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Jun 14

If instructional design is dead, what fills the void?

If you haven’t heard, “Instructional design is dead.” At least, that’s what some industry leaders have been saying over the last few years. Obviously, the pace and place of workplace learning has transformed, but does that mean the role of instructional design has become obsolete? What does it take to thrive as a designer in […]

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Oct 24

Top Tips To Deal With “Negative” Learning Data

Some training managers may not collect data because they don’t want to know the real results. If it’s not going your way, you may not want to know, right? But without knowing the truth, L&D managers risk dropping out of sync with modern learning behaviors and “losing” customers. To stay relevant, useful, and prove business […]

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Sep 20

Blended Learning Is Set To Upend Traditional Learning. Is Your Company Ready?

New technology trends and tools inevitably invite disruption, and disruption is often equated with disorder. But the sense of disorder carries promise as the “old ways” of doing things, while reliable, become increasingly stagnant and insufficient, and evolving technologies and modalities unfold new possibilities. It‘s no different in elearning, where the landscape of learning and […]

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Aug 03

How To Translate Elearning Courses Without Increasing Production Time and Cost

Translating elearning courses comes with plenty of advantages—but can come at a high cost. In this article, Lisa Pudsey of Savv-e Learning (Elucidat’s Australian partner) explores how translating your training can expand your audience and improve communication, while not blowing out your budget. Ask yourself if a reasonable amount of people will need to access the course in […]

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Jul 19

3 Common Pitfalls in Elearning Processes That May Be Holding You Back

Is your standard elearning process working smart enough to support modern learning? In this article, we share three common process pitfalls and explain why they may be holding you back from creating smart elearning. In our new guide on how to use smarter processes, we pose two questions. Does the common elearning development process best meet your […]

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Apr 13

HBR report: “Digital technologies increase productivity.” But are you ready to embrace digital learning?

What impact does digital technology have on business performance? A lot. A recent report from the Harvard Business Review (HBR) found that “the most digital companies see outsized growth in productivity and profit.” In this article we’ll explore how this might impact learning. The report looked at three key areas—digital assets, digital usage, and digital […]

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Mar 10

Why customer training is important (5 reasons)

Customers are demanding product and skills training. If you aren’t offering training you’re missing out on a big opportunity to help your customers. In this article, Steve Penfold shares five reasons why you should invest in customer training. You’ve got a fantastic product or service and you have a PDF user guide on your website […]

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Feb 05

8 questions to ask before choosing an authoring tool

If your organization relies on your delivering elearning content to a paying audience, the authoring tool that you use can dramatically impact both the learner experience and your bottom line. Here are 10 questions that you should ask before choosing an authoring tool for your business. 1. Is it easy to use? The tool you […]

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