7 Ways to Encourage Employees to Prioritise Training

7 Ways to Encourage Employees to Prioritise Training

Damian Hehir e-learning, General, Saudi Arabia, UAE

7 Ways to Encourage Employees to Prioritise Training Encouraging and motivating employees to complete and engage with training has always been a challenge. Without properly addressing this challenge, you end up with low completion rates, missed targets, and low return on investment for your training activities. How do you encourage employees to prioritise training in modern UAE and Saudi Arabian …

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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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Using E-Learning to Cut the Cost of Training New Employees

Damian Hehir e-learning, UAE

Using E-Learning to Cut the Cost of Training New Employees Training new employees is getting expensive. This is the reality of business whether you are based in Dubai or anywhere else in the world. Just look at how much more compliance training your company delivers now than it used to. When a new employee joins your organisation, they need that …

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Writing for E-Learning – 22 Tips that Will Improve Engagement and the Learning Experience

Damian Hehir e-learning, UAE

Writing for E-Learning – 22 Tips that Will Improve Engagement and the Learning Experience The best e-learning courses have multiple content elements including interactive sections, images, graphics, video, audio, quizzes, and more. Text, however, remains central to all e-learning courses. Therefore, it’s important you make the text in your e-learning courses as engaging and effective as possible. This will enhance …

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Step-By-Step Guide to Creating Content for Your E-Learning Course

Damian Hehir e-learning, UAE

Step-By-Step Guide to Creating Content for Your E-Learning Course Curating and preparing content is an essential step in creating an e-learning course. One of the most important elements is often the written content as this determines how the course will ultimately develop. Even when you work with a professional e-learning course developer, you will almost always need to provide the …

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

Damian Hehir 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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The Benefits of Mobile Learning

Damian Hehir e-learning, technology, UAE

The Benefits of Mobile Learning With modern technology, there are lots of ways you can now deliver training courses to your team. This includes taking the traditional approach of classroom-based training, or you can use e-learning solutions. There are different types of e-learning, however, including mobile learning. For the right topic and learner, mobile learning is the ideal choice for …

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What Is LXD – Learning Experience Design?

Damian Hehir e-learning, UAE

What Is LXD – Learning Experience Design? Just when you think you are up-to-date with modern abbreviations, a new one comes along. One that is fairly new is LXD – Learning Experience Design. It’s an important one, though, particularly if you’re responsible for training in your organisation. This is because LXD is pushing up the standards of e-learning courses both …

A Very Capy 2017

A Very Capy 2017

Damian Hehir General, UAE

2017 sure was a heck of a year for Capytech.  I’ve heard in a few places that it takes about 1000 days for a business to really start to get traction – and that’s proven fairly true for us as well. We got going late in 2013 and I went full time at the end of 2014 with Jason following …

Custom Soft Skills

E-Learning Soft Skills Courses and Why You Should Consider Customising

Damian Hehir UAE

E-Learning Soft Skills Courses and Why You Should Consider Customising E-learning is the ideal delivery method for soft skills training for several reasons. This includes the fact learners can progress through the course at their own pace and at a time that suits them. You will also like the fact that soft skills courses are available off-the-shelf as this reduces …