As we hope you know by now, our weekly WebMingle is designed to give you some insight into the puzzling world of HR technology, discuss news from around the world that we find interesting, talk about upcoming events in our industry, and provide insightful interviews with people of our industry – who they are, what they do and why you should care.
The 45-minute WebMingle on February 6 with Todd Premo and Chris Lennon of GeoLearning touched on numerous topics including:
· Who GeoLearning is and what does a typical organization look like that chooses GeoLearning as a vendor
· What trends GeoLearning is seeing in the industry for 2009
· What is on deck for GeoLearning in 2009
· How GeoLearning’s customers are taking advantage of recent technologies like RSS Feeds, Wikis, social networking, etc.
· How organizations are managing training in non-centralized organizations
· And more…
About GeoLearning and Todd Premo and Chris Lennon
GeoLearning is the leading provider of Managed Learning Services and on-demand performance and learning platforms and the winner of the December 2008 HRchitect Beauty Pageant on Learning Management Systems. Chris Lennon is a product manager for the GeoMaestro 5 Series LMS platform. He has over 10 years of experience in the learning industry ranging from trainer to LMS design and development. Chris has been involved in managing LMS development for eight years. Todd Premo is the Director of Solutions at GeoLearning and leads a team of Solution Architects, Product Specialists, and Proposal Writers responsible for solutioning a customer’s specific learning and talent goals. Todd has 9 years experience in the learning technology industry managing products and customer implementations.
If you missed this past week’s WebMingle, or any of our past WebMingles, please visit our web site at www.HRchitect.com. You will see a complete list of upcoming guests and will be able to listen to past shows such as:
February 6 – Todd Premo, Director of Solutions, and Chris Lennon, Senior Product Manager, from GeoLearning
January 30 – Jim Fowler, CEO and Co-Founder of Jigsaw, online business directory experts
January 23 – Peter Louch, Founder & CEO of Vemo, a Workforce Planning Vendor
January 16 – Charles Coy from Cornerstone OnDemand, a leading Talent Management Systems vendor
January 9 – Bill Gilmyers, Senior Consultant, Jeff Higgins, Executive VP of Client Services, and Mick Collins from workforce planning vendor, Infohrm
December 19 – Rick Fletcher, President of HRchitect joined Matt Lafata to talk about some of the significant events that took place in our industry in 2008 along with some observations and predictions for the future.
December 12 – Adam Feigenbaum, Director of Sales, and Susan Vitale, Director of Marketing from Talent Acquisition Systems and Talent Management Systems vendor, iCIMS
December 5 – Mark Willaman, President & Founder of Fisher Vista, LLC, the owners of several companies including HRmarketer
Our next WebMingle will take place on February 13 when Dr. Lewis Hollweg, President and CEO of Batrus Hollweg International (BHI) joins us. BHI is a human capital consulting firm specializing in Talent Gauging™ — assessing and developing people to drive organizational results. We look forward to welcoming Dr. Hollweg to the WebMingle and hope to have you join us as well.
We hope to have you join us!
Matt Lafata, HRchitect