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763 Customers Surveyed

6,446 Data Points Collected

227 Published TechFacts

36 Published Charts

49 Published Case Studies



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OpenSesame Case Study

Oracle LMS customer saves time, money in providing access across all associates

Introduction

This case study of a small business real estate company is based on a November 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 now provide easy access to courses to all of our associate base who are spread across the country.”

Challenges

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

  • Major organizational learning and development challenges:
    • Offering mobile, on the go training
    • Training a mix of managers and employees
    • Demonstrating the ROI of training to leadership

Use Case

Learning and development profile:

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

Results

Has seen the following benefits since using OpenSesame:

  • Can find the right training courses
  • Gained access to a broad spectrum of training courses their company needed
  • Realized a return on their investment in OpenSesame in 10 months – 1 year.
  • Rates the following OpenSesame features compared to other companies delivering course content:
    • Breadth and quality of courses: superior
    • Affordability: superior
    • Customer service: best in class
    • Ease of administering courses: best in class
    • Integration with their LMS: best in class

OpenSesame Customer Research

Average savings with OpenSesame

How much money did your company save after using OpenSesame?

More than $25,000
28%
$10,000-24,999
17%
$5,000-9,999
21%
$0-4,999
34%

OpenSesame Customer Review

Why Delaware North Companies, Inc. recommends OpenSesame

5/5 Stars

How our organization uses OpenSesame:

We use OpenSesame courses for our leadership, anti-harassment, and chef programs. We are also looking into building an internship program utilizing several courses.

Would you recommend OpenSesame?

Both the product and service are wonderful. There are a ton of courses and someone always willing to help you find what you need.

OpenSesame Customer Testimonial

Nidec Motor Corporation delivers training value

The immediate availability of training elearning content with the ease of accessing it online had the greatest impact on HR delivering value.

Joseph Stoff, Sr. Human Resources Director, Nidec Motor Corporation

OpenSesame Case Study

Large Enterprise Food Company saving time and money with OpenSesame

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise food company is based on a November 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.”

“OpenSesame has more offerings we can provide to our learners.”

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)
    • Demonstrating the ROI of training to leadership

Use Case

Training and development profile:

  • Uses the following learning management system (LMS):
    • TTN
  • Primary reasons for purchasing OpenSesame:
    • It integrated with their current LMS
    • The catalog had high-quality courses
    • The breadth of the catalog satisfies the broad needs of their company
    • Of a referral from a colleague or friend
    • Buying courses per use
  • Main categories / courses used from OpenSesame:
    • HR compliance
    • Leadership and business skill
    • Health and safety
    • Industry-specific
    • Technology (Microsoft Office, Google/G Suite Applications)

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with OpenSesame:

  • Can find the right training courses
  • Improved employee utilization of training
  • Realized a return on their investment in OpenSesame in 4 – 6 months.
  • Rates the following OpenSesame features compared to other companies delivering course content:
    • Breadth and quality of courses: best in class
    • Affordability: better than others
    • Customer service: best in class
    • Ease of administering courses: best in class
    • Integration with their LMS: best in class

OpenSesame Customer Research

Top three challenges measuring training programs

Which of these are top challenges in measuring the success of your training programs?

Limited L&D resources
66%
Limited L&D budget
43%
Difficult to collect meaningful data
40%


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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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