Learning Management Systems - Assessing Return On Investment

by Lambda Solutions

If you are considering adopting a Learning Management System (LMS) and need to build a business case, then return on investment (ROI) is top on your list of things to find out.

Key Chapters

  1. Introduction

    Is a learning management system the right training platform for your organization?

  2. LMS vs. Face-to-Face Training

    For more in-depth courses, an online system leaves the bulk of the learning to students who can access the system anytime, and progress through a course at their own speed.

  3. LMS vs. Webinar-Based Training

    Maybe you are using audio conferencing or webinars to get around the costs of face-to-face training. By choosing an online delivery method, you have already reduced costs in terms of travel, accommodations, and venue.

  4. Open Source vs. Proprietary Systems

    Developers of proprietary systems will argue that their LMS is easier to use than an open source LMS. That may have been true in the past, but today, Moodle 2.6 and Totara 2.5 o er many of the same ease-of-use features that proprietary systems developed.

  5. Finding The Right Training Solution: Next Steps

    Take the steps that will help you assess where your training program stands, the different considerations you need to take into account, and your organization’s potential return on investment with a new LMS.

As experts in training and learning technology implementations, we’d be happy to set up a consultation to help you determine what solution offers you the best ROI.

An LMS is a crucial investment and in this case estimating ROI is important. With a responsible approach, this eBook is picking it up from the start, comparing LMS with face-to-face and webinar-based training and open source to licensed LMSs. After reading it you will be sure you will make the right choice. It fulfills the title Learning Management Systems – Assessing Return on Investment, giving you valuable insight before a major decision.

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Christopher Pappas
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