Here are a few of our favorite e-learning stories and blog posts from around the world and within our industry.
Boosting Staff Efficiency Through E-Learning – HR Magazine
With 78% of organizations now using some form of e-learning, and more than half planning to increase their use in the next 12 months, businesses clearly believe learning technologies will help them respond to changing business conditions.
Virtual Learning Used By Three Quarters of Employers – Personnel Today
Live online learning technologies – such as virtual meetings and classrooms, and video-conferencing – are becoming increasingly popular, with more than three-quarters of employers using them in 2011.
Delivering Mobile Training to Employees – Human Resource Executive Online
Global workforce demographics, advancements in mobile-device accessibility and capabilities, the emergence of effective mobile-learning tools, and best practices from early adopters make this an opportune time for any organization to test mobile learning (mLearning) without assuming too much risk, according to a recent white paper from The McGraw Hill Research Foundation.
The Secret to E-Learning – The Guardian
Online courses are on the rise as firms continue to cut training budgets and the newly redundant update their skill sets.
RCMP Banks on E-Learning to Instill Better Habits Among Officers – The Globe and Mail
Criticized for a retrograde and fractious culture, the Mounties have come up with a five-year plan for change – one that centers on using the Internet to help teach leadership.
As always, if you have great e-learning news or blog posts to share, please let us know!