Crucial Learning Introduction

VitalSmarts to Crucial Learning

VitalSmarts, a corporate training company that has helped millions of people improve their lives and organisations through the skills taught in its award-winning courses and bestselling books, announced today the launch of newly revamped courses and company rebrand, including a new name – Crucial Learning.

The rebrand and release of new, more flexible learning options, including three new on-demand Crucial Conversations courses, aligns with a shift in the company’s strategy to offer its courses in communication, performance, and leadership to broader audiences. As the world grows increasingly more challenging and complex, Crucial Learning aims to fulfill its mission to improve the world by teaching people skills to improve themselves by making its courses more widely available.


In our reimagined and re-engineered courses, our award-winning learning solutions offer the same timeless skills that have helped more than 1 million people improve their results and relationships. Now, Crucial Conversations is more inclusive, flexible, and accessible than ever before.

Learn our skills for effective dialogue and accountability with new videos and material that speak to the current challenges you face.

In our new Crucial Conversations courses, you’ll find:

In this overview, you’ll find a detailed review of the changes and improvements we’ve made. Start by meeting the new Crucial Conversations family of courses, see what overall changes you can expect to find in each of our courses.