GeoTalent Programming Tools: COM Library

In addition to the API, you can also purchase a COM library for GeoTalent. Sold separately, the GeoTalent COM provides a tool for organizations who wish to build a custom Learning or Talent...


GeoTalent Programming Tools: Online Designer

Bundled with the API is our Online Designer. The secret to this tool’s success is a customizable library of web-based components that provide virtually limitless extensibility to the GeoTalent...


GeoTalent Programming Tools: The API

The GeoTalent Application Programming Interface (API) provides a comprehensive toolkit to customize your GeoTalent environment. From changing the look and feel, to writing custom pages and custom...


Search learners in the LMS based on their training

Have you ever wanted to find an employee based on the training they've taken or the qualifications they have? The GeoTalent Learning Management System accomplishes this through the “By Training”...


GeoTalent Flex: the most flexible learning management system on the market today

Our customers asked us to create a responsive, intuitive and engaging user interface that was as flexible as our legacy Training Partner product line. The Result? GeoTalent Flex. GeoTalent Flex is a...


You've got questions. We've got answers.

Not long ago, Talent Management magazine published an article called “Eight Things to Consider Before Picking an HR Vendor.” In the article, the author asks eight questions that buyers should ask...


GeoTalent Accessibility: WCAG and Section 508 Compliance

Our GeoTalent Administrator console and GeoTalent Flex interface have been designed to be compliant with accessibility standards such as those in the US’s Section 508 as well as those in WCAG...


Tailor Our LMS or Have a Custom System Built?

Most of our customers have customized our GeoTalent and TrainingPartner learning management systems in one way or another—not because there’s anything wrong with our products, but because the...


An Overview of Our Implementation Methodology

As you may know, we've been implementing software at GeoMetrix Data Systems for a long, long time — more than 20 years in fact. Our implementers are all veterans, averaging more than 10 years in the...


Statement of Work: Realistic Expectations = Reduced Risk and High Acceptance

Continued from previous post. We've found that our SOW process works on several levels and in a number of project stages. In the design phase, the SOW process provides the person requesting the work...


Statement of Work: The Who, What, Where, When and How (Much)

Continued from previous post. Our statement of work (SOW) document answers the five basic questions of who, what, where, when and, in this case, how much. The SOW identifies the customer...


Statement of Work: Fail-safe Customization Process

Our company president, Justin Hearn, mentioned in a previous post that we've decided to continue to offer customizable learning management systems and talent management systems. But the concept of...


LMS customization? Yup, we do that — but only if you want us to.

The March 2015 edition of Chief Learning Officer magazine has just been published and contains an informative feature on CLO-vendor partnerships. The article called “Let’s Work Together” was a...


R.A.P.I.D. vs Agile Project Management

GeoMetrix Data Systems Inc. has been developing learning management technology since 1992 and has more than 20 years experience providing solutions that work. We understand learning organizations. We...


What's so great about our new online interface? Everything!

Take one look at our new GeoTalent end-user interface and you'll see why we are so proud of it. The new interface has simple but powerful searching that lets users locate and enroll in courses...


Maximizing Your LMS: Part 5 — For-profit Training

Continued from previous post. "If your training department normally only trains internal customers, have you considered providing your services externally?" asks Greg Gammie, Implementation Services...


Maximizing Your LMS: Part 4 — Learning Content Management

Continued from previous post. "Did you know that our software offers built-in learning content management?" asks George Payer, a support technician at GeoMetrix. "Many clients don't know this, but...


Maximizing Your LMS: Part 3 — Performance Management

Continued from previous post. As staffing decreases in many organizations, performance management has become a priority. Performance management does more than provide feedback to employees about...


Maximizing Your LMS: Part 2 — Informal Learning

Continued from previous post. "It has been suggested that as much as eighty percent of how workers learn to do their jobs is informal and happens outside of formal training and development...


Maximizing Your LMS: Part 1 — Doing More with Less

Even though economic pressures have eased in many areas, organizations are still trying to cut back and do more with less. We are — and should be — striving to become leaner and more efficient....