Tag Archives : Online Courseware

Perfect Options For Retail Training Home-Grown Employees

Retail training is another area that well suited to online LMS courses – and if the conditions are right, it’s particularly appropriate for the creation of customized training courses. Any company can benefit from retail training covering a variety of sectors, providing training for all employees within an organization, including store employees, operations managers, and […]

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Indispensable LMS Training Resources for Teachers and Trainers

Are some learners more important than others in LMS training and education programs? Most people would answer no. But they’d be mistaken. When adopting LMS training and teaching technologies, there is one special person whose mastery of the technology holds more consequence; whose profound understanding of the course content and its form is critical. This […]

Reinvest in Your Staff’s Skills with LMS Training

If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a hundred times. During times of recession, achieving and/or maintaining a competitive edge is essential. An economic downturn signals a cut-throat job market where competent employees are suddenly laid off and recent graduates harboring great potential find nowhere to focus their efforts. It’s a job market where […]

E-Learning Development: An On-the-Job Learning System

The best learning systems are those that allow you to discover and develop your skills while actually putting them to use. If you are looking to advance your career as an online course developer, institutions like Bloomsburg University in Pennsylvania offer higher education learning systems in instructional design and technology. On the other hand, what may […]

Re-Examining Self-Discipline in Our Learning Systems, Pt. 1

Self-paced. Interactive. Collaborative. These are words we hear a lot in the online learning system community. All well and good, depending on the context–whether it be online courseware, LMS-hosted courses, or traditional learning systems. But then there’s “self-guided,” a reference to a learning style with more dubious implications for young people. Self-discipline and self-guidance are […]

Creating Conversational Learning Systems

The rise of Web 2.0 technologies is consistent with many societal trends, including the shift in education from one-way to two-way learning systems. Whether it’s with online courseware, an LMS-hosted course, or a traditional, face-to-face course, more and more educators are using Web 2.0 in exciting and interactive ways. The change from Web 1.0 to […]

Designing Online Courseware with Reading Patterns

If you’ve ever designed a website, you’ve probably done some research about how people read web content. Whether you’re designing your own web page or online courseware, it’s important to keep in mind that eyetracking studies have found most people read in an F-shaped pattern: two horizontal stripes followed by a vertical stripe. Studies show that […]

Online Courseware Mobility and the Hi-Tech Faux Pas

Whether you’re an online courseware student or a company trainee, your social and professional life is largely dependent on your cell phone. Living without a cell phone has become anomalous in the western world. If you’ve simply chosen not to own one, the people around you are probably baffled or think you’re strange. They assume […]