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Keeping Up With Your eLearning Course Sales on OpenSesame

If you’re a seller in the OpenSesame elearning marketplace, no doubt you want to know how your courses are selling. OpenSesame’s dashboard provides real-time sales data to help you understand what’s selling, when. Viewing Sales Data Start by logging into OpenSesame and clicking “My Account” in the top right of the navigation bar. This is… Read more »

Immersive eLearning Environments: Why They Work

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” —Maya Angelou eLearning courses provide opportunity to create simulated learning environments, where learners can experiment safely and demonstrate skills. Immersive eLearning environments emotionally engage learners by adding verbal and nonverbal… Read more »

6 Courses for Simple Software Upgrades

Is your company running on outdated software? More than 30 percent of people across the United States are still running Windows XP even though it came out more than 10 years ago. Companies are almost as far behind. Many are still using software like Microsoft Office 2003 – they’re aware that it is outdated, but… Read more »

Course of the Week: Take Charge of Your Own Life & Carry Your Own Weather

Thousands of courses, instantly  Employee Development Regulation Compliance Business Growth Taking Charge of Your Life by FranklinCovey Take charge of your life with insights from FranklinCovey Help employees set and achieve goals Enable your organization to overcome challenges Improve employees’ ability to lead change  Starting at $7.99    Top business courses Leadership Development Conflict Resolution… Read more »

OpenSesame Now Offers FranklinCovey Courses

OpenSesame is pleased to announce that the OpenSesame catalog now features personal change and business skills courses from FranklinCovey, the world-renowned leadership, business and personal effectiveness training experts. Ninety percent of Fortune 100 companies rely on FranklinCovey to train their employees in leadership, strategy execution, individual effectiveness, and customer loyalty. With more than 25 years… Read more »

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Workplace Harassment Courses for Supervisors

As a manager or supervisor, it is important that your employees feel safe and comfortable in the workplace. Workplace harassment can be a substantial problem for everyday business operations and can lead to expensive lawsuits if not properly handled by management. The OpenSesame marketplace offers a wide range of effective workplace harassment training courses and… Read more »

Engage Employees in your Sustainability Efforts with Training Courses from Green Education Online

Promote sustainability! Go green! When a business wants to take steps to become more sustainable, where do they turn? Most companies understand the benefits of ‘going green’ – both for their bottom line, and the welfare of their employees and the environment. But where can companies go to receive high-quality sustainability information that they can… Read more »

Course of the Week: Get Employees Up to Speed with Microsoft Word 2010

Thousands of courses, instantly  Employee Development Regulation Compliance Business Growth Microsoft Word 2010 Level 1, Lesson 1 by Sonic Performance Support Get employees up to speed with Microsoft Word 2010 Help employees use essential software Reduce downtime spent with tech support Make sure your documents look professional Starting at $3.48    Top desktop applications courses… Read more »

Introducing the eLearning Expert Review Panel

OpenSesame is excited to announce our panel of expert course reviewers. In April, we began our search for elearning experts to help analyze our catalog and give us their expert opinions on the libraries of courses in the OpenSesame marketplace. The team we selected reflects experienced perspectives on elearning, from content creation to instructor development.… Read more »

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4 Fire Safety Training Courses

The Christmas lights have been put away for a while and we’re opening the windows instead of turning up the heat, but the summer is no time to ignore fire hazards in the workplace. Some of the most common reasons fires start in the summer are: Cooking indoors Grilling outside 4th of July fireworks Air… Read more »

5 Best Courses for Completing California AB-1825 and AB-2053 Sexual Harassment Training

Does your business operate in California? Do you have more than 50 employees? Yes? Then you are subject to California AB 1825, which requires you to provide sexual harassment prevention training to your employees. AB 1825 in California states that companies with more than 50 employees must provide two hours of sexual harassment prevention training for managers… Read more »

Course of the Week: Help Employees Focus on Key Priorities

Thousands of courses, instantly  Employee Development Regulation Compliance Business Growth Focusing on Your Key Priorities by Cegos Help employees prioritize their work  Help employees evaluate competing tasks against organizational goals Enable employees to use time effectively Available in 11 languages Starting at $39.20    Top business courses Mastering Coaching Conflict Resolution Presentation Skills Top free… Read more »

How to Complete OSHA Training Online

Between safeguarding employees’ well-being, protecting workplace morale, minimizing insurance risks and complying with federal regulations, providing employees with safety training is essential. The Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) is the federal regulatory agency responsible for establishing and enforcing guidelines for workplace safety.    OSHA promulgates regulations to protect employee safety, including 10-hour and 30-hour… Read more »

3 Steps to Developing Content That Sells Itself

Earlier this week, we discussed tips from Vado, Inc. co-founders Kim Egan and Cindy Pascale on eliminating ‘scrap learning’ in an organization. The HR veterans presented valuable insights about setting measurable goals, understanding employee expectations and making elearning desirable to employees. By making sure elearning is broken down into implementable chunks, the amount of time… Read more »

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Reducing Scrap Learning with Vado, Inc.

Introducing Vado, Inc. OpenSesame is excited to announce the addition of Vado Inc. courses to our elearning marketplace. Vado, Inc. co-founders Kim Egan and Cindy Pascale have arrived at unique conclusions about how to translate an organization’s desire to enable employees to improve their skills into real results. Both Kim and Cindy come from an… Read more »

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5 Keys to eLearning Effectiveness

Yesterday, we partnered up with Dawn Kohler of The Inside Coach to co-host a webinar on increasing utilization of elearning courses within an organization. Dawn spoke to viewers about the benefits of elearning – and the pitfalls. While surveys prove that employees prefer on-line training and learn more from ecourses, businesses are still having a… Read more »

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A Penguin Who Changed China:

Free services and entertainment are two of the most important things Chinese people look for on the web and there is no Internet company that knows Chinese netizens better than In the past 12 years, Tencent has developed China’s most popular instant messenger, built up China’s largest online game platform, and created China’s hottest… Read more »