GeoLearning Boosts Workplace Ethics, Compliance and Employment Law Training With Courseware From Global Compliance

Jun 07, 2010, 08:00 ET from GeoLearning

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- GeoLearning, provider of the leading Software as a Service (SaaS) GeoMaestro™ Learning Management System (LMS) and comprehensive Managed Learning Services, announced today a new strategic partnership with Global Compliance, the leading global provider of integrated ethics and compliance solutions.  

The new partnership will allow GeoLearning's customers to access specialized ethics, compliance and employment law training modules that help businesses mitigate issues that can lead to financial, legal and reputational damage.  The Global Compliance online training library is developed by an in-house team of ethics and compliance experts, including former Justice Department attorneys, chief compliance officers and employment lawyers who have firsthand experience with the challenges organizations face.  

"With 20,000 courses pre-integrated into its LMS, GeoLearning is committed to providing the comprehensive educational content that businesses require to manage growth while operating with integrity and accountability," said Spencer Thornton, senior product manager at GeoLearning.  "Our partnership with Global Compliance enhances GeoLearning's ability to offer unmatched business-critical courseware that has already been field tested by over 1 million employees worldwide."

"Global Compliance is pleased to forge this new partnership with GeoLearning," said Shyarsh Desai, Global Compliance's corporate development officer. "The availability of Global Compliance's specialized educational curriculum through GeoLearning's industry leading platform will further enable GeoLearning's customers to obtain the comprehensive courseware required to mitigate risk and build an ethical business culture."

The partnership also enhances GeoLearning's ability to support the global educational needs of customers operating throughout the world.  The new courseware features the Global Compliance Virtual 360 degree creative platform designed for location-specific cultural adaptation and translation in up to 150 languages.  Courseware offerings include topics such as global anti-corruption, anti-bribery, global data privacy, export controls, insider trading and anti-boycotting.  The combination of GeoLearning's GeoMaestro LMS with Global Compliance's courseware creates a powerful compliance education solution for multinational businesses.

"Our customers require tools to minimize risk and protect their organizations from costly ethics and compliance issues," added Thornton.  "Adding Global Compliance to our strong base of content providers highlights our commitment to providing the best solution for our customers at an extremely competitive price point."

About Global Compliance Services, Inc.

Global Compliance Services, Inc. is the leading provider of comprehensive and integrated ethics and compliance solutions including Expert Advisory, Hotline Solutions, Training & Education and Performance & Benchmarking. The company currently partners with over 4,000 clients, including public and private corporations, academic institutions, government entities, and non-profit organizations covering over 25 million client employees – in over 200 countries and territories. Global Compliance is headquartered in Charlotte, N.C.

About GeoLearning

Talent and knowledge exist everywhere within a company.  GeoLearning is constantly rewriting the rules to help organizations assess, deliver and measure that experience through on-demand technology platforms and services.   More than 700 corporations, government agencies and non-profit organizations utilize GeoLearning for internal training, talent management and external initiatives to increase the speed by which business information is shared to drive revenue.  Delivered Software as a Service (SaaS), GeoMaestro™ can be deployed rapidly, enabling clients to more efficiently manage knowledge across the enterprise.  GeoLearning customers benefit from the ability to launch programming quickly to end users, enabling them to outsmart, outmaneuver and outperform the competition.  Additional information is available at

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