Leadership Programmes

Saba Expands Leadership Team in EMEA

Christian FoergBracknell (UK), November 2017 — Saba, a provider of people-centric talent-management solutions, has announced the expansion of its strategic leadership team in the EMEA region, naming industry veterans to key posts. To accelerate regional go-to-market strategies and local market expansion, Saba has appointed Christian Foerg as General Manager EMEA Region. 

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Ludic Group

New Research Identifies the Workplace of the Future

London (UK), November 2017 - New research published by The Ludic Group has found that the changing nature of workforces and the growing need for a flexible workplace are creating new challenges for communication, collaboration and engagement for businesses across the UK. 

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Atlantis Group

To Improve Aid to Tackle a Global Education Crisis

London (UK), November 2017 - An expert group of former education ministers and heads of government, including former U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and former UK Secretary of State for Education Nicky Morgan, has written an open letter to G20 heads of government calling for international education aid to be enshrined in law to combat a global education crisis.

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Research Highlights

The Changing Realities of European HR in 2017-18

Fosway Corporate ConnectCirencester (UK), November 2017 - With economic, technological, and social change creating a perfect storm for organisations and employees alike, 600+ HR leaders gave their views on the future of work to Fosway Group. Can HR's strategies hold the key to success in these turbulent times?

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Video Training Module

1/3 of UK Businesses Have Never Heard of GDPR

London (UK), November 2017 - Hundreds of thousands of UK businesses are in the dark about GDPR, with research finding that almost a third have never even heard of it. Learning provider Litmos Heroes has discovered that over 30% of UK businesses have done nothing to meet the new EU regulations, which come into force in May 2018. Worryingly, 10% aren't planning on doing anything about the regulation, despite the threat of fines of up to twenty million euros.

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Business Content Catalog

Video Content Represents 30% of Overall Assets

New York, NY (USA), November 2017 - BlueBottleBiz, the first collaborative learning platform for business professionals, has experienced a 50 percent increase in the number of business books and videos hosted in the platform's library so far in 2017. The library now features 50,000 assets, provided by 400 publishing partners. Content is available in six languages, including English, Spanish, German, French, Chinese, and Portuguese.

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Explosive Learning Solutions

A Three-Module Programme for NHS Improvement Staff

Marc WatermanOxfordshire (UK), November 2017 - Learning and development specialist Explosive Learning Solutions (ELS) is working with the NHS Improvement to deliver training to 400 people across England. The programme aims to provide these students with the skills to enable them to train their NHS colleagues in the operation and implementation of Demand and Capacity (D&C) models. 

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Clarity Consultants

Performance Management Program for Service Provider

Campbell CA, (USA), November 2017 - Clarity Consultants, a provider of corporate learning and development consultancy, has announced the development of a performance management program for a high-technology service provider client. Several years ago a large high-technology service provider for multinational corporations decided to completely refashion their approach to performance management.

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Machine Learning

New Suite Measures and Verifies Skills

Farmington, UT (USA), November 2017 - Pluralsight, an enterprise technology learning platform, has announced a new skills assessment and development suite that replaces traditional methods for assessing and benchmarking technology talent. The new suite, which includes Pluralsight IQ, advanced skills analytics, and advanced channels analytics, is designed to provide technology professionals and leaders with a fast, accurate, and affordable way to measure technology skills. The new suite uses machine learning and modern testing theory to significantly reduce the amount of time and cost usually dedicated to validating technology skills.

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OEB 2017

The Future of Education in a Rapidly Changing World

Berlin (GER), November 2017 - This year’s OEB Global conference explores the future of digital education. Over 2,300 attendees from the worldwide academic, corporate, and public sectors are expected at this year’s OEB Global in Berlin, making it the largest international conference and exhibition focusing on educational and learning technologies.

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LMS Product Profiles

LMS Vendors Get Promotional Platform

Reno, NV (USA) / Athens (GR), November 2017 - Learning-management system (LMS) producers and vendors can now promote their products and services via eLearning Industry's pay-per-click (PPC) platform. The recently launched platform, which allows the world’s 1,230 or so LMS vendors to advertise their products and services online, provides targeted pay-per-click (PPC) internet marketing. 

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Virtual College

How eLearning Weathers the Storm at eLN CONNECT

Ilkley (UK), November 2017 - Virtual College, in collaboration with the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECWMF), will be exhibiting and presenting at this year’s eLearning Network Annual Conference. The ELN CONNECT 2017 event, 07 November, marked the 30th birthday of the eLearning Network, an organisation for learning professionals.

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Collaboration

Networking Soirée for Learning Leaders

Laura OvertonLondon (UK), November 2017 – Next generation learning solutions provider Fuse Universal have unveiled their plans for latest networking Soirée event, in collaboration with Towards Maturity, in November. Founder and CEO of Fuse Universal, Steve Dineen, invites learning professionals to attend an evening networking event with speakers from the Fuse team and Towards Maturity’s CEO, Laura Overton.

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Workplace Learning

ICELW 2018 - Call for Papers

New York, NY (USA), November 2017 - ICELW 2018, the eleventh annual International Conference on eLearning in the Workplace, will be held at Columbia University in New York, 13-15 June 2018. The ICELW 2018 call for proposals is now open, and the deadline is 15 December 2017.

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Interactive Business Festival

hub.berlin Shows What "Digital First" Means

Berlin (GER), November 2017 - In the future, digital technologies will play a decisive role in the success of businesses in all sectors and will shape our society. But how can big data, blockchain, artificial intelligence, or virtual reality be applied today? One hundred and thirty top-class speakers will answer these and the many more questions of digitisation at hub.berlin, 28 November. 

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