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5 Ways an LMS Learning Portal can Increase Learner Engagement

Posted by Rachael Jones on Jul 27, 2017 8:48:26 AM

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If your company is searching for a learning management system (LMS) you likely know about the many benefits – how much faster and easier it is to create and deliver learning content, manage training programs, track course completions, and report on results. That is great news for learning leaders.


But even with all the helpful and convenient functionality of a learning portal, many organizations still find it challenging to get learners to enroll in and complete training courses. The good news is that you can use the features available with the LMS to increase learner engagement and motivation.

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Topics: LMS, learning management system, learning portal, learning path, what is an lms

How to Take Your Training Online with Customized eLearning

Posted by Rachael Jones on Jul 20, 2017 8:47:00 AM

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More and more companies are discovering the benefits of choosing eLearning for the delivery of their training programs. eLearning allows for maximum course flexibility, improved learner engagement, and greater reach, especially for organizations with a dispersed workforce. Training can be delivered on-demand as required, and travel costs are reduced.


Whether you have existing training programs or need to develop new courses and require a customized eLearning solution, here are a few tips for taking your training online.

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Topics: custom eLearning solution, custom eLearning development, custom eLearning, elearning developer

How Microlearning can Reinforce Cyber Security Awareness Training

Posted by Rachael Jones on Jul 13, 2017 8:55:00 AM

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Doesn’t it seem like every week there is yet another cyber attack reported in the news? The companies being harmed by these attacks are not smaller businesses with limited security budgets, but top international companies. It just shows that no organization is safe from cyber criminals. That's why it's more important than ever for organizations of all sizes to conduct cyber security awareness training.

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Topics: microlearning, Cybersecurity Training, cyber security awareness training

How to Choose between Customized Training Programs & Off-the-Shelf

Posted by Rachael Jones on Jul 6, 2017 8:47:00 AM

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Have you ever sat in a training course and wondered why you were even there? The content was not engaging, the subject matter was not relevant to your industry, and the examples had nothing to do with your position. Chances are you retained little of the material presented and it did not have a long-term, positive impact on your job performance.

When implementing training in your organization, you can develop a customized training program or purchase an off-the-shelf course. But how do you choose? The best type of training depends on the needs of the organization and the target audience. 

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Topics: custom training, customized training programs, customized training