Why You Should Purchase a Learning Management System (LMS) Through an Authorised Reseller

Purchasing a Learning Management System is a huge navigational task in and of itself. The last thing you need is for someone to add a new level of complexity… right?

Say, for example, the revelation that “Our company isn’t the actual developer of this software. We’re actually a reseller.” Sound like a disadvantage? Well, dig deeper and you may find it’s the best news you’ve had all week! Read on to find out why:

1. The research is already done for you.

The majority of the heavy lifting in sourcing a suitable LMS is in assessing the available options. As far as Skillslive is aware, there are over 700 Learning Management Systems (LMS) products on the market. And we’re probably unaware of a whole bunch more! If you’ve got the time to check all of them - or even the top 20 - then great. If not, remember that a good Value-Added Reseller (or “VAR partner”) already knows the market and has chosen to partner with its best available offering.

If you’d like to know more about Skillslive’s decision to partner with Docebo Learning Platform, just reach out - We’d be delighted to walk you through our decision criteria.

2. You have the backing of two separate entities.

Consider how a software vendor is motivated to see the success of your organisations learning outcomes on their platform. Now imagine the results you can achieve when *both* the vendor and an entirely separate company want to see your project succeed. We’re all in the journey together.

3. There’s local support.

While the convenience of SaaS and off-the-shelf software has become indispensable for many organisations, wouldn’t it be great to have a phone number to call? Especially when that phone line is available during hours that are friendly to your business. Check out our location: Your reseller might even be just down the road!

4. You gain a service partner to guide you Learning outcomes. Think content!

A sufficiently resourced VAR partner will offer a wide range of services beyond the sale of the Learning Management System (LMS). From installation through to launch, ancillary services, such as the sourcing of learning content, or authoring of bespoke content, integrations with other software, data migration, LMS managed services, a Value Added Reseller (VAR) partner can be so much more than just a reseller. Further still, having walked you through the implementation and deployment process, a VAR partner is likely to have a deep understanding of your system, your brand and the overall requirements of your learning and development (L&D) outcomes and objectives.

In additional to its own custom learning software, Skillslive is a proud Value-Added Reseller partner of the Docebo learning platform (just in case you hadn’t noticed!) and we work with our clients to produce learning experiences that end users absolutely relish.  To find out how we can help your organisation do the same, just drop us a line. Or call - We’re probably in your timezone after all!

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Skillslive Digital Learning Solutions

Skillslive is a learner-centric Learning Management System (LMS) and Learning Record Store (LRS) that is designed to help organisations increase learning engagement while enhancing an individual’s learning outcomes and improved organisational performance.

Skillslive enables on-demand education and contextual learning, collecting data and presenting analytics and insights to provide a 360° view within an organisation's learning ecosystem. SkillsLive contributes to creating visibility across an organisation, its employees and contractors, plus aligning learning pathways with professional development, competencies, compliance, certification and accreditation.

Skillslive remains innovative and at the forefront of education technologies. Focusing on corporate learning ecosystems and the benefits that big data will contribute to creating visibility across an entire organisation at a local and global level. Additionally, the utilisation of cognitive systems that are able to exhibit adaptive, proactive and emotive behaviour. When implemented in support of educational activities a connection between communities and the process of learning, content delivery, assessment and collaboration can all be individualised, measured and presented in an enterprise dashboard. What drives this process is a common cognitive framework that humans use to inform their decisions: Observe, Interpret, Evaluate, and Decide.

Skillslive is a Docebo Value-Added Reseller Partner for the Asia Pacific Region.

Skillslive by the numbers:

  • €26.93 billion | Annual turnover (2018) of Skillslive’s largest client

  • 50,000 | Number of off-the-shelf course titles available to our clients via premium catalogue

  • 5,000,000 | Number of users worldwide on the Docebo platform

  • 1,400 | Docebo clients worldwide:

  • Unlimited | Amount of learning material that can be uploaded on any plan

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