SOURCE: Genius Inside

Genius Inside

March 18, 2010 00:01 ET

Genius Inside and STS S.A. Team Up to Provide Project Management Training Services to Genius Project Users

STS SimulTrain Simulator and e-Learning for Project Management Online Courses Will Help Users Gain Maximum Value From Genius Project for Web and Domino

MONTREAL and GENEVA--(Marketwire - March 18, 2010) - Genius Inside and STS S.A. have teamed up to provide a single source for project management software and training, Genius Inside announced today. Combining the two companies' solutions provides corporations with the technology for managing projects profitably and efficiently, and the training to make sure they're taking full advantage of the technology.

Genius Inside will resell STS' SimulTrain training simulator and e-Learning for Project Management solutions to Genius Project for Web and Domino customers internationally. Genius Inside plans to market STS solutions through its Web site and its field sales force. Using Genius Project helps managers reduce expenses and move products to market faster. However, many project managers could improve their performance even more by gaining a better grasp of Genius Project's capabilities and elements of project management covered in STS training.

"Genius Inside has a large customer base and their products are used by thousands of project managers every year. Some of them are certainly interested in acquiring new project management knowledge in a pleasant way in order to perform better in their job, and thus to make optimal use of Genius Inside's technology. This is a good opportunity for STS to increase awareness of our learning tools in companies all over the world," said Sebastian Strehmel, STS chief operations officer.

STS e-Learning for Project Management is an online learning program that requires participants to solve real-life problems then complete a test afterwards. The Project Management Institute accepts STS e-Learning classes as professional development units toward its project management certificate. SimulTrain is a simulator that confronts learners with situations and shows them the consequences of their actions in a realistic environment where they can track costs, scheduling and human factors.

"Project managers are already doing great things for their companies with Genius Inside's solutions. With easy access to STS training solutions through our Web site and consultants, they will be able to see new opportunities to select the most promising projects and bring them to market at a lower cost," said Christophe Borlat, Genius Inside managing director.

About STS S.A.
STS specializes in project management training. Based in Lausanne, STS was founded in 1996 and joined Demos Group in 2009. The tools developed by STS have been translated into 16 languages and distributed around the world. Since 1996, more than 100,000 project managers in more than 50 countries have been trained with the tools designed by STS.

About Genius Inside
 
Established in 1997, Genius Inside develops project management software that improves project selection, planning, staffing, execution and tracking. More than 55,000 users at 475 customers across the globe use Genius Inside's proven Web- and IBM Lotus Notes-based solutions. They are supported by European and North American offices and a global reseller network. For more information please visit www.geniusinside.com.