2020: Hope vs Hopelessness and Looking Forward

December 18, 2020

Training, eLearning, adapting to change, working from home, remote work, free elearning course, pathwise solutions projects

2020 has been a year of contrasts. Read More...

How to Measure the Impact of Your Training

November 2, 2020

Training, eLearning, helping employees, culture of learning, learning organizations, elearning benefits, employee satisfaction, increasing retention, blended learning, Kirkpatrick Model, measuring learning impacts

  Offering training to your employees is an excellent way to increase retention, attract top talent, and create a culture of learning, but how do you know if it’s helping them gain the skills and knowledge they need? Is it making any difference to the way they do their jobs? Ultimately, you want to be able to measure the success of the training and its impact. How? We’ve put together... Read More...

Project Spotlight: NCCDH Free Health Equity eLearning Course

August 4, 2020

Training, Instructional Design, storytelling, free elearning course, pathwise solutions projects, eLearning courses

Health equity is accomplished when every person has the opportunity to achieve their full health potential.. While Canada has made great strides towards achieving health equity, the reality is that a gap between those who are most and least healthy still exists. One of the remedies for this disparity is education. PathWise partnered with the National Collaborating Centre for... Read More...

What is blended learning, and how can you use it?

July 28, 2020

technology, Training, how to choose an LMS, eLearning courses, Instructor-Led Training, blended learning, social learning

There’s no easy answer to the question “what is blended learning?” because it can come in different forms, working in different ways for different audiences. But as companies, schools, and other institutions scramble to accommodate learners due to COVID-19, it’s a topic on many people’s minds. We break down what blended learning is, its benefits, and some common tools you’ll need for... Read More...

Project Spotlight: TransLink Change Management & Mentorship eLearning Courses

June 25, 2020

Training, eLearning, Instructional Design, change management, storytelling, pathwise solutions projects, TransLink, eLearning courses, Instructor-Led Training

Over the years, PathWise Solutions has worked on several very successful projects with TransLink – Metro Vancouver's transportation network – including building eLearning courses on change management and mentorship training. We’ve broken down the challenges of these courses and how we worked with TransLink to overcome them.  Creating Change Management Online Training In order to... Read More...

How We Help Clients Visualize Projects

April 6, 2020

technology, Training, eLearning, technology solutions, Instructional Design, using whiteboarding tools, online collaboration tools, prototyping, wireframing, discovery sessions, action mapping

When you’re working with a vendor to get your web or elearning project built, it can be hard to picture just what the end product may look like, even if you’ve worked very closely with that vendor from the very start. While storyboards, scripts, and documentation all help, we find that working in real time with clients and providing visual examples is a big part of ensuring a successful... Read More...

Why We Use Storytelling in Our eLearning Courses

March 24, 2020

instructional designers, Training, eLearning, Instructional Design, storytelling

Stories are how we attempt to create structure out of the many events of our lives. The most powerful stories teach us lessons about living, making choices, building better relationships, and finding deeper purpose in life. We love stories, and we need stories to learn. Children love to hear stories, but adults have story ‘rituals’ too. Like reading articles on CNN while we drink our... Read More...

5 Reasons to Use Video for Your Training: An Infographic

March 19, 2020

infographics, Training, eLearning

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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

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