OpenSesame announces partnership with The Expert Academy to expand its business and personal skills course library

Enterprises can now offer cinematic-quality courses to upskill their workforce

Portland, OR – 14 September 2020 – OpenSesame, the elearning innovator, announced the addition of The Expert Academy to its popular OpenSesame Plus subscription to expand its offerings of video-based courses featuring world-famous presenters. The UK-based publisher helps organizations support both personal and professional development of workforces in unique and highly applicable topics.

Through storytelling and case studies, world-renowned subject matter experts captivate learners not only in the most in-demand business skills, but also in topics unparalleled to anything currently available in the OpenSesame catalog. In addition to improving their negotiation, sales management, brand building and public speaking skills, learners can become coffee connoisseurs, startup business entrepreneurs and even fearless swimmers. The Expert Academy’s courses maximize knowledge retention through supporting guides, workbooks and exercise and Q&A. 

“The Expert Academy is a perfect addition to OpenSesame Plus due to their high-quality content coupled with their world-renowned experts,” said Spencer Thornton, Senior Vice President of Curation at OpenSesame, “their courses give global companies an opportunity to train employees in more diverse topics, both professionally and personally.”

“We are thrilled to be part of OpenSesame Plus,” said Ben Hedley, Founder of the Expert Academy, “we have been partners with OpenSesame for many years and we are confident that our premium-quality video production and carefully curated courses with world-leading experts will bring extreme value to OpenSesame Plus customers.” 

About OpenSesame

OpenSesame helps develop the world’s most productive and admired workforces. With the most comprehensive catalog of elearning courses from the world’s top publishers, we are here to help you every step of the way, from finding courses, mapping them to your core competencies, syncing them with your LMS to increasing utilization and improving your L&D programs. Not only will you have the flexibility of multiple purchasing options from OpenSesame, you’ll find it simple to use and administer your elearning courses. To learn more, visit

About The Expert Academy

The Expert Academy has inspired and helped over 100,000 learners enrich their lives through online learning. Developed in collaboration with highly respected, world-leading experts, The Expert Academy’s premium-quality courses are based around content-rich, bite-sized lectures for a truly immersive and transformative educational experience.