Phani Madhav

Phani Madhav is an expert content writer and avid blogger. He has written several well-received articles and eBooks that address various challenges faced by the L&D community. He holds a bachelor's degree in Commerce and a Senior Diploma in German. He is a movie buff, and you can find him enjoying Hollywood classics when he is not writing.

3 Visual Design Tips for Multi-device Compatible Courses

3 Visual Design Tips for Multi-device Compatible Courses

Gone are the days when digital interactions took place only through desktop computers. Today, many people use a wide variety of devices such as tablets and smartphones to access the Internet. A study by Gartner reveals that more than 50% of users will use a mobile device first for all online activities, by 2018. The huge growth in the number people using multiple devices to access the Internet is compelling companies to develop online materials that are device-agnostic, and e-learning courses are no exception.

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An A-Z Guide to Convert Flash-based Online Courses to HTML5

An A-Z Guide to Convert Flash-based Online Courses to HTML5

Flash- an online course development tool that was the uncrowned king of the e-learning world. For years, this product from Adobe helped unleash the creativity of e-learning developers. They relied on this highly flexible software to create stunning animations and facilitate complex learning interactions. It seemed that the reign of Flash would never end.

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3 Best Features of iSpring Suite that Help Put Theory to Practice

3 Best Features of iSpring Suite that Help Put Theory to Practice

Jim is the training manager of a large manufacturing company. Recently, the organization held a training program for its staff members on its newly-implemented ERP system. The learners participated enthusiastically in the training program, and Jim believed that the knowledge acquired in the program would help the employees perform well. But, to his dismay, the learners could not transfer the learning effectively to their jobs.

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4 Hallmarks of a Good Performance Management System

4 Hallmarks of a Good Performance Management System

It is a well-known fact that effective performance management plays a key role in the success of a company. Many forward-looking organizations have set up good systems to assess and improve the performance of their staff. Today, we will examine the four key elements of an efficient performance management framework.

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Agile E-learning Development – An Overview

Agile E-learning Development - An Overview

Analysis, Design, Development, Implementation, and Evaluation (ADDIE) – an e-learning development framework that had been the mainstay of the online training world for several years. This 5 stage online course development methodology helped produce many an effective course. However, the web-based learning development model has failed to meet the demands of changing times, as it is inflexible and has the following limitations:

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How You Can Use an LMS to Administer Courses Successfully

How You Can Use an LMS to Administer Courses Successfully

Craig is the training manager of a large pharmaceutical company. Recently, his organization purchased the latest version of a popular Learning Management System (LMS). The firm customized the LMS according to its needs and started administering courses using the system. However, to Craig’s dismay, learners showed little interest in the LMS and course completion rates fell drastically.

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