What eLearners Really Think

What eLearners Really Think

Do we believe the Goldfish myth?  “That today’s people have a shorter attention span than a goldfish.” This theory is often put forward in training and development circles to justify low learner engagement and retention. But how can this be?  It’s nonsense...
Is Classroom Training Dead?

Is Classroom Training Dead?

As we come to the end of 2017 and prepare to face 2018 the old question of eLearning replacing classroom training is raised at budget time.  In 2018 companies will continue to look for ways of doing more with less and so the pressure to have better trained people...
Is the Training Industry in Decline?

Is the Training Industry in Decline?

In a recent post on the LinkedIn ‘Training Managers’ Group’, SK Jumah wrote “In this short post I would like to get some feedback from different areas around the globe about the current situation of the “Training Industry”.  This post attracted replies from a number...
What Comes Next . . . Generation Z

What Comes Next . . . Generation Z

The greatest number of learners we have in the work force today are millennials and we have addressed them in a previous article.  However, Generation Z born since1999 are coming around the corner and we need to be thinking now about the challenges they will offer us....
Take the Transport Out of Training

Take the Transport Out of Training

The old saying is still true.  “Your employees are your most valuable asset”.  Just like the maintenance of machinery, it makes sense that companies should invest in updating and developing their workforce.  Today there is an increasing appreciation for the importance...