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Appeal for Learning Management Systems’ Customer and User Experience Data

The network-based media and publishing company, eLearning Industry, is inviting buyers of learning management systems (LMSs) from all over the world to collaborate in on-going, customer-led assessments of these learning platforms.   Christopher Pappas, the owner and founder of eLearning Industry, explained, “It’s important that the customer’s voice is heard in this marketplace – not [...]

By | November 19th, 2018|Categories: Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Conference Clash Goes CLC’s Way

This year’s annual Conference for members of the Charity Learning Consortium (CLC) took place in Pimlico, south west London, on 15th November. By strange coincidence, the eLearning Network (eLN) held one of its regular events on the same date – but in the City of London.   In previous years, such a ‘clash’ of prestigious [...]

By | November 16th, 2018|Categories: Learning, Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Ten Internet Tools for Foiling Fake News and Reputations

Fake news – a term much used in recent years – is neither new nor confined to purely ‘mainstream’ news. For a long time, it’s not been unknown for some job applicants to enhance their CVs (resumés) – and, to their cost, employers only discover this once the recruitment and selection process is over. By [...]

Engage in Learning launches Suspicious Packages e-learning course

The recent spate of suspicious packages sent to prominent politicians, businesspeople and celebrities in the USA, along with similar incidents elsewhere including the UK, has prompted the e-learning supplier, Engage in Learning, to release a new e-learning course about dealing with Suspicious Packages.   Kate Carter, Engage in Learning’s Operations and Marketing Manager, explained, “It’s [...]

By | November 13th, 2018|Categories: Learning, Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Top 20 ‘Try-Before-You-Buy’ Learning Management Systems Named

According to the network-based media and publishing company, eLearning Industry, any worthwhile learning management system (LMS) ought to be available for a free trial before would-be purchasers are asked to buy it.   It has now gone further by publishing a list of nine tips to help would-be LMS buyers get the best from this [...]

By | November 12th, 2018|Categories: Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

The Expertise Economy helps lift the lid on the skills gap

In today’s rapidly changing world, one of the key organizational challenges is developing workers’ skills to ensure success now – and for the future.   To help meet this challenge, Kelly Palmer, a Silicon Valley-based thought-leader from LinkedIn, Degreed, and Yahoo, along with David Blake, the co-founder of the Ed-tech pioneer, Degreed, have shared their [...]

By | November 7th, 2018|Categories: Business, Learning|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Article Suggests Ten Tips for Preventing Unconscious Bias at Work

The latest article to be published on e-learning supplier Engage in Learning’s website, deals with unconscious bias – and suggests ten tips to help reduce its effects.   Written by the internationally-known writer and commentator on corporate online learning, Bob Little, the article begins with a rare personal glimpse that provides an example of unconscious [...]

By | November 6th, 2018|Categories: Learning, Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Waste King Takes Care of the Waste From Oktoberfest

While the thousands of visitors to this year’s London Oktoberfest got stuck in to authentic German beer and food, as well as finding time to listen to live music and enjoy the ambience of the festival, the event posed different challenges for the environmentally friendly waste collection and recycling services specialist, Waste King.   Waste [...]

Ten Key Questions for Would-be Buyers of Learning Management Systems

An article from the network-based media and publishing company, eLearning Industry, sets out ten key questions that would-be buyers of learning management systems (LMSs) should ask when they experience a demo of the software.   As Christopher Pappas, the owner and founder of eLearning Industry, explained, “An LMS demo gives you a chance to see [...]

By | November 5th, 2018|Categories: Learning Technologies|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Waste King Helps Make a Young Boy’s Garden Dreams Come True

Waste collection and recycling services specialist, Waste King, is one of four companies which have collaborated to help Tristan, a five-year old boy in Milton Keynes who has Down’s Syndrome, to play safely in his own garden.   In the spring this year, Tristan’s father – Luke Timberlake – entered a ‘Magical Garden Makeover’ competition [...]

By | October 31st, 2018|Categories: Construction, Environment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments