As CEO for SumTotal, it is my privilege and honor to talk with our SumTotal customers every day to hear what’s working well for them and to learn about the challenges they face. One message I heard loud and clear was their urgent need for a single unified talent development ecosystem to help meet the specific personalized needs of their organizations. […]
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SumTotal Recognized in Brandon Hall Group’s Excellence in Technology Awards
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