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Alastair Simpson

eLearning Specialist
I’m a resource developer for Futura Group, using my background in Psychology and instructional design to improve eLearning and online training.
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How To Choose The Right Tools For Your Learners

How To Choose The Right Tools For Your Learners

The learner-first training model allows trainers to maximise the effectiveness of their training by putting their learners at the heart of their decisions. This article runs through the process for selecting tools, and how to tie those tools together in a broader digital training strategy.
How To Structure Learner Pathways

How To Structure Learner Pathways

Structuring learner pathways is a key step in rolling out training in the learner-first training model. Here, we discuss how to map out every step in your learners' journey to knowledge, laying the foundations for designing and building truly learner-first training.
How To Identify Clear Learning Goals

How To Identify Clear Learning Goals

The learner-first training model is simple but radically different from the way a lot of organizations train. In the learner-first approach, planning is as important as implementation, and identifying clear learning goals is a key stage in the planning process.
The True Cost Of A Learning Management System

The True Cost Of A Learning Management System

Too many businesses only consider up-front costs when looking to switch Learning Management Systems. But the truth is that every LMS costs both time and money, and calculating the real cost of a Learning Management System can be a complex task. Here's why we should be considering hidden costs in the LMS equation.