One of the key benefits of using Totara LMS is that it’s open source, so as a customer you can extend the platform to make it do exactly what you need. Rather than having to rework your company’s processes around the LMS, the LMS can be shaped to fit your requirements. And the great news is that with Totara LMS 9, we've taken one of the key benefits of Totara LMS and made it even better.
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In another record year for growth and adoption of Totara LMS & Totara Social, our Totara Partners will be presented with awards in recognition for their contribution to the ongoing success of the company.
This will be our third year of running the Totara Awards. Throughout 2016 we have received many new success stories from across the partner network.
You may have heard that we recently released the latest version of our open source learning management system, the hotly anticipated Totara LMS 9. To help you discover what's what in the new version, we've put together a handy video to give you an overview of the new features and functionality.
The upcoming Towards Maturity Benchmark Report 2016 reveals that an impressive 7 out of 10 organisations now use video as part of their learning offering. Figures have been steadily increasing over the years, and more and more businesses are starting to realise the benefits of taking a multimedia-rich approach to learning.
The wait is finally over! Today, the much-anticipated Totara LMS 9 was released, making it available for hundreds of organisations and millions of learners worldwide. Wondering what you can expect from Totara 9? We’ve put together an infographic to show you everything you need to know about the latest version of Totara LMS.
On 4th October 2016, Jeremy Hunt announced plans to increase medical school places by 25% by 2018. This is under a new plan to make England self sufficient in training doctors. While this is an admirable strategy, there are challenges that come with this. Under this new plan, there is increasing pressure for Health Education England (HEE) to provide training. And what's more, HEE has had its budget cut by 9%. This rise in training places of 25% will cost the government an additional £100m.
This is a guest post from Webanywhere's Conor Gilligan. You can find the original post here.
This is a guest post from Sam Harris at Learning Nexus.
Gone are the days where businesses simply herd employees into a classroom to learn. Techniques have moved on to benefit the employer and employee, and the positive results of blended learning methods are beginning to shine through. In this post, we look at 6 key reasons blended learning works.
If you’re ever responsible for procuring some new software for your company, you’ll probably find yourself asking your potential vendors 'Do you have an app?'
I work as a Totara Partner, and I’ve been asked this question many times. And I’m proud to answer 'No, you don’t need an app.'
Research like The State of the Learning Technology Market by Fosway Group commonly highlights dissatisfaction from L&D professionals in both their LMS and LMS providers. So what can organisations do to make sure they’re happy with their LMS, and that it helps them meet their goals?