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(May 29, 2017) Nowadays, performance support solution has become more than just training. Often, learning managers make the mistake of focusing on either training or performance support. However, there is a difference between the two. Let’s take the instance of training on using new machinery that an ..
(March 07, 2017) According to eLearning industry statistics, eLearning market is growing an unprecedented rate and around 78% of organisations have already employed LMS as part of the effective professional development plan. If you are eager to employ eLearning solution, you need to take a big decision- develop ..
(January 12, 2017) The popularity of eLearning is growing rapidly and we can see several organizations have started preferring eLearning over traditional classroom sessions to train their staff. Though developing eLearning project within the organization is one of the options, it doesn’t seem right for many ..
(December 02, 2016) Compared to the traditional methods of learning with pen and paper, we have come a long way with eLearning. With the advent of technology and the internet, learning has become easier, advanced and effective. Learning online on computers and other electronic devices is more convenient for people ..
(September 22, 2016) eLearning is taking over the traditional forms of learning gradually if not rapidly. Both business organizations and educational institutions are recognizing the benefits of eLearning and reconsidering their methods of instruction. The impact of eLearning is so much that there are many business ..
(August 19, 2016) Some technologies are so mandatory that a web developer cannot choose to ignore them. Visuals are important in delivering a great user experience. There are several video technologies used in web designing such as Flash and HTML5 being the most popular ones. But Flash has several security ..
(July 29, 2016) Performance support refers to any learning resource or tool that provides the necessary amount of guidance and support to the user in the moments of need. In simple language, it can be a set of instructions that tell us about important things we have to do and the right order to do them. Assembly ..
(June 01, 2016) Despite a considerable amount of publicity surrounding the teaching technique know as eLearning, there is little doubt that it hasn’t lived up to its full potential as of yet. Even though the primary benefits of eLearning, cost and flexibility, remain extremely attractive, most individuals ..
(June 01, 2016) Kids are naturally precocious and always seem to be questioning the world around them. Young kids want to know what things are, they want to know how they work, and they want to know why they work. It is important for preschool aged kids to be in a supportive environment with adults, who will ..
(May 20, 2016) Business organizations want their employees to be well aware of their organization’s work culture, approach and methods have a hassle free, uninterrupted work flow. Training sessions are a common sight with this regard and eLearning is the most sought after method of instruction during these ..
(April 06, 2016) Technology has pretty much made it clear by now that the 21st century belongs to the world of internet and electronic gadgets. All walks of life are changing/adapting themselves to the exponential growth of technology and education is no exception to this. Within a few years, the eLearning industry .
(December 17, 2015) Inverted microscope as the name suggests offers the view of the studied object from the opposite direction. It has its light source and the condenser lens located above the specimen and thus provides a bottom-up view from the reverse side. They are highly used in studying larger objects out in the ..
(December 12, 2015) Getting into the US military is not easy. The process will take months and includes numerous procedures to ensure that only the best, brightest and most competent minds get to wear a uniform. Part of the process is the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery or ASVAB. The ASVAB is a multiple ..
(July 24, 2015) A painter, writer, philosopher, historian, blogger, cartoonist and photographer all have something in common – they are all inclined towards their deep love of arts and it is this driving force that unites them all. The famous romantic poet, Percy Bysshe Shelley very rightly called an artist ..
(June 23, 2015) Making each class in every subject very inventive and an out-of-the-box initiative, the experiential activities give rise to creativity. Channelizing inventiveness and expanding our potential, the professional development courses for teachers helps you initially overcome any obstructions that come ..
(June 19, 2015) First timers taking the ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) are often not aware of the nuances of the exam. The ASVAB practice tests familiarizes military applicants with the test they are going to take. Recruits whom have appeared for the test once or twice before can boost their ..
(April 14, 2015) The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery Test, or ASVAB, is the military entrance test for the United States military. The test is conducted by the Department of Defense. This test analyzes the skills of military candidates and helps them decide on the service sector they are most suited to ..
(April 11, 2015) Writing is scary. Arguably, it is as scary as public speaking. Taunts sting. “Why even bother when I can never be as good as them?” First of all, stop comparing your worst with their best. Every good writer used to be a bad writer. Dig out the initial blogs of some famous bloggers and ..
(March 20, 2015) “In today’s competitive world, “we often hear people beginning their sentences with this phrase. Does that scare you? It may de-motivate a lot of us, though. People have been telling stories for ages, and the story-telling field has seen many expert narrators and orators. Well ..
(March 12, 2015) Benjamin Franklin said one could learn better only when he is involved in the process actively. Social Learning Solutions develop tools to involve organization-wide personnel in formal and informal learning activities. The rapid developments in technology have enabled the widely geographically ..
(December 03, 2014) Easy, intuitive and effective are a few prominent qualities making mobile learning the need of the hour. The rising popularity of mobile learning is evident from the increasing number of organizations which are already benefitting from using this revolutionary technology. Companies which want to ..
(October 11, 2014) No one is a born genius. We all learn things and become experts over time and with continuous practice. While studying for exams and doing homework is easy for a few students, most of them see it is a burden. The main reason for this being lack of guidance and knowledge on how to study. Teachers ..
(May 03, 2014) Do you want to become a writer? But, you are not able to think beyond the first line of the creative piece you are trying to produce? This may be due to improper flow of words or you may be having “writer’s block” which is obstructing the ideas to flow out of your mind. Creative ..
(February 22, 2014) Researching and ultimately conserving the environment is already an important field of work and will only increase in its importance over time and the environment is further degraded, and will eventually be an invaluable area of expertise in the world. Studying environmental science is a great way ..
(February 14, 2013) There was a time when a person could open up a restaurant and stay in business based on good reputation alone. If people in the community said your food was good and your service trustworthy, others would simply believe it. Nowadays, word of mouth is still an important way to build and protect your .