Hospitality Training Tool Can Free You from Management Hell

Michael AzzopardiLondon (UK), April 2019 - It’s a simple idea: a hospitality training solution that offers all the powerful tools of a top-of-the-range learning management system for a price that companies of any size can afford. But don’t just stop at the tool; make it readily available with truly effective multilingual training videos. This way, managers of hospitality businesses can start training their staff immediately.


Danish Manufacturer

Fuse for Next-Gen Learning Solution

Henrik ChristiansenBjerrinbro (DK) / London (UK), April 2019 - Next-gen learning solutions provider Fuse Universal (Fuse) recently announced that the Danish pump manufacturer Grundfos has selected Fuse as their learning and communications platform.


New Release

MicroLearn Further Expands Content Library

London (UK), April 2019 - Dedicated to developing new topics, alongside managing existing content, MicroLearn’s Creative Team have created eight brand-new courses for release in April 2019, increasing the size of its off-the-shelf catalogue to 150 titles. The courses are entitled Remote Working, Networking, Collaborative Working, Career Planning and First Impressions.


FT | IE Corporate Learning Alliance

To Strengthen Position in the Executive Development Sector

Gustav NordbäckLondon (UK), April 2019 - As a result of rapid expansion and the success of collaboration that set a new standard in the executive development sector, Financial Times and IE Business School have announced the launch of Headspring, the new identity of the joint venture formerly known as FT | IE Corporate Learning Alliance. The rebrand comes four years after the original launch and is a result of a new approach towards greater client centricity and value creation in the leadership development sector.


Laura Overton

Towards Maturity Announces Departure of CEO and Founder

Laura OvertonLondon (UK), March 2019 - Towards Maturity has announced that CEO Laura Overton has taken the decision to step back, as the business moves to its next phase of growth. After fifteen years leading Towards Maturity on a mission to help learning innovation make a real impact, founder and CEO Laura Overton has taken the decision to step back, having secured its future as part of Emerald, a global provider of research and learning resources. 



Steve Webster Joins Microlearning Platform EdApp

Steve Webster and teamLondon (UK), March 2019 - Industry veteran Steve Webster has been appointed as Country Manager, UK for the innovative microlearning platform EdApp. Steve, a prominent personality in the learning landscape in Britain for more than twenty years, brings all his talent and expertise to drive adoption of the tool now being used by industry leaders worldwide.


Video Library

Corporates Back Project to Support Charity Digital Skills

Stroud (UK), March 2019 - The Clear Lesson Foundation has teamed up with River Island, Aviva, Costa Coffee, and Good Things Foundation to produce video resources to help charities tackle their digital skills. According to the Charity Digital Skills Report, 45% of charities don’t have a digital strategy, yet most charities know that digital skills can help them work more effectively and retain staff. For those charities that do have a strategy, they may not have the budget or resources to help them implement it.


Corporate Learning

Emerald Acquires Mind Tools

Bingley (UK), March 2019 – Emerald Group, a global provider of research and learning resources, has announced the successful acquisition of Mind Tools, a digital learning and performance support company.


Educational Transformation

Gutenberg Technology Names Gjergj Demiraj as President

Boston, MA (USA), March 2019 - Gutenberg Technology ("GT") kicked off the New Year by announcing that its Board of Directors has appointed Gjergj Demiraj as its new President and Chief Executive Officer. Demiraj has been shaping the direction of GT for over seven years and is primed to confirm GT’s leadership in the publishing industry, while breaking into promising new markets as he takes the helm.


Game Changer

Growth Engineering to Launch Learning Games Department

Windsor (UK), March 2019 - Growth Engineering is investing in learning games and dramatically expanding its development capabilities in gamified and game based learning. The creation of a new department dedicated entirely to making game based learning more accessible puts clear blue water between Growth Engineering and other content authoring tool providers.


Bite Sized Learning

MicroLearn Confirms New Partnership with CILIP

CILIPLondon (UK), March 2019 - MicroLearn, a leading microlearning content provider, has announced a new partnership with CILIP, the UK Library and Information Association. The agreement supports the development of talent, promotion of innovation, encouragement of workforce diversity, and the long-term future for information professionals and librarians in the UK and internationally.