In a recent Capterra Training Technology Blog article, Corporate LMS vs. Academic LMS: What’s the Difference?, gave a deeper look at the different LMSs. In this article the needs for an LMS were broken down into two groups: Corporate vs Academic. However, there is another category which was overlooked... Extended enterprise, aka partner training. Making the mistake of training employees with the traditional business model when in fact it is necessary to train with the extended enterprise model can hinder an organization's training outcome. Knowing the difference is the key.
Extended enterprise training is the training among associates or franchises.
The following is a reprint from Franchising World, February edition page 81-82.
By employing the "extended enterprise" concept, franchises could enjoy leaner inventories, need less working capital, gain earnings and productivity, and deliver better customer service.