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NFL Conducts the First Virtual Draft

NFL Conducts the First Virtual Draft

The NFL earns their first Learning! 100 Award for Innovation. On April 25th, 2020, the National Football League pulled off the largest virtual recruitment and hiring event ever conducted due to COVID-19. The NFL connected 32 teams, the General Manager and Head Coach from home offices, raved fans from all…
Digital Transformation at Agilent

Digital Transformation at Agilent

Agilent Technologies wins the 2020 Learning! 100 Award for learning culture. At Agilent Technologies, we create instruments that power some of the world’s most cutting-edge research. Governments use our tools to keep food and water supplies safe, while medical scientists use our instruments to fight cancer with more precise diagnoses…
FedEx Offers Career for LiFe

FedEx Offers Career for LiFe

FedEx is bestowed the 2020 Learning! 100 Award for learning culture. Federal Express is the largest business unit of FedEx Enterprises with over 240,000 employees globally. The Memphis Hub was experiencing massive turnover which cost FedEx $3500 per team member lost according to Robin Page, Vice President of Human Resources.…
'Watco Way' is Mantra at Watco University

'Watco Way' is Mantra at Watco University

The 2020 Learning! 100 Award for Excellence in Collaboration is awarded to Watco Companies. Watco Companies, LLC has been a learning company since the first day of operation and has continued to learn and grow over the last 36.5 years. The founder had little experience in operating locomotives and providing…
Florida Virtual School Delivers Free Online Ed Resources During Covid-19 Era

Florida Virtual School Delivers Free Online Ed Resources During Covid-19 Era

Florida Virtual School earns 2020 Learning! 100 Award for excellence in collaboration. As Florida’s online public-school district, Florida Virtual School® (FLVS®) was prepared and available to support families and school districts to ensure students can continue their education, despite potential COVID-19 disruptions. FLVS created a one-stop resource hub to support…
NASCAR Launches the 360 Experience

NASCAR Launches the 360 Experience

NASCAR is named a 2020 Learning! 100 Award Winner for Innovation. The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing, Inc. (NASCAR) is the sanctioning body for the No. 1 form of motorsports in the United States. NASCAR consists of three national series (NASCAR Cup Series™, NASCAR XFINITY Series™, and NASCAR…
2020 Learning! 100 Award Finalists Revealed

2020 Learning! 100 Award Finalists Revealed

– 25 Global Organizations Honored for High Performance in Learning and Development The 10th Annual Learning! 100 Award Committee is honored to announce 25 elite learning organizations as 2020 finalists. The Learning! 100 Award recognizes the world’s top global learning organizations for innovation, collaboration, and learning culture that drives organizational…
Learning! 100 Profile: Driving Sales with Mobile Learning at Edmunds

Learning! 100 Profile: Driving Sales with Mobile Learning at Edmunds

Established is 1966, Edmunds, Inc offers the top automotive shopping services for 20 million visitors a month. From Santa Monica, CA, 650 employees many whom are in the field contacting dealers to list cars. The first line of contact for dealers is the sales team. Edmunds sales representatives (SR) must…
Learning! 100: How Vi Proves the Business Impact of Learning

Learning! 100: How Vi Proves the Business Impact of Learning

The company shows how to use key performance indicators to measure the impact of its learning strategy. BY JUDY WHITCOMB As a leading provider of five-star resort living and senior living for residents throughout the United States, Vi recognizes that it’s not enough to simply offer beautiful places to live.…
Learning! 100: New York Life Is Fit for the FUTURE

Learning! 100: New York Life Is Fit for the FUTURE

Three years ago, New York Life started formulating a plan that would address the need to build new capabilities in addition to supporting its core strengths; including Actuarial Science, Product Development & Pricing, Agent-led Sales and Distribution, which had allowed the company to see nearly 175 years of success, and…