From Pharma Exec online – extensive article on Trends in Learning and Development depts. Despite multimillion-dollar budgets and some of the best technology money can buy, the pharma industry has yet to propel its own superstar into the limelight. The problem could be that pharma companies still haven’t concentrated on measuring—and publicizing—their success. But that might be changing. Training departments are starting to take a high-profile role at many pharma, biotech, and medical device organizations.
A group of on-line documents you can peruse as resources – most focus on eLearning (from Jay Cross’ blog).
A series of helpful articles from ASTD’s Learning Circuits site:
Rising Tide of Saas (Software as a Service)
Also, a white paper from Cisco on Multi-modal learning. Free .pdf download. In-depth stuff!