Category: eLearning

Animation Tools for eLearning

March 28, 2017/0/0/

Not sure how best to animate your internal comms video? We’ve compiled a list of animation tools commonly used by the eLearning and design industries. Adobe Flash     Adobe Flash was once the king of vector-based animation software but it has since fallen out of favour. It has easily-tested animation and a simple timeline […]

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10 Games Every Learning Pro Should Play

March 23, 2017/0/0/

You’ve heard of gamification. Everyone has (and if you haven’t, just ask us.) However, some eLearning modules are passed off as games without proper consideration. Sure, badges look pretty and leaderboards promote internal company violence competitiveness, but they rarely help anyone. These games’ gimmicks only leave users with a fleeting experience of having learned anything. […]

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Six Tips for More Engaging Induction Training

March 21, 2017/0/0/

First impressions matter.  Most people starting a new job make an effort to dress nicely to impress their co-workers.  Are you making the same effort for your employees to welcome them to the company? What is their typical first day like? If at any point you find yourself saying to a new person “I know […]

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Why ‘beauty is only skin deep’ is relevant to eLearning

February 22, 2017/0/1/

How do you know if your eLearning module is a good one? Our aim as eLearning development professionals is to have you say “After people did this training, they started doing things differently”.  A change in behaviour is what we really care about. Unfortunately, most professionals don’t judge eLearning that way.  They judge whether it […]

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Corporate Comms: There has to be a better way [VIDEO]

November 8, 2016/0/1/

It doesn't matter if you're communicating about a new project, product, system or any type of change in your company, you can find ways to use video to grab people's attention. We develop animation, video other types of multimedia to help you communicate in the most efficient and exciting way.

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It’s not me, it’s you [VIDEO]

November 4, 2016/0/1/

I wish I could say “it’s not you, it’s me”…. But I’m sorry, it is you. You’re boring. Whenever I see you I feel sad, frustrated and anxious. You’re old and outdated… you don’t bring any value into my life. I just don’t want to do this anymore.   It's time to break up with [...]

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Click. Click. Click. [VIDEO]

November 4, 2016/0/1/

This video is (sadly) based on a true story. In fact, we've probably all experienced this before. Its time to expect more from our eLearning teams and providers.

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Six Characteristics of Learner-Centred eLearning

August 17, 2016/0/2/

There is an often overlooked fact about learning initiatives: “It’s the learners that do the learning.”   What I mean by this, is that “learning” doesn’t happen in the eLearning or in a face to face session; it’s an internal process that people have to choose to undertake. The purpose of any learning initiative is [...]

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Falling trees, mountain biking and eLearning motivation

June 9, 2016/0/2/

Motivation is something talked about in eLearning often, but how does it impact the way we think about, and design, eLearning courses? Raf explains the best ways to use motivation. Motivation, it’s a funny thing. In order for someone to do something, they need to be motivated. But what that motivation is and where it [...]

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mLearning Round Table

April 6, 2016/0/1/

Matt, Raf and Brenton discuss the considerations and unique characteristics of mLearning in our first eLearning round table conversation. “People are still trying to just replicate eLearning on a mobile device and not looking at mLearning as a completely new kettle of fish…   Actually I like the term ball game, can I replace kettle [...]

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