Video – a media format that is rocking the online world. According to the whitepaper, The Zettabyte Era, 82% of all Internet traffic will be video, by 2020. The phenomenal growth in the popularity of videos is compelling companies to deliver training content in the form of video-based learning modules, in a big way.
Online learning is not the next big thing; it is the now big thing.
– Donna J. Abernathy, former editor of Training + Development Magazine
The corporate training world is embracing e-learning in a big way. A study by Technavio revealed that the market for corporate online learning solutions would register a healthy compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 11% during the period 2016-2020.
Robert is the training manager of a large multinational electric power company. Recently, his company purchased a new Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system. Robert was put in charge of training more than 20,000 technical personnel on the system, working in the company’s power plants across 16 countries. He was given only a month to accomplish this task and a budget of USD 12,000.
How can you develop a good web-based course? What does it take to transform your online learning strategy into an effective e-learning material? Among the various aspects you need to consider, the choice of right authoring tool is inarguably the most important. Today, we will examine the factors you need to consider to zero-in on the right online course authoring tool.
Welcome to the third post in a fourteen-post series on Articulate 360. In the first post, we saw that the e-learning development software constitutes nine elements. We also explored the easy authoring features of Storyline 360, the most important component of Articulate 360. In the second write-up, we examined the abilities of Storyline 360 to develop animations and learning interactions.
It is a well-known fact that products are the lifeline of companies, and sales reps need to be equipped with good knowledge of products. Salespeople, who are trained well on products, can communicate their value proposition effectively, and needless to say, close deals better.
Rekha completed her bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering, two years ago. She secured first division, with a CGPA of 6.7. Yet, despite her best efforts, she has not succeeded in finding a job. Rekha is in despair.
In recent years, the number of non-Anglophone users of the Internet has increased considerably. The report Internet World Users By Language states that English speakers constitute only 26.3% of the global Internet-using population. The phenomenal growth of the “multilingual Internet” is compelling companies to translate their online content into various languages, and web-based learning materials are no exception.
Learning Management Systems (LMSs) – powerful software tools that enable you to impart training effectively. These software applications allow you to host, manage, and track training programs in a hassle-free manner. They can be used to generate course-wise and user-wise reports, and evaluate the progress of the learner and the efficacy of the course. No wonder, the number of companies using LMSs is growing rapidly.
Welcome to the second post of the fourteen blog series, What’s Hot with Articulate 360? In the first post of the series, we saw that this e-learning development powerhouse constitutes nine applications, viz.