Edgar Wilson

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Consultant at Independent

Edgar Wilson is an Oregon native writing on trends in health, education, and global affairs. He has worked in industries ranging from international marketing to broadcast journalism. He is currently working as an independent analytical consultant.

eLearning Articles by Edgar Wilson

Intellectual Property Vs. Content Marketing In eLearning

Intellectual Property Vs. Content Marketing In eLearning

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 by Edgar Wilson

Your educational materials are often unique, may have taken years to put together, and are invaluable to your work and…

Market
"When Are We Going To Use This?" Answer This Question With eLearning

"When Are We Going To Use This?" Answer This Question With eLearning

Friday, 7 July 2017 by Edgar Wilson

Are your lessons designed to pass the test of time? Have you taken steps to future-proof your curriculum? Today’s students…

Educational Technology
The Importance Of Communities For eLearning Success

The Importance Of Communities For eLearning Success

Wednesday, 17 May 2017 by Edgar Wilson

The importance of community cannot be overstated. Whether the community is a large, regionally-united tribe or a small online learning…

Social Learning
Cybersecurity Training: Why Your eLearning Is Incomplete Without Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity Training: Why Your eLearning Is Incomplete Without Cybersecurity

Thursday, 19 January 2017 by Edgar Wilson

eLearning has another, possible even more critical application that will likely explode in popularity in coming years. Rather than focusing…

Corporate
Fighting Change-Resistance With A Multigenerational Learning Approach

Fighting Change-Resistance With A Multigenerational Learning Approach

Thursday, 1 December 2016 by Edgar Wilson

Multigenerational staff requires hard and soft skills training. By following a multigenerational learning approach, i.e. turning lessons into mentorship opportunities,…

Corporate
Using eLearning To Promote New Literacy

Using eLearning To Promote New Literacy

Thursday, 10 November 2016 by Edgar Wilson

One form of “literacy” just isn’t enough anymore! From just reading and writing to coding, from healthcare to financial; each…

Corporate
Quality Communication: The Elegance Of Simplicity In Corporate Training

Quality Communication: The Elegance Of Simplicity In Corporate Training

Thursday, 29 September 2016 by Edgar Wilson

New tools, new hires, new platforms, new skills... there is so much “new” going around, and it is hard to…

Corporate
Online Learning Will Save The Millennial Workforce

Online Learning Will Save The Millennial Workforce

Saturday, 27 August 2016 by Edgar Wilson

As the pace of modern life accelerates, workforce skills and knowledge deteriorate, putting Millennials at a particular disadvantage. eLearning is…

Corporate
4 Ways The 85 Percent Rule Can Benefit Corporate Training

4 Ways The 85 Percent Rule Can Benefit Corporate Training

Friday, 24 June 2016 by Edgar Wilson

The challenges of training a multigenerational workforce can be managed through the power of the 85 Percent Rule in training.…

Corporate
Leadership In Online Classrooms: In eLearning, Everyone Is A Leader

Leadership In Online Classrooms: In eLearning, Everyone Is A Leader

Sunday, 29 May 2016 by Edgar Wilson

It is important for both students and teachers to develop and practice leadership in online classrooms to make eLearning environments…

Best Practices
Use eLearning To Revolutionize Change Management

Use eLearning To Revolutionize Change Management

Thursday, 7 April 2016 by Edgar Wilson

eLearning is more than just a suite of platforms, tools, and solutions to bring more technology into education. Fully embraced,…

Corporate
5 Ways Of Using Formative Assessment For Actionable Data

5 Ways Of Using Formative Assessment For Actionable Data

Sunday, 6 March 2016 by Edgar Wilson

Much of the focus in assessments is on outcomes: Did students meet learning goals? In an era of Big Data,…

Design and Development