any bigger technology trend in business — especially in learning? With a workforce that is constantly traveling, and millennial employees demanding instant access to training and performance support, mobile innovation is helping learning organizations adapt. But these new opportunities also bring challenges. What should learning professionals keep…

LMS Tech Today: What Do Learning Leaders Say?

By guest contributor, Katrina Baker, elearning consultant & author, LMS Success Recently, I had an opportunity to lead a discussion on corporate learning technology at the Expertus customer summit. This event was special for me because it brought me face-to-face with a group of training managers and administrators who are genuinely committed to transforming the way learning happens in their organizations.…

LMS usability is more than dazzling visual design and demos

Evaluating LMS Usability: Beyond a Dazzling Demo

By Kathleen Waid, Senior Director of Client Services, Expertus October 10, 2014 Have you ever been spellbound by a jaw-dropping software demonstration? Guided tours of new technology sometimes seem like pure magic. So why does the magic often fade when we fire-up that software back at the office? Poor usability is likely to blame. Lack…

Apple from a learning management system user

Choosing LMS Features: Why Less Is More

By Kathleen Waid, Senior Director of Client Services, Expertus July 7, 2014 The Vision Marcia Conner is a well-known expert in workplace learning and innovation. Several years ago, she outlined a next-generation software design philosophy that every LMS vendor would be wise to embrace: “…Alan Perlis once wrote, ‘Simplicity does not precede complexity, but follows…