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What’s in Your Technology-Enabled Learning Toolbox?

Last week, we looked at the building blocks of technology-enabled learning, from elements like learning objectives that are common across all training formats to those that are specific to digital formats, like content authoring tools. This blog will explore more … Continue reading

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The Building Blocks of Technology-Enabled Learning

So, you’ve decided to start using technology-enabled learning in your corporate training program. Now what? Well, just like there is not a one-size-fits-all solution to all of today’s training challenges, there also isn’t just a single way to “do” technology-enabled … Continue reading

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New Technologies Making MOOCs Even Better

I’ve been writing about massive open online courses (MOOCs) fairly steadily for the past year and a half or so, and over that time, MOOCs have changed considerably from what they were when they first appeared on the scene. Largely, … Continue reading

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How MOOCs Can Solve Common Training Problems

From the outside, corporate training appears to be something of a paradox. On one hand, it is becoming ever more necessary for companies to provide training, especially for recent college graduates: according to a Gallup survey, only 11% of business … Continue reading

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Gamification for Enterprises

Forrester Research (http://www.forrester.com/Gamification+Level+Up+Your+Strategic+Approach/fulltext/-/E-RES95622) recently released a new study that highlights the fact that companies just don’t understand the concept of gamification well enough in order to make it work to their advantage. This helps to confirm the point that I … Continue reading

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Developing Skills through Gamification

Developing skills and solving problems in a simulated environment What is it about games that make it possible to feel like we can accomplish anything and be a master at it, how can this transfer over to real life? Games … Continue reading

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Gamification and the Hype Cycle

Taking an in-depth look at the Gartner Hype Cycle as it applies to Gamification and predictions for millennial training As gamification moves from the early adoption stage to becoming more broadly accepted across all arenas it will prove to be … Continue reading

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Simulation Training Solutions and Learning Approaches to Combat Acute Skills Gap

SYKESVILLE, Md., Mar 01, 2013 (BUSINESS WIRE) — GSE Systems, Inc. (nyse mkt:GVP) has published a new white paper titled “The Case for Simulation-Based Training in the Oil and Gas Industry, Upstream and Downstream”. The document examines the need for … Continue reading

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Using Simulations in Corporate Training

In this series of articles, we will look at the use of simulations in effective training interventions. First, let’s find out why an organization would want to use simulations in its training program. In the past, the mention of training … Continue reading

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