Category: Elearning-best-practises

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Improving e-learning: Getting past the PowerPoint mindset

It's hard to imagine the business world today without PowerPoint. From product launches to sales pitches, PowerPoint is a useful tool with many applications. Yet, when it comes to e-learning, you may be surprised to learn that PowerPoint is far from the most effective method for presenting information. 

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11 Insider tips to increase e-learning engagement - Part 2

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’.

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11 Insider tips to increase e-learning engagement - Part 1

No matter how sophisticated your e-learning tool, or how important the information you’re sharing – unless you’re able to engage your learners and make your content stick, you’re bound to be wasting your resources.

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E-learning best practices: Nine cornerstones of effective course creation

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, or e-learning best practices, that can guide you in creating meaningful, effective learning content. Below, we introduce each of the cornerstones and tell you where you can find detailed information about each one.

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Introduction to Employee-generated Learning with Easygenerator

‘Shifting responsibility for learning to the learners themselves’ became a top priority for Tim Munden when he was appointed Unilever’s Chief Learning Officer in 2016. By doing so, he made it one of the key principles for the company’s 16,000 employees that they should drive their own knowledge acquisition while sharing their discoveries with each other along the way.

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Initiation: Equipping your employees with the right tools

Testimonial: “Easygenerator is a simple tool for anyone to pick up and create their own e-learning content.”

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Co-creation: Enabling employees to collaborate and speed up content creation

Testimonial: “Seamless course collaboration and the option to review notes are all included in the Easygenerator system.”

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Publishing and sharing: Getting your employees to showcase their know-how

A critical factor in the success of any Employee-generated Learning (EGL) is the ease with which content can be released to learners once it’s been cleared for publication.  

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Maintenance and quality assurance: letting employees own and maintain content

Keeping Employee-generated Learning (EGL) relevant and up-to-date can be a challenge. But by empowering authors themselves to take ownership of revising and updating the content they created, you can make this process much smoother.

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Monthly training session: Building rich interaction

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Making your e-learning modules more engaging

This blog summarizes the key points from our webinar on building rich interactions, that are key to engaging your audience.

Learners don’t always want to sit through a formal training course. Often, they have neither time nor patience to be on the receiving end of a lengthy training monologue.

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