S-Blox and TechPersonnel Announce Co-Innovation Partnership
“Our constantly-connected lifestyles also means that attention spans are shrinking. A solution could lie in Microlearning: this is bite-sized chunks of learning content, completed in three to five minutes, that makes learning easily digestible” said Amit Saxena, Chief Technology Officer, TechPersonnel. “Some examples of successful microlearning can be found on popular mediums including: podcasts, blogs ,eLearning, videos In 2019, companies will spend $1100 per employee on training. Learning and development is a multi-billion-dollar industry: with this level of expenditure, the stakes are high and the expectations of tangible returns are real. By creating a deeper collaboration environment, like the one provided by S-Blox, we will be able to share and leverage our intellectual property, allowing us to move faster to provide such options to our clients”
Hellerup, Denmark/Palo Alto, Calif. – April 7, 2019 – S-Blox and TechPersonnel have announced a new co-innovation agreement, to develop a deeper collaboration environment and framework to streamline their remote recruiting and hiring process as well as their eLearning & Development initiative. As part of the multi-year agreement, TechPersonnel plan to utilize S-Blox’s Team Collaboration cloud services to drive collaboration in key areas such as hiring & Recruitment, eLearning, and Career Development.
S-Blox’s Chief Executive Officer, Sherif Khairallah added, “34% of organizations are already investing in social learning tools and over the next few years we anticipate the uptake will accelerate. Employees want the ability to create their own online content and share learning resources. It’s no surprise that peer-to-peer learning continues to gain traction – empowering people to share relevant content with their colleagues. Over three-quarters of employees do at least some of their learning on a mobile device and 99% of mobile learners believe the mobile format enhanced their learning, and S-Blox has just the right solutions for that”