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  • How to kick start a blended training

    Posted 26-11-2015, by LearningStone

    I was recently - rather suddenly - asked to help introduce Scrum to a management team of a large multinational. So I suddenly had to prepare a training course for an overworked management team with little time and little patience. No time and high expectations... you’ve probably been there at some point or the other.
    Blog by Michiel Klønhammer, Co-founder of LearningStone Read more »
  • Interview with LearningStone Founder Michiel Klønhammer about Blended Learning

    Posted 26-11-2015, by LearningStone

    In this interview on Blended Learning by Pilar Orti in the 21st Century Work Life series, Michiel talks about blended learning and LearningStone.
    Listen now or download the podcast. Read more »
  • New: LearningStone for Coaching and Mentoring

    Posted 29-10-2015, by LearningStone

    While most users creating workspaces on LearningStone have a trainers background and think in terms of a trainer-group relationship (and we’re trying hard to support that scenario with the best online tools available!) the individual trainee or coachee is becoming more important. In the past months we’ve been developing and testing some... Read more »
  • What Cengage says about LearningStone

    Posted 14-09-2015, by LearningStone

    As LearningStone grows and we get to welcome new users from all over the world, it’s hard to pick the right ones to add to our testimonials.

    We were really impressed by Cengage Learning, a 5.500 person, 2 billion dollar revenue learning company and were thrilled that Aimee Berger, Director of Faculty Services wanted to say some kind words about... Read more »
  • How to become a Blended Trainer

    Posted 31-07-2015, by LearningStone

    If you're new to LearningStone, you might ask yourself how you can keep training groups but also start using an online platform to offer extra services and improve learning using the tools of today. Michiel Klønhammer, founder of LearningStone, wrote a few thoughts on the subject for Training Industry, in the following article.



    Transitioning from Class-Based to Blended Training Read more »
  • Press release: LearningStone launches “LearningStone Dedicated”

    Posted 31-07-2015, by LearningStone

    LearningStone – the platform for blended learning – went live in the beginning of 2014 after two years of development and was officially launched during the ATD conference in Washington DC a few months later. Founders Sjoerd Boersma, Michiel Klønhammer and CTO Marc Worrell had envisioned a cloud based online platform for professional trainers and have managed to attract training companies in both Europe and the US. Read more »
  • Will Thalheimer on Communities of Learners

    Posted 22-07-2015, by LearningStone

    Will Thalheimer, a writer and consultant in the learning field has been working on an interesting blog on “Subscription Learning” – arguing that learning with spaced repetition is better than without. The blog explores systems providing incentives to learn regularly. For example: Duo Lingo stimulates learners to learn a language in short sessions.

    In this blog Will reflects on LearningStone as a framework for communities (humans!) that... Read more »
  • LearningStone on Edge

    Posted 24-06-2015, by LearningStone

    Microsoft will be releasing a totally new browser called Edge very soon. It is expected that millions of you will be buying a computer running Windows 10 + Edge in the coming months. No... it's not the next Internet Explorer though the round E-logo will stay more or less the same.
    A totally new browser can mean a lot of work for... Read more »