We all appreciate that there’s some training that your staff just have to do, so that you can tick the ‘compliance’ box that says they have been trained in a particular topic. Hopefully your staff will actually learn something new or pick up practical tips to improve their working practices … but this is not… Continue reading Compliance learning isn’t just a box ticking exercise
How do you learn for work? If you are asked if you have undertaken any staff development or training for your job, what do you think about? Is it a training course that has taken you off the job and into a classroom for a few hours or days perhaps? Or maybe it is an… Continue reading 70-20-10: Learning for Work
Over the years the choices of formal learning options have increased from the traditional classroom course, to the more flexible distance learning course and, with the advent of technology, to the multimedia rich, interactive online learning course. When you are faced with the decision about which of these type of course would suit you best there… Continue reading Learning – what’s your preference?
“The consumerisation of IT has resulted in a dramatic cultural shift in the modern workplace” writes Cornerstone, a global leader of cloud-based talent management software solutions, and here at Astutis we couldn’t agree more. As witnessed in recent years, the significant rise in the use of mobile technology (smartphones, tablets, laptops, ultrabooks or netbooks) in every-day life… Continue reading Technology and the Human Touch – are they mutually exclusive?
Exams are in the air at the moment … especially if you know someone sitting GCSE’s, A’ levels or even the NEBOSH National Diploma. But how do we prepare for exams? ‘Revision’ is the word that springs to mind … the stuff that you do once you have completed the course. This may seem obvious… Continue reading Exams, Revision, Tomatoes, Flashcards and Voices
Being part of a new business and an evolving industry certainly keeps you on your toes. Having worked in the field of online learning for a number of years now, including the last 3 with Astutis, I have seen lots of changes … in the number and quality of online learning courses available … in the technology… Continue reading The future for learning