Despite Industry Perception

70:20:10 Remains a Change Agent in the L&D Industry

London (UK), February 2019 - Recent research undertaken by GoodPractice has shown that after a decade of debate, 70:20:10 has yet to reach its peak, despite a varied and evolving understanding of the framework and its application within the L&D industry.

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18,000 Book Summaries

getAbstract Offers Free Student Access

Aventura, FL (USA), February 2019 - getAbstract, one of the world's largest libraries of compressed knowledge, is now offering free access to its online collection to students over the age of sixteen. Students will have access to a growing database of 18,000 abstracts covering topics such as career planning, economics, business, management, science, technology, and politics. 

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2019 Fosway 9-Grid™

Degreed Is Bringing Europe a New Language: Skills

DegreedSan Francisco, CA (USA), February 2019 - Degreed’s product innovation and growing market presence in Europe has been recognised in the 2019 Fosway 9-Grid™ for Learning Systems. In 2016, Degreed acquired Gibbon, a pioneer in developing software to curate and share learning resources from across the internet. Based outside Amsterdam, The Netherlands, it was Degreed’s first big step expanding into Europe, but that was only the beginning.

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Virtual Book Club

ODILO Launches "Netflix-Styled" Digital Libraries

London (UK), February 2019 - ODILO has launched "ODILO Workplace Reading", intelligent digital libraries and virtual book clubs that are collectively aimed at promoting cultures of non-stop reading and learning while saving employees money by offering free titles.

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IT Training

DDLS Commences Delivery of AWS Accredited Training

Haymarket (AU), February 2019 - DDLS, Australia’s largest provider of corporate IT training, has added Amazon Web Services (AWS) accredited training to its portfolio. Training will be rolled out across all DDLS training centres in Australia to support the growing demand for training on AWS Cloud.

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Managing Production

Launch of CBTL SATELLITE in the UK

London (UK), February 2019 - Launching in the UK at Learning Technologies 2019, CBTL SATELLITE from CBTL GmbH brings together a range of established solutions and innovations into a single web based platform for creating learning content across global markets.

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EQUS

To Prevent Spreadsheet Mistakes and Misinterpretations

Sheffield (UK), February 2019 - While the use - and significance - of spreadsheets is growing, mistakes over their construction and interpretation are proving costly to industry on an almost daily basis. According to a recent report from Salesforce, customer relationship management (CRM) specialists, some 88% of spreadsheets contain errors. These are costing organisations billions of dollars due to miscalculations and misinterpretations of data.

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Agile Video Production

Amphigean Gets Animated about PowerPoint

Kendal (UK), February 2019 - Creative Director Bryan Strange illustrates why this easily accessible software is perfect for video production. Agile Video Production with PowerPoint may seem like a contradiction in terms, but digital learning solutions company, Amphigean, is proving doubters wrong.

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Highest Achievements

Winners of the Learning Awards 2019 Announced

London (UK), February 2019 - The learning and development community’s top organisations and outstanding individuals gathered together in London to celebrate the 23rd annual Learning Awards. Devised and hosted exclusively by the Learning & Performance Institute, the Learning Awards is widely regarded as the L&D sector’s premier awards ceremony.

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Learnability

Africa’s Top Edtech Conference Issues Call for Papers

eLearning Africa 2018Berlin (GER), February 2019 - The organisers of eLearning Africa, the Continent’s leading conference and exhibition on learning, training, and technology, have issued a Call for Papers from anyone interested in presenting at this year’s event. It will be held in the Sofitel Abidjan Hotel Ivoire in Cote d’Ivoire, 23-25 October 2019.

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