TrainingFolks Blog

TrainingFolks is a Company to Watch for Content Development

Posted by Rachael Jones on May 29, 2017 9:20:00 AM

TOP TRAINING COMPANY BEST PRACTICES

For the sixth consecutive year, TrainingFolks has been selected by Training Industry as part of their 2017 Content Development Companies Watch List. Training Industry publishes this list each year, as part of its mission to monitor the training marketplace and identify top providers of training services and technologies. 

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Topics: content development watch list

Improve Training Retention with Microlearning

Posted by Rachael Jones on May 25, 2017 8:54:00 AM

BEST IDEAS FROM YOUR TRAINING COMPANY

If your company is like many, you’ve probably invested a lot of time and money in creating, implementing and managing your learning and development program. The question is: do you know how effective it is? Are the learners not only understanding the information but also retaining it? Are they able to put the learning into practice in their daily jobs?

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Topics: microlearning

Protect Your Company with Cybersecurity Training

Posted by Rachael Jones on May 18, 2017 8:52:00 AM

TOP TRAINING COMPANY BEST PRACTICES


With the recent Ransomware cyber attack, thought to be one of the biggest in history, many organizations have been scrambling to update their internal security measures. “Security experts said the attack appeared to be caused by a self-replicating piece of software that enters companies when employees click on email attachments, then spreads quickly internally from computer to computer when employees share documents.”1

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Topics: Cybersecurity Training

5 Corporate Technology Training Best Practices

Posted by Nisha Amin on May 11, 2017 10:00:00 AM

TIPS FROM YOUR TRAINING COMPANY

The workplace continues to change rapidly as technological advancements seem to be never ending.  Software, social media and hardware are all part of this tech revolution and can pose some serious challenges for organizations that must offer technology training to remain up to speed and maintain their competitive edge.

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Topics: technology trainers

Is Mobile Learning Right for Your Corporate Training and Development?

Posted by Nisha Amin on May 4, 2017 9:30:00 AM

TIPS FROM YOUR TRAINING COMPANY

Mobile learning or m-learning is a great way for organizations to keep their workforce in the know in an efficient and up to date manner.

This corporate training delivery tool also speaks to the changing learning styles and needs of an evolving workforce. For example, the average attention span of Canadians has gone down from 12 seconds in 2000 to eight seconds!1 This speaks to many challenges that Instructional Designers are faced with when it comes to planning their content and for facilitators and trainers to deliver longer format content.

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Topics: mobilelearning