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VICE PRESIDENT & GENERAL MANAGER

Sam Herring

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Sam leads the VitalSource business for the corporate and professional markets, and has been a leader in the corporate learning industry for nearly 20 years. Prior to joining VitalSource, he was CEO and co-founder of Intrepid Learning Solutions, an industry-leading learning consulting and outsourcing company which was acquired by Xerox in 2015, and CEO Intrepid Learning, the learning technology business acquired by VitalSource in 2017.

Sam is past chairman of the board of directors of ATD (the Association for Talent Development), and is a graduate of Yale and Harvard Universities.

THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

Publications

Webinars

Sales Readiness Group Webinar

How does collaborative learning move the needle for sales organizations?

Articles

Leading Your Learning Organization Like a Start-up: Lessons From an Entrepreneur

What does entrepreneurship have to do with building a learning organization? A lot! Check out this Training Industry article for all the how-tos.

Facing Business Disruption? Disrupt Your Learning!

Training Industry article about digital disruption, the learning world, and intersections and opportunities amongst it all.

Here's E-Learning Catalog X, Stop Asking Us for Learning!

Herring reacts to some of the comments in Intrepid's 2019 State of High-Stakes Learning survey.

Why a Declaration of Modern Learner Rights? Where's the Business in That?

Introduction to Intrepid's Declaration of Modern Learner Rights, and why it matters for businesses.

The Brass Ring: Collaborative-Driven Learning Online

Education Technology Insights article focusing on the opportunities online learning has for executive education programs of the future.

Podcasts

Learning is the New Working Podcast: Episode 3

Interview by Chris Pirie (CEO of Learning Futures Group and former CLO of Microsoft) on the state of learning today and much much more.

Brandon Hall HCMx Radio: Business Results from the Modern Learner

Brandon Hall's Rachel Cooke interviews Sam about modern learner rights and business results

Training Industry Podcast: The Learner Experience

"The Learner Experience" is the topic of the day in this discussion with Herring and Cornerstone's Tom Tonkin.

Getting Smart: Next-Gen Professional Learning in the Workplace

Getting Smart interviews Herring and Intrepid's Catie Bull about modern corporate learning, microcredentialing, badging, and more

Using Mission-Focused Learning to Improve Learner Engagement

Sam sits down with analyst Ben Eubanks to talk applied learning and learner engagement.