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[COMPANY NEWS] aCQuIsItIoNs & partNershIps stories from the Last Quarter articles TII New articles are ve xclusi ted each week on E pos Check out these TII Exclusives from the last quarter: • “positive reinforcement in the workplace” by michelle rebecca • “the Future of training: learner-Driven process” by Jeffrey a. roth • “when leaders should stay Quiet” by roxana hewertson • “how much of Your Brain Do You lead with?” by anne Dranitsaris Interested in submitting company news? Please send to editor@ Blackboard and Pearson have expanded the availability of an integration for pearson’s leading learning solution – mylab & mastering – with the Blackboard learn™ lms. the collaboration is part of the companies’ ongoing efforts to make it easier for teachers and students to find, use and share digital content and tools. City & Guilds announced it has acquired Kineo, a leading global learning and technology company, with the aim of creating the leading workplace learning company. employers will now be able to benefit from Kineo’s innovative learning technology coupled with City & guilds’ industry-leading quality assurance and qualifications. Korn/Ferry International, a premier global provider of talent management solutions, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire minneapolis- based pDI Ninth house, a leading, globally-recognized provider of leadership solutions. QUMAS, a leader in compliance and quality management solutions for the life sciences industry, and NetDimensions, a global provider of performance, knowledge and learning management systems, announced an innovative new partnership that will enable organizations to manage all of their compliance and training requirements via a single, integrated compliance solution. , Epic, leaders in learning technologies announced a new partnership with Docebo, a cloud-based lms provider. epic’s learning platform service offering will be enhanced by Docebo’s true software as a service (saas) product, which offers a range of in-built features and reporting at a cost-effective price. INDustrY News ADL and AICC Collaborate on the Experience API the aviation Industry ComputerBased-training Committee (aICC) and the advanced Distributed learning (aDl) Initiative have agreed to collaborate to improve and solidify the experience apI (formerly referred to as “tin Can”), ensuring its viability for the aviation industry and other communities served by aICC. Cornerstone OnDemand Survey Reveals Skills Gap the results of a new Cornerstone onDemand survey reveals that more than 19 million americans are planning to change jobs in the next year. the survey highlights four opportunities for employers to evolve their people management and development strategies in the coming year and help them narrow the skills gap, increase engagement and retain talented employees. GP Strategies Awarded Contract with U.S. Defense Security Service gp strategies Corporation announced it has been awarded a base contract with three option years with the u.s. Defense security service to provide continued support for their lms known as the security training, education and professionalization portal. the contract has a potential value of $7.5 million. Raytheon Awarded Cable&Wireless Worldwide Apprenticeship Program Contract raytheon professional services llC (rps) has been awarded a contract to manage apprenticeship programs across the u.K. for Cable&wireless worldwide (Cww). rps will manage three areas of specialization: telecommunications engineer, Business and administration, and Customer service. Training Industry Quarterly, Spring 2013 / A Training Industry, Inc. magazine / 45

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Training Industry Quarterly - Spring 2013

Training Industry Quarterly - Spring 2013
From Where I Sit: Back to the Basics
Table of Contents
Ad Index
Guest Editor: A Brave New World
Extracting Learning From Work
Poor Behavior: Your Brain is Partly to Blame
How to Design Engaging Training Programs
The Missing Link in Learning
Don't Let Training Be Half-Baked
What the Latest Brain Research Tells Us about Designing Learning that Sticks
Motivation: The Key to Learning Transfer
Improving Learning Outcomes with a Bite-Sized Strategy
Adult Development: Predicting Learning Success
From One Brain to Another: What We've Learned about Learning
Formalizing Informal Learning
Tracking Trends
Tweet Suite
Company News

Training Industry Quarterly - Spring 2013