Month: May 2016

MANAGING HUMAN RESOURCE IN HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY

Hospitality industry These days this industry has become a multi-billion dollar industry and covers almost every segment of life-style. It is segmented into lodging, event planning, theme parks, transportation, cruise line, and additional fields within the tourism industry. It involves staff- consumer industry in an extent larger than every other industry. This point itself marks the importance of Human Resource Management i.e. HR in Hospitality industry. Now, let us analyze the requirement of this management. Surveys and analysis have shown some significant statistics. They show that the re...
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Learning anywhere, anytime using mobius app.

Internet connectivity has become an integral part of our life these days. I happened to be with a group of college pass outs, when i got in conversation regarding this topic. This was when I got to realize that they were very much dependent on internet connection. They are using internet for taking courses and training . To make their life difficult, the  low network coverage areas like subways and some other dead zones hinder their learning process. Naturally, this causes them great frustation. Evidently, this is where mobius comes handly. Current Trends A study was conducted between Septembe...
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Who can best use course authoring software like Articulate Storyline?

Why Articulate Storyline I have attended many meetings with L&D managers so far. During last few months, I have always been asked particularly about a certain thing. It is about pre-requisites needed for a faculty to start using course authoring software like Articulate Storyline. It is basically a content authoring tool. Apart from this, there are several other usual queries from those companies. They are setting up smaller size internal teams to develop content in-house. Alternatively, they are trying to figure out, if and how much portion of the content they may outsource. Also, what po...
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LMS Hosting: Cloud or In-house deployment?

In my last post, I had discussed about points and facts involved in decision making while finalizing either an Open Source or a Proprietary Learning management System (LMS). Another equally important decision making point which haunts Senior L&D management team in any organization? Whether to go for cloud based LMS or In-house server based model? As usual, there are pros and cons of both the models. Apart from additional parameters involved such as size and geographical spread of an organization. Also it includes short term versus long term goals, available budgets allocated for learning ...
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Corporate Dilemma: Open Source or Proprietary LMS?

The problem of corporate dilemma has been existing for a long time. Whenever a company wishes to go for Learning Management System for their proposed Online Learning infrastructure, it’s quite a usual internal debate. It is done by the L&D management whether they should go for Open Source LMS like Moodle. Or should they choose from one of many readily available proprietary LMS. They are generally offered by local and international vendors to choose from. The problem A lot has been said and written about this topic. This blog post is to make new prospect companies aware of a few important f...
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