Cengage Learning Asia and American Society of Training & Development (ASTD) Press today jointly announced that an agreement has been reached whereby Cengage Learning Asia will represent American Society of Training & Development in the Asia region namely Singapore, Brunei, Malaysia, Thailand (including Indo-China - Laos, Myanmar, Cambodia), India and the Indian Sub-continent (includes Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka), Indonesia, Hong Kong (including Macau), South Korea, Taiwan, China, Mongolia, Nepal, Japan, Philippines (including Oceania - Guam, Commonwealth of Northern Marianas Islands (Saipan, Rota, Tinian), Republic of Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Pohnpei, Yap, Marshall Islands, Majuro, Kwajalein, and American Samoa) and Vietnam, with immediate effect. Both parties look forward to working together to maximize the enhanced opportunities this agreement brings.
Cengage Learning delivers highly customized learning solutions for colleges, universities, instructors, students, libraries, government agencies, corporations and professionals around the world. These solutions are delivered through specialized content, applications and services that foster academic excellence and professional development, as well as provide measurable learning outcomes to its customers. The partnership with American Society of Training & Development (ASTD) Press would significantly expand the current suite of products that Cengage Learning Asia provides to its customer base in all the markets it serves.
ASTD Press serves the training and development field by providing relevant and timely information related to workplace learning and performance. Key content areas covered in the publishing program include training basics, needs assessment, evaluation and return-on-investment (ROI), instructional systems development (ISD), performance, e-learning, and career development; as well as leadership, management development, and a range of other business skills topics.