Joint alliance with US-based Bloomfire will boost UK cloud-based knowledge management
OnTrack International, today announced a global partnership with Bloomfire, a Texas-based company specializing in innovative cloud-based knowledge-sharing and management systems. The strategic alliance reflects OnTrack’s long-standing commitment to help organizations transform the way employees learn, think and behave to deliver optimum business value. The global learning consultancy is also the only UK company on the 2015 Leadership Training Companies Watch List.
Headquarted in the UK, OnTrack International works with many of the world’s most successful organizations including HSBC, Johnson & Johnson, M&S, Thomson Reuters, and Vodafone. The company’s decision to use Bloomfire’s award-winning software as its cloud-based knowledge management system will allow OnTrack clients to easily transition from traditional learning to social, knowledge-based learning aimed at recruiting, training and retaining young employees.
Kevin Johnson, OnTrack International CEO says that new employees often face daunting learning curves when they join an organization which can lengthen the time it takes for them to become fully productive. “Bloomfire eliminates that challenge, allowing new employees to fully engage with an organization from day one by connecting them with the people and content they need. This software solution also features deep integrations and robust reporting so that our clients can always keep abreast of employee and partner engagement. There are many benefits to companies who use this system including increased employee collaboration and engagement, higher sales productivity, improved communication and more responsive customer services.”
Chad Gailey, vice-president of business development at Bloomfire, says the company is delighted to be working with OnTrack International, the first major partnership in its newly-launched Global Partner Programme. “OnTrack is extremely well-respected in the training industry for its expertise in helping global organizations improve their overall productivity. Partnering with a leader like OnTrack demonstrates our commitment to becoming the knowledge-sharing solution of choice for organizations of all sizes across geographies and industries.”
Bloomfire’s Global Partner Program is designed to drive its expansion globally beyond North America along with targeted markets that include e-learning, sales enablement and customer service. The company’s flexible and easy-to-use knowledge-management system connects employees, partners and customers to the applications and information they need to get their jobs done. This collaboration is built into the flow of work, from sales and marketing to service and support to employee induction and training through to integration with existing tools and processes, including Salesforce, Box, Google Apps, Dropbox and LinkedIn.
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Bloomfire’s easy-to-use enterprise knowledge and collaboration software enables people to efficiently share and leverage group expertise. With rich analytics and strong content creation and curation tools, we link users to experts, facilitate social interaction, amplify knowledge and power teamwork at new levels. Our software fosters increased employee engagement, higher sales productivity, more responsive customer service, and stronger communication.
About OnTrack International
OnTrack International is a global learning consultancy working with some of the most successful organisations in the world. With a focus on developing learning solutions to meet precise business needs, the combines multiple methods of learning to deliver optimum business value. As people- development experts, OnTrack work in partnership with a client to achieve business objectives through using the best methods which blend traditional training with technology Well-known in the industry for its global reach, OnTrack deliver unrivalled return on investment to large global organisations across the UK as well as in the Middle East, Asia and within the United States.