Tag: learning and development

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Learning & Development

Talent Shortage? Tap Into Transferable Skills Within Your Organization

Traditionally people sat in one team for the duration of their employment. Their expertise is rarely loaned to other teams — and that has to change.

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Learning & Development

Experimentation Is the Future of Enterprise Learning

There are more than 60 ways that companies use learning to develop employees. The key to finding what's right for you is trial and error.

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Learning & Development

ELB Learning Makes Acquisition, Rebrands Next Day

The former eLearning Brothers bolsters its corporate learning portfolio via acquisition as talent development moves up the corporate agenda.

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Digital Workplace

How to Encourage Curiosity in a Digital Workplace

Remote and hybrid teams should be no barrier to innovation. It all starts with leaders embracing and encouraging employee curiosity in the digital workplace.

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Digital Workplace

Beyond the Hype: 4 Ways to Drive Real Business Value in the Metaverse

The specifics of how businesses can find opportunities in the metaverse can be hard to grasp in this nascent, evolving and exorbitantly hyped space.

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Learning & Development

Learning & Development Climbs to the Top of the Corporate Agenda

Experimentation and rapid change pushed corporate learning onto the C-Suite's agenda but significant challenges remain, including a shortage of L&D talent.

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Digital Workplace

WhatsApp Upgrade Improves Business Appeal, Strivr Lands $35M for VR Training and More News

Zoom enters visual collaboration market, Microsoft rebrands governance products and more news from Strivr, Meta and Device42.

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Employee Experience

Gloat's Opportunity Hub Takes Aim at Employee Experience

The New York City-based talent marketplace specialist opens its platform to third party services in employee learning, coaching and well-being.

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Learning & Development

Is Content Still King in Corporate Learning?

The case of HR tech company Cornerstone shows that content is not just a commodity in today's skills-driven workplace. It's a source of competitive advantage.

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Learning & Development

Training Can Close the Technology Skills Gap

When you can't hire the talent you need, take another look inside. Here's how two firms created a pipeline to transform raw talent into seasoned professionals.

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Learning & Development

Learn In Wants to Reinvent Employee Skill Development

The Salt Lake City-based company secured $13 million from investors to expand its approach to skill development via integrated 'Talent Academies.'

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Learning & Development

Skillsoft Introduces New Assessment Tool to Identify Workforce Skill Gaps

The Boston-based company aims to help organizations identify the current state of workforce skills and recommend individualized growth plans.

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Learning & Development

ThriveDX SaaS Expands Security Training Portfolio with Kontra Acquisition

Application security is central to the combined company's approach to workplace training and digital skills development.

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Information Management

Extending Data Science Skills Across the Organization

For data science to truly change an organization, it can’t be left up to just the data scientists.

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Learning & Development

Why Diversity Training Fails, and How to Make it Stick

If your company is treating diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) as a stand-alone diversity training topic, it’s doomed to fail.

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Learning & Development

Cornerstone Acquires Learning Experience Platform EdCast

Cornerstone, one of the leaders in the talent management and learning market, adds EdCast's learning experience platform to its growing tech portfolio.

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Learning & Development

Inkling Debuts Workflow Enhancements to Support Remote, Deskless Workers

Workflow enhancements by Inkling are designed to drive efficiency and a better user experience for embedded training and knowledge in operational checklists.

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Learning & Development

JFF and University of Phoenix Announce Joint Initiative to Support Black Learners and Workers

Boston-based workforce development nonprofit teams up with the for-profit university to study the role of social capital in educational and career success.

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Learning & Development

Do We Have a Global Digital Workplace Skills Crisis?

Salesforce’s Global Digital Skills Index takes an in-depth look at the findings based on what 23,000+ workers across 19 countries say about digital skills.

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Employee Experience

Career Development in the Remote or Hybrid Workplace

Organizations are implementing new strategies to ensure equal career development opportunities to all employees in the new virtual workplace.