If you were an academic institution, you might feel a little bit threatened. Over 60% of organisations now believe that the crown jewel of traditional educators - certifications and diplomas - is about to be dethroned by a new uprising: Digital Badges. That’s the finding of research by Extreme Networks on the current adoption of Digital Badges and prospects for the future.
Recent blog posts (LMS News & Trends)
You know how it goes. You meet that special someone. It’s all great in the beginning - then they turn out to be an artificial intelligence programmed to respond in a specific way. And worse, they think you’re the robotic one. Boy meets droid, you’ve heard it a thousand times.
Last week Marcus Buckingham dropped a well timed bombshell into the world of HR data with his article that “Most HR Data is Bad Data”. Marcus focused on performance reviews and argued that a significant body of evidence over 15 years demonstrates that “each of us is a disturbingly unreliable rater of other people’s performance.” He goes on to say that the rating actually says more about the rater than the person being rated.
A recent report by MarketsandMarkets "Learning Management Systems (LMS) Market : Worldwide Market Forecasts and Analysis (2013 - 2018)" forecasts that the LMS market will grow to $7.83bn by 2018.
Talent Management is very much in vogue but is it more than just the latest buzzword?
How was your 2014? Did your LMS live up to its hype? It’s a good time to reflect on the developments in learning management systems (LMS) and the trends we seeing as we start into 2015.