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…

LMS Selection Advice: Who Do You Trust?

By Gordon Johnson, VP Marketing, Expertus Corporate learning transformation. For years, it seemed like wishful thinking — available only to a few visionary L&D leaders with very deep pockets. But now, that promise is within reach for any organization — thanks to recent innovations in learning management systems, cloud computing, social networks and mobile technologies. As the economy rebounds, it’s…

LMS Predictions 2015: Mother of All Crystal Ball Picks

By Gordon Johnson, VP Marketing, Expertus “It’s difficult to make predictions — especially about the future.” – Danish Proverb Forecasts are naturally uncertain. But for training professionals, one thing is always a sure bet. At the start of each year, the future of learning management systems takes center stage, as a wave of “crystal ball” blog posts, reports and webinars rolls across the…

Sucess factors of blended learning in an LMS

Blended Learning: Does Your LMS Make The Grade?

6 Success Factors for a “Blended Friendly” LMS By Caleb Johnson, Director of Strategic Accounts, Expertus Blended learning. Integrated learning. Hybrid learning. Flipped classroom. Whatever term you prefer — the idea of mixed learning modes appeals to training practitioners. There’s good reason for enthusiasm. Educational experiences that incorporate both synchronous and asynchronous elements can be…

Meercat onboarding program in social learning environment

Onboarding: It Takes a Learning Village

By guest expert, Nancy Rubin, Ph.D. Welcome To The Hood You just hired a promising new employee. She starts next Monday. Is your organization prepared for the challenge? You have a folder of HR documentation to pass along. You’ve invited department employees to drop by for a “meet-and-greet” coffee break that morning. You’re all set,…

Which direction to take? Cloud learning or VILT and the LMS

Reunited? Classrooms and The Cloud

Moving Past Either/Or Comparisons By Holly Sheldon, Senior Business Analyst, Expertus For years, we’ve seen trend lines shift, as enterprise learning organizations abandoned traditional instructor-led training (ILT) in favor of virtual solutions. Long considered the backbone of corporate learning, ILT had clearly moved from center stage by 2010. Adoption of virtual classrooms was so brisk…