All in One

LIQUID-U™ Launches New Online Bartender-Skills Academy

LIQUID-U™Washington, DC (USA), September 2017 - LIQUID-U™ is providing restaurants, beverage retailers, distributors, and suppliers with a new turn-key training resource to upgrade and safeguard their employees’ basic beverage knowledge - all without the cost of content or eLearning-platform creation. 


Vision & Strategy

PulseLearning Promotes Patrick Fealy to CEO

Patrick Fealy New York, NY (USA), September 2017 - Global eLearning-solutions company PulseLearning has announced the appointment of Patrick (Pa) Fealy as CEO. Fealy, who joined PulseLearning in 2005, will succeed the company’s founder, Jim Breen, who moves into the role of Executive Chairman. 



EssentialSkillz Release New GDPR eLearning Course

Chester (UK), September 2017 - EssentialSkillz, a global leader in online safety training and compliance software, has launched a new eLearning course on a topic on which all organisations in the EU need to ensure they are up to speed this year: General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).



Learnlight Wins 2017 EdTechXGlobal Growth Award

London (UK), September 2017 - Learnlight, a leading ed-tech provider of blended language and skills training, has announced its winning of the prestigious 2017 EdTechXGlobal Growth Award. This award recognizes the fastest growing and most innovative startups across the worldwide ed-tech industry.


Significant Focus

Turning Big Data into an Advantage

London (UK), September 2017 - A new "LEO insight" demonstrates the need for a big-data approach to measuring business impact; another reveals how to set a successful and sustainable measuring strategy.


Craig Weiss

"Growth Engineering Top in My NextGen Rankings"

Windsor (UK), September 2017 - Growth Engineering, a multi-award-winning learning-technologies company, has claimed the top spot on Craig Weiss’s NextGen LMS Grid. Craig Weiss is a learning-technology analyst known for the eLearning 24/7 blog and his annual Top 50 LMS report, in which Growth Engineering’s Academy LMS was named the #1 NextGen LMS. He has released an "LMS NextGen Grid" in which he plotted the top twenty LMSs on a quadrant according to their NextGen functionality and their NextGen market growth.


Instant Evaluation

Zoomi Launches Learning Intelligence Services

Malvern, PA (USA), August 2017 - Zoomi, a leading Artificial Intelligence-based learning- analytics company, has announced the release of its Learning Intelligence Services, created to make learning more efficient and impactful. The suite of analytics services takes personalized learning to the next level by delivering analytical insight to clients from experts in big-data learning analytics, social learning networks, and human development.


Skillsoft & MIT SMR

To Train the Next Generation of Business Leaders

Bill Donoghue, Executive Chairman of the Skillsoft groupBoston, MA (USA), August 2017 - Skillsoft, a global leader in corporate learning, has partnered with MIT Sloan Management Review (MIT SMR) to curate the journal’s best leadership assets and deliver them to its 40 million users. This key collaboration kicks off a series of new, innovative content partnerships that will empower Skillsoft’s Leadership and Business Skills learners with professional training from the industry’s top experts.


Expansion Plan

ProBility Completes Acquisition of Cranbury International

Houston, TX (USA), August 7, 2017 - ProBility Media Corp., an ed-tech company building the first full-service training and career-advancement brand for the skilled trades, has announced its purchase of the Montpelier, Vermont firm Cranbury International, an exporter of educational and training to international markets.


Training Metric

New LMS App for Compliance Training Managers

Manhattan Beach, CA (USA), August 2017 - Traliant, a provider of interactive online compliance training for the modern workforce, recently announced the availability of a new LMS app that gives managers on-the-go access to their organization’s compliance-training activities from any smartphone or tablet.


NetDimensions Talent Suite 13.1

Greater User Flexibility Is a Key Factor

Hong Kong (HK), August 2017 - Learning Technologies Group plc company NetDimensions has released their latest version of the NetDimensions Talent Suite - version 13.1. The new release includes a number of exciting features, including improved Artificial Intelligence (AI) functionality and revamped forums.


Relevant Learning Style

The Critical Importance of Microlearning in L&D Strategies

Steve DineenLondon (UK), August 2017 - Fuse Universal, a transformer of learning in business with expertise in learning platforms, learning content, and skill-set transformation, has published insights into how L&D leaders can adopt and embrace microlearning as part of their learning-and-performance strategy.



Nomad Foods Europe Accredited by the LPI

London (UK), August 2017 - The Learning and Performance Institute (LPI) has granted Learning Department accreditation to Nomad Foods Europe for its demonstrated commitment to excellence. The LPI is a leading accreditation and membership body for the workplace-learning sector.