E-learning is changing our entire understanding of education. In the old days, learning was a fairly standardized process. Learners, whether at school or on the job, would sit through training sessions and lectures. Then they’d take a test to demonstrate the knowledge or skills they’d acquired. Sounds simple enough, but there are a growing number of reasons why this old-school approach to learning and development is out of touch with the real world we’re living in today. Here’s a quick guide to what e-learning is and how it’s already creating a new, improved learning experience that’s only getting bigger and better as we move forward.
By Kasper Spiro | 9-12-2018
E-learning is a rapidly expanding trend throughout the Learning and Development (L&D) world. Companies and educational institutions of all shapes and sizes are beginning to embrace online technologies to deliver effective educational content to their learners. There are many different reasons for doing so. Yet, no matter what the reasons are behind an organization’s decision to migrate to e-learning, the benefits simply cannot be understated.
E-learning provides a wealth of benefits for companies compared with conventional training methods. That’s because it helps companies stay competitive by keeping their workforce better educated. It helps them train employees faster than ever, often at a fraction of the cost of traditional training methods. Many companies have known about these advantages for years, but there’s a new benefit that we are only beginning to grasp: did you know that e-learning also helps you attract and retain top talent? Here are seven ways e-learning can give your business the competitive advantage.
SCORM can be of great value to professionals working in the field of e-learning. But not everyone knows what it is or how it can be used. With 2019 only a few weeks away, it is time for a small refresher on SCORM and its benefits.
By Brian de Jong | 30-11-2018
Blended learning is shaking up the training and education landscape of today. By combining traditional teaching methods with new technologies, teachers and trainers can now offer learners a more engaging, effective learning experience. The results are overwhelmingly positive: higher engagement means better learning outcomes. If you’re new to blended learning or simply want to learn more about it, check out these top five proven benefits to learn how it can benefit you.
Students and trainees all over the world are now enjoying the many benefits of online learning, known also as “e-learning.” For many learners who grew up with conventional classroom education, the shift to online learning may seem disorienting. However, technologies have improved rapidly in recent years. Now, online learning is easier and more effective than ever.
By Nathan Spiro | 11-09-2018
It cannot be overstated that the successful delivery of an e-learning solution lies in the work that goes on behind the scenes to develop the e-learning content. It is vital that the content development process creates an e-learning solution that is accessible, comprehensive and retainable.
10 Insider tips that will massively increase engagement with your e-learning course - Part 2: Course content
By Nathan Spiro | 23-07-2018
As part of this mini-series on developing e-learning, we take a closer look at how to make your online training as engaging as possible, and how to guarantee your content ‘sticks’.
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.
By Kasper Spiro | 13-07-2018
Most people in the workforce are experts in a certain field and are happy to share their knowledge with others. However, very few people are experts when it comes to creating e-learning courses. That's why we have identified nine cornerstones that can guide you in creating meaningful, effective learning content. Below, we introduce each of the cornerstones and tell you where you can find out detailed information about each one.