Author: Danielle Agass

Authoring, knowledge sharing

7 business benefits of knowledge management

As any business leader knows, managing your organization’s assets effectively is one of the key conditions for success. Yet many organizations struggle when it comes to managing what is arguably their most valuable asset: the combined knowledge of their employees.

In many cases, company leaders overlook the importance of effective knowledge management. Even though knowledge is an intangible asset and may be hard to quantify, it is vital to the success of your organization. After all, your human capital and its level of skill are what sets you apart from your competitors.

How to, e-learning, Authoring

Checklist: The e-learning software features you need in the telecoms industry

Choosing the right e-learning or authoring software for your organization can be the difference between an unresolved backlog of training requests and expensive maintenance costs, and accelerating your organization’s skill-set and success (and within budget).

How to, Curation, knowledge sharing

How to launch an impactful knowledge management process

Knowledge management is a collaborative process that enables the retention and sharing of expertise in an organization. It aims to maximize the productivity of an organization through sharing success stories and best practices. Tapping in on that knowledge can cut the repetition of mistakes.

How to, e-learning, Authoring

Choosing the right e-learning software for FMCG

When you’re new to e-learning, finding the right e-learning or authoring software can be a daunting task. Do you create courses in-house? Do you hire an external instructional designer? Do you need authoring software or an LMS?

In the fast-paced consumer goods industry, your e-learning software requirements become even more specific. L&D teams in the FMCG sector need to meet large volumes of training requests on ever-tighter budgets. You need to evaluate whether your e-learning software enables rapid turnaround on courses, whether it’s easy to localize courses for your global market, how easy it is to access and collaborate on courses, does it enable user-generated content creation?

e-learning, onboarding

The role of e-learning in onboarding training and employee retention

While recruitment is generally considered to be the hardest aspect in enticing a new employee, retention can often prove to be just as, if not, the hardest detail in doing so.

A low retention rate is the result of many factors, such as difficulties in fostering relationships with colleagues, an apathetic workplace or even absentee supervision. When it comes to challenges faced, problems in retention continue to reign for many organizations. Since no organization can thrive without its employees, an onboarding program that is constructive and comprehensive can help mitigate this issue.

Microlearning

The power of microlearning for the pharmaceutical industry

The enormous scope of the pharmaceutical industry creates significant pressures for learning and development (L&D) professionals when designing and rolling-out a broad spectrum of pharmaceutical training courses in the workplace.

e-learning, onboarding

Laying the Foundation for Success: Onboarding Best Practices

Six Priorities for New Hire Training Programs

All companies, of all sizes, must engage their new hires through a training program. Whilst the content of onboarding training, and the needs of new hires will be different from business to business, there are some key priorities and best practices that can be adopted.

Blended Learning, e-learning

Why is blended learning so effective?

Blended learning has become a major trend in training and education in recent years. You may be wondering what all the fuss is about. What is this new training method and why has it had such a huge impact? This article will get you up to speed on blended learning and explain its key benefits for learners and organizations alike.

e-learning, Authoring

Web authoring tools: Top 6 benefits for your company

The e-learning industry continues to evolve. Exciting new tools and solutions keep rolling out all the time. One of the biggest developments in recent years has been the rise of web authoring tools. These are fully online, cloud-based tools that your company can use to author its e-learning content.

e-learning

The benefits of online learning: A quick introduction

Online learning or “e-learning” has revolutionized education and training in recent years. Today, companies and learning institutions are increasingly turning to digital teaching methods to reach larger numbers of learners with ever-increasing speed and efficiency.

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