No Time for Nostalgia, Let’s Go Shopping!

April 5, 2017

Do you shop online? I will confess—I’ve become dependent on online shopping. Subscribe & Save, household items, most of my clothes…I’ve even started ordering a lot of my groceries for delivery. The more I shop online, the more I appreciate a well thought-out online catalog. Back in the old days, I didn’t much care about…

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Product Update: Meridian Delivers Enhancements to Drive Enrollment and Ecommerce Results

March 27, 2017

Spring Release adds new capabilities for certifications, enrollment and ecommerce Reston, Va. – March 27, 2017 – Meridian Knowledge Solutions, a leading learning technology provider, today announced the availability of Meridian Global LMS® version 17.1. With the newest release of its flagship learning management product, Meridian changes the way organizations develop, deliver and manage training…

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How Learning Helps Bolster your Recruiting Strategy

January 17, 2017

Employment branding is all the rage these days, and with good reason. HR leaders and smart recruiters know they need to step up their game in order to catch the eye of high-quality candidates. Even though 90% of global professionals are interested in hearing about new job opportunities,¹ finding and attracting top talent continues to be…

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3 New Year’s Resolutions for Learning & Development Pros

January 5, 2017

For most, the New Year is a symbol of a new beginning; a fresh start professionally, personally or both! Many of us set out to achieve new goals and try new things in order to live happier fuller lives. It’s no surprise that getting organized, learning new things and reading more rank among the top New…

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3 Tips for CLOs Navigating Learning Trends

December 14, 2016

How to Manage Training in the Era of Internet Search and YouTube Trends Consumers want to get what they want when they want it, and that is no different for learners. Today’s learners want access to learning at a time and in a way that works for them. As a result, learning leaders are often…

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Leaders Must Keep Learning

November 30, 2016

Have you heard the saying “We eat our own dog food?” It’s corporate slang for an organization or group that uses its own products and services. It’s rumored to have been originated by Microsoft back in the 80’s to assure consumers that their products are of such high quality that they use them internally. Since…

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The Art of Saying Thanks at Work

November 22, 2016

According to a study conducted by the John Templeton Foundation, people are less likely to feel or express gratitude at work than anyplace else. That same study indicated that saying thank you to colleagues made them feel happier and more fulfilled, but here’s the rub: only 10% of respondents actually go out of their way…

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5 Benefits of Customer, Partner and Sales Enablement Training

November 17, 2016

Delivering exceptional customer experience, increasing sales and growing the bottom line isn’t always up to your internal workforce. Often it’s the external customers, partners, resellers and dealers that interact with your customers and potential customers on a daily basis. They recommend your business, help answer questions about products and services, resell your offerings, and ultimately…

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What Recruiters Want from Training Programs

November 7, 2016

Here’s a concept that shouldn’t come as a shock: In order to perform better, people need on-the-job-training. They need the knowledge, tools and resources to be more effective and skilled at their jobs. And this rule applies to any position – especially recruiters.   Being a recruiter isn’t easy. Talent acquisition is hard work. It’s…

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Roadmap to Success: 5 Considerations in Selecting the Right LMS

October 27, 2016

Whether you’re a first-time buyer, or a seasoned learning and development expert looking for new technology, selecting a learning management system (LMS) is no small task.   According to Forrester Research, the $5 billion LMS market is continuing to grow for several reasons – a new workforce is driving new learning approaches, companies are continuing…

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