Happy Birthday to Us! Celebrating 6 Years of Synapse

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Today marks six years of Synapse growing and maturing into the company, culture and product that it is today. We’re so proud of how far we’ve come and so excited to see what the next six years holds too! In celebration of this birthday, we’re taking a little trip down memory lane to look back […]

Synapse Product Tips: So You Need to Convert a Powerpoint?

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Our Client Success Team shares 4 ways to incorporate existing PowerPoints into your Designs! We’ve had a lot of great conversations with our clients on how to convert and update their existing training content into Synapse courses. From this, we’ve seen one common theme – the majority of this existing content is in PowerPoint format.  […]

Introducing Synapse’s new VP, Product: Darren Card

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Over the last couple of years at Synapse, we’ve been busy growing a dynamic and driven team. From sales and marketing to client success and engineering, we’re proud of the team we’ve assembled and can’t wait to continue adding to it. As a start-up, we’re used to a fast pace and constant change. In fact, […]

Black History Month: The Journey to VP, Engineering in the Tech Industry

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In honour of Black History Month, we sat down with Lumi, our VP, Engineering here at Synapse to hear about how he has navigated the tech industry and how his success has driven him to give back.  From his family roots in computer science, to getting his first start in the industry, Lumi’s journey through […]

2020 Round-Up: This Year’s Most Popular L&D Content by Synapse

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We did a lot this year! From hosting webinars to sending out ebooks, we covered a lot of topics, trends, and insights in 2020. Some of our resources stood out to our subscribers as being particularly useful, so we thought we’d round them up for you right here so you can check them out at […]

International Music Day 2020: Check Out The Synapse Playlist

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Today is International Music Day! Since we’re missing our shared music experience in the office, we decided to put together a playlist that we could all listen to together remotely. So here is the Synapse playlist! Did any of your favourites make the cut? The Synapse Playlist Mojito – Jay Chou Never Seen the Rain […]

Digital “Roadtrip”! Synapse is Heading to the ASU + GSV (Virtual) Summit

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The last few months have been hard on us here at Synapse. We love nothing better than hitting the road to go and meet L&D folks at some of the amazing events we’re lucky enough to attend around the world every year. Obviously, that’s just not on the cards at the moment. But we’re delighted […]

Synapse Announces Strategic Partnership With Relias to Enable Rapid Course Creation For Over 11,000 Healthcare Organizations

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Relias partners with Synapse to provide Course Creator to their customers, enabling agility in course creation during this time of increased demand. Toronto, September 9, 2020 – Synapse, a provider of software for learning and development teams, today announced a strategic partnership with Relias, a software company specializing in education for healthcare providers. Together, customers […]

Learning Tech Talks: Operationalizing the Learning Process

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In a recent appearance on the Learning Tech Talks podcast hosted by Christopher Lind, Synapse CEO, Ryan Austin, talked about the challenges currently faced by training teams and why technology solutions are the way forward. There’s no doubt that recent events have accelerated L&D’s need to formalize processes and streamline workflows at the front-end of […]

International Dog Day: Meet the Dogs of Synapse!

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Today is International Dog Day! via GIPHY We’re big fans of furry friends here at Synapse, and doggos have a special place in our hearts. So, we thought we’d celebrate by introducing you to the dogs of Synapse! Meet Junior Junior lives with our founder and CEO, Ryan, in Toronto. Before we started working from […]