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Archive for January 2013

Desire2Learn Acquires Predictive Analytics Technology Company

Canadian ed tech company Desire2Learn has acquired Degree Compass, a course recommendation engine developed at Austin Peay State University with funding from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

MasteryConnect announces a $4.125 million Series A round of funding led by Catamount Ventures

With $4.1M In New Funding, MasteryConnect Wants To Give Teachers A Better Way To Track Student Progress.

COX and 3D Group Partner to Produce New Research Report

Need insight into 360 Degree Feedback Programs? The “Current Practices in 360 Degree Feedback: A Benchmark Study of North American Companies” report documents common practices and trends based on a study of 200 companies. It addresses each phase of a 360 degree feedback implementation, and includes comparisons to findings from 3D Group’s previous 3 benchmark studies since 2002.

How does your 360 degree feedback program stack up?

• How are feedback results typically used? Development or Decision-making?
• What role does HR typically play in the 360 program?
• Is follow-up coaching essential or optional?

Plus, a unique section reveals what program participants and senior management really think of 360 Degree Feedback!

This report was produced by 3D Group in partnership with Cox eLearning Consultants. Learn more about 3D Group at www.3dgroup.net.

To obtain a copy of the report, visit the COX estore here.

LawLogix Receives Capital from PNC Riverarch Capital

LawLogix Group, Inc., the leader in I-9 Compliance, E-Verify and Immigration Case Management Software, announced today that it has received financial investments from PNC Riverarch Capital and Akoya Capital Partners.

NEW REPORT: Current Practices in 360 Degree Feedback

by 3D Group and COX

Tutor.com Acquired by Leading Media Company IAC

IAC today announced the company has completed the acquisition of Tutor.com, an online tutoring solution.

Deloitte Acquires Bersin & Associates

Deloitte has acquired substantially all of the assets of Oakland, Calif.-based Bersin & Associates, LLC, a leading provider of research-based membership programs and advisory services in the human resources (HR), talent and learning market.