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EBSCO Publishing to Release New Executive Decision-Support Resource—Corporate Learning Watch

Press Release: EBSCO Information Services [June 14, 2010]

Copyright (c) 2010 EBSCO Information Services

Abstract: EBSCO Publishing continues to use its expertise in evidence-based information gathering this time turning its attention to the needs of corporate learning experts. Corporate Learning Watch™ is a new evidence-based monitoring service that investigates learning techniques for corporate learning professionals and focuses on the methods that can be used within businesses to facilitate employee learning.


IPSWICH, Mass. — June 14, 2010 — EBSCO Publishing continues to use its expertise in evidence-based information gathering this time turning its attention to the needs of corporate learning experts. Corporate Learning Watch is a new evidence-based monitoring service that investigates learning techniques for corporate learning professionals and focuses on the methods that can be used within businesses to facilitate employee learning.

Corporate Learning Watch builds on EBSCO’s collection of expert and peer-reviewed corporate learning-related literature to present the user with non-biased actionable intelligence—an executive decision-support tool based on proprietary, evidence-based content. The resource uses a systematic approach to monitor developments in the literature and follow an established multi-step evidence-based literature surveillance process. Corporate Learning Watch provides users with the latest expert analysis and findings on corporate learning issues, all based on the evidence that is presented in the literature.

Specific areas that the reports in Corporate Learning Watch focus on are:

  • Budgeting
  • Community Building
  • Evaluation
  • Learning & Technology
  • Learning & the Individual
  • Learning Methods
  • Learning Resources
  • Learning Staff
  • Learning Structure
  • Learning Support
  • Organizational Change
  • Talent Management

Corporate Learning Watch has adapted EBSCO’s core evidence-based methodology to areas of interest to corporate executives. The evidence-based approach identifies, selects and systematically evaluates pertinent information and creates a synthesis of the best available evidence. EBSCO’s experience with evidence-based content includes Sustainability Watch and the upcoming Food Industry Watch as well as the point-of-care resources it provides to hospitals and other medical institutions including the clinical decision support resource DynaMed.

Corporate Learning Watch may be integrated into corporate portals and Intranets. The EBSCOhost Integration Toolkit allows EBSCO’s content to be incorporated into an organization’s workflow—providing seamless access to premium content.

About EBSCO Publishing

EBSCO Publishing is the world’s premier database aggregator serving the content needs of corporations, associations and organizations of all types. EBSCO offers a suite of nearly 300 full-text and secondary research databases providing content from tens of thousands of full-text journals, magazines, books, monographs, reports and various other publication types from renowned publishers. Databases provide information for areas ranging from research & development and corporate learning to departmental and industry-specific topics. EBSCO’s product lines include proprietary databases such as Business Source Corporate, Business Book Summaries, Learning Centers, Business Basics, Academic Search R&D, Nonprofit Organization Reference Center, and Health Library as well as dozens of leading licensed databases. Databases are powered by EBSCOhost, the most-used for-fee electronic resource in libraries around the world, and may be integrated into corporate intranets, portals and learning management systems. For more information, visit the EBSCO Publishing Web site at: www.ebscohost.com, or contact: information@ebscohost.com.

EBSCO Publishing is a division of EBSCO Industries Inc., one of the largest privately held companies in the United States.

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Publication Year:2010
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:June 14, 2010
Publisher:EBSCO Information Services
Company: EBSCO Information Services
Subject: Executive appointments
Record Number:14803
Last Update:2013-06-06 10:02:04
Date Created:2010-06-14 11:04:17