TechValidate Research on OpenSesame

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1,078 Customers Surveyed

9,023 Data Points Collected

312 Published TechFacts

48 Published Charts

49 Published Case Studies



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OpenSesame Customer Testimonial

OpenSesame is a great company with a wonderful team. They provide fabulous after-sales support. They have a personalized approach and they are proactive. They value their customers where some competitors — once they have your business contract they lose interest and momentum and are no longer bothered by the aftersales and ongoing relationship management.

Melanie Moses, Training Manager, EnerSys

OpenSesame Customer Research

Cost savings with OpenSesame

Annual cost savings with OpenSesame compared to previously used elearning vendor.

Up to 25%: 82%
26–50%: 18%
51-75%: 6%

OpenSesame Case Study

Shari’s Cafe And Pies leverages online learning to expand employee training

Introduction

This case study of Shari’s Cafe and Pies is based on a June 2017 survey of OpenSesame customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Open Sesame’s library has enhanced several of our standard programs. We use it to supplement learning, also helps save time in content building and structure.”

Challenges

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

  • Faced the following challenges when providing online training to learners at their company:
    • Low completion rates
    • Providing enough training topics to cover all employee needs (e.g. employee levels and departments)
  • Offered 101-500 training courses to their learners prior to using OpenSesame.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with OpenSesame:

  • Able to offer 0-100 training courses to their learners after purchasing OpenSesame.
  • Able to train 0-25% more employees after purchasing OpenSesame.
  • Created 11-20 new training tracks or programs after using OpenSesame.

OpenSesame Case Study

HMS solves learning challenges, saves money with OpenSesame

Introduction

This case study of HMS is based on a March 2017 survey of OpenSesame customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

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

  • Faced the following challenges when looking for training for the company:
    • Training a mix of managers and employees
    • Providing engaging learning formats (short length, long length, quizzes, scenarios, etc.)
    • Offering a mix of courses to meet different levels of courses (beginner, intermediate, advanced)
  • Was purchasing courses from 6-10 content providers or publishers before they subscribed to OpenSesame.

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of OpenSesame that the surveyed company uses:

  • Integrated their OpenSesame courses with the following learning management system (LMS):
    • SilkRoad

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with OpenSesame:

  • Saved over $25,000 after using OpenSesame.
  • The following challenges improved after purchasing OpenSesame:
    • Provide engaging learning formats (short length, long length, quizzes, scenarios, etc.)
    • Offer a mix of courses to meet different levels of courses (beginner, intermediate, advanced)
  • Saw the following improvements after using OpenSesame:
    • Increased utilization rates
    • Reduced training costs
    • Higher employee engagement scores.
  • Experienced the following benefits after using an OpenSesame integration with their LMS:
    • Saved time and resources finding and syncing courses
    • Improved their ability to administrator and deploy e-learning
  • Was spending the following amount on activities per month before they purchased OpenSesame:
    • Finding new courses: 9-24 hours per month
    • Evaluating existing courses: 9-24 hours per month
    • Purchasing courses: 5-8 hours per month
    • Finding courses for learners: 9-24 hours per month
  • Saved time on the following activities per month after they purchased OpenSesame:
    • Finding new courses: 26-50%
    • Evaluating existing courses: < 10%
    • Purchasing courses: 26-50%
    • Finding courses: 26-50%

OpenSesame Customer Testimonial

Why partner with OpenSesame?

Having the ability to train a large number of employees in a short amount of time has made our job easier.

Training Coordinator, State & Local Government

OpenSesame Customer Research

Time spent by manufacturing organizations on building elearning courses in-house

If you build training in-house, how much time (on average) do you spend on building a single elearning course?

1 month
25%
6-11 months
25%
2 -3 weeks
13%
2-5 months
13%
37-40 hours (5 days, 1 work week)
13%
8-16 hours (1-2 days)
13%


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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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