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New Traliant courses in OpenSesame Plus

OpenSesame announces partnership with Traliant to expand interactive compliance training library

Global 2000 enterprises can now leverage more engaging compliance training in multiple languages Portland, OR – 20 December 2019 – OpenSesame, the elearning innovator, today announced a partnership with Traliant, a provider of award-winning sexual harassment elearning courses, to expand its offering of interactive compliance training within the OpenSesame Plus subscription.  Enterprise organizations leverage the… Read more »

Corporate Training Program

How an online training software helps medium-sized organizations elevate their corporate training program

When it comes to employee training, there are plenty of online training software available to you. But, how do you choose the right one? It depends on your training requirements, IT resources, budget, and several other factors.  You naturally want to choose the training software that offers maximum advantages to your workers participating in the… Read more »

January mentorship month

Foster talent in your organization through mentorship

January is National Mentorship Month, which focuses attention on the need for mentors, as well as how each of us can work together to increase the number of mentors to help ensure positive outcomes for people and professionals.  Investing your time and energy in a mentorship program at work not only helps employees to be… Read more »

Save time and money with elearning

Help your company save time and money with elearning

Properly training your employees not only ensures that everyone is working to their full potential but it also helps your company retain talent. According to the National Research Business Institute, 23% of employees leave due to a lack of development, opportunities, and training.  Implementing elearning can be a solution for these issues. A recent ILX… Read more »

Tp 5 L&D podcasts

Five L&D podcasts we love

The Learning and Development world is such a busy and vibrant sector to work in that it can be difficult to keep up with industry-wide conversations. Fortunately, there are dozens of podcasts to keep you up-to-date on the move, no matter your role or level. Take a look at GoodPractice’s picks for top five L&D… Read more »

Global Workforce Training Tips

Training a global workforce

In a recent OpenSesame webinar, Mehdi Tounsi, Senior Regional Director for OpenSesame, Europe, shared his top tips for deploying a global training program.  Common Challenges According to Deloitte, only 1 in 9 companies rate their learning culture as excellent, which means that there is plenty of room for growth.  When training a global workforce, challenges… Read more »

Degreed Blog

OpenSesame expands Degreed partnership to integrate curated elearning into learning experience platform

Enterprises can now seamlessly access OpenSesame curated elearning courses within the Degreed platform PORTLAND, OR – 3 December 2019 – OpenSesame, the elearning innovator, has announced an expanded partnership with Degreed, the cloud-based skills tracking and development platform to deliver curated elearning courses (20,000+) to Degreed customers. Enterprise companies can now access OpenSesame elearning courses… Read more »

OpenSesame at OEB 2019

OpenSesame Presents Machine Learning-Driven Curation Tools at OEB Global

Portland, Oregon — 2019 27 November — OpenSesame, the most comprehensive catalog of elearning courses from the world’s top publishers, will present its machine learning-driven curation tools this week at the OEB annual conference 27-29 November in Berlin, Germany. The company will also sponsor and exhibit at this premier event centered on technology-enhanced learning and… Read more »

Cybersecurity training

Get your entire team trained for cyber security

While National Cyber Security Awareness month just ended, it is always a great time to make sure you’re taking proactive steps to make a plan to train your workforce. Did you know a data breach not only affects your company’s reputation, but can cost your company anywhere from $1.25 million to $8.19 million? And new… Read more »

Protect your company from fraud

Protecting your company from fraud

Fraud can be costly for your organization, so it is important to educate your employees on what constitutes fraud and what red flags they should look out for. In 2018, fraud cost companies more than $7 billion in total losses with a median of $133,000 in losses per case. For 22% of cases fraud caused… Read more »

Think about Leadership

5 ways for leaders to spend more time thinking

What’s the leader’s role? There’s no doubt that the further a person crawls up the corporate ladder, they should be spending more time thinking and less time doing. It’s a very important mindset to understand that thinking is not doing nothing. It might not seem like you’re busy but it’s an essential part of a leader’s role. We… Read more »

Ransomware

What is ransomware?

Well, if some recent, devastating cyber attacks are any indication, it may be today’s phishing vector of choice. Just a few weeks ago, the city of Baltimore was hit by a massive ransomware attack from a virus called “Robbinhood.” The hackers demanded $76,000 from the city as ransom for the data they stole—in keeping with… Read more »

2019 OpenSesame User Conference Highlights

Highlights from 2019 OpenSesame User Conference

OpenSesame hosted more than 200 customers, course publishers and LMS companies at its annual user conference 11-12 September in Portland, Oregon.  This year’s conference centered on themes surrounding future skilling and developing leaders for a 21st century workforce, leveraging learning technology advancements in machine learning and artificial intelligence, maximizing elearning utilization, finding training budgets and… Read more »

OpenSesame and Appinium

OpenSesame Announces Partnership with Appinium to Deliver Curated eLearning on the Salesforce App Cloud

Enterprises can now deploy curated elearning content within Salesforce to maximize employee engagement and training impact PORTLAND, OR – 30 September 2019 – OpenSesame, the elearning innovator, has announced a partnership with Appinium, a leading provider of content distribution and tracking solutions on the Salesforce App Cloud, to deliver its curated 20,000+ elearning courses on… Read more »

OpenSesame 2019 Learning Excellence Awards

OpenSesame announces 2019 Learning Excellence Awards winners at annual user conference

Nine companies recognized for learning and development innovation, creativity and success  Portland, OR (17 September 2019) – OpenSesame, the elearning innovator, announced the winners of the first annual OpenSesame Learning Excellence Awards during their user conference last week in Portland, Oregon.  The Learning Excellence Awards program recognizes OpenSesame customers that leverage learning technology, creativity, innovation… Read more »

2019 user conference

OpenSesame User Conference brings together the enterprise learning ecosystem

More than 200 OpenSesame customers, course publishers and LMS companies gathered at the sold-out user conference in Portland, Oregon  Portland, OR (12 September 2019) – OpenSesame, the elearning innovator, hosted more than 200 customers, course publishers and LMS companies at its annual user conference 11-12 September in Portland, Oregon.  This year’s conference featured a keynote… Read more »