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Springboard’s Sprint gathers momentum to close the gender pay gap

A programme intended to end the gender pay gap by helping undergraduate women develop to their fullest potential, has now amassed over 2,000 ‘graduates’ since it began in May 2013.   Known as ‘Sprint’ and developed by The Springboard Consultancy (SBC), a UK-based international training company specialising in addressing women's development issues, the programme, the [...]

By | November 26th, 2015|Categories: Lifestyle, Women's issues|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Telefónica ditches ‘chocolate box approach’ to learning in favour of the eXact learning LCMS

Telecoms giant, Telefónica, has standardised its technology-delivered learning materials thanks to eXact learning solutions’ learning content management system (LCMS).   Early in 2014, Telefónica UK’s learning and development professionals realised that all the company’s learning materials’ authors were creating content using a variety of authoring tools. As Asi DeGani, Head of Digital Learning at Telefónica [...]

By | November 24th, 2015|Categories: Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Charity begins with e-learning awards

The Charity Learning Consortium (CLC) Conference and Awards, which took place in the City of London on 19th November, honoured those creating the most effective learning resources with little or no budget.   The CLC – which includes over120 charities, housing associations and not-for-profits organisations among its membership – exists to enable e-learning to be [...]

By | November 20th, 2015|Categories: Learning Technologies|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Intuition and its 2m customers benefit from the eXact learning LCMS

Knowledge management specialist, Intuition, is benefitting from using eXact learning solutions’ learning content management system (LCMS) to maintain and update its library of online content materials.   In the first 18 months after implementing the LCMS, Intuition’s team of subject matter experts (SMEs) and instructional designers – whose output serves a global audience of over [...]

By | November 16th, 2015|Categories: Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Safety Media and EDTRIN seal an Agreement in health and safety training to a global market

Under a strategic partnership agreement between Safety Media and EDTRIN, EDTRIN will be responsible for the marketing and delivery of Safety Media’s training programs to global markets. It will also provide translation, localization and contextualization services.   “Safety Media and EDTRIN has formed a strategic partnership to deliver our best of breed health and safety [...]

Opera and ballet at the leading edge of technology

Recently, Dominique Meyer, the Director of the Wiener Staatsoper - along with a team from the Opera House - returned to the Austrian Embassy in London to outline the opera house’s artistic plans for the 2015/16 season and to provide an update on the ‘live at home’ technology.     The technology is [...]

Docebo introduces social and informal learning modules at Dubai event

Docebo, producer of the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) Enterprise learning management system (LMS), is unveiling two major new modules that work alongside its product to create an ecosystem.   These new modules, that enable Coaching, Informal and Social Learning to be added to online training projects, are part of the latest release of the Docebo LMS. They [...]

By | November 6th, 2015|Categories: Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Seventy per cent of L&D teams are failing to improve business productivity

Only three out of ten organisations are achieving improved productivity and engagement from their L&D initiatives, only two out of ten have seen improvements in the learning culture of the organisation and only four out of 10 are achieving increased efficiency as a result of their training strategies, according to the 2015 Towards Maturity Benchmark [...]

By | November 5th, 2015|Categories: Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

EDTRIN signs Agreement with Bangladesh’s Environment and Population Research Center

EDTRIN has entered into an agreement with the Environment and Population Research Center Ltd (EPRC) of Dhaka, Bangladesh, to provide vocational and certificate level education and training in the country.   EPRC is a multi-disciplinary research, education, training and networking non-government non-profit organization with a vision to redress sufferings of the poor through appropriate management/development [...]

Docebo named as Best of Elearning! Awards Finalist

Learning executives and professionals from around the world have nominated Docebo as a finalist in the 2015 Best of Elearning! Awards.   Docebo’s learning management system (LMS) has been nominated in the “LMS Cloud” category of the awards. Now in their 11th year, these awards – which are announced in December, inElearning! Magazine’s Best of [...]

By | November 3rd, 2015|Categories: Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments