An ExtensionEngine White Paper 

Choosing a Platform for Revenue Generating Online Training


When building online training to generate revenue or impact, what technology platform should you use?

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Choosing an online learning platform is one of the most important decisions you'll make

When creating online training — a program, course, certificate, or degree — to generate revenue or impact, one of the most important decisions you'll make is where your new online learning offering will live.

Should be easy, right? LMS platforms have been around for 20+ years, this problem has been solved before, just pick one among the 700+ options.

Well, not so fast — it’s not that easy. This white paper is intended to help you think it through.

Here's what you'll learn:

   How to think like a product company

   An overview of the different platform options 

   Considerations for choosing a platform

   Creating a framework for making the decision

Who this white paper is for:

Decision-makers and training professionals in corporate, association, and nonprofit organizations who are creating online learning to generate revenue or create impact.



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About ExtensionEngine 

We create online learning experiences. ExtensionEngine is a services firm that helps training companies, corporations, nonprofits, and universities create online learning to generate revenue or impact.  We guide clients from vision to success through online learning strategy, learning platform development, course development, instructional design, creative, and marketing. 

Leveraging the latest advances in learning science and technology, we take a comprehensive approach to develop online learning experiences that engage learners, encourage collaboration, and increase revenues. We work with those who think big, innovate and want distinctive learner-centric online experiences. 



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