Lessonly, Inc. Strengths, Domain Expertise, and Key Differentiators
Lessonly’s learning automation software brings contextual learning to every step in companies Salesforce sales process.
In July 2019, Lessonly reintroduced a practical framework for training and enablement—the Better Work Training Method.
The newest addition to the Better Work Training Method is a maturity model outlining 42 tactics and best practices for building a richer training program. This model helps leaders identify opportunities for improvement and map their progress toward world-class training.
The Better Work Training Method is valuable to any team developing training or enablement, not just those using Lessonly. The company bases its software enhancements on the principles and practices of the Better Work Training Method.
Lessonly, Inc. Recent Developments
In January 2019, Lessonly unveiled a series of new features that will enable large organizations to leverage Lessonly’s powerfully simple employee training solution across the enterprise at scale
. The new features include Internationalization (enables international training programs with translation support in 12 languages), Search Insights (allows managers to explore search data to find out what content learners are looking for), Insights Manager (gives leaders clarity about team learning with a new insights experience, purpose-built for team managers), Image Library (allows managers to upload photos for anybody on a team to use when building lessons), Knowledge Checks (tests learner knowledge, right in a lesson, without waiting for a grader), Content Freshness (a score helping surface lessons that may need to be updated) and Advanced User Management (custom file imports enable complex teams to automatically update employee rosters and manage a wider range of permissions).
Lessonly, Inc. Customers in ARTW Customer Database
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Lessonly, Inc. Overview
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Number of Employees: 180
Functional Market: Learning and Development,
Key Verticals: Aerospace and Defense, Automotive, Banking and Financial Services, Communication, Real Estate, Consumer Packaged Goods, Distribution, K12, Higher Education, Federal Government, State and Local Government, Public Safety, Healthcare, Life Insurance, P&C Insurance, Specialty Insurance, Hospitality, Life Sciences, Manufacturing, Media, Faith Based Nonprofit, Youth and Elderly Care Nonprofit, Special Cause Nonprofit, Oil and Gas, Professional Services, Retail, Transportation, Utilities,
Lessonly, Inc. Key Cloud and HCM Applications
Lessonly, Inc. HCM and Cloud HCM Applications Revenues, $M:
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Lessonly, Inc. Revenue Breakdown by Type:
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Lessonly, Inc. Direct vs Indirect sales
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Lessonly, Inc. Customers - Breakdown by Geo, Size, Vertical and Product
No. of Lessonly, Inc. Customers: 1000
No. of Lessonly, Inc. HCM Applications Customers: 1000
No. of Lessonly, Inc. Cloud HCM Customers: 1000
No. of Lessonly, Inc. Cloud HCM Subscribers: 3 million
Lessonly is used by over 3 million learners at more than 1,000 leading companies including Cisco, Trunk Club, Jostens, and U.S. Cellular to share knowledge, develop skills, and reinforce best practices.
Lessonly, Inc. Market Opportunities, M&A and Geo Expansions
In April 2020, Lessonly got a $15 million Series C funding round led by AXA Venture Partners, with participation from Zendesk, Allos Ventures, Atlas Peak Capital, Rethink Education, and The Yard Ventures.
In June 2018, Lessonly unveiled Insights—a new dashboard that makes training data more accessible and useful to companies across the globe. The Insights dashboard offers more than 15 ways to measure learner engagement and satisfaction—including most viewed lessons, high-performing learners, lesson ratings, and more.
The latest update includes enhancements such as Slack integration and lesson building improvements.
Lessonly, Inc. Risks and Challenges
Expanding a content library is a challenge. The same applies to fend off the ubiquity of Youtube and Lynda from LinkedIn. The issue is whether users are better off with courseware or do-it-yourself microlearning development tools.
Lessonly, Inc. Ecosystem, Partners, Resellers and SI
Lessonly does mostly direct sales with help from the Salesforce ecosystem. They have many technology partners which amongst them are: Salesforce, Zendesk, Chrome, Namely, Zenefits and many others.
Lessonly, Inc. Cloud Platform (PaaS) and Infrastructure (IaaS) Details
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