Area9 Lyceum Blog

Accelerating Pace of Pharma and Med Tech Innovation Drives Demand for Effective, Efficient Adaptive Learning

Posted by Dr. Khurram Jamil, President - Strategic Initiatives on Nov 4, 2019 7:15:00 PM

 

Innovations in pharmaceutical and medical technology—gene therapies, stem-cell treatments, and other cutting-edge therapeutic approaches—demand intensive training, both inside and outside the company. Adaptive learning offers a proven approach.

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Topics: Adaptive Learning, Healthcare Training, Reskilling

Area9 Lyceum and NIIT Sign Global Partnership for Area9 Rhapsode™ Platform

Posted by Area9 on Oct 18, 2019 10:38:21 AM

CHESTNUT HILL, MASS. October 18, 2019 – Area9 Lyceum is pleased to announce its partnership with NIIT, a global leader in skills and talent development, to bring its world-class Area9 Rhapsode™ adaptive learning platform to NIIT’s clients.

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Topics: News & PR, Partners

Pt 2. Incorporating “Refresh” into Your Learning Ecosystem: Ensuring that Knowledge Learned Is Knowledge Retained

Posted by Nick Howe on Oct 9, 2019 7:15:00 AM

The traditional assumption that completing a course generates knowledge and skills that are retained long-term and can be built upon is flawed. The majority of what is studied never makes the transition to long-term memory. Building and maintaining proficiency over time requires “refreshing” by revisiting the material in targeted ways.

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Topics: Adaptive Learning, Unconscious Incompetence, Refresh

Area9 Lyceum and Lanit-Tercom Sign Partnership Agreement in Russia for Area9 Rhapsode™ Adaptive Learning Platform

Posted by Area9 on Oct 7, 2019 7:03:00 AM

CHESTNUT HILL, MASS. October 7, 2019 – Area9 Lyceum is pleased to announce that it has signed a partnership agreement in Russia with Lanit-Tercom, one of the very first IT companies in Russia and an international leader for IT technology and systems.

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Topics: News & PR

Pt 1.“Refresh” As an Adaptive Learning Strategy: Gauging What Learners Learn—and How Much They Forget

Posted by Nick Howe on Sep 27, 2019 6:57:00 AM

 

Even the best instructional strategy will fail if it ignores one basic fact: humans are really good at forgetting things. Good news: reinforcement through deliberate practice solves this problem, and adaptive learning does this automatically.

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Topics: Adaptive Learning, Unconscious Incompetence

Area9 Lyceum Partners with Gilmore Global as Reseller of Area9 Rhapsode™ Platform

Posted by Area9 on Sep 11, 2019 8:04:00 AM

 

Area9 Lyceum is pleased to announce its partnership with Gilmore Global as a reseller of its world-class Area9 Rhapsode™ adaptive learning platform. Based on more than 20 years of research, Area9 Rhapsode deploys artificial intelligence (AI) to enable learners at all levels to develop 21st-century skills and competencies.

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Topics: News & PR

Thieme founds joint venture with learning technology specialist Area9

Posted by Area9 on Sep 10, 2019 2:32:00 AM

Stuttgart, September 2019 – The Thieme Group and the American-Danish learning technology specialist Area9 have joined forces with immediate effect: Their newly founded joint venture Thieme|Area9 develops adaptive e-learning solutions for physicians, residents, medical students, and allied health professionals. The products, designed for national and international markets, combine the Thieme Group’s high-quality specialist information with Area9’s innovative learning technology.

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Topics: News & PR

Area9 Lyceum Named to 2019 Training Industry Top 20 Training Delivery Companies List

Posted by Area9 on Aug 30, 2019 1:26:36 PM

Training Industry has announced that Area9 Lyceum has been named to the 2019 Top Training Companies™ List for the training delivery sector of the learning and development market.

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Topics: News & PR, Sales Training, Area9 Technology

Adaptive Learning: Paying the “Technical Debt” of Ineffective L&D

Posted by Nick Howe on Aug 5, 2019 4:36:00 PM

 

A focus on quick fixes results in learning and development (L&D) “technical debt” that is too great for companies to bear today, given greater demands to build proficiencies throughout their workforce. By understanding what cutting-edge adaptive learning looks like, companies can take the first step toward paying down technical debt and improving L&D with a truly personalized approach.

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Topics: Adaptive Learning, 4th Industrial Revolution, Reskilling

Area9 Lyceum to Participate in Swiss Innovation Program, Kickstart

Posted by Area9 on Aug 2, 2019 11:52:52 AM

 

Area9 Lyceum has been selected by Kickstart, the Swiss innovation platform, to become part of its ecosystem of start-ups and growth companies. Area9 is among the 48 start-ups and 9 corporate “intrapreneurship” teams from 17 countries that will participate for this year’s innovation program.

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Topics: News & PR

Leveling the Playing Field with Adaptive Learning to Reskill Workers

Posted by Nick Howe on Jul 25, 2019 8:18:39 AM

 

To level the playing field of future job opportunities, all workers must be reskilled to meet the ever-increasing demands of the technology-enabled workplace. This requires the “rulebook” for learning to be rewritten, no longer assuming a distribution curve in performance, but rather seeing everyone as capable of achieving proficiency and mastery, provided they are given the targeted support and time they need.

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Topics: Adaptive Learning, 4th Industrial Revolution, Reskilling

Rethinking Recruitment: Why Retraining Is the Answer to the Skills Shortage

Posted by Nick Howe on Jul 16, 2019 9:07:00 AM

 

New talent development approaches are driving the thinking around hiring vs. retraining to respond to rapidly evolving technology, a global skills shortage, and the cost of continuously hiring new talent. As employers grapple with their talent demands, a conversation around reskilling must occur among managers, corporate leaders, HR, and chief learning officers (CLOs).

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Topics: Adaptive Learning, Corporate E-Learning, 4th Industrial Revolution, Reskilling