Named a Leader in New
Industry Reports for Learning
and Talent Management
SANTA MONICA, Calif. — Dec. 19, 2016 — Cornerstone OnDemand (NASDAQ:CSOD), a global leader in cloud-based human capital management software, has been recognized as a Leader in both The Forrester Wave™: Learning and Performance Management, Q4 2016, as well as the 2016 Nucleus Research Talent Management Technology Value Matrix, the company announced today.
The Forrester Wave for Learning and Performance Management names Cornerstone as a Leader in learning and performance management in its 34-criteria evaluation, which includes current offering, strategy, and market presence.
According to the report, today Forrester sees the best companies offering learning experiences that go well beyond compliance training, and instead “offer a blend of engaging formats that challenge and extend employees’ depth and breadth of knowledge.” In its report, Forrester recognizes Cornerstone for its “refreshed user interface and complete support for blended learning,” as well as for its machine learning and career mobility prediction through its analytics offering. Additionally, the report notes that “customers like the partnership atmosphere with Cornerstone and their responsiveness to issues.”
Also named a Leader in the Nucleus Research Talent Management Technology Value Matrix for the second consecutive year, Nucleus notes that “Cornerstone edges out all others” in usability. In its report, Nucleus emphasizes the importance of a modern, “social media-style user interface” in facilitating real-time dialogue and driving user adoption and engagement.
The report states that “Cornerstone is doing all the right things to steel itself from full-breadth players’ encroaching competition.” Furthermore, the report highlights Cornerstone’s leadership in several areas of human capital management, including the consumerization of its user experience; the company’s full suite of people analytics, Cornerstone Insights; and its expansion into people administration with Cornerstone HR. The report concludes that “given Cornerstone’s sage move to develop an HRMS and assiduous improvements in weaving [Cornerstone’s machine learning capabilities] into the product, Nucleus believes Cornerstone will continue to be an exemplary vendor in this industry.”
Comments on the News
“We’re pleased to be recognized as a leader by both Forrester Research and Nucleus Research in learning and talent management. We believe these reports validate our continued technological innovation, as well as our overall dominance in the industry,” said Adam Miller, founder and CEO of Cornerstone OnDemand. “We understand that times are quickly changing, as are the needs of our clients, and we’re committed to offering the most advanced solutions on the market coupled with a customer experience that’s second to none.”
- To download the 2016 Nucleus Research Talent Management Technology Value Matrix, visit www.cornerstoneondemand.com/landing/nucleus-research.
- To learn more about Cornerstone’s human capital management software, visit www.cornerstoneondemand.com/products.
Cornerstone was founded with a passion for empowering people through learning and a conviction that people should be your organisation’s greatest competitive advantage.
Cornerstone is a global human capital management leader with a core belief that companies thrive when they help their employees to realize their potential. Putting this belief into practice, Cornerstone offers solutions to help companies strategically manage and continuously develop their talent throughout the entire employee lifecycle.
Featuring comprehensive recruiting, personalised learning, development-driven performance management, and holistic HR planning, Cornerstone’s human capital management platform is successfully used by more than 3,500 global clients of all sizes, spanning more than 42 million users across 192 countries and 43 languages.
Learn more at cornerstoneondemand.co.uk.