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Top Tips for Instructional Designers

Would-be successful instructional designers would do well to study Scott Winstead's article on the subject. In this article, 13 'experts' (in Scott's view) each give their views on successful instructional design and - importantly - their three top tips for instructional design success. Scott, the founder of MyElearningWorld has 15 years’ experience in the world of e-learning. He styles [...]

By | October 29th, 2020|Categories: Learning, Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Captain Tom Moore becomes a Waste King customer

  Asked by the BBC to collect some unwanted items from the Bedfordshire home of Captain Sir Tom Moore, Waste King, the environmentally friendly waste collection and recycling services specialist, were delighted to help.   The BBC had been doing some filming at Captain Tom’s home in Marston Moretaine and, originally, asked Waste King to [...]

By | September 15th, 2020|Categories: Business, Environment, Waste Management/ Recyling|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

The Gasman Cometh

https://youtu.be/iStpI0pa0eA Here's a comic song - from the Flanders and Swann stable - performed by Bob Little and Peter Jenkin. Hopefully, it will cheer you up and distract you for a moment from the challenges and difficulties produced by the coronavirus pandemic.  

By | June 23rd, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Homelessness Charity becomes Engage in Learning’s 1,000th Customer

The homelessness charity, Sanctuary Trust, has become eLearning supplier Engage in Learning’s 1,000th customer.   Sanctuary Trust’s Administrator, Colin Atkinson, explained, “Over the last few years, we’ve migrated to a situation where some 75% of all our learning activities for both the charity’s key staff and volunteers are delivered electronically. Moreover, these people are responsible [...]

By | January 6th, 2020|Categories: Learning Technologies, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Third Major Green Apple Environment Award for Waste King

Waste King, the environmentally friendly waste collection and recycling services specialist, was named a winner in this year’s Green Apple Awards, at a ceremony held in the Houses of Parliament, at the Palace of Westminster, in London on 25th November. Rewarding environmental best practice and open to any organisation, community or individual, this year’s Awards [...]

Observations on the CLC Annual Conference

One of the UK HR/ L&D world’s key pre-Christmas indicators – the Charity Learning Consortium (CLC)’s annual conference and awards – has now taken place in Pimlico, south west London.   Chaired, with great professionalism, by Robin Hoyle - who, among other things, is the Head of Learning Innovation at Huthwaite International and a regular [...]

By | November 15th, 2019|Categories: Learning, Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

International professional squash tournament in Tring sponsored by Waste King

Waste King, the environmentally friendly waste collection and recycling services specialist, has become one of the sponsors of the 2019/20 PSA World Tour, the international squash circuit organised by the Professional Squash Association (PSA). This month, the PSA World Tour tournament comes to Tring Squash Club, in Hertfordshire – close to Waste King’s headquarters. The [...]

By | October 3rd, 2019|Categories: Business, Environment, Sport and Leisure|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Engage in Learning produces e-learning course on Equality and Diversity in US English

The e-learning supplier, Engage in Learning has produced a version of its course on Equality and Diversity in the workplace that is intended for all USA-based organizations.   “It's generally accepted that promoting a fair and diverse workforce helps organizations reduce business risk and supports a positive working environment,” commented Engage in Learning (EIL)’s Managing [...]

Whistleblowing E-learning Course Launched by Engage in Learning

Periodically, whistleblowing - disclosing wrongdoing, usually within a large organisation – hits the headlines. Its consequences for all concerned can be serious and far-reaching.   So, to help all those who are contemplating whistleblowing - or who are affected by whistleblowing - to understand their responsibilities and the protection they can expect from the law, [...]

Concerns for the Knowledge Circle

If knowledge is power, then the development of Cloud-based online learning technologies could be taking that power away from the learners they purport to serve. Moreover - once again but, this time, thanks to technology - the power of knowledge will reside with an elite, as it did up to the 15th century, before the [...]

By | July 10th, 2019|Categories: Learning, Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , |0 Comments