Learning and Development Articles

  • Here are the can't-miss sessions for DevLearn 2017.

    8 Can’t-Miss Sessions at DevLearn 2017

    September 24, 2017

    DevLearn 2017 is one of the biggest conferences of the year for learning and development (L&D) pros. In fact, it’s so big and there’s so much to do, it can be overwhelming. Well, fear not. For the event – which runs from Wednesday, Oct. 25 to Friday, Oct. 27 at The Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas – has dozens of sessions that cover a variety of learning needs. But...

  • Arvato purchased Lynda.com, an eLearning provider, and masterfully made it part of their culture. Here's their Philippines branch with the learning trophy.

    How This Company Masterfully Ingrained eLearning into their Culture

    September 15, 2017

    When it comes to rolling out an eLearning solution, there are few better examples to follow than Arvato’s. Three years ago, Arvato – a global services company – purchased 1,000 licenses of Lynda.com. For the first two years, usage of Lynda.com was strong, and the number of licenses slowly increased. Two years ago, Arvato’s parent company – Bertelsmann – bought...

  • Just Eat has such incredible use of Lynda.com because they have a smart learning and development (L&D) team that's done some really smart best practices.

    This Company Has Incredible Usage of Lynda.com. Here's Why.

    September 8, 2017

    Two years ago, Just Eat – a global tech company that seeks to connect customers with the restaurants they love – had no eLearning solution for their 2,500 employees. And that was starting to become a problem; a problem many organizations would love to have. Thanks to the company’s phenomenal growth, Just Eat was hiring new people and existing people were moving...

  • Here's how learning and development professionals can get managers to encourage learning within their team.

    How to Get Managers to Own Their Role in Employee Learning

    September 1, 2017

    One of the top challenges for learning professionals is getting managers to encourage learning with their teams, according to a...

  • The Nature Conservancy has incredible eLearning usage, far higher than the industry average.

    Why The Nature Conservancy Has Such High Usage of Lynda.com...

    August 31, 2017

    Since purchasing the product three years ago, The Nature Conservancy’s employees have used Lynda.com at a far higher rate than the...

  • Goodmans LLP – one of the biggest law firms in Canada – has seen great results from mandating learning to their employees via their learning and development department.

    This Law Firm Requires 20 Hours of Learning a Year for all ...

    August 25, 2017

    Few organizations have a more rigorous learning culture than Goodmans LLP, one of Canada’s top law firms. Yes, the 200+ legal...