These last several weeks have been strange, challenging, and at times more than a little scary. They have brought major changes in workflow, the need to form new habits, and a demand to respond to an entirely new set of needs from stakeholders and customers alike. In L&D, the idea of “hitting a moving target” […]

In the talent and L&D communities over the last several years, there has been much discussion about digital transformation. From Brandon Carson’s book, Learning in the Age of Immediacy, to Josh Bersin’s article, Learning in the Flow of Work, conversations have sparked continued interest in exploring how our profession needs to change and adapt to support the […]

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More and more we encounter clients who want to take knowledge from a subject matter expert (SME) and publish it as a learning piece. This makes sense, as we hear from our clients that it is a way to capture knowledge and transfer it to a wider audience. However, we often find this produces the […]

The Business of Learning - learning ecosystems

Some people are natural instructors. They adapt well to changing audiences and can generate interest in the most banal topics. But let’s be honest. That isn’t everyone. And when it matters most – when the audience is a new or potential customer of our product – companies are often caught in a dilemma. They can […]

Mobile Learning - mobile first design

You may have heard something like this concerning responsive design: “We want to develop a series of eLearning modules. Learners should be able to access them on computers and mobile devices.” It’s true most rapid eLearning authoring tools, such as Captivate or Storyline, offer HTML5 publishing options which can make your eLearning module viewable on […]

eLearning

In a recent study conducted by TrainingIndustry.com, learning leaders cited the majority of organizations are increasing their use of virtual instructor led training, or VILT. This doesn’t surprise me as organizations can bring globally dispersed participants together to collaborate and learn without the cost of travel. VILT provides that human touch and real-time collaboration that […]