7 Reasons Blended Learning is The Future of Training

By: Phil Bickerton, @SaxonsLearning What is blended learning? Organizations should consider training solutions for their employees, as it can not only develop important skills, but also help staff to stay motivated, maintain productivity, and achieve business goals, whilst staying ahead of the competition. There are several different forms of training companies should consider before jumping in.

5 Continuous Learning Tips That Worked For Me

For many years, most companies haven’t been embracing continuous learning. Training was always viewed as one time event, where employees completed a course, learned new techniques and then went back to their jobs where everything went back to normal. However, this is no longer the case today, companies are now working hard to implement a continuous learning

Effective Cooperative Learning Strategies

With the advent of new learning systems, freeing everyone from the tedium and misery of traditional classroom learning models, training has taken on a new life, and one in which it is much less maligned. So many new models, such as cooperative learning, have come around and proven much better for everyone involved. But, people

Team Training Tips for Organizational Learning

In any organizational learning situation with a significant count of people, such as a division, department, team or entire organization, you almost always find yourself needing to implement a tram training model in order to be quick and efficient in training. This was once kind of an unfortunate if unavoidable thing, because the human element in

Organizational Employee Core Competencies Best Practices

One of the more annoying concepts to contend with in training are organizational employee core competencies, and how to measure them. I’ve made no secret of the fact that I hate things like buzzwords and superfluous jargon, and this here is a prime example of the latter. Oh yes. But, the meaning behind this term

Prediction: L&D Specialist Jobs to Increase

Put this in the optimism category and something to be hopeful for. In an article published earlier this week on the AOL jobs site, Debra Auerbach references a report put forth by Economic Modeling Specialists Intl., with the five industries that are expected to grow the fastest between 2013 and 2016, along with examples of the