Developing a Culture of Learning in Your Organization

March 10, 2020

eLearning, technology solutions, change management, adapting to change, culture of learning, learning organizations

“An organization's ability to learn, and to quickly transform that learning into action, is the ultimate competitive advantage in the marketplace.” - Jack Welch, General Electric   Staff turnover, changes in technology, new policies… there are many things that can lead to knowledge gaps in an organization. How your organization adapts to fill those gaps, or doesn’t, can have enormous... Read More...

The Business Benefits of Training

February 28, 2020

eLearning, Instructional Design, change management, helping employees, benefits of training

“Organizations with strong learning cultures exhibit better overall organizational performance in the areas of employee engagement, customer satisfaction, overall productivity, and overall leadership performance compared to organizations with weak learning cultures.” – The Conference Board of Canada   Many organizations view training as costly and time consuming, but there is solid... Read More...

Why Being Technology Agnostic Works

February 18, 2020

technology, web development, eLearning, technology solutions

Being technology agnostic means that instead of adopting the “latest” tech, you choose the best technology for your unique context, goals, and people.    Read More...

Get a Vendor to Convert Your Adobe Flash Before December 2020

February 6, 2020

how to convert Flash to HTML5, technology solutions, Adobe Flash Player, Flash end of life, choosing the right vendor, Flash to HTML5 conversion spreadsheet

If you’re converting your assets from Flash Player to HTML5, you may be thinking of hiring someone to help. How do you know which vendor to choose? We share some tips on what to look for and how to choose the right fit for your needs, including the advantages and disadvantages of hiring a vendor and how to build a successful, trusting partnership with a vendor during this process.  The... Read More...

8-Step Checklist for Converting Adobe Flash Player to HTML5

January 30, 2020

"Adobe Flash 2020, how to convert Flash to HTML5, change management, Adobe Flash Player, Flash end of life, Flash to HTML5, conversion strategy

You already know that you’ll need to convert elements of your website and your online training materials before December 2020 because of the end of life of Adobe Flash Player, and you’ve chosen HTML5 as the replacement, but what comes next? We cover 8 key steps to building a solid conversion strategy to help you with the process.  What You Need to Do Before Converting Flash to HTML5 Read More...

Adobe Flash 2020: What You Need to Know

January 23, 2020

change management, Adobe Flash Player, Flash end of life, Flash to HTML5

In 2017, Adobe announced that it would stop supporting or updating Flash, effectively killing it off by the end of 2020. So, what does this mean for you and your organization? We've outlined why Flash is being discontinued, what your alternatives are, as well as some ideas for moving forward to ensure your eLearning materials, websites, or courses are Flash end-of-life proof.  Read More...

Adobe Flash is Ending in 2020

January 17, 2020

technology solutions, change management, Adobe Flash Player, Flash end of life, Flash to HTML5, Flash 2020

While browsing online in the last few years, you may have seen pop-ups that say “Flash will no longer be supported after December 2020” or “Click to enable Flash Player.” Your IT Manager may also have sent out a notice announcing that Adobe Flash will no longer be supported after 2020. But what does this mean in terms of how it’ll impact you? We take a look at the what and the why of... Read More...

6 Ways to Help Employees Adapt to New Technologies

January 15, 2020

technology, change management, helping employees

  Too often, companies introduce a new technology or software without helping employees adapt or teaching them how to use these new tools effectively for their jobs. But there are ways you can ensure a smoother transition and early adoption of these tools.    Read More...

What is Instructional Design & Why Does it Matter for Training?

December 10, 2019

instructional designers, Training, eLearning, Instructional Design

According to Purdue University, “Simply put, instructional design is the creation of instructional materials.” But effective Instructional Design goes beyond the creation of instructional materials to carefully analyze how learners absorb information and map out how to best convey information to those learners through effective design, content, and delivery in order to yield measurable... Read More...

5 Statistics That Will Change How You View eLearning: An Infographic

December 10, 2019

infographics, Training, eLearning