Your 2020 Vision needs to include Upskilling
“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” Benjamin Franklin Amazon announced this week that it is investing $700M to retrain ⅓ of its global workforce. At KloudLearn we believe...
Amazon to spend $700m training employees and the Future of Jobs Report by WEF
Amazon recently announced that it will be spending $700m to retrain 100,000 workers or a third of its US workforce. What this means is that Amazon in order to remain...
Softskills Training
“Succeeding in today’s complex business environment takes guts, grit and a high degree of competency in both the soft as well as the hard skills. To ensure success, smart professionals...
Empowering the Modern Workforce through Personal Learning Cloud (PLC)
At KloudLearn, our vision is to create an educational platform to empower the modern workforce. Our founders were frustrated with the legacy 1990s basic Web 1.0 based e-learning technologies employed...
Announcing Publicly available courses and content
Kloudlearn announce a new feature allowing teachers and organizations to publish publicly available courses. A public course is a course that can be published on any external url, and that...
Evaluation tools
Kloudlearn enables course creators to add questions / evaluation to the course content by the following ways: Quizzes - This can contain one or more questions with single or multiple...
Course Authoring Tool
Kloudlearn announces a powerful course authoring tool that includes a wide variety of features to simplify course authoring. To use the KloudLearn’s course authoring tool, simply navigate to courses section...
What is LMS?
What is LMS? LMS stands short for Learning management system. A LMS can be used deliver training. You can use LMS to deliver education courses or training programs. It helps...
Leadership and management styles
Types of Management styles This blog is an adaptation of a blog I wrote some time back. This blog talks about various management and leadership styles in practice today. There...
Employee self evaluation, performance evaluation points to discuss & phrases to make with examples
In our last blog about performance reviews, we covered about what kind of phrases one should use. This blog goes a step further and provides self evaluation examples / self...
Tips for developing strong work ethic
Having a strong work ethic is an important step in being successful in your career. So what is work ethic? A work ethic is a set of moral principles that...
Personal Learning Cloud
It was an immense delight to read this article in Harvard Business Review (HBR) on “The Future of Leadership Development”.In addition to highly pertinent content, the fact that the authors...
From Data to Intelligence. How do we get there?
In HR circles, in employee all hands meetings, it is very fashionable to talk about Knowledge-workforce, Employee-empowerment, etc. etc. However, when most organizations are very siloed in their data repositories,...
Lifelong Learning – Shared Employer : Employee Commitment 50:50
It is with great interest that I read this article in Wall Street Journal today. Here are a few noteworthy clips from the article. Employers, politicians and educators are hammering...
Announcing the launch of video and screen recording on KloudLearn
Today we’re excited to announce the availability of Video and Screen recording on KloudLearn. With this feature, you can instantly record your video or your desktop and share it within...
Announcing a rich text editor for building articles, taking notes and more
We are happy to announce the release of a full text editor within KloudLearn. The text editor allows users to create high quality text content, quickly and easily. Each file...
Youtube Videos now Supported in KloudLearn
We’re excited to announce the support for embedding Youtube Videos within KloudLearn. With this feature, users can search for specific youtube videos, and add one or more as learning assets...
Announcing support for a wide variety of content types. Launch of Asset management interface
Screenshot: assets screen. We’re announcing support for a wide variety of content that can now be added as learning assets on KloudLearn. This includes: Office docs – Powerpoint, excel and...
From Fast Company - Walmart International CEO: Workplace education is not just about “competitive advantage”
CEO Judith McKenna of Walmart proclaimed she is an optimist. “Last year we trained 500,000 through [Academies],” said McKenna. Other than the U.S. military, she went on, it was the...
Top Developer Certifications that will give you the Edge
Being a programmer is the best job one can get in the modern era and developer certifications can get you ahead of the thousands of candidates that are looking to...
How to ask for a raise
Barbara Corcoran reveals how to ask for a raise According to Barbara Corcoran, a real-estate entrepreneur - the methods to get a raise are really simple. Make an appointment to...
What is e-learning
E-Learning - What does it mean? E-Learning is the delivery of education in an online environment. E-Learning can be typically delivered live, or in a pre-recorded environment. Live training require...
Overview of the Addie Model in Instructional Design
The ADDIE model is an instructional design framework used by instructional designers in training and development. The different phases are phases—Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation—represent a dynamic, flexible guideline...
Overview of the Kirkpatrick Model and foundational principles
The Kirkpatrick Model was created by Dr. Donald Kirkpatrick as a model for measuring training and development effectiveness. Originally envisaged for corporate training, the model proposes a linear level of...
Self Evaluation for Performance Review - Phrases, and statements to make
No one likes performance reviews. For many, self-appraisals are an annoying part of the yearly process. How can you make a point about your performance without sounding boastful?. No matter...
How do you decide the LMS for your business
So what is the best way to decide which learning platform (LMS) us best for your business? It is easy to google search and find the first result you find....
Comprehensive list of features across various LMS
There are dozens of LMS out there and it is difficult to evaluate an LMS solution without understanding what exactly are you looking for. As a step #1 to help...
Benefits of LMS's
The benefits of a Learning management systems (LMS) are as follows Lower cost of training An LMS will be able to completely save time and money for training. Traditional training...
What are learning management systems - lms?
What is an LMS? A Learning Management System, or LMS, is a software system for the management and delivery of online training. LMS’es are slightly different from training software because...
Preview of Web Conferencing Features on KloudLearn
At KloudLearn, we spoke to several customers who gave us very clear and succinct feedback that it was important to incorporate web-conferencing as a part of our learning offering. The...
Introducing Free Courses on KloudLearn
We’re announcing the availability of free technology courses with Creative commons (CC BY 2.0) license on KloudLearn. These courses cover a gamut of tech topics. All of these courses will...
Announcing Livestreams on KloudLearn
We’re announcing the ability to publish a live video broadcast (livestreams) to be used for use cases such as training or conducting webinars. A live video broadcast is a great...
How to measure employee engagement
According to a recent Gallup study, 85 percent of employees are either not engaged or actively disengaged at work. It is not difficult to figure out that this leads to...
What to make of Cornerstone's acquisition of Grovo
Recently, Cornerstone on Demand acquired Grovo - a microlearning company for a consideration of $24m cash. Grovo a San Francisco / NYC based company was focused as Micro-learning platform. The...
Creating a course
First Step - uploading Videos
KloudLearn LMS Courses - What are they, a quick introduction
This blog will provide a quick introduction to the concept of Courses within the KloudLearn Learning Management Platform, and helping you to use it.
Announcing KloudLearn
I am very excited to announce KloudLearn - a modern learning platform that is built for everyone. Our mission is to democratize training solutions and make it available for everyone...





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