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Concern Over Ed2Go

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In a stunning development,  Ed2Go and its parent Cengage appear to be offering the same Ed2Go classes free to the public through public libraries. The move is shocking a number of LERN...

2017 Outlook

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The most successful programs in 2017 will rely on LERN more than ever.

Top Stories of the Year in Lifelong Learning

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Brochures get even more visual. Captions finally appear, including a new caption technique created by Debbie Sagen of the lifelong learning program in Colorado Springs, CO. Facebook ads begin to work. Several...

Steal These Award Ideas

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Our coverage of the big LERN conference continues in the LERN Club this month. It’s another chance for you to make big money on all the great advanced, practical, how-to tips, techniques...

Make Projects 1 Hour, $100

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Make experiments to improve your program last no longer than 1 hour and cost no more than $100,  keynoter and CEO advisor Rhona Berengut told a packed audience at the big LERN...

Gen Y Dominates Field Now

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Just 11 months after they became the largest generation in the workforce, Gen Y interests and needs are now dominating the field of lifelong learning.  From the big LERN annual conference in...

Integrated Marketing Takes Jump Up

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Integrated marketing has taken a big jump forward this year, as seen in the tips, presentations and awards at the big LERN conference in Baltimore. It is one of the top three...

Registration Outlook: Sunny

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LERN’s annual fall registration survey of member programs has not been this positive in over a decade.  Some 76% of you are either Up or the Same.  Just 23% of programs are...