Category: eLearning

The benefits of strong learning objectives

This is the third and final installment of our blog series on strong learning objectives in training courses. In the past two blog posts, we delved into what strong learning objectives are and what constitutes strong learning…

Action-verbs for strong learning objectives

This is part two of our three-part series discussing learning objectives within training courses Last week, we established the definition of a learning objective. Now that we have the basics covered, we can discuss what constitutes strong…

The importance of effective learning objectives

Join us for this three-part series discussing what effective learning objectives are, how to create them, and what they can do to bolster your training courses. When I was fifteen years old, my mother enrolled my twin…

The necessity of soft skills training

This is the second post in a three-part series that explores soft skills, their importance, how to train people in soft skills, and the challenges to measuring such training efforts. Without properly developed soft skills, how are…

What are soft skills, and why do they matter?

This is the first post in a three-part series that explores soft skills, their importance, how to train people in soft skills, and the challenges to measuring such training efforts. If you search for “soft skills” on…

Flash is dead. Here’s how to save your courses

It’s almost time to say a collective farewell to Adobe Flash. By 2020, Flash will be unsupported, making it all but obsolete for your learning team and your workforce. While the general public has moved on and…

A case for usability testing in eLearning

When creating a learning experience, we have to consider many facets of the audience, including their skill level, familiarity with the content and digital savvy. Every user brings to the table different digital experiences. If we don’t…

Encouraging daily learning in the workplace

We know that learning is a continual journey that allows us to grow, attain new skills and prepare for new roles in leadership. In order to create a workplace culture that promotes daily learning, we have to…