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601 Customers Surveyed

5,131 Data Points Collected

215 Published TechFacts

36 Published Charts

49 Published Case Studies



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OpenSesame Customer Research

Training program efficiencies gained by manufacturing organizations

Since you started using OpenSesame, how has your training program become more efficient?

Offered more elearning courses and topics
80%
Average courses taken per learner has increased
50%
Spent less internal resources and time building training courses
40%
Reduced L&D spend
20%
Improved training ROI
10%

OpenSesame Customer Satisfaction Rating

Mary Gregg, a Regional Trainer at Guckenheimer, would be very likely to recommend OpenSesame for this reason:

[OpenSesame has] lots of content to choose from.

OpenSesame Customer Research

Top training program challenges

Which of the following challenges have you experienced throughout your training program?

Creating content
46%
Evaluating and selecting content providers (third party content)
46%
Administering your LMS
40%
Reporting on your training program
39%

OpenSesame Customer Testimonial

OpenSesame has saved our company the most by saving us time. We have the resources available to build and provide most all courses, but not enough time in the day in order to provide quality. Open Sesame provided quality, pre-made courses that we are able to just plug into our LMS and provide straight to the end user.

System Administrator, Medium Enterprise Financial Services Company

OpenSesame Case Study

Bridge customer saves time, money while improving quality of eLearning

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise computer services company is based on an October 2016 survey of OpenSesame customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“OpenSesame saves me time finding and administering courses for my learners.”

“OpenSesame saves my company money in delivering and administering training courses for our learners.”

“With OpenSesame, we are providing more and better quality training topics to our associates.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select OpenSesame:

  • Major organizational learning and development challenges:
    • Meeting the needs of a diverse workforce (multi-generational, multi-lingual)
    • Offering mobile, on the go training
    • Building a learning culture
    • Building future leaders
    • Serving the needs of different job functions (sales, marketing, leadership)

Use Case

Learning and development profile:

  • Uses the following learning management system (LMS):
    • Bridge
  • Primary reasons for purchasing OpenSesame:
    • It integrated with their current LMS
    • The catalog had the courses they were looking for
    • The catalog had high-quality courses
    • The breadth of the catalog satisfies the broad needs of their company
  • Main categories / courses used from OpenSesame:
    • HR compliance
    • Leadership and business skill
    • Technology (Microsoft Office, Google/G Suite Applications)

Results

  • Has seen the following benefits since using OpenSesame:
    • Gained access to a broad spectrum of training courses their company needed
    • Improved employee utilization of training
    • Improved employee engagement / satisfaction with training
  • Rates the following OpenSesame features compared to other companies delivering course content:
    • Breadth and quality of courses: best in class
    • Affordability: superior
    • Customer service: best in class
    • Ease of administering courses: best in class
    • Integration with their LMS: best in class

OpenSesame Case Study

Koenig & Bauer saves time and money with OpenSesame

Introduction

This case study of Koenig & Bauer is based on a November 2016 survey of OpenSesame customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“OpenSesame saves me time finding and administering courses for my learners.”

“OpenSesame saves my company money in delivering and administering training courses for our learners.”

“We now have easy access to a variety of courses.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select OpenSesame:

  • Major organizational learning and development challenges:
    • Meeting the needs of a diverse workforce (multi-generational, multi-lingual)
    • Offering mobile, on the go training
    • Building a learning culture at their company
    • Training a mix of managers and employees
    • Building future leaders
    • Easily implementing a learning and development program
    • Serving the needs of different job functions (sales, marketing, leadership)

Use Case

Learning and development profile:

  • Uses the following learning management system (LMS):
    • Cornerstone
  • Primary reasons for purchasing OpenSesame:
    • It integrated with their current LMS
    • The catalog had the courses they were looking for
    • The catalog had high-quality courses
    • The breadth of the catalog satisfies the broad needs of their company
  • Main category / course used from OpenSesame:
    • HR compliance

Results

  • Has seen the following benefits since using OpenSesame:
    • Can find the right training courses
    • Can find training courses of high-quality
    • Gained access to a broad spectrum of training courses their company needed
    • Can easily evaluate and curate the training courses they need
    • Lowered training costs
    • Improved employee utilization of training
    • Improved employee engagement / satisfaction with training
    • Lowered their IT / administration overhead
  • Rates the following OpenSesame features compared to other companies delivering course content:
    • Breadth and quality of courses: best in class
    • Affordability: best in class
    • Customer service: best in class
    • Ease of administering courses: best in class
    • Integration with their LMS: best in class


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About OpenSesame

Leading organizations depend on OpenSesame to train millions of employees. An entirely new and better way—easier, more economical, with less risk—to access the best on-­demand training. With thousands of business, safety, technology, and compliance courses, OpenSesame helps train organizations of any size.

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