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OpenSesame Case Study

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


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.”


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.


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.

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