Consensus Academy

Demo Automation and Buyer Enablement Training

Lehi, UT (USA), February 2024 - Consensus, a global leader in demo automation, has launched its online education program, Consensus Academy. This first-of-its-kind program gives revenue leaders and individual contributors access to content and training dedicated to enabling buyers through demo automation.


Nigel Paine

Why Connections between People Are Vital for Knowledge Sharing

Nigel PaineLondon (UK), February 2024 - Dr Nigel Paine continues his "Organizational Learning Reimagined and Redefined" webinar series. In this webinar, Paine is joined by WD-40's Garry Ridge to discuss the importance of the organizational brain - the connections that enable people to share knowledge, learn, and make sense of the world.


New Leadership at Open LMS

Appointment of David Ells and Bill Conran Announced

Raleigh, NC (USA), February 2024 - With over fourteen years of combined leadership experience working with SaaS-based learning technologies, David Ells and Bill Conran are Open LMS's new senior leaders. Open LMS, a leading provider of open source learning management systems, is delighted to announce David Ells as the company's new Managing Director. Additionally, joining the esteemed core leadership team is Bill Conran as newly appointed Head of Sales.



AI Education, Consultancy, and Expert Insights

Edmund Monk, LPILondon (UK), February 2024 - A new website focused on artificial intelligence (AI) in learning has been launched by the Learning and Performance Institute (LPI). EXPLORE AI offers a robust knowledge hub for learning organisations and professionals seeking to capitalise on AI.


Online Courses

National Safety Council Launches Fleet Essentials Training Program

Washington, DC (USA), January 2024 - Driving is the leading cause of work-related deaths each year. To address this heartbreaking reality and close an alarming training gap, the National Safety Council, America's leading nonprofit safety advocate, is launching the Fleet Essentials training program. Through this series of online courses, employers can educate all employees whose jobs require them to be behind the wheel to ensure everyone makes it home safely to loved ones every day.


Learning and Skills Development

Udemy Launches New Offering for Indian Businesses

San Francisco, CA (USA), January 2024 - Udemy, a leading online skills marketplace and learning platform, recently announced the launch of Team Plan in India. Team Plan is designed for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) and functional departments within larger enterprise organisations. Teams can upskill and reskill up to 20 employees with cutting-edge technical and professional skills to drive business outcomes and stay competitive.


GP Strategies & Quantum5

Transforming Automotive Retail Industry Support

Columbia, MD (USA), January 2024 - GP Strategies (GP) and Quantum5 (Q5) are joining forces to bring workforce insights and leading-edge learning solutions to OEMs and automotive retail networks in service of the modern learner and a frictionless retail experience.



Expanding Expertise in Real Estate and Mortgage Lending

Tom AndersenAustin, TX (USA), January 2024 -, Inc. (360), a prominent online regulated training provider specializing in financial services education, has successfully acquired Mortgage Educators and Compliance (MEC), a leading mortgage lending training company. This strategic move aims to bolster 360's comprehensive offerings in the financial services sector and further solidify its position as a frontrunner in providing top-tier educational resources for professionals in the industry.


Leadership Development

ExecOnline Collaborates with the Amazon Web Services Generative AI Innovation Center

New York, NY (USA), January 2024 - ExecOnline, a pioneer in online leadership development, has announced its collaboration with the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Generative AI Innovation Center (GenAIIC), a $100 million program to help AWS customers develop and implement generative artificial intelligence (Gen AI) solutions. This collaboration marks a significant milestone in the edtech space.


A Column from getAbstract

The Discussion Continues with CEO Thomas Bergen

Thomas BergenLuzern (CH), January 2024 - This is the third segment of my six-part series on a rare commodity that every leader should be more concerned about in these times of hybrid collaboration, talent shortages and increasing volatility: trust. The first two appeared in the 22 November and the 23 December editions of the Checkpoint eLearning Newsletter.