The Training Insider: October Edition 2015



Happy Halloween! We hope you are enjoying your fall as much as we are. This month we traveled to a handful of trade-shows and conferences and visited one of our partners in San Antonio. 

We also had some more feature updates and more courses go live, so we encourage you to log-on and check these out. 

If you find this newsletter of interest to one of your colleagues or peers, please forward and copy us in so we can include them on our next edition! 

- The CypherWorx Team


Market News

CypherWorx Updates


Rochester Business Journal Article


CypherWorx was thrilled to be featured in this week's edition of the Rochester Business Journal for the Efficacy Study conducted in partnership with Excel Beyond the Bell. To read the full article, visit: default/files/CypherWorx_RBJ_ Article10.15.15.pdf

Florida Afterschool Alliance Conference

Steve Stookey, Vice President & COO, presented the incredible results from our Efficacy Study! We had a wonderful time meeting more people and making more connections in the afterschool field. For more information about the study, visit: default/files/CypherWorx_ Excel_Bell_Efficacy_Study.pdf

National Association for  Regulatory  Administration  Seminar 

Jim Murphy, our Chief Programming Officer, with Dave McGillivray, the Boston Marathon Race Director, at the  National Association for Regulatory Administration Seminar in Boston! This year's seminar was designed to train attendees on best practices and highlight solutions to the difficult problems regulators face today.

Visit to our Partners in San Antonio, Texas

Paul Cypher, President and CEO, traveled to San Antonio, Texas to present the results of our Efficacy Study to our partners who participated in the study, Excel Beyond the Bell

Winners of the Customer Satisfaction Survey Random Drawing

Thank you for participating in our Customer Satisfaction Survey! We hope you continue to enjoy learning with us. Enjoy your Starbucks gift card! 

  • Yanire of Aspira of New York 
  • Catherine Allen-Goodwin of Traverse City Area Public Schools

Instructional Design Updates

Courses Live:

  • Adult and Child CPR
  • Updated New Employee Orientation for YMCA of Greater St. Petersburg
  • Innovation and Change
  • Animal Welfare (San Diego Zoo Global Academy) 
  • National Aquarium Volunteer Series: Volunteer Safety, Emergency Response, and Policies 

Programming Updates

New Features Updates:

  • Teams: Gave team creators the option to create joinable teams. Now learners can click on "Join Team" and they'll automatically be accepted into the Team.
  • Reporting: Sped up reporting with indexes and query optimization.
  • Reporting Groups: Cannot create a reporting group with the same name now.

Article Feature

Jim Murphy, our Chief Programming Officer, was featured in Youth Today this month.

We are extremely proud to have Jim, who has over three decades of experience in youth and family services, join our team.

To read the full article, visit: 2015/09/newsmakers-july- august-2015/


Upcoming Webinars

Out-of-School-Time Professional Development Certificate Series Information Session

Fire Department Training Information Session

IAAPA Online Learning Center

Users Group Webinar


Welcoming New Partners...


- YMCA of Greater Brandywine


If you haven't done so already, remember to register into our Snapshot Demo site to learn more: login/snapshot

This demo site is a fully functional site that allows you to explore all of the different features and functionality that our LMS has to offer. Download this PDF for instructions on how to register into the site:  snapshot_tutorial.pdf

The site also contains sample courses to preview and see how our instructional designers have made learning and training interactive and fun. 


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