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573 Customers Surveyed

4,915 Data Points Collected

148 Published TechFacts

18 Published Charts

49 Published Case Studies



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OpenSesame Case Study

Nelnet improves implementation process and lowers costs with OpenSesame

Introduction

This case study of Nelnet 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:
    • Finding industry specific content
    • Serving the needs of different job functions (sales, marketing, customer service, operations)
    • 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 spending the following amount on activities per month before they purchased OpenSesame:
    • Finding new courses: up to 4 hours per month
    • Evaluating existing courses: up to 4 hours per month
    • Purchasing courses: up to 4 hours per month
    • Finding courses for learners: 9-24 hours per month
  • Was purchasing courses from 1-5 content providers or publishers before they subscribed to OpenSesame.

Use Case

The key feature and functionality of OpenSesame that the surveyed company uses:

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

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with OpenSesame:

  • The following challenges improved after purchasing OpenSesame:
    • Serve the needs of different job functions (sales, marketing, customer service, operations)
    • 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 completion rates
    • Increased utilization rates
    • Lowered implementation costs
  • Experienced the following benefits after using an OpenSesame integration with their LMS:
    • Saved time and resources finding and syncing courses
    • Improved their tracking and reporting capabilities
    • Improved their ability to administrator and deploy e-learning

OpenSesame Case Study

Johnstone Supply creates integrated training program with OpenSesame and BlueVolt LMS

Introduction

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

“OpenSesame is convenient with its seamless integration to our LMS (BlueVolt) and thousands of course options that are easy to manage. The course update communication gives us the confidence that we are getting the most recent version of the course available without having to manage it on our own as we often do with other vendors. Anything that saves us time is priceless to us!”

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:
    • Seeing a return on training or higher performance after training
    • Working with multiple vendors
  • 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 over 20,000 training courses to their learners after purchasing OpenSesame.
  • Created over 30 new training tracks or programs after using OpenSesame.

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 Fact

Technology company saves with OpenSesame

A large enterprise computer software company saved $25,000 – $49,999 after using OpenSesame.

OpenSesame Customer Research

Average savings with OpenSesame

How much money did your company save after using OpenSesame?

More than $10,000: 45%
$5,000-9,999: 21%
$0-4,999: 34%

OpenSesame Customer Satisfaction Rating

An Operations Manager at a state & local government would be very likely to recommend OpenSesame for this reason:

Great training content and great customer support = The best vendor experience.



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About OpenSesame

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