Passion for Learning Tech

David Verhaag Joins THRIVE as Demand in the US Explodes

David VerhaagNottingham (UK), April 2021 - The next-gen learning experience platform provider, THRIVE, has appointed David Verhaag as US Head of Implementation & Customer Success to support demand from enterprise prospects in the United States. David joins THRIVE with 15+ years of experience, having previously been Chief Customer Officer at Degreed and led fast-growing success teams at HireVue and SuccessFactors.


Over a Decade at the Top

Imparta Recognised as Top Global Training Company

London (UK), April 2021 - Training Industry has announced its selections for the 2021 Top Training Companies™ lists for the sales training and enablement sector of the learning and development (L&D) market. Imparta was selected in the prestigious list for the eleventh year in a row.



Agylia LMS Supports the Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult

Bristol (UK), April 2021 - The Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult (CGT Catapult) has selected the Agylia learning management system (LMS) to provide the advanced therapies and vaccine manufacturing industry with access to the latest training resources, enabling the upskilling of talent to meet the predicted skills demand in this space.



FATbit Launches Virtual Tutoring & Consultation Platform

Punjab (IN), April 2021 - FATbit Technologies, a leading provider of web-based software for online marketplaces, has announced the release of a new version of their online tutoring and consultation software, Yo!Coach. Yo!Coach is a scalable, fully customizable, and 100% white label solution that enables budding entrepreneurs to launch feature-rich online tutoring and consultation marketplaces similar to Preply, Verbling, and Growth Mentor.


Staff Learning

Breast Cancer Now Selects the Agylia LMS

Bristol (UK), April 2021 - Agylia announces that Breast Cancer Now has selected its learning management system (LMS) to provide employees with access to on-demand digital and blended learning programmes to improve skills, performance, and ongoing development. Breast Cancer Now is a UK charity providing world-class research and life-changing care for people affected by breast cancer.


Self-Directed Online Learning

Increasing Effective Learning in the Public Sector

Wendy Edie, eCom's Managing DirectorDunfermline (SCT), April 2021 - In the current Covid-19 pandemic-influenced operating conditions, many traditional approaches to learning and development (L&D), including classroom-delivered courses, have been suspended. Providing alternatives, including curated and self-directed online learning, are taking on a new importance for the L&D sector's professionals.



Top 15 Highest-Performing Learning Departments of 2021

London (UK), March 2021 - The Learning and Performance Institute (LPI) has issued a report highlighting the Top 15 Highest-Performing Learning Departments for 2021. Using benchmark data from its well-established accreditation programme, the Institute has identified the fifteen highest-scoring internal learning departments, all of whom are operating at the very best levels of performance.