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February 20, 2016

7 Ways To Improve Your Next Online Training Course

Ineffective content, lack of multimedia, and humdrum visuals are some of the most common online training pitfalls. However, there are a number of lesser known mistakes that may be standing in the way of corporate eLearning success. In this article, I’ll share 7 overlooked improvements that you can make to your next online training course in order to increase knowledge retention and learner engagement.
by Christopher Pappas
February 19, 2016

5 Tips To Use Cinemagraphs In eLearning

When a video is too much and a static image falls short, it is time to tap into the interactive and emotionally-gripping power of a cinemagraph. In this article, I will share the basics of eLearning cinemagraphs, and explore how you can use them in your next eLearning course to make it more effective and engaging.
by Christopher Pappas
February 19, 2016

Utilizing Open Educational Resources To Advance Online Learning In Sub-Saharan Africa

In many schools and institutions of higher learning across Sub-Saharan Africa students lack access to quality academic resources and teachers also lack access to teaching resources. Open Educational Resources (OER) are the ideal tool to leverage on the affordances of technology and the insights of online learning to reduce the inequalities in the Sub-Saharan African countries’ education systems.
by Danai Nhando
February 18, 2016

Calculating ROI: Just Tick The Training Box

Too often with IT projects a great deal of work is put into the business case to get the initiative off the ground. However, as the project progresses and time pressures impact, too often training is either not thought about in respect of the implementation or it is executed poorly. IT teams need to engage with training experts early, in order to get innovative input to how training can be delivered both at project launch and supported as the platform moves into an operational BAU mode.
by Phil Hoyle