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It’s boring . . .

Do you ever read your training content and wonder . . .  “Why does this look so boring?”  But then you struggle to decide what’s actually wrong? Being your own writing coach can feel like an impossible task. After reading and re-reading your draft, you need to decide...

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Meet the Modern Learner

Easily distracted,  Eager to learn,  Desires on-demand training,  Curious,  Always connected,  Engaged,  Wants instant gratification,    Cut out distractions with clear and concise lessons -   Busy schedules and attention grabbing social media shorten attention...

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From Boring to Soaring

Expletive! Sometimes, the thought of writing induces a nasty headache. You want to do anything else; tidy your desk, take the dog for a walk, read yesterday’s newspaper.  Forget about writing content for your Modlette ‘till later. But you know your client is anxious...

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How to Seduce Your Learners

“Oh no!” thinks Sally “I’m screwing this up.” Sally has created a new eLearning session about a change in the company’s policy that must be read and understood by everybody with Customer contact in the company. Sally feels she has done some of her best work, including...

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How You Can Become an Awesome Trainer

Did you ever want to be a great CEO, or perhaps the marketing guru everybody looks up to? Very few people want to be a trainer because for years there’s been a disparaging comment doing the rounds which goes:  “Those who can’t do, train” Being an awesome trainer and...

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Why You Benefit by Onboarding On-line

When I was in the corporate world, some time ago now, when it came to induction no one wanted to know.  It was time consuming and something we thrust online managers with a memo . . . “A new recruit will be visiting your department at . . . please make her welcome and...

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Is Your eLearning Like Cooking Peaches?

My wife and I are foodies and only cook real favourites more than once.  The rest of the time we experiment and over the years have built up quite a portfolio of recipes with comments about the end result. The other day I noticed we had a bag of peaches in the freezer...

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