Learning

The corporate learning industry was worth nearly $333 billion in 2019, and will grow by an estimated CAGR of 9.7% between 2021 and 2027, ultimately reaching a value of some $417 billion, according to a report by Allied Market Research. Concerns about skills are driving the growth, as employers seek...
SAP is moving toward the planned release of Work Zone for HR, which offers access to business tools, information and communications through a single user experience. Announced in June, Work Zone for HR can be used throughout the organization to integrate the use of disparate systems. Rather than switch from...
Cornerstone Studios, the content creation unit of Cornerstone OnDemand, released several new series to help organizations and employees prepare to face looming workforce changes. Among the areas covered are overcoming new challenges, creating a more equitable workplace and helping workers put their customers first. Cornerstone Originals was launched in November 2019...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Listen to a podcast of this week's update. Upwork and Citrix Systems expanded their relationship to provide improved access to specialized, flexible talent. Their new offering, Upwork Microapps for Citrix Workspace, is designed to simplify the identification and onboarding...
Workday opened up Workday Talent Marketplace, an employee mobility solution that helps workers uncover in-house opportunities when it’s time for a change. The company said the product will help organizations with their employee development and talent allocation efforts. Talent Marketplace was created to “help customers navigate this changing world of...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Listen to a podcast of this week's roundup. Cornerstone OnDemand announced a new integration with ServiceNow that offers platform interoperability to joint customers to “promote cultures of continuous learning.” Through the integration, employees can access, directly in ServiceNow, modules...
SAP SuccessFactors continues to hone its approach to “Human Experience Management,” the idea that experience is central to the implementation of successful HCM and recruiting strategies. When rolling out HXM at 2019’s SuccessConnect, the company said that the focus on employee experience was the most meaningful trend it saw in...
SilkRoad Technology completed the first phase of efforts to unify its solutions, and launched enhancements to its RedCarpet onboarding and learning platforms. Under the banner of “OneView,” SilkRoad is pulling together all of its products into a single platform. The initial update is focused on an updated user interface that...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Listen to a podcast version of our news roundup. Employers are bracing for a wave of mental health issues as workers struggle to face the pandemic, schooling their children, financial pressures and the pandemic. According to Unum, 85% of...
Our weekly roundup of deals, product announcements and other HR technology news. Cornerstone OnDemand said it’s built a skills engine into its portfolio of products. The Cornerstone Skills Graph is meant to help organizations implement “strategic skilling,” Cornerstone’s description of matching skills and people, learning content and job roles. The...