Key features of Performance Appraisal in Totara Learn

Totara Learn is feature rich – the existing list of features / core functionality exceeds most other enterprise wide performance and learning management systems we have looked at. We’ve summarised for you below the key functionality for managing employee performance: Definable workflow – define your own workflows with Totara Learn’s easy-to-use, online Appraisal Builder. You can include multiple stages, […]

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Why are organisations choosing Totara Learn for Performance Appraisal?

Today, more than ever, the achievement of your organisational objectives is dependent upon the knowledge, skills and experience of your workforce. Performance management is a core business practice. It revolves around the ability to give staff constructive feedback so that they can improve the quality of their work. Company goals and/or individual goals are defined […]

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Building a business case for an LMS within healthcare

We know about the challenges faced by organisations in the healthcare sector around education – high DNA rates on classroom courses, poor access to technology to complete training and in-flexible legacy LMS’s to name but a few. Yet with all these challenges are still expected to become more efficient, provide quality training resources and improve […]

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Totara Learn offers a great solution to managing nurse revalidation

We have built online forms in Totara Learn, which replicate the NMC Revalidation templates (CPD Log, Practice-Related feedback, Reflective Accounts, Practice Hours), enabling you to launch an NMC-compliant e-Portfolio solution very quickly. System customisations can be created quickly and easily where required to supplement the core functionality, and the fact that Totara Learn can accommodate […]

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We’re Hiring! Learning Technology Developer

Job Description: We are looking for a Learning Technology Developer to join our Technical Development Team, with a focus on supporting our Totara learning and performance technologies. Think Learning is a Platinum Totara Partner, and our track record means we are the “go to” supplier for this system in UK healthcare and other compliance-based sectors. […]

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Is the effectiveness of your LMS affected by your IT infrastructure?

In February 2014 the Brandon Hall research report stated Learning Management Systems were under-performing in the eyes of organisations. Satisfaction with Learning Management platforms was low and 47.7% of respondents were looking for alternative solutions and providers. Dissatisfaction with organisations’ existing LMS’s seems to prevail and many are now citing that their LMS is also […]

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Totara Learn Learning Activities and Resources

Learning Activities Below is a summary of the comprehensive range of learning activities that can be configured to meet your needs in Totara Learn and combined into learning pathways. Assignments Enables trainers to communicate tasks, collect work and provide grades and feedback. Learners can submit any digital content (files), such as word-processed documents, spreadsheets, images, […]

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Exploring the potential of blended learning and learning pathways in Totara Learn

Blended learning involves combining on the job experience, informal and formal/classroom training with the flexibility of technology enhanced learning methods, including flipped classrooms. A key driver for adopting a blended approach to learning is often the need to reduce the cost of learning through the optimization of resources and the time spent on undertaking learning […]

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Matomo provides user activity analytics within Totara Learn v10

‘Big data’ is making a significant impact in almost every area of business, and most organisations are ramping up their investment and interest in data as it becomes a more feasible opportunity. Totara Learn has always featured customisable reports that focus on outcomes. For example: Who’s completed what content? What scores have people got in a […]

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Totara Learn – Boosts learner engagement and drives up compliance

We live in an increasingly regulated world where compliance is a statutory and regulatory requirement within most organizational sectors. Forcing your workforce to tick boxes simply isn’t enough. It’s important to engage staff with learning by providing them with engaging systems and development activities to both achieve compliance and demonstrate competence. Thankfully, technology has rapidly evolved to support this and heighten […]

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Totara Learn Supports GDPR Compliance

Totara Learn 11 Supports GDPR Compliance

Totara Learning has announced the release of Totara Learn 11, a special interim release designed to help customers ensure their learning management platform supports their compliance with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) before it becomes effective on 25th May 2018. Totara Learn 11 makes it easy for end users to understand what their […]

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Event: Engaging your employees to support their learning and performance

DATE AND TIME: Tue, March 6, 2018, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM PST LOCATION: Think Learning, WeWork South Lake Union, 500 Yale Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109 DESCRIPTION: The world of work in changing, and technology gives us all many new opprtunities to support our employees. Think Learning has a long history of helping organisations not only complete their […]

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Engage. Learn. Perform. with Think Learning at #LT18UK

We are looking forward to exhibiting at Learning Technologies on the 31st January and 1st February 2018. Come and meet our solutions-focused team at STAND H6. As Europe’s leading showcase event for organisational learning and technology we will be taking the opportunity to share how Totara Learn can rise to the following organisational challenges: Staff engagement […]

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Best use of Totara to ensure compliance award 2017

We are proud to have won the award for the Best use of Totara to ensure compliance for our work within healthcare, where good, accurate training is critical to patient care. Our implementations result in significantly increased training compliance and great feedback for Learning and Development teams from regulators. We would like to take the opportunity to thank our […]

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Think Associates now Think Learning

We are excited to announce Think Associates are now operating as ‘Think Learning’ and we have updated our branding to reflect this. We are proud of the fresh start that this provides us for 2018 so please do take a look and subscribe to our newsletter using the contact form or the field at the bottom of […]

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Multi Tenancy with Totara Learn

Sustainability Transformation Plans (STPs) have been designed to drive transformation in health and care delivery across the NHS and social care.  STP plans often support the recommendations of the Carter Report, particularly the aim of making back office functions and services more efficient. Having spent the last 10 years working with healthcare organisations in the UK […]

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Meet Chloe at DevLearn

If you’re in the learning technology industry, you’ll know about DevLearn, the premier event for professionals on the West Coast. Totara is a headline sponsor of this event, which will focus on the next big innovations in learning. Think Learning is a Totara Platinum Partner and our Head of US Operations, Chloe, will be attending […]

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Think Learning launch in USA

After a decade of success around learning technology in the United Kingdom, we’re excited to announce the next phase of our journey. We’re bringing our Totara expertise to North America, with our new Seattle-based operation. Think Learning, Inc, a Totara Platinum Partner, is here to help you with your corporate learning and performance management needs. […]

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Think Learning partner with BMJ Learning

We have teamed up with BMJ Learning, a leading international provider of online CME and postgraduate training, to help healthcare professionals at UK hospitals improve their knowledge and deliver the very best care to their patients. The partnership will provide access to BMJ Learning’s Hospital Collection via our bespoke Totara Learning Management System (LMS). Developed with […]

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Key Insights from our June 2017 Totara Healthcare User Group

In June 2017 we hosted our bi-annual Totara Learn User Group. Our user groups are a way for our clients to network, share knowledge and experience and feed into Totara development plans. We were fortunate to be joined by the following guest speakers: Guest Speakers Lars Hyland,Totara – outlined the extraordinary growth of Totara, it’s cross-sector […]

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Introducing the Totara Learn Report Builder

Reporting is a key feature of Totara Learn with a powerful, flexible report builder. Totara Learn ensures you have a complete picture of usage, progress and achievement across your business. Totara Learn’s flexible Report Builder allows you to: Build customised reports – including graphical reports for immediate engagement. Personalise reports with customised search filters and column […]

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Totara Learn – Making Powerful Bespoke Reporting Simple

To make the right decisions quickly, you need timely and targeted information at your fingertips. We hear many organisations find it difficult to report efficiently and accurately across their organisation and to provide managers timely reports to enable them to better manage their staff and keep track of compliance requirements. We appreciate that organisations all […]

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Totara Learn – Bespoke dashboards to drive compliance

One of the challenges organisations face with driving up compliance rates is being able to track and target training to the right staff. Staff are often confused about what training they need to complete, by when and what options they have to achieve regulatory compliance. Dashboards give users easy to read, real-time information on their […]

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