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The LMS Meets 2017: Top 15 Learning Tech Predictions

January 9, 2017

Hands down, our learning technology “predictions” list is our favorite post to develop each year.  These aren’t Nostradamus-style prophecies.  Rather, they are educated guesses about learning technology trends, based on our continuous [...more...]

Best LMS? 2016 Talented Learning LMS Vendor Awards

December 7, 2016

It is not easy choosing the best LMS for 2016.  In fact, it is impossible to choose just one. That’s because the learning management systems market has never been stronger or more diverse. LMS specialists of every size, shape and focus [...more...]

How Does LMS Selection Work? This Case Reveals All

November 30, 2016

At Talented Learning, we help all kinds of organizations big and small find the right LMS for their needs.  With 13 years in LMS sales and now nearly 3 years as LMS selection consultants, we’ve been directly involved in $65,000,000 worth of LMS [...more...]

LMS Demo Do’s and Don’ts

August 1, 2016

  In the last two weeks as an LMS selection consultant, I have been on the receiving end of 24 hours of live LMS demos from eight different vendors.  The vendors were competing for two unique, extended enterprise LMS opportunities. Selling LMSs is [...more...]

4 Corporate LMS Flavors: Which Do You Choose?

July 19, 2016

If you’ve been following the news and analysis from Talented Learning, you know that the thriving 2016 LMS market is comprised of almost 700 vendors, whose solutions can be grouped unequally and imperfectly into corporate, academic, [...more...]

LMS Integration:  The Learning Ecosystem

May 12, 2016

In 2016, it makes more sense to think of a LMS as part of a digital business ecosystem, rather than a standalone island destination.  LMSs are integrated into many different types of applications to share data and drive business workflow. [...more...]

LMS Implementation Pricing — Take 2

May 2, 2016

Bloggers know instantly when we’ve hit a good topic that deserves further exploration. It’s easy to see in the volume and variety of feedback from readers. Recently, I wrote a post entitled “Shrinking LMS Implementation Fees Drive [...more...]

2016 LMS Market Trends, Observations and Predictions

January 12, 2016

The 2016 LMS market is not what you think. We have spent the last two years interviewing hundreds of global learning technology professionals on both the vendor and practitioner sides of the fence.  We ask them all about business drivers, trends, [...more...]

Top 10 Association LMS Solutions in the World

October 1, 2015

There are over 80,000 professional associations in the U.S. alone.  Each of these organizations is involved in providing education opportunities as a member benefit or incremental revenue stream.  Historically, the association content medium was [...more...]

World’s Best Association LMS Case Studies

September 25, 2015

Five years ago, only large, rich associations could afford the substantial investment of purchasing and deploying an LMS and online content.  With the advent of the cloud and software-as-a-service business model, association LMS solutions are no [...more...]

LMS Reviews: YM Learning (Formerly Digital Ignite)

July 21, 2015

  The Digital Ignite Crowd Wisdom™ LMS is a pure extended enterprise LMS and is extremely cool.  They have left employee learning management behind with the other 599 LMS vendors and they focus on measurable learning technology solutions [...more...]
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