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June 2022 OpenSesame Plus Publishers

OpenSesame is proud to announce Safety Instruct as one of our newest educational partners, offering 200+ interactive, high-quality courses covering safety, business skills, compliance, as well as other industry-focused proficiencies.

Have you eaten yet? Celebrating our identities through food

Join us as we celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month by sharing stories from our colleagues in the API Employee Resource Group. Hear from the leaders of the ERG, Charise Frias, Gavin Tsutsumi, and Ashley Lee, and they share their favorite dishes connected to their heritage.

May 2022 OpenSesame Plus Publishers

Integrating DEI into leadership has become increasingly important in today’s complex, modern world. That’s why OpenSesame is excited to announce the addition of three DEI-and leadership-focused publishers to their Plus catalog for the month of May!

EdCast + OpenSesame: New Learning Technology Integration Drives Organizational Performance 

Empowering Every Single Employee – A New Learning Technology Integration From EdCast and OpenSesame Despite best efforts, people and organizations truly have a difficult time prioritizing learning. Employees report that less than an hour of their work week is spent on upskilling, reskilling, training and development. As a result, employee retention is declining.  While organizations… Read more »

Oracle LMS

Oracle Learning + OpenSesame: Combined Learning Technology Improves Organizational Talent Performance

OpenSeasame and Oracle Learning are combining capabilities to lead the elearning market into a future of learning, upskilling, and reskilling.  A global provider of technology-enabled and personalized learning solutions, Oracle Learning, and OpenSesame, a leading global workforce elearning provider, are joining forces to automate learning workflows beyond AICC. The direct integrations enable convenient, time-saving tools… Read more »

Aura Talent + OpenSesame: New Learning Technology To Drive Organizational Performance

Help Your Employees Reach Their Potential With a New Learning Technology Integration Between Aura Talent and OpenSesame Courses manually curated and administered give rise to inefficient processes and lackluster analytics. Why put employee engagement and performance at risk? To help you meet your organization’s performance goals, Aura Talent – a competency-based talent management solution by… Read more »

April 2022 OpenSesame Plus Publishers

In today’s workforce, employees need skills that go beyond those required to perform basic job duties. This includes soft skills, mental health in the workplace, language development, and more. To assist with this need and continue to support workers, two new publishers have been added to the OpenSesame Plus catalog.

More Than Broken: A Neurodiverse Journey | Missy LeDoux

OpenSesame celebrates the diversity of all of our employees and fosters community through our Employee Resource Groups. Hear from Neurodiversity ERG Leader and eLearning Development Associate, Missy LeDoux, as she shares her story of accepting neurodiversity as a superpower.  Part I: Thinking I Was Broken “Are you Emily’s little sister?” If you grew up attending… Read more »

3 DEI Derailers During the Great Resignation

In today’s world where employees are leaving their companies in record numbers, it’s imperative that organizations develop a strong culture of workplace learning and development to keep employees effective and engaged.

3 Key L&D Trends of 2022 and the 1 Pitfall to Avoid 

In a recent OpenSesame webinar L&D expert, Donald Taylor, explored this year’s digital learning trends and what they mean for the future of workplace learning. Learn more about these trends in our recap below and watch his webinar on demand now.  

Winning Combo: Security Awareness Training & Anti-Phishing Training

To reduce the risk of a cyberattack, organizations must confront the fact that humans are their biggest risk. With limited memories and susceptibility to emotional pressure, employees are prone to making mistakes that make companies vulnerable. The best way to protect your organization from cyberattacks is to train your employees regularly, so they have the relevant knowledge and skills to remember what to do if confronted with a potential attack.

Lessons from a Neurodivergent | Peter Collier

OpenSesame celebrates the diversity of all of our employees and fosters community through our Employee Resource Groups. Below, learn more about Peter Collier, Sales Operations Analyst, as he shares his story of growing up neurodivergent. 

Living The American Dream Through Tech Marketing 

As part of Women’s History Month, OpenSesame is celebrating our women colleagues and putting the spotlight on their stories. Hear from Shubhi Tangri, Marketing Specialist, about her experience as the daughter of Indian immigrants and breaking barriers to pursue the American dream.

Microsoft Viva Digital Integration

By integrating OpenSesame with Viva Learning, organizations can bring OpenSesame’s content library – the most comprehensive catalog of elearning courses from the world’s top publishers – into the flow of work throughout Microsoft Teams and Microsoft 365. This eliminates barriers to accessing and engaging with learning content, and leverages Microsoft Teams collaboration features to make learning social – essential for people reaching their potential and for organizations achieving their goals.