AKORBI LAUNCHES LEARNING SERVICES DIVISION Allen Dunkle Named Vice President and Chief Learning Officer of Division
PLANO, Texas – May 19, 2016 – As a leading provider of global business solutions, Akorbi has launched a multilingual Learning Services Division for corporate, K-12 and adult education. The division will eliminate language barriers by translating education courses to more than 170 languages, making them accessible to anyone in the world. The division will be led and supported by two learning industry experts with more than 33 years of combined experience - Allen Dunkle and Dr. Matthew Casey.
Akorbi’s new learning division provides e-Learning, classroom-based learning, distance learning, virtual instructor-led training, organizational consulting and much more. Users will have access to state-of-the-art technology that increases the quality and effectiveness of learning such as:
- Responsive Design – Graphics adjust automatically to any device - mobile phones, tablets and computers.
- Adaptive Learning – The course adapts itself by learning and modifying what the user needs to know as they progress through the course.
- Micro-Based Learning – 3-5 minutes classes can be played on any device, in any location. Users can search specifically for what they need to know when they need to know it.
Akorbi Learning Services is highly unique because it is a one-stop-shop for all global learning needs. It offers content conversion, which translates any education course into any language needed. By eliminating language barriers, Akorbi’s learning solutions can be offered to any company, in any industry, anywhere in the world.
“Our goal is to create meaningful content for students worldwide and to publish content that not only increases people’s knowledge, but also positively impacts their performance,” said Allen Dunkle, Akorbi’s Vice President and Chief Learning Officer.
According to Dr. Matthew Casey, Akorbi’s Learning Services Division’s Associate Vice President, “Research has demonstrated increased comprehension and performance when information is delivered in the learner’s native language.”
AKORBI LAUNCHES LEARNING SERVICES DIVISION
Akorbi offers multilingual business solutions in more than 170 languages to some of the largest companies in the world. The company offers a full range of language, localization and global marketing solutions, including: professional staffing, translation, interpretation, multilingual call centers, business process outsourcing, sign language interpretation, alternate formats, transcription, e-Learning and eDiscovery. The company holds several certifications including ISO 9001:2008, ISO 13485:2003, EN 15038:2006 and M/WBE Certification. For more information, visit www.akorbi.com or call 1.877.4.AKORBI.