Insights in Blended Learning in Corporate Training

August 5, 2022

Earlier this month, Meridian’s very own Nancy Dietz discussed blended learning on Brandon Hall Group’s revolutionary podcast, Excellence at Work. This podcast came after a joint webinar between Meridian and BHG earlier in 2022, as well as following Meridian being awarded the Brandon Hall Group Excellence Award in 2021 for our work with Johnson Controls.…

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Meridian Knowledge Solutions Streamlines Performance in Meridian LMS Spring 2022 Release

July 8, 2022

Arlington, VA – July 8, 2022- Meridian Knowledge Solutions, the award-winning learning management system provider that addresses complex learning challenges, announced the availability of its latest product release, Meridian LMS Spring 2022. “We strive to provide an intuitive and user-friendly learning management platform, and our most recent release keeps us on that continuous path of…

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eLearning Industry Chooses Meridian LMS as top LMS for Microlearning in 2022

June 29, 2022

ARLINGTON, VA – June 21, 2022. Meridian Knowledge Solutions announced today it was chosen by eLearning Industry as a top LMS for Microlearning for 2022. This distinguished award recognizes Meridian LMS as a platform leader for customers needing bite-sized content that engages learners while promoting reinforcement and retention. Through mobile experiences and gamification, Meridian leverages…

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Cohort Based Learning Fosters Business Evolution

June 14, 2022

Organizations are scrambling to find new ways to address employee engagement and innovation at work. In a tight market, it’s crucial to ensure your workforce is ready and skilled to pivot with the constant flux of modernizing your business needs. As the shift to hybrid working environments increases, it’s easy to overwhelm your workforce with…

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Microlearning builds organizational strength, and sometimes it wins awards.

June 1, 2022

When it comes to eLearning, Meridian Knowledge Solutions has been there from the start. So, it is no surprise that eLearning Industry chose Meridian LMS as one of the top Microlearning LMS Software for Corporate Training for 2022.  As a leading Learning Management System Software provider for almost 25 years, Meridian has stayed true to the…

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Apply Adult Learning Theory to Training and Development Strategy

April 26, 2022

Corporate or professional training and development strategies should consider the fundamentals of learning theory for adults. Most people understand the simple relationship between teacher and student, assuming you went through some formal education. The curriculum was prescriptive, with the student taking explicit direction from the teacher and completing work at regulated intervals. This is the…

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Rapiscan Systems Selects Meridian Knowledge Solutions to Deliver an Extended Enterprise Solution

March 16, 2022

Reston, VA – February 23, 2022 – Meridian Knowledge Solutions is excited to deliver a learning management solution with eCommerce capabilities to Rapiscan Systems, Inc. (“Rapiscan Systems”). Rapiscan Systems needed a flexible and scalable solution to help manage and provide a more comprehensive training solution for their customers and partners. This solution will enhance and…

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3 Common Compliance Training Challenges

March 8, 2022

Compliance training challenges stem from the organizational culture as well as the nature of compliance. Compliance regulations are always changing and sometimes those changes are swift, causing organizations to quickly churn out solutions to do whatever it takes to stay compliant. Most organizations rely on formal training to help them pivot quickly as it enables…

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Delaware County Selects Meridian Knowledge Solutions Platform to Overhaul Compliance Training

February 24, 2022

Reston, VA – February 17, 2022 – Meridian Knowledge Solutions is excited to announce a new partnership with Delaware County to help restructure its compliance program and centralize training of various departments to one source. Delaware County needed a comprehensive training solution that was not only flexible, but also accountable to track critical progress and…

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2022 Corporate Training Strategies: Realignment

January 13, 2022

In 2022, we have lessons from 2021 combined with cautionary tales of catastrophic proportions from 2020. Looking ahead, we should take stock in the things we can proactively build today to manage a future catapulted into the unknown. Planning for the future can often feel daunting. 2020 and 2021 accelerated the future, forcing many people…

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3 easy ways to implement Design Thinking into your training program

December 14, 2021

In a recent webinar, “Human-Centered Learning: Leveraging Best Practices from Software Design,” Sean Osborne, our SVP of Product and Growth Strategy, along with our Lead User Experience Designer, Alan Underwood, introduced the concept of “Design Thinking” and how you can apply the concept and method to your training programs. The topic created a lot of…

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Meridian Knowledge Solutions Announces New VP of Engineering & Quality Assurance

December 10, 2021

Reston, VA – December 10, 2021 — Meridian Knowledge Solutions is pleased to announce Vivek Khanna has joined the company as Vice President of Engineering and Quality Assurance. Vivek brings over 20 years of experience in leading cutting-edge enterprise software development teams and will accelerate the growth of Meridian Knowledge Solutions. Vivek has an excellent record…

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Meridian Knowledge Solutions Among 10 LMS and LXP Vendors Evaluated in Independent Research

November 30, 2021

Reston, VA – November 30, 2021 – Meridian Knowledge Solutions was among the select companies Forrester invited to participate in its 2021 evaluation, The Forrester Wave™: Learning Management Systems And Experience Platforms, Q4 2021. In this assessment, Forrester evaluated 10 LMS and LXP vendors using their 28-criterion evaluation. You can learn more about the Forrester…

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Benefits of Blended and Hybrid Learning

November 18, 2021

The corporate learning and development landscape has dramatically evolved in the past few years. As organizations grow, there has been an increasing need to deliver training that best meets the needs and capabilities of a diverse workforce. While many L&D professionals recognize that training cannot be a one-time event, they often run into time, cost,…

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Meridian LMS Fall 2021 Release Unleashes Teams Capabilities

November 1, 2021

Reston, VA – November 4, 2021 – Meridian Knowledge Solutions unveiled the latest release of their award-winning enterprise learning management system. The Meridian LMS Fall 2021 features enhancements focused on streamlining administrative workflows and updating user capabilities to increase collaboration. The new release builds out additional collaboration capabilities with the integration of Microsoft Teams Virtual…

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The Corporate Disconnect Between People Strategy & Learning Strategy

October 26, 2021

There is a significant disconnect between what leaders intuitively know is important versus how we will get our future leaders to carry the torch. Leadership misses the mark when it comes to the critical importance of learning strategy in corporate training. Leaders often build their corporate strategy around areas that will help their business sustain…

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Meridian LMS Named a Leader in 2021 Aragon Research Globe™ for Corporate Learning

October 12, 2021

Reston, VA – October 12, 2021 – Meridian Knowledge Solutions, the Reston-based Learning Management System (LMS) company, today announced it has been identified as a Leader in the Aragon Research Globeä for Corporate Learning, 2021. This is the third consecutive year that Aragon has placed the Meridian LMS in the leadership category for Enterprise LMS Solutions.…

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

September 28, 2021

The future of work will require two types of changes across the workforce: upskilling, in which staff obtain new skills to help in their current roles, and reskilling, in which staff obtain new abilities which can prepare them to steer their career in a different direction. In a report by McKinsey, they stated that by…

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Johnson Controls & Meridian Win Silver Brandon Hall Group HCM Excellence Award

September 9, 2021

Reston, VA – September 8, 2021 – Meridian Knowledge Solutions and their client, Johnson Controls, Inc., the global leader in smart, healthy and sustainable buildings, have won the Silver Award in the “Best Advance in Creating an Extended Enterprise Learning Program” category in the 2021 Brandon Hall Group HCM Excellence Awards. “We are honored by this recognition,”…

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Ohio Capital Corporation for Housing Chooses Meridian LMS to Power their Affordable Housing Training Academy

July 15, 2021

Reston, VA – July 15, 2021 – Ohio Capital Corporation for Housing (OCCH), a mission-driven organization that leverages private capital for the construction, rehabilitation and preservation of affordable housing, has selected Meridian LMS as a replacement of their former learning management system to better serve their clients and to fuel their growth as they strategically…

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