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2 March 2018

WCE Business Partners take note! New mastery exams for sellers

  The Watson Customer Engagement (WCE) skills enablement team is pleased to announce a new set of sales/technical sales mastery exams to represent our solution framework and help Business Partners achieve both competency attainment and reseller authorization.   Overview: How can WCE transform your profession? Watson Marketing: Deepen engagement and increase conversions by capitalizing on […]

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28 February 2018

Watson IoT Continuous Engineering Summit Europe

14 – 16 May Munich, Germany The Westin Grand Munich Overview The event will deliver in-depth technical content targeted at architects, developers, testers, integrators and managers by offering lectures and hands-on labs to expand your knowledge and expertise on the latest technologies, trends, tips and techniques. 5 key reasons to attend Upgrade your skills. Training […]

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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.

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26 February 2018

Interesting items on the web (February 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. National […]

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23 February 2018

Guaranteed to run in March 2018

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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23 February 2018

Trends shaping the training landscape – Insight from Ingram Micro Training

3 Questions for Nina Buik, Ingram Micro Training Executive  We know that Ingram Micro has a comprehensive course portfolio, so can you tell us what students are looking for this year? We are seeing a pattern consistent with that of industry analysts like TSIA. There is an increase in dedicated training classes customized to meet […]

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23 February 2018

Can MOOCs Solve your IBM Skills Problem ?

Today, leaders in business, government and around the world are grappling with disruptive changes in technology, markets and society – changes that are having a major impact on economies and employment. The primary concern for most business leaders is the skill level of their employees. A survey sponsored by Cisco Systems finds “lack of competent […]

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21 February 2018

Arrow Virtual Classroom – the smarter way to train

With constant change and a growing need for on-demand enablement, Arrow Education is now launching a new service to increase training reach and effectiveness out of Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and UK. The Arrow Virtual Classroom provides advanced learning technology and combines an innovative approach […]

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20 February 2018

Visit us at Think 2018!

Think 2018 (Mar 19-22, Las Vegas), is right around the corner and IBM will have a very large Skills and Support presence! On the main floor in Mandalay Bay 703, IBM Support and Training & Skills will host a shared booth space with the IBM Subscription & Support team, showcasing the new and transformed Client […]

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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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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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