Berkshire Associates Announces Strategic Partnership with Workplace Answers to Offer Dynamic eLearning Courses

COLUMBIA, MD–August 1, 2013, Berkshire Associates, a human resources consulting and technology firm that assists companies in building their ideal, balanced workforce, announces today its partnership with Workplace Answers–a premier provider of interactive learning content and developer of learning management systems. For companies seeking to offer both individual and corporate-wide compliance training, this collaboration provides a library of interactive courses on: discrimination prevention, harassment prevention, EEO laws, diversity programs, wage and hour, ethics, and more. All content is developed by subject matter experts, and classes are taken online using the latest in courseware.

For HR professionals, this powerhouse partnership creates the ultimate platform for organizing, monitoring, and managing not only their own individual training–but for the entire workforce. Through the use of the Learning Management System (LMS), HR professionals can select courses, record completed training, and document employee acknowledgements. eLearning courses are a convenient way for employees and supervisors to receive cost-effective training while staying educated on areas of HR that can lead to lawsuits and claims. The LMS optimizes the training process, and acts as a safeguard to ensure compliance with state and federal required training.

“We are extremely pleased to announce our partnership with Workplace Answers, a company that shares the same passion for providing HR professionals with innovative training options to keep them compliant and informed,” says Manoj Tiwari, Vice President of Business and Product Development. “At Berkshire, we strive to offer our clients the latest resources to strengthen their workforce. This is another step in that direction.”

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About Berkshire Associates:
Berkshire Associates is a human resources consulting and technology firm, specializing in helping companies build the ideal, balanced workforce. As an industry leader, Berkshire provides the latest tools and services for affirmative action, applicant management, compensation management, workforce planning, diversity, and professional training. For 30 years, Berkshire has serviced the nation’s most recognizable companies, and as a result has mastered providing clients with cost-effective solutions to everyday human resources challenges.

About Workplace Answers:
Workplace Answers specializes in human resources compliance education. They provide web-based employment law, compliance, and ethics training solutions for hundreds of thousands of employees across more than 300 organizations worldwide–including many of the Fortune 100. Organizations rely on Workplace Answers’ solutions to build a strong affirmative defense against litigation while promoting a culture of inclusiveness and respect in the workplace. Workplace Answers is headquartered in Austin, TX and was founded in 1997.