Video Helps Faulkner University Ensure Academic Continuity and Enhance the Campus Learning Experience
Even with Students Back on Campus, Echo360 Gives Faculty and Students Options to Teach and Learn Remotely through Synchronous and Asynchronous Online Classes Students at Faulkner University returned to campus in the fall of 2020 for in-person instruction. But because of the persistence of the pandemic, university leaders knew they still may need a way…
Workplace conflict resolution strategies and techniques using technology
In any organization conflict is virtually inevitable. People have different values, ideas, styles and personalities, and occasionally they will clash. These problems can range from interpersonal battles to disagreements about the direction of the company. For many managers, handling workplace conflicts is one of the most stressful aspects of the job. To effectively address these…
Workplace training gets the pink slip
A friend recently shared with me an article he came across online: Workplace training is the last on the list of favorites, say most employees. The headline definitely caught my attention. The piece features the results of a survey acknowledging that employees view corporate training as their least favorite thing to engage in. No, it’s…
Building employee development programs to meet the needs of a modern workforce
Why We’re Looking Forward to ATD
A brief summary of the reasons we look forward to ATD and the highlights of the 2019 conference in Washington, DC – the world’s largest talent development conference.
Why and When You Need Rapid Prototyping?
Do you want to know what rapid prototyping looks like in instructional design? Follow this efficient design model to save time and money while creating courses.
Why your classroom response technology should offer clickers and smartphone solutions
According to the Pew Research Center, 94% of adults in the United States ages 18 to 29 own a smartphone. It is not surprising, then, that the debate over utilizing a classroom response system using cell phones and other types of electronic devices is as passionate as ever. Just last year, a New York Times…
Why Has Microlearning Become “a Thing” and Will it Last?
Learners expect to learn more, in less time. Before making the decision to include Microlearning in your L&D strategy, keep in mind these benefits, and some drawbacks.
Why cell phones are useful in schools, now more than ever
In addition, our TurningPoint software makes cell phones valuable engagement tools in a wide variety of ways. Here are just a few strategies to consider.
What is the value of employee training and development?
Training and development are vital to ensuring an educated workforce, improving company culture and boosting customer satisfaction. This explains why organizations are often willing to invest significantly in both company-wide and individualized training programs. Of course, while devoting time and resources to employee training is an essential piece of the puzzle, having the right tools…