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Talented Learning Expands Free, High-Value Resources for LMS Buyers and Sellers

Independent learning technology research and consulting firm Talented Learning reveals continued enhancements to its growing public collection of insights and advice for business-minded learning professionals.

BLOOMSBURG, PA — April 16, 2018 — Demonstrating its commitment to helping organizations find and use the ideal solution for their unique learning needs, independent research and consulting firm Talented Learning today unveiled plans to expand and enhance its popular collection of LMS market intelligence and buying information.

These improvements are a response to learning technology decision makers who are requesting more of the practical, no-nonsense guidance that has become a hallmark of Talented Learning since its founding four years ago.

“Our vision has always been to be the first go-to source for low-hype, high-value information that helps people navigate today’s complex extended enterprise learning systems marketplace,” said Talented Learning CEO and Lead Analyst, John Leh. “We’re committed to providing trusted advice in the forms that are most useful and actionable for learning technology buyers, sellers and users.”

Since its launch early in 2014, Talented Learning has published a diverse selection of freely available reference materials on its website, including more than 150 in-depth blog posts, more than 50 topical webinars and a directory of LMS profiles and reviews focused primarily on extended enterprise solutions.

Three Key Content Advances

Expansion plans include new forms of content, as well as new functional capabilities that make it faster and easier for Talented Learning visitors to access and apply the firm’s insights:

  • New Podcast – The Talented Learning Show
    Talented Learning Show Podcast Cover artIn January, the firm launched a series of 30-minute audio interviews, where John Leh goes 1-on-1 with the world’s most innovative and successful learning systems executives, customers and industry experts.  These dynamic conversations instantly became a hit among Talented Learning fans, so John is committed to producing more episodes on a regular basis.  For more information about The Talented Learning Show or to download individual episodes, visit: https://talentedlearning.com/talented-learning-show/.
  • Free Continuing Education Credits for Relevant Webinars
    Talented Learning is an approved continuing education provider for the CAE credentialAs a recently approved provider of Certified Association Executive (CAE) education, Talented Learning now offers free CAE credential credit to association professionals who participate in related live online webinars.  Talented Learning produces monthly webinars, with topics that often focus on key issues and trends in association learning and continuing education.  For example, on April 18th, qualified participants who attend the webinar, “How to Build Successful Online Learning Experiences – Lessons From Non-Profits and Associations” will be awarded 1 free CAE credit.  To register for this one-hour online event, visit:  http://bit.ly/LXWebinar.  Or for more information about CAE visit the Center for Association Leadership at:  http://bit.ly/CAEfaqs.
  • New Central Repository for Specialized Resources
    With such a rapidly growing collection of in-depth content, Talented Learning has launched a dedicated “Learning Center” to streamline visitor access.  It is no longer necessary to submit individual ad-hoc forms for each on-demand webinar, whitepaper or other “gated” information the firm publishes.  Instead, visitors who register once as members of the Talented Learning Learning Center gain unlimited, secure access to the organization’s entire library of free and premium resources.  For more information about content available at this reference site, or to register, visit:  https://learningcenter.talentedlearning.com/catalog.

About John Leh

John Leh is CEO and Lead Analyst at Talented Learning, LLC. Named among the “Top 20 Global Elearning Movers and Shakers” in 2018 and 2017, John is a fiercely independent LMS selection consultant and blogger who helps organizations develop and implement learning technology strategies – primarily for extended enterprise applications. His advice is based on more than 20 years of industry experience, serving as a trusted LMS selection and sales adviser to more than 100 learning organizations with a total technology spend of more than $65 million.

About Talented Learning

Talented Learning is an independent research and consulting firm devoted to helping organizations of all sizes choose and use modern LMS solutions and related technologies for their unique business needs. Insights from Talented Learning help organizations at every stage of the learning technology implementation lifecycle, from business case development and requirements definition, to vendor evaluation and selection. The firm’s analysts also serve as trusted advisors to modern LMS vendors who must manage product positioning and roadmaps in today’s dynamic elearning landscape. For additional information visit https://talentedlearning.com.


Media Contact:

Kathleen “KK” Kruse
Consulting Analyst
kkruse@talentedlearning.com