OpenSesame Integrates with Microsoft Viva to Bring Learning into the Flow of Work

OpenSesame’s extensive catalog of 20,000+ elearning courses, in over 19 languages, to integrate with Microsoft Viva Learning

Portland, OR – 14 July 2021OpenSesame, a global elearning innovator, today announced an integration with Microsoft Viva, Microsoft’s new Employee Experience Platform (EXP). OpenSesame’s extensive catalog of 20,000+ elearning courses will be available through Microsoft Viva, bringing learning into the flow of work. 

OpenSesame’s extensive catalog of 20,000+ elearning courses, in over 19 languages, is the complete and indispensable solution for global and remote workforces across all industries. OpenSesame continues to add top course publishers around key learning categories such as Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI), Safety and Compliance, Business Skills, and Workplace Wellness. And with OpenSesame’s technology around course curation, learning administrators don’t have to worry about choosing the right courses for their organization or learners.  

“Our partnership with Microsoft Viva Learning allows companies to curate the perfect list of courses for every learner, all while in the flow of their work. This gives more organizations seamless access to our catalogue to enable them to further strengthen their talent development programs.” said Don Spear, CEO & Co-Founder of OpenSesame.

Microsoft Viva is an EXP that brings together communications, knowledge, learning, resources, and insights. Powered by Microsoft 365 and experienced primarily through Microsoft Teams, Viva fosters a culture where people and teams are empowered to be their best from anywhere. Employees have access to formal and informal learning when and where it’s needed, making it easier for people to learn while working. 

“We are excited to partner with OpenSesame by bringing their diverse learning content library into the flow of work with Viva Learning,” said Seth Patton, General Manager, Microsoft 365 Next Gen Productivity and Employee Experience. “OpenSesame’s specialized collection of industry courses and resources reflect an important category of learning in high demand. With Viva Learning we’re making this content easily accessible and shareable within the apps and tools people already use during their workday, and together we’re empowering people to advance their purpose and organizations to develop productive and admired workforces.”

About OpenSesame

OpenSesame helps develop the world’s most productive and admired workforces through powerful workforce elearning in every industry. With the most comprehensive catalog of elearning courses from the world’s top publishers, OpenSesame’s learning experts guide global companies every step of the way. From finding courses, to mapping them to core competencies, to syncing them with an LMS to increasing utilization and improving L&D programs. OpenSesame provides flexibility of multiple purchasing options with simple to use and administer elearning courses. In a moment of increasingly virtual workforce, OpenSesame has added even more Global 2000 brands. And with over 20,000+ OpenSesame catalog courses, the elearning platform touches all industries in all markets. The company is defining a new era of engaging a people-first talent force. To learn more, visit


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