Josh Bersin Says Learning Experience Key Focus for L&D Leaders

Josh Bersin Says Learning Experience Key Focus for L&D Leaders

Learning and career management software is the #1 fastest growing segment in HR technology today. Which may explain why the average learning department has a stunning 22 technologies on offer! While the L&D market might be growing rapidly, innovation in the L&D space is happening even faster. “It’s very clear to me that we are in a complete renaissance in the learning industry” said industry analyst, Josh Bersin, during his keynote address at L&D Innovation & Tech Fest. According to ....

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How ANZ are Creating Learning Moments That Matter

How ANZ are Creating Learning Moments That Matter

With ever-increasing information availability causing a major shift in the way that people access and consume information, the learning landscape available to our employees needs to adapt accordingly. When the aim is to stimulate a learning culture within an organisation, we need to embrace and adopt digital learning technologies to enhance the learning experience by providing rich bite sized learning content anytime, anywhere; whilst empowering employees to drive their own learning path. Learning Moments That Matter When putting together a ....

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6 Ways of Creating a Learning Culture

6 Ways of Creating a Learning Culture

Learning is no longer just the role of students or apprentices. Technological advances, such as AI and automation, are creating an environment of almost constant change. Organisations that don’t encourage and enable their employees to adapt will lose their competitive edge. Employers need to hire for future needs – needs that may not have even been identified yet. In addition, traditional employee learning and development strategies are based on a stable and predictable environment. That, for better or worse, no ....

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The End of the L&D Department and the Rise of The Learning Scientist

The End of the L&D Department and the Rise of The Learning Scientist

Digital transformation and what has been called the fourth industrial revolution is having profound impact on almost all aspects of business, but the need to rapidly develop new skills at speed and scale, and the challenge to retrain potentially displaced workers is among the most significant. It represents perhaps the biggest call to action in the history of workforce learning. Can the Learning and Development community step up to the task? Chris Pirie, General Manager of Global Learning at Microsoft ....

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HR Tech Start-Up Riding the (Virtual) Wave of Success

HR Tech Start-Up Riding the (Virtual) Wave of Success

12 months ago UnleashedVR were a small start-up operating from a hub full of other hopeful entrepreneurs. Today they are thriving, with an expanding team including Google’s former global head of gaming, and some sophisticated upgrades to their VR tech that brings the staid world of learning and development to life. They were the winners of last year’s HR Tech Fest Start-Up Showcase, a competition to showcase the most innovative HR software in Australia. We chatted to Founder and CEO ....

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