LearnSomething Recognized as Global Top 20 Learning Portal Company
TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Sept. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — LearnSomething, developer of the innovative Learner Community(TM) eLearning platform, has been named to the 2012 “Top 20 Learning Portal Companies” list by TrainingIndustry.com, publisher of Training Industry Quarterly.
LearnSomething’s inclusion in the “Top 20″ list reflects the company’s prominent position as an innovator in the online learning space, and the transformational capabilities of Learner Community(TM), the company’s groundbreaking new learning management system (LMS).
“This award is an affirmation of our mission to understand organizations and their training needs — and how they’re changing,” said Steve Roden, LearnSomething’s President and CEO. “Learner Community, our flagship platform, expands the range of learning experiences organizations can offer their employees and members, and simplifies the course creation and distribution process.”
Selection to this year’s “Top 20″ list was based on criteria that included: breadth of functionality and capabilities, commitment to the corporate training market, industry visibility innovation and impact, number and strength of clients, and geographic reach.
“Our ‘Top 20 Learning Portal Companies’ list represents the pioneers of technology companies in the industry,” said Ken Taylor, Chief Operating Officer of Training Industry, Inc. “These innovative companies integrate an array of technologies into their portals and serve multiple industries.”
Learner Community, Roden explained, supports both traditional courseware and new approaches to learning. “This platform can help organizations transition to what we call ‘learning experiences,’ which can integrate all kinds of educational opportunities, from formal learning to social knowledge sharing and collaboration.”
But for all the focus on technology, Roden said, Learner Community is about learners. “At the end of the day, this award recognizes what Learner Community does for people — how it helps them improve their daily performance and achieve their goals.”
LearnSomething (www.learnsomething.com) has been offering customized learning portal services for more than a decade, developing innovative platforms and interfaces to improve ease of use and educational outcomes. They currently host more than 350 portals and support over 2 million active learners. LearnSomething’s products and custom development services have helped retailers, manufacturers, and professional associations meet training objectives through flexible online, blended, and instructor-led programs. LearnSomething’s Advisor Information Network is used by pharmaceutical, CPG and other manufacturers to provide retailers with essential information for satisfying compliance and performance needs. The company’s flagship new learning management system (LMS), Learner Community(TM), simplifies developing, deploying and tracking eLearning products and programs.
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