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How The Kirkpatrick Model Can Help You Evaluate Workplace Training Programs

Training your team is an investment. It costs time, energy and money to teach a workforce a new skill. It is therefore important that companies be able to identify how effective training has been, so that its value can be quantified. Thankfully, there is a method that can be used to calculate the effectiveness of the […]

7 Ways to Make a Business Case for e-Learning

Over the past few years, we’ve noticed that the managers who were most successful in implementing e-learning had a few common characteristics. One characteristic was that they understood the importance of the dynamics of effective implementation. This knowledge enabled them to not just deliver results but also allowed them to deliver the case for the […]

5 Ways To Encourage Learning in the Workplace

“A company’s ability to innovate, improve, and learn ties directly to the company’s value” – David P. Norton and Robert S. Kaplan Learning in the workplace is beneficial to both employees and employers. Most successful businesses will recognize that highly skilled workers are invaluable, and that keeping employees up-to-date on their training keeps the business […]