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Talented Learning: Greatest Hits of 2015

December 30, 2015

As 2015 draws to a close, it makes sense to look back and reflect on highlights from the past year. It’s especially appropriate for our team at Talented Learning, because the New Year also marks our second anniversary and a chance to [...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...]

LMS Reviews: Brightwave Tessello

April 24, 2015

  Brightwave, with their innovative xAPI driven tessello learning system, focuses on managing the real-life balance of learning by doing (experiential), learning from others (social) and formal learning (old school). Brightwave is from the [...more...]

LMS Reviews: Gyrus Systems

February 5, 2015

At 27 years, Gyrus Systems has been in learning management longer than any other vendor I have reviewed.  The current product, GyrusAim LMS, is a fifth generation product meaning this is the fifth complete rewrite of the application with each [...more...]

LMS Reviews: TalentLMS

January 12, 2015

We are kicking off the Talented Learning 2015 LMS Reviews with a review of the TalentLMS made by Epignosis. The TalentLMS true is a multitenant cloud LMS meaning all TalentLMS clients access the same LMS via a web-browser and each client has its [...more...]

LMS Reviews: Absorb LMS

May 21, 2014

Blatant Media Corporation started making the Absorb LMS in 2003 and now has 700 global clients.  Absorb is a modern, sleek and powerful tool.  It is geared towards smaller organizations from hundreds to tens of thousands of users.  The ease of [...more...]

LMS Reviews: Mindflash

April 23, 2014

It is fun doing these LMS reviews.  Sometimes I find exactly what I expect.  Other times, I end up in a very different place. Mindflash is a case of the latter.   I wasn’t sure I wanted to do this review but ended up spending more time than [...more...]

LMS Reviews: Cornerstone OnDemand

April 11, 2014

All vendors and former vendors know Cornerstone OnDemand. Winning 100+ deals a quarter, they make every competing vendor shake and quake.  They have feet on the street everywhere. They have solutions for every industry, every language, every [...more...]

LMS Reviews: eLogic Learning’s eSSential LMS

April 8, 2014

You’re welcome.  I just read through eLogic Learning’s 1041 page eSSential v9.2 User Manual so you wouldn’t have to.  The upside — I now know this system. Let me tell you about it. Founded in 2001, eLogic Learning is [...more...]

LMS Reviews: Accord LMS

April 1, 2014

The Accord LMS is a nice up and coming extended enterprise LMS solution.  I created an account in the demo site, attended their public webinar, scoured their website, YouTube channel, case studies and other social media sites to do this review.  I [...more...]

LMS Reviews: BlueVolt LMS

March 31, 2014

BlueVolt has some nice amperage with extended enterprise LMS distribution.  They get it and effectively marry learning with marketing.  Manufacturers, distributors, associations and service companies use the BlueVolt Learning Management System to [...more...]

LMS Reviews: SilkRoad GreenLight LMS

March 26, 2014

SilkRoad is an end-to-end talent management provider consisting of recruiting, on-boarding, performance, LMS and portal products.  As I went through the process of reviewing all the publicly available information about SilkRoad, I initially wrote [...more...]