The 4 Secrets of Self-Motivated Learning

February 23, 2018

To some degree, we all have a deep desire to continue to learn and develop new skills. Whether you’re looking to brush up on new technology, or completely pivot the direction of your career, continuing education is essential to your career growth and intellectual value.   Skills are the new currency, so they say.  …

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Surveys, the LMS Administrator's Secret Weapon

February 8, 2018

It’s no secret that the learning management systems (LMS) universe is rapidly evolving. An LMS administrator’s focus now includes digital disruption, changes in employee learning methods and their preferences, reporting, analytics, managing content and crowdsourcing curation in addition to managing their LMS platform. That’s a lot of hats to wear. Surveys can be an administrator’s…

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Powerful Practices: Targeting

October 5, 2017

Welcome to the Top 10 series Powerful Practices: Targeting These next few Powerful Practices will highlight top Learning & Development challenges, their criticality, best practices for resolution, and how they and Meridian Learning Management System can position you for success. We’ve all been here… a higher-up issues a year-end goal of lean business process training for…

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Powerful Practices: Strategy

August 14, 2017

Welcome to the Top 10 series Powerful Practices: Strategy   These next few Powerful Practices will highlight top Learning & Development challenges, their criticality, best practices for resolution, and how they and Meridian Learning Management System can position you for success. strat·e·gy stradəjē noun: a plan of action or policy designed to achieve a major or overall aim. Strategy is…

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The Gamification of Me

July 13, 2017

I Am a Gamer Not so much a first-person shooter or spell casting, type of gamer but more of the Poké Ball throwing type of gamer. And actually, if I pause Pokémon GO and ponder… gamification has made its way into just about every level of my life! Let me explain: Each morning I buy my…

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Empowering Our Customers to Impact Their LMS

June 29, 2017

Did you know that you have the power to help improve Meridian technology? When designing our latest release, Meridian Global LMS® version 17.2, we met with 40 individuals representing nearly 30 companies to ensure that we are delivering software that meets the needs of our customers. The 17.2 release of the Meridian LMS™ delivers exciting…

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The Anatomy of a Great RFP Requirement

April 27, 2017

When I’m not giving demos or travelling to tradeshows to meet potential and existing clients, I spend the majority of each day evaluating client RFPs and RFP requirements to determine if our product and solution provide a good fit for your various business needs.   After doing this for a decade, I estimate I have…

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ATTENTION SPAN, MICROLEARNING AND THE NEW STANDARD

April 13, 2017

As an experienced Learning & Development practitioner, I have the attention span of my six-year old!  I am a busy working mom, wife, friend, and community member who is ALWAYS multi-tasking to ensure everything gets done all day, every day. Technology is my lifesaver!  I can set an alarm on my iPhone to help satisfy…

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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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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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