Learning & Development

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Insights in Blended Learning in Corporate Training

Earlier this month, Meridian’s very own Nancy Dietz discussed blended learning on Brandon Hall Group’s revolutionary podcast, Excellence at Work.…

2 weeks ago

Cohort Based Learning Fosters Business Evolution

Organizations are scrambling to find new ways to address employee engagement and innovation at work. In a tight market, it’s…

2 months ago

Apply Adult Learning Theory to Training and Development Strategy

Corporate or professional training and development strategies should consider the fundamentals of learning theory for adults. Most people understand the…

4 months ago

3 Common Compliance Training Challenges

Compliance training challenges stem from the organizational culture as well as the nature of compliance. Compliance regulations are always changing…

5 months ago

2022 Corporate Training Strategies: Realignment

In 2022, we have lessons from 2021 combined with cautionary tales of catastrophic proportions from 2020. Looking ahead, we should…

7 months ago

3 easy ways to implement Design Thinking into your training program

In a recent webinar, “Human-Centered Learning: Leveraging Best Practices from Software Design,” Sean Osborne, our SVP of Product and Growth…

8 months ago

Benefits of Blended and Hybrid Learning

The corporate learning and development landscape has dramatically evolved in the past few years. As organizations grow, there has been…

9 months ago

The Corporate Disconnect Between People Strategy & Learning Strategy

There is a significant disconnect between what leaders intuitively know is important versus how we will get our future leaders…

10 months ago

Reimagining the Future of Work: Upskilling, Reskilling and Employee Retention

The future of work will require two types of changes across the workforce: upskilling, in which staff obtain new skills…

11 months ago

To change or not to change?

It’s human nature to resist change. Humans naturally prefer the status quo, stability over change, and feel more comfortable when…

1 year ago

Does Your Learning Make an Impact on the Bottom Line?

Looking over the past decade or so, it is interesting to see how the focus of learning in organizations has…

1 year ago

Have You Outgrown your Homegrown LMS?

Why does every organization eventually mature past their homegrown learning platform?  According to Brandon Hall Group’s 2020 Learning & Development Benchmarking Study, 87% of companies…

2 years ago

Is it Time to Switch to a New LMS?

While 92% of organizations use one or more LMSs, only 9% are very satisfied and almost 20% are not at…

2 years ago

Inside Out – Training the Extended Enterprise

With a large percentage of the workforce working from home during the pandemic, for the first time, many organizations are…

2 years ago

What Accessibility Standards in eLearning Mean for Your LMS

Since early March 2020, roughly 50% of in-person learning has been postponed or canceled in North America. With a large…

2 years ago

Myths about Government LMS Procurement Debunked

Government procurement, also known as government purchasing, is the procurement of goods and services by government agencies. In the procurement…

2 years ago

Revamping Your eLearning Programs

In today’s vast world of technology, eLearning has become an essential tool for businesses to use to educate the modern…

2 years ago

How Learning Can Help Bolster your Recruitment Strategy

The power in the recruiting process has shifted to the job seeker, and their expectations are at an all-time high.…

2 years ago

Questions to Ask your Next LMS Vendor

Deciding on a learning management system (LMS) for your company’s professional training needs isn’t easy. The eLearning industry has an…

2 years ago

The 5 Benefits of Lifelong Learning

The 5 Benefits of Lifelong Learning The Benefits of Lifelong Learning In a 2020 report, Pew Research Center found that…

2 years ago