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Skillslive Celebrates Seven Year Anniversary with L’Oréal ANZ

Skillslive Learning Management System (LMS) continues to inspire Education for the worlds largest Hairs & Beauty Brands across the L’Oréal Professional Products Division Australia and New Zealand. The impressive portfolio of brands includes L’Oréal Professional, Matrix, Redken, Kerastase and Shu Uemura with all being recognised as the innovation leaders within the L’Oréal Group globally, for the adoption and use of digital education technology.

Since 2012, Skillslive has been evolving the Digital Education Platform capabilities exclusively with L’Oréal PPD Australia & New Zealand. L’Oreal continues to lead in the execution of Education Best Practises combined with exceptional results and a positive return on investment.

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Skillslive Consultation and Technology Solutions for the Building and Construction Services Industry

Skillslive consulting services was recently engaged to provide insights and analysis for the design and development of a building and construction services application. The Skillslive engine was chosen as the best fit for purpose and it's ability for seamless integration of third party API's and bespoke development work to be undertaken.

OneSite will centralise information and workflow management to complement or replace existing legacy systems. The result being a significant reduction in the time required towards capturing, managing and reporting information and issues throughout a project lifecycle.

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Skillslive Launches TRACE Point Designed for the Australian Building and Construction Code

Skillslive and TRACE.point deliver enhanced features for the Construction Industry to reach Australian Building and Construction Code Compliance and Assurance.

TRACE.point is a software solution developed specifically for the Australian Building and Construction Industry. TRACE.point provides Procurement personnel with easy access and transparency across the entire end-to-end supply chain ensuring each of its prospective contractors and suppliers meet the ABCC assurance recommendations and guidelines.

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Skillslive Acquires Loft Group's Digital Education Platform

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 has been formed to execute a global commercialisation strategy for the Loft Group’s Digital Education Platform, establish in 2012. Skillslive Edu Pty Ltd was recently acquired by Loft Ventures Pty Ltd with an established portfolio of technology companies focused on global opportunities though cloud infrastructure and scalable technology. 

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Digital Education Platform Challenges Retail Learning Ecosystems Powered by IBM Watson

Loft is focusing on corporate learning ecosystem and the benefits that big data will contribute to creating visibility across an organisation and the relevant stakeholders. 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 the Manager - Educator - Student and the process of learning, content delivery, assessment and collaboration can all be individualised.

What is IBM Watson? Watson is built to mirror the same learning process that we have through the power of cognition. What drives this process is a common cognitive framework that humans use to inform their decisions: Observe, Interpret, Evaluate, and Decide

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Kérastase Paris Enhancements for the Digital Education Platform 2016

Since adopting the Loft Group Digital Education Platform in 2012 Kérastase Paris and L’Oréal Professionnel Division (Australia and New Zealand) have been recognised as a leader within the L’Oréal Group globally for the adoption and use of digital education technology.

The journey continues for Kérastase Paris in 2016…

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IBM SoftLayer | Cloud For The Smaller End Of Town

Take Melbourne-based creative digital agency, Loft Group, for instance. With a team of only 20 people, it is able to develop a leading edge e-learning platform that services global conglomerates such as L’Oréal A small operation based in Australia, Loft Group is using the power of the Softlayer cloud (an IBM company), to host the e-learning platform at a global scale, across Asia Pacific, Europe and North America. Loft Group is doing what previously only large companies with deep enterprise IT architectures and infrastructure could do.

The success of The Loft Group is an excellent demonstration of the power, security and agility that cloud computing can deliver – enabling a grassroots, local company of modest size to tackle global markets, quickly adapt to changing market and technology demands and expand at an extraordinary rate

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BRW Magazine | L’Oreal Global Account Win Propels Melbourne Tech Firm Into The Big League

In a recent interview with BRW Magazine, Loft Group CEO, Gavin Russell announced that the company has raised $300,000 from wealthy investors after bagging its biggest global contract with L’Oreal, ­giving the Melbourne-based tech company an implied market capitalisation of $1 million.

It has a memorandum of understanding to provide a global e-learning platform for cosmetics giant L’Oreal, to teach hairdressing salons about shampoo and colour. Loft Group, which previously supplied L’Oreal with printed educational materials in the local market, beat out international rivals to secure the contract. The win is the company’s “biggest yet” and “significant enough that it prompted a small-scale share offering”, says Loft Group founder and Chief Executive, Gavin Russell.

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IBM SoftLayer Cloud | Loft Group Deploys Digital Education Platform Globally

The Loft Group, an Australian creative digital agency specialising in creating e-learning campaigns for global brands, has adopted IBM SoftLayer cloud services to roll out its Digital Learning Platform for LOreal Professionnel Division.

“The success of The Loft Group is an excellent demonstration of the power, security and agility that cloud computing can deliver – enabling a grassroots, local company of modest size to tackle global markets, quickly adapt to changing market and technology demands and expand at an extraordinary rate,” said Dean Evans, Cloud Computing Executive, IBM Australia and New Zealand.

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Wall Street Journal | Loft Group Globally Scales Mobile, Digital Business with IBM’s SoftLayer Cloud

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that The Loft Group, a creative digital agency specialising in creating e-learning campaigns for global brands, has adopted IBM SoftLayer’s cloud services to transform its business. Aiming to quickly scale to several new global markets, The Loft Group will migrate its digital learning platform onto IBM’s SoftLayer cloud infrastructure to deliver custom, mobile education and training platforms to clients.

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IBM Cloud Services Fuels Growth for Loft DEP Clients Around the Globe

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — IBM® (NYSE: IBM) today announced that clients from across industries and around the world are taking advantage of IBM’s cloud solutions to improve flexibility, drive international expansion and better respond to today’s fast-moving and ever-changing business environment.

In Australia, The Loft Group, a creative digital agency specialising in creating e-learning campaigns for global clients including L’Oreal, has adopted IBM’s cloud services to transform its business. Based on its need to quickly scale to several new global markets, The Loft Group is migrating its digital learning platform onto IBM’s SoftLayer cloud infrastructure to deliver custom, mobile education and training platforms to clients.

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