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Kineo to Present & Exhibit at ASTD 2014

Kineo, a global leader in innovative learning and technology solutions, will be presenting and exhibiting at ASTD International Conference & Exposition in Washington DC, May 4th - 7th.

Kineo’s booth (1405) will be showcasing their award-winning elearning solutions, the open source Totara LMS and multi-device eLearning solutions powered by Adapt, the open source HTLM5 eLearning authoring …

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City & Guilds Kineo to showcase new Managed Learning Service at CIPD Learning & Development Show 2014

City & Guilds Kineo, Learning Provider of the Year, is to demonstrate how employers could save a significant amount of their training budgets and deliver a more personalised learning experience, with our new Managed Learning Service at the CIPD’s Learning and Development Show on 30 April and 1 May 2014.

In our seminar at the upcoming event, we will share how the new Managed Learning …

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'Konnect' NYC Event Discusses Compliance Training Challenges & Solutions

Kineo, a global leader in learning and technology solutions, hosted a 'Konnect' learning and insights breakfast for over 35 L&D professionals on April 9th in Manhattan to discuss compliance and communication programs.

Compliance training is a challenging area for L&D professionals. It’s notorious for it’s “check the box” style -- a style that employees have learned to dread. …

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City & Guilds Acquires Mindset

The City & Guilds Group has announced today that it has acquired Mindset, a digital learning company that provides services to colleges and employers in the UK.

Mindset has developed a leading platform known as Profiler to manage and deliver functional skills. The core capabilities include initial and diagnostic testing and the assessment of maths, English and ICT. This acquisition …

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City & Guilds Kineo Qualifications Support Civil Service Reform

This week City & Guilds Kineo launched 10 new qualifications for the Civil Service.

There are increasingly high expectations being placed on civil servants and public services. We have developed and accredited these 10 new qualifications to support improved operational delivery. Improving Operational Delivery in the Civil Service The Operational Delivery Profession includes …

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Kineo Konnect Event Invites Experts to Discuss Compliance

Kineo, a global leader in learning and technology solutions, will be hosting a 'Konnect' networking and insights event on April 9th in Manhattan to discuss compliance and communication programs.

Compliance training is one of the most critical areas of elearning and also one of the most frustrating. Assembling a professional forum to share challenges, best practices and solutions will …

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100 Months – What Have We Learned? A View From Steve Rayson

100 months in learning technology, and one uber-learning: things change.

Fast... Flash has come and (somewhat) gone. Mobile and multi-device learning was mainly a pipedream, now it’s mainstream. And social learning? There was no Facebook or Twitter when our journey started. And don’t get us started on the LMS – well, actually do… We caught up with the ever rapidly-moving Steve Rayson, …

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Apprenticeships and Professional Qualifications Transformed Through Technology

Employers could save thousands of pounds on their training budgets and deliver a more personalised learning experience, thanks to a new technology-led approach to apprenticeships and professional qualifications from City & Guilds Kineo, the global workplace learning company.

The new Managed Learning Service (MLS) is the first solution of its kind that enables employers to motivate …

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National Apprenticeships Awards 2014

We’re big fans of apprenticeships around here and big fans of awards (did we mention we recently did the treble? ) so the annual National Apprenticeships Awards is an initiative we can really get behind.

And with National Apprenticeship Week just around the corner, now is the perfect time to consider who might be deserving of these awards. They are run by the good folk at the National …

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City & Guilds Kineo Joins Open Source LRS Project

City & Guilds Kineo, treble award winners and Learning Provider of the Year, has today joined another vital open source project, Learning Locker.

Learning Locker is an open source Tin Can/xAPI Learning Record Store which will allow deeper learner tracking and enhance the learning industry as a whole. Sven Laux, City & Guilds Kineo's Technical Director has joined the governance board …

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City & Guilds Kineo Does the Treble, Winning Learning Provider of the Year at the Learning Awards

City & Guilds Kineo has once again been honoured with a major industry award, winning Learning Provider of the Year at the prestigious Learning Awards.

This lands City & Guilds Kineo with an unprecedented treble of international awards in 2013/14. The Learning Awards, run by the Learning and Performance Institute (LPI) honours the best in the learning industry. Nominees …

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Adapt Learning Open Source Framework Officially Released

City & Guilds Kineo, Elearning Company of the Year and founders of the Adapt open source elearning framework, are delighted to announce the release of version 1.0 of the framework today, to coincide with Learning Technologies 2014.

Adapt is designed to solve a problem in elearning. Delivery to multiple devices including iPad, iPhone, Android and desktop is a must-do in most organisations. …

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Talking Totara 2.5 and Totara LMS Mobile at Learning Technologies

City & Guilds Kineo, co-founders of Totara LMS and Platinum Partner, will be showcasing the latest features of Totara 2.5 and Totara LMS Mobile, the newest innovation at Learning Technologies, January 29-30 at Olympia 2, London.

With over 2 million users worldwide, and clients including Tesco, Sony Europe and Bridgestone - Totara LMS, the leading open source LMS for enterprise. Totara …

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City & Guilds Kineo Feature In Elearning Movers and Shakers List

Now in its fifth year, the elearning movers and shakers list has helped identify key influencers in the online learning industry across the world.

Both Steve Rayson, MD of City & Guilds Kineo and Cammy Bean, Vice President of Learning Design for Kineo US have been included. Collated by a panel of industry judges, these lists span the world, covering regions such as Europe, US & …

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A Royal Welcome: HRH The Princess Royal Opens Brighton Office

Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal officially opened City & Guilds Kineo’s new offices at Sovereign House in Brighton today.

City & Guilds Kineo – a global leader in learning technology solutions – expanded its head office operations in 2013 to house over 150 members of staff. The Princess Royal, who is President of the City and Guilds of London Institute, enjoyed …

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Learning Technologies 2014: Share a tip, win a conference pass!

City & Guilds Kineo, Elearning Company of the Year and Headline Sponsors of the 2014 Learning Technologies Conference, is offering learning and development professionals the opportunity to attend the conference, for free.

All you need to do is share some practical advice for applying new trends in learning technologies for 2014. The Learning Technologies conference, now in its 15th …

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Free Webinar on 10 Key L&D Trends for 2014

City & Guilds Kineo are to discuss the 10 key learning and development trends for 2014 in a free webinar as part of the Learning and Skills Group’s winter webinar series on Thursday 19th December, 2013.

The webinar will discuss the findings of the recent Learning Insights Report, compiled in collaboration with e.learning age, and what it means for learning practitioners today. …

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Princess Royal To Open New Brighton Office

City & Guilds Kineo is pleased to announce that Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal will officially open the company’s new offices at Sovereign House in Brighton.

The Princess Royal, President of the City & Guilds London Institute, will visit the City & Guilds Kineo offices on the 16th January 2014. During the visit Her Royal Highness will also tour the new offices and …

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City & Guilds Response to Chancellor's Autumn Statement

In early December, Chancellor George Osborne delivered his Autumn Statement – an update on the state of the economy and the Government’s future plans.

In the statement, the Chancellor confirmed that employers would be given more ownership of apprenticeships and they will receive funding directly as part of an effort to put them in the ‘driving seat’. Responding to the changes, Chris Jones, …

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City & Guilds Kineo shortlisted for Learning Provider of the Year

City & Guilds Kineo has been shortlisted as Learning Provider of the Year in the 2014 Learning Awards.

The Learning Awards, run by the Learning and Performance Institute, showcases high standards and best practice in the learning and development industry. City & Guilds Kineo has been shortlisted in the prestigious Learning Provider of the Year Category. The Learning Provider …

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City & Guilds Kineo wins Elearning Company of the Year

City & Guilds Kineo has been recognised with the highest elearning industry accolade, winning Elearning Development Company of the Year at the Elearning Awards in London.

This is the second time in five years that the company has won this award, recognising the unwavering commitment to customer service, and the results delivered for our customers. Kineo now jointly holds the UK and …

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Learning at the Need of Speed - New Insight Report

The top ten tasks for learning and development in 2014 have been set out by City & Guilds Kineo in a learning insights report published in association with e.learning age.

The need for learning at the need of speed means businesses need to adjust their learning models. Learning Insights was launched last year and this year sees the report based on research and conversations with leading …

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Kineo to Share Top Learning Trends with NY Business Leaders

Kineo, a global leader in innovative learning solutions, will be hosting an exclusive 'Konnect' leadership event in New York on Thursday, December 5th.

The event presents an opportunity to tap into 10 new trends shaping the learning and technology landscape, and network with learning leaders. The learning landscape is changing. Learners expect more social, informal and multi-device experiences. …

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