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19 February 2018

Market-leading firms collaborate to reimagine digital learning

What if members of some of the world’s largest firms, Learning & Development industry leaders and top academic institutions banded together to make upskilling and career acceleration a delightful experience for professionals? This question was asked by IBM to some of the key players in the industry. In a matter of months, it was answered […]

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15 February 2018

The IBM Digital Badge Program is leading in IT Digital Credentials – have you read the news?!

Have a look at what’s being said in the press about our Digital Badge Program! Fox Business: IBM’s digital badges help keep skills fresh and up to date David Leaser, Senior Program Executive, Innovation and Growth for IBM discussed with Fox Business how Baby Boomers stay relevant at work longer with the use of this […]

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White Paper on the value of training

IBM has published a paper highlighting the value of training, a must read for all in the business of success.

IBM Training: Building skills for a smarter planet

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13 February 2018

Tech Data launches new IBM Education landing page!

With the training industry development and growth, sometimes students struggle to find all the information they need, and in the IBM space, with all its brands, technologies and business units, it can be challenging to quickly find what you’re looking for. In this context, Tech Data Academy developed an IBM landing page, where students are […]

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8 February 2018

IBM Watson V3 Application Development to be withdrawn April 30 2018

  IBM will be retiring exam C7020-230 IBM Watson V3 Application Development on April 30, 2018. If you wish to take the exam prior to that date, you can register at www.pearonsvue.com/ibm . No PartnerWorld expiration date has been set for the IBM Certified Application Developer – Watson V3 certification. A replacement exam is set […]

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5 February 2018

IBM Watson Developer Training Now Available!

Global Knowledge is pleased to announce 2 new Watson Development courses IBM Watson Application Development Certification Bootcamp This 3 day intensive intermediate level course reviews the concepts included in the IBM Watson Application Developer Certification exam. You will learn concepts essential to cognitive technologies and the development and administration of applications using the IBM Watson […]

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1 February 2018

Donna Walker looking forward to 2018

Watch a brief video about IBM Training & Skills in 2018 (and a brief look back at 2017), presented by Donna Walker. Donna discusses the impact of education, Blockchain, the IBM THINK 2018 conference, digital credentials and our active involvement with standards organizations, among other topics. This video is part of our “quarterly kickoff” series.   […]

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31 January 2018

Coursera as platform for IBMs Blockhain courses and more

Background You may wonder why I’m writing about Coursera and IBM. The real question is why IBM decided to make content available together with them. IBM has a perfectly working Education Business Model. This model is based on Global Training Providers. And it has lots of success in quality, coverage and driven skills. The Training Providers […]

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29 January 2018

Interesting items on the web (January 2018)

The Training & Skills team are voracious readers and we come across so much content on the web that would be of interest. We’re committed to making the most of your time – so we’ve chosen only the “best of the best” of the things we’ve seen this month, and present it here for your consideration. How […]

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26 January 2018

Guaranteed to run in February

If you want to make sure that you are enrolling in a guaranteed to run course, then this is the place to be. Here you will find a list of all the official IBM Training courses that are guaranteed to run for the month to come. Please note that this snapshot is correct at the […]

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26 January 2018

IBM wins ATD Excellence in Practice Award for its digital credentials program

  The IBM Digital Badge Program was awarded the 2017 Excellence in Practice Award in the Learning and Development category at the Association for Talent Development (ATD) Conference this Tuesday, May 8 in San Diego, California. The Association for Talent Development (ATD), formerly American Society for Training & Development (ASTD), is a leading non-profit association […]

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15 January 2018

Measure Education Coverage

Today, I want to share some thoughts around coverage. In general, there are lots of discussions around the question “Is your company having a good education coverage?” Most responses are negative. People do not have a clear definition on what education coverage is exactly. In the end, everybody has his own definition. Let us reflect a […]

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9 January 2018

IBM Security Certification Online Testing Promotion

IBM Security Certification is pleased to announce the Online Testing Promotion. The promotion details are as follows. Time Frame: January 1, 2018 to March 31, 2018 All tests must be registered for and taken during this timeframe. Valid: Worldwide, except Japan Discount: 50% off the regular test fee Applicable Tests: All IBM Security certification tests […]

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9 January 2018

Take a FREE IBM Test at THINK 2018

  It’s a new year and it is time to get a head start on your New Year Resolutions; learn a new skill or validate your current skills with an IBM Certification! Take a step toward success by attending THINK 2018 in Las Vegas this March and pre-register to take an IBM exam for free! […]

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2 January 2018

50% Off Assessment Tests – IBM Certification Program

  The IBM Certification Team is excited for the upcoming IBM Think conference and we are sure you are too! To help you prepare to take a certification exam at the conference, IBM is offering 50% off all Assessment Tests taken between Jan 1 – March 22, 2018. IBM Certification website has many resources to […]

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12 December 2017

New Training Offerings: Training Credits

Prepaid Training Offerings Running a training business always means you need to make it easy for clients. Thinking of this statement also means you need a discount strategy. Reflecting about possibilities of training offerings, there is one established product that most vendors are providing. Usually this is something where you pay money upfront and you […]

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11 December 2017

Interesting items on the web (November – December 2017)

The Training & Skills team are voracious readers and we come across so much content on the web that would be of interest. We’re committed to making the most of your time – so we’ve chosen only the “best of the best” of the things we’ve seen this month, and present it here for your consideration. Interesting […]

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11 December 2017

Year End Skills Gateway Update!

“I can read in red. I can read in blue. I can read in pickle color too.” — Dr. Seuss   IBM “Learning Journeys” options enhanced….again! If you prefer developing skills by picking and choosing from a collection of learning assets …. we got it. If you prefer a bit more hand holding … we […]

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8 December 2017

Guaranteed to run in December and January

If you want to make sure that you are enrolling in a guaranteed to run course, then this is the place to be. Here you will find a list of all the official IBM Training courses that are guaranteed to run for the month to come. Please note that this snapshot is correct at the […]

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