Tech Talk (September 2021)

Find out about the latest advances in training technology.

  • Mobile Coach, a no-code chatbot authoring tool, in partnership with human performance company Energx, announced the launch of Franky, an artificial intelligence (AI) coach that helps individuals and organizations fight burnout. The AI engine creates a personalized 87-day micro-skills curriculum of coaching sessions and behavioral change challenges.
  • Global social learning app Tigerhall launched in the U.S., providing organizations and leaders with a new scalable, personalized social platform designed to equip teams with insights from 800-plus globally successful thought leaders, or Thinkfluencers.
  • MURAL, a provider of digital workspaces for guided visual collaboration in the enterprise, released the MURAL App for Zoom. It enables video meeting participants to brainstorm, prototype, and iterate ideas visually on a digital canvas in real time.
Lorri Freifeld is the editor/publisher of Training magazine, owned by Lakewood Media Group. She writes on a number of topics, including talent management, training technology, and leadership development. She spearheads two awards programs: the Training Top 100 and Emerging Training Leaders. A writer/editor for the last 29 years, she has held editing positions at a variety of publications and holds a Master’s degree in journalism from New York University.