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New sexual harassment prevention training requirements for New York and New York City

Following California, Maine, and several other states, New York signed new legislature in April 2018 that will enforce more stringent sexual harassment prevention measures, many of which center around effective prevention training. With a nationwide push to respond to the #MeToo movement and increased discourse around sexual harassment in the workplace, state and local governments… Read more »

Find new and popular courses easily

We often hear that companies like yours value the breadth and depth of the OpenSesame catalog from which to choose courses. With over 20,000 courses from the world’s top publishers, we have the courses you need in the formats and languages you want. But, while it’s great to have so many options for your elearning… Read more »

Why mobile learning will determine the future of elearning

The use of portable hand-held devices is gaining traction in the field of training and education. With wireless networks and large data plans enabling mobility, this allows both trainers and learners to go beyond the traditional classroom and expand the wingspan of their knowledge. We’ve rounded up the top reasons why mobile learning will determine… Read more »

How to curate the most relevant content for your learners

With the amount of courses available to L&D professionals, the manual process of evaluating elearning content can be challenging. In a recent OpenSesame webinar, Spencer Thornton, VP of Content Curation at OpenSesame, presented research that shows course utilization increases 50% when relevant courses are presented to learners. But, how do you evaluate courses and, more… Read more »

Improve your training programs with increased collaboration

Curating content and creating an engaging training program for your organization is no easy feat. You have to sort through large amounts of elearning courses, find the right ones for a variety of initiatives, departments, and learners, and then create impactful learning plans. On top of that, you often have to collect course feedback from… Read more »

What motivates adult learners to choose online learning

The world of learning is progressing at a rapid pace. There are constant changes across a wide array of industries, many of which are not covered by formal education. In order for a company and its employees to move forward, it is essential to invest in e-learning and education, which helps employees achieve self-growth by… Read more »

How to use Trusted Sites to prevent delays in course loading

OpenSesame offers you over 20,000 elearning courses from more than 150 different course publishers directly within our course catalog. Occasionally, you may launch a course that doesn’t load as expected. First, check that your pop-up blockers are off and Flash is enabled. If you still experience problems loading the course, check your browser’s Trusted Sites.   What are Trusted… Read more »

How to prepare for the new 2018 PMP exam update

If you or your employees are planning to schedule your Project Management Professional (PMP) exam on 26 March or later this year, you will be taking a revised version of the exam that references the September 2017 release of PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition, instead of PMBOK® Guide – Fifth Edition. Be sure you are… Read more »