Meridian LMS Named a Leader in 2020 Aragon Research Globe™ for Corporate Learning

September 10, 2020

Reston, VA – September 10, 2020 – Meridian Knowledge Solutions, the Reston-based Learning Management System (LMS) company, announced it has been named a Leader in the Aragon Research Globe for Corporate Learning, 2020. This is the second consecutive year that Aragon has placed the Meridian LMS in the leadership category for Enterprise LMS Solutions. Meridian is…

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Georgia DCH Wins Bronze Brandon Hall Group HCM Excellence Award

September 1, 2020

Reston, VA – September 2, 2020 – The Georgia Department of Community Health, a Meridian Knowledge Solutions client, has won the Bronze Award in the “Best Advance in Creating a Learning Strategy category in the 2020 Brandon Hall Group HCM Excellence Awards. The Georgia Department of Community Health (DCH) is one of Georgia’s four health agencies that serves the state’s…

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Myths about Government LMS Procurement Debunked

August 27, 2020

Government procurement, also known as government purchasing, is the procurement of goods and services by government agencies. In the procurement process, acquisition personnel determine their agency’s requirements and post a solicitation on the Federal Business Opportunities (FedBizOpps) website. Interested companies prepare their offers in response to the solicitation, and, in accordance with applicable provisions of…

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Revamping Your eLearning Programs

August 6, 2020

In today’s vast world of technology, eLearning has become an essential tool for businesses to use to educate the modern workforce. Below we will discuss the different ways in which you can jump start your corporate eLearning programs. Ensure you Have Proper Leadership & Commitment in PlaceWith any business endeavor, you’re only going to be…

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How Learning Can Help Bolster your Recruitment Strategy

July 31, 2020

The power in the recruiting process has shifted to the job seeker, and their expectations are at an all-time high. This means that companies have a lot to lose if their application, recruiting and hiring processes are lagging behind their competitors. Candidates today, especially millennials, have changed how organizations of all sizes compete for and…

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Questions to Ask your Next LMS Vendor

July 29, 2020

Deciding on a learning management system (LMS) for your company’s professional training needs isn’t easy. The eLearning industry has an abundance of LMS vendors, and it can make the task of finding the right LMS vendor for your organization an extremely challenging one. When you’re in the market for a learning management software, it is…

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The 5 Benefits of Lifelong Learning

June 29, 2020

The 5 Benefits of Lifelong Learning The Benefits of Lifelong Learning In a 2020 report, Pew Research Center found that 73% of American adults consider themselves “lifelong learners,” meaning they seek out learning activities in either their personal or professional lives). These learning activities take many forms, from online seminars and courses through hands-on workshops…

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Meridian LMS Launched as Platform for NASWA Learning

June 18, 2020

Meridian will support delivery of training curricula to NASWA learners across the nation Reston, VA – June 18, 2020 – Meridian Knowledge Solutions today announced that the National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA) has launched Meridian LMS as its new learning platform. NASWA is a national organization of state administrators of the publicly funded state…

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What is a Learning Record Store (LRS) ?

May 29, 2020

According to xAPI.com, a Learning Record Store (LRS) is the heart of any xAPI ecosystem. If you are not sure what an xAPI ecosystem is, please check out our previous blog on this subject here. Essentially, xAPI-enabled applications generate metadata in the form of ‘statements.’ The application sends these statements to an LRS server that then receives,…

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The Strengths of Microlearning Today

May 26, 2020

A Microsoft report showed that the human attention span has shrunk from twelve seconds in 2000 to eight seconds in 2013 to one second, which is shorter than the average goldfish. The Microsoft generated a lot of buzz in the marketing world, as it recommended marketing tactics evolve to engage today’s distracted consumer. For the…

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