When you’re just beginning with e-learning, getting your learning management system in place is just one of the stepping stones. For many learning and development people, the IT aspects of a learning management system implementation project can seem like the biggest hurdle. But having the technology in place is only one part of the puzzle. What you do with the technology is more important. Tools such as Totara LMS are highly flexible, but they can seem like a daunting blank canvas at first.
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We recently ran a webinar with Anders Pink's Stephen Walsh, who told our Partners all about how they can introduce content curation into their Totara LMS with our new plugin. If you missed the webinar or want a recap, check out the recording below. For more information about the benefits of content curation for online learning, check out our blog post on the topic.
This is a guest post from Jessica Freeman.
We live in an era where the popularity of digital solutions is increasing in almost every domain of activity. Everything is changing, and that is because of the fast-paced development of technology. In every field, you can now find digital software, professional tools, and innovative solutions for almost every possible problem.
It seems like it was only yesterday that I decided to attend the first local Learning Pool Live event. In fact, Learning Pool have been organising these personal events for years and in that time we have seen the company grow so quickly. With the right tools and talent, Learning Pool have been able to drive improvements in lots of organisations, from a 38% reduction in staff turnover to a saving of 80% in training costs.
"How can we give our subject matter experts and our partner organisations the ability to design and publish courses on our Totara LMS?"
In today's blog post, we're getting back to basics and looking at the seven advantages of e-learning thanks to 2015 Global Partner of the Year Learning Pool's new infographic. In this infographic, we discover why e-learning accessed on platforms like Totara LMS is such a great option for so many organisations, and how it can improve the ROI of your L&D budget and help you achieve measurable results for your company. This infographic originally appeared on the Learning Pool blog.
Choosing and selecting a learning management system can be a daunting task, especially when you take into account all the complex factors involved in a new LMS implementation. So where do you start and what must you consider before ever approaching a delivery partner?
This is a guest post from Think North's Mat Aspinall. You can find the original post here.
Yesterday Facebook’s Oculus Rift headset went on sale for pre-orders – that means right now, for £499, you can buy a virtual reality (VR) headset, which will arrive on your doorstep in March. Very soon we’ll also see HTC’s Vive go on sale, and Sony’s Playstation VR shouldn’t be far behind.
Webanywhere has been a Totara partner since February 2011. With a global team providing learning solutions to clients in over 20 countries, they’re more than familiar with the challenges of making learning happen in the corporate space. We caught up with Conor Gilligan, Head of Division, Workplace Learning, to get personal, social and performance related...
Is it who you know or what you know? LinkedIn is aiming to own the answer to both. Earlier this month, LinkedIn.com aquiried Lynda.com, the video elearning content producer, for $1.5bn. Why and what does it mean for how learning will happen in your business? Is it a game changer or more of the same? We look at some of the potential outcomes and do a reality check.