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CrossKnowledge Awarded at Brandon Hall’s 2018 Excellence in Technology Awards

CrossKnowledge wins one gold and three silver awards in four categories at the 2018 Brandon Hall Group Excellence in Technology Awards.

The Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards Program is the most prestigious awards program in the industry. The program was one of the first of its kind in the learning industry, which was pioneered in 1994.

“We’re proud to honor the innovators. As human capital management continues to evolve, the creativity of the award winners is breathtaking. Organizations of all size showed that creativity and technology can create new and better work experiences for businesses and their employees,” said Rachel Cooke, Chief Operating Officer of Brandon Hall Group and head of the awards program.

“We were blown away,” said Mike Cooke, Chief Executive Officer of Brandon Hall Group. “Our research was confirmed by the entrants’ responsiveness to the needs of employers who seek to align technology to the goals of their businesses. Every Technology Award entry embodied a win-win proposition for employers and employees.”

A panel of veteran, independent senior industry experts, and Brandon Hall Group senior analysts and executives evaluated the entries based upon the following criteria:

  • Product: What was the product’s breakthrough innovation?
  • Unique differentiators: What makes the product unique and how does it differ from any competing products?
  • Value proposition: What problem does the product solve and/or what need does this product address?

Measurable results: What are the benefits customers can expect to experience as a result of using this product?

CrossKnowledge was recognized for the following categories:

‘Best Advance in Unique Learning Technology’ (CrossKnowledge Learning Suite)

CrossKnowledge’s acclaimed Learning Suite was awarded the gold in the Unique Learning Technology category for its innovative nature, and ability to integrate exclusive learning formats. The full SAAS and cloud-based platform allows companies to maximize their use of CrossKnowledge online e-learning solutions; resulting in stronger ROI and learning efficiency.

‘Best Advance in Social Learning Technology’ (BlendedX)

CrossKnowledge won the Silver award for its unique and proven approach to Social Learning into the Learning Platform. Blendedˣ, a new blended learning approach that is meaningful and puts the focus on developing competency. Integrated gamification and sharing among learners are at the heart of this approach in order to strengthen learner adoption and engagement which made the difference.

‘Best Advance in Mobile Learning Technology’ (My Learning)

Launched in May 2017, during the annual NEXT conference, the CrossKnowledgeMy Learning app took home the silver award. My Learning is setting new standards in the Mobile Learning Technologyspace. The My Learning app gives learners the option to complete entire training courses on their mobile, both online and offline, and across all devices.

‘Best Advance in Emerging Learning Technology’ (BlendedX)

Blendedˣ was also awarded with a Silver medal for the Best Advance in Emerging Learning Technologycategory. Blendedˣ learning experience is both user-friendly and fun. Learners are motivated and encouraged to co-develop their professional skills using this natively multimodal learning innovation, which adopts the best practices of the 70/20/10 pedagogical model.

About Brandon Hall Group, Inc.

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