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10 E-Learning Trends for 2021

Damian Hehir e-learning, technology

10 E-Learning Trends for 2021 What are the key technologies, strategies, and methods that will drive e-learning forward in 2021? Things like mobile learning, microlearning, and gamification will, of course, continue to be important. However, examples like this could have been on a list of yearly trends for the past five-plus years. What about new and exciting developments in e-learning, …

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Identifying Knowledge and Skills Gaps in Your Organisation – What & Why

Damian Hehir e-learning, technology, UAE

Identifying Knowledge and Skills Gaps in Your Organisation – What & Why Knowledge and skills gaps in your business affect performance. This could be performance in relation to customer service levels, risk management, profitability, competitiveness, or any other metric that is important to your business. Therefore, identifying knowledge and skills gaps is essential, as is dealing with those gaps.In this …

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Tips for Using Animation in E-Learning

Damian Hehir e-learning, technology

Tips for Using Animation in E-Learning In a previous blog, we looked at the many benefits of including animations in your e-learning courses. You can’t just add any animation, however. To get the best results, you need to ensure you follow industry best practice standards. The following tips for using animation in e-learning will help. Focus on a Specific Topic …

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Benefits of Using Animation in E-Learning

Damian Hehir e-learning, technology

Benefits of Using Animation in E-Learning One of the main advantages of choosing e-learning over other forms of training is the ability to include different types of content using a variety of media. This includes animations. Why should you include animations in the e-learning courses you create? From simplifying information to making content more relatable to improving learning outcomes, animations …

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12 Ways to Create Immersive Training Experiences Using E-Learning

Damian Hehir e-learning, technology

12 Ways to Create Immersive Training Experiences Using E-Learning In a previous blog, we looked at the concept of immersive learning, the problems it addresses, and the benefits of creating e-learning modules that are immersive. What features and elements differentiate a standard e-learning module and one that is immersive? How do you create immersive training experiences using e-learning? Here are …

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Using Webinars to Remotely Train Your Staff for as Little as Zero Cost

Damian Hehir e-learning, technology

Using Webinars to Remotely Train Your Staff for as Little as Zero Cost The coronavirus emergency has dramatically, albeit temporarily, changed the way we live and work. While medical professionals and others on the frontline battle to care for the sick and save lives, businesses in other industries are looking for solutions that enable operations to continue while staff practice …

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Why Soft Skills Are Important in Your Organisation and How E-Learning Can Help – Part 1

Damian Hehir e-learning, technology

Why Soft Skills Are Important in Your Organisation and How E-Learning Can Help – Part 1 It makes sense in business to place a lot of emphasis on ensuring your team has the technical and hard skills required to meet the expectations of your clients. What about soft skills, though? Soft skills are becoming more and more important to organisations …

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Why Video Is Crucial to Onboarding E-Learning

Damian Hehir e-learning, technology

Why Video Is Crucial to Onboarding E-Learning Are you looking to improve the onboarding process in your business whether that is to improve results, lower costs, or both? E-learning is one of the best tools you have available to ensure new recruits get the information, help, and support they need. Including video in your onboarding e-learning will make it even …

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The Importance of Learner-Centred E-Learning – and How to Achieve It

Damian Hehir e-learning, technology

The Importance of Learner-Centred E-Learning – and How to Achieve It Creating e-learning courses and modules for learners sounds like stating the obvious. Why wouldn’t all your training elements, including e-learning modules, be learner-centred? It’s not as simple as that in the real world, however. Individuals have their own pressures in the workplace, not least time pressures. This applies to …