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Married to a start-up – the experience of a Capywag

Damian entrepreneurship, UAE

Intro from Damian I don’t think there would be Capytech without Beth.  It’s a bold statement, but without her unquestioned support and unwavering belief in us – I think both Jason and I would have given up in the hard early days when most failed companies do.  She deserves as much credit for our success as anyone.  Whilst Jason and …

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Capytech, GO1.com form strong alliance

Damian e-learning, entrepreneurship, technology

Capytech, GO1.com form strong alliance As many of you will know, Capytech has created a great niche in the UAE/GCC market developing custom e-learning content. We’ve delivered to great companies like DP World and Majid Al Futtaim, as well as government entities like the Prime Minister’s Office and the Ministry of Human Resources. We were missing something though. I had …

How Branching Scenarios Will Take Your E-Learning Courses to Another Level

How Branching Scenarios Will Take Your E-Learning Courses to Another Level

Damian e-learning

How Branching Scenarios Will Take Your E-Learning Courses to Another Level Branching scenarios usually appear on high-end e-learning courses because they are complex to put together. That said, when you work with an experienced e-learning developer in Dubai adding branching scenarios to your e-learning courses becomes realistic. After all, an e-learning developer will have the required skills and knowledge. What …

12 Ways to Maximise E-Learning Return on Investment

12 Ways to Maximise E-Learning Return on Investment

Damian e-learning

12 Ways to Maximise E-Learning Return on Investment You can do lots of things with e-learning including enhancing the existing skills of your team, giving your team new skills, improving productivity, and making your business more efficient. Crucial to all these things is getting a return on investment. That begs the question: how can you maximise e-learning return on investment? …

10 Tips for Using Synchronous E-Learning

10 Tips for Using Synchronous E-Learning

Damian e-learning

10 Tips for Using Synchronous E-Learning Synchronous e-learning can deliver incredible results with learners enjoying the experience and you achieving your training goals. As with most training strategies, however, you must make sure you use best practices when deploying synchronous e-learning courses. Below are 10 tips to help you get the best possible result when using synchronous e-learning. Before getting …

8 Tips When Using E-Learning for Onboarding

8 Tips When Using E-Learning for Onboarding

Damian e-learning

8 Tips When Using E-Learning for Onboarding Onboarding incorporates all the steps and actions your company takes to get a new hire up and running. In other words, it’s essential whatever your business and whatever type of job you recruited the new employee for. All too often, however, onboarding processes don’t meet the same standards that companies set themselves in …

The Principles of Learning and How You Can Adapt Them to E-Learning

The Principles of Learning and How You Can Adapt Them to E-Learning

Damian e-learning

The Principles of Learning and How You Can Adapt Them to E-Learning The Principles of Learning describe the factors and situations that facilitate learning and help people retain information. There are six principles: Readiness Exercise Effect Primacy Recency Intensity Let’s look at each as well as how you can use them when developing an e-learning course. Readiness This principle applies …

Instructional Design Best Practices When Developing E-Learning Courses

Instructional Design Best Practices When Developing E-Learning Courses

Damian e-learning

Instructional Design Best Practices When Developing E-Learning Courses Instructional design involves taking a structured approach to creating an e-learning course. The objective is to facilitate and help the learning process. To achieve this, it is important to follow instructional design best practices when developing e-learning courses. We defined instructional design in detail and discussed its importance in a previous blog, …

What is Instructional Design in E-Learning

What is Instructional Design in E-Learning

Damian e-learning

What is Instructional Design in E-Learning Instructional Design in e-learning involves designing courses in a way that makes it easier for learners to acquire new skills and knowledge. Instructional design does this my making e-learning courses more effective and efficient as well as making them practical and visually appealing to learners. Okay, that could be a definition you apply to …

How to Write a Business Case for Outsourcing E-Learning Development

How to Write a Business Case for Outsourcing E-Learning Development

Damian e-learning

How to Write a Business Case for Outsourcing E-Learning Development If you have responsibility for training in your company, one of the best ways to convince senior management to outsource e-learning is to build a business case. Without a strong business case, senior management might look at e-learning as simply a cost, without looking at the benefits. Also, they may …