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Along the Innovation Curve

Along the Innovation Curve

-The Most Innovative Learning Applications By Sam S. Adkins, Metaari Chief Researcher The global learning technology industry is in a period of profound innovation. Gamebased Learning companies are getting FDA approval for their therapeutic games, AI-based exam proctoring has altered the landscape of the certification business, artificial employees are now…
Rethinking the Employee Lifecycle

Rethinking the Employee Lifecycle

By Ryan Eudy, CEO, EJ4 Many HR professionals are familiar with the concept of the employee lifecycle. The idea is that every employee goes through stages with your organization, including recruitment, onboarding, ongoing development, retention, and exit or separation. Different HR programs with different goals apply at each stage as…
UDEMY Surpasses $100 Million Revenue Annually

UDEMY Surpasses $100 Million Revenue Annually

Udemy for Business, has scaled from $1 million to $100 million annual recurring revenue (ARR) in just five years. Udemy for Business curates 7,000 of the highest-rated courses covering in-demand professional skills that employees need. When the pandemic resulted in shelter-in-place orders, Udemy for Business experienced a 90% surge in…
IBM Splits Into 2 Companies

IBM Splits Into 2 Companies

IBM  announced a strategic plan to tackle the $1 trillion hybrid cloud opportunity by separating the managed infrastructure services unit from its Global Technology Services division. It will become a new public company, a spinoff that for now IBM is calling “NewCo.” “IBM is laser-focused on the $1 trillion hybrid cloud…
CSU Chico and UCLA Use AI Tech for Student Learning

CSU Chico and UCLA Use AI Tech for Student Learning

California State University (CSU), Chico is deploying Otter for Education, distance learning platform leveraging Zoom-like conferencing, to its entire teaching faculty for the upcoming Fall semester. Faculty members using Otter for Education will capture and share lecture notes in real-time with their students.  “Learning at CSU is evolving quickly due…
4 Steps to Navigate In-person to Online Training

4 Steps to Navigate In-person to Online Training

By Jessica Lam, NovoEd 4 Key Steps to Move Training Online Jessica Lam How to quickly move in-person training to online experiences Companies are hastening the move to online training and development. In-person workshops that were never up for debate, are now being taken online. If your in-person training has…
Learning Health Check Now Available Online

Learning Health Check Now Available Online

Just 12% of learning leaders use analytics to show their L&D impact. Take the Learning Health Check for a completely independent and confidential benchmarking solution. The Learning Health Check is developed in partnership with academics, methodology specialists, L&D practitioners, and business leaders. This ensures the longitudinal study is robust – giving you evidence to make smart decisions.…
USDLA Awards Organizations for Excellence in Distance Learning

USDLA Awards Organizations for Excellence in Distance Learning

These prestigious USDLA International Awards are presented annually to organizations and individuals engaged in the development and delivery of distance learning programs. Included in the recognition ceremony were awards for 21st Century Distance Learning, Outstanding Leadership, Innovation, Excellence in Teaching/Training, Global Impact, and Hall of Fame, and the Eagle. “USDLA…
How to Create a Micro Learning App in Under an Hour

How to Create a Micro Learning App in Under an Hour

By Dennis Glenn “When we are no longer able to change a situation – we are challenged to change ourselves” – Viktor E. Frankl These are trying times for educators throughout the world. Schools are closed. Classes must be virtual. It is more difficult to evaluate the success of your…
A.I. Explodes in ED Market

A.I. Explodes in ED Market

Artificial Intelligence in Education market is set to grow from its current market valued at over USD 400 million in 2017 to USD 6 billion by 2024, according to a new research report by Global Market Insights, Inc. The incredible progress of artificial intelligence in education market can be emphasized…