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Thomson acquires education materials from McGraw-Hill.

In related news, Thomson Media parent Thomson Corp. (Stamford, CT) has acquired courseware, technology and e-learning assets from McGraw-Hill's Lifetime Learning division. No terms were given.

The acquired assets include education and learning courses covering a variety of business topics, including: call center and CRM contact centers; sales and communications; business skills covered in multiple languages; ELI for legal compliance training, civil treatment and HR management; and, Harvard University's "Manage Mentor" online multi-lingual resource that covers 28 business topics. Thomson said the assets will be integrated into its Thomson Enterprise Learning (Naperville, IL) division.

Thomson said the acquired courses "help employees acquire new skills and parlay that knowledge into increased sales, improved profitability and better overall business performance."
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Title Annotation:McGraw-Hill Lifetime Learning
Comment:Thomson acquires education materials from McGraw-Hill.(McGraw-Hill Lifetime Learning)
Publication:Business Publisher
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Date:Jun 30, 2002
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