Author: Pragya Bansal

8 Elements of Effective feedback at Workplace

Want to strike an impressive conversation with Employees?   Hey folks!   If you are among those people who try to simplify things for their colleagues then welcome, this is a must-read for you. Striking a healthy communication is a sign of great work culture in an organization. But wait? Are all organizations able to attain this environment, if not, then what is it which makes them lack in achieving this? Come let us discuss some of the essential elements of feedback from co-workers, which, if incorporated will not only give a good work environment where a health...
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How to determine adequacy of Performance Support System?

A Performance Support System (PSS) is any solution for gauging the performance of the user. When this solution is technology enabled it is called Electronic Performance Support System or EPSS. In the corporate world, the primary emphasis has generally remained on supporting the performance of user rather than learning, although the latter is typically achieved simultaneously.   Why do I need Performance Support system? A performance support application can successfully aid the employee in carrying out her job as and when required. Let’s look at a problem which an L&D mana...
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Where do I stand in the e-learning industry?

E-learning industry is one such domain where companies are emerging as well as being established at a whole new level. This is widely due to the requirement of learning in corporate as well as educational institutions. Although educational institutions are utilising LMS for conducting training sessions for students, the actual and dominant usage of LMS is found by corporate firms.   Industries are the ones who add value to the economy and they have to make sure learning and implementing works fine for them. It can be seen that Knowledge Transfer is the first step in making any p...
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SAM vs ADDIE- Which is better for Learning Design?

Let us compare a commonly accepted; however, less efficient ID  model called ADDIE and a more recently developed robust one called SAM or Agile. For those of you in the learning and development field, ADDIE must be a familiar model; it’s been used for close to 40 years as one of the main learning industry standards for instructional design. (more…)
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How to create presentation based e-Learning?

Articulate Studio, the rapid authoring tool from Articulate, is based on PowerPoint presentation. They are like the two sides of a same coin. A tool that comes in 4 packages: Articulate Presenter Articulate Engage Articulate Quiz-maker  Articulate Replay  With all these packages, you can create a faster and easier presentation based e-Learning and m-Learnings.
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Top 3 Reasons- Why use Articulate Storyline for e-learning?

There is a big user base that needs to develop and deploy software training rapidly, which comes with its own set of challenges and obstacles. Such as finding the ideal setup in your recording tool, simulate real-life environments, and working with dummy data in a testing environment. Let’s have a look at the features of Articulate Storyline when recording an interactive software simulation (ISM).
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Top 5 Reasons- Why you need animation for your learning?

Hey, Animation helps in enhancing and guiding eLearning in many ways, and educational animation tends to be a powerful tool when it comes to engaging and communicating with learning audiences. With Articulate, pieces of training and eCourse can be sculpted in a way to fit the interactivity and accessibility criteria which help to learn better compared to in-classroom options. Therefore, with customized animation within eLearning courses, you can optimize learning through interactivity. Here are 5 best reasons to use animation in Learning.  
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Transform corporate learning through e-Learning tools

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.                                                                                                                           - Benjamin Franklin                                                                                                                      Nowadays e-learning has become like a charming toy that everyone wants to play with. It is not only easy but attractive and has a lot of benefits in its basket. E-Learning which is learning through the use of web, mobile, tablet or any other digital device is m...
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Seven Stages of LMS Process

LMS (Learning Management System) refers to an application software that allows you to plan, implement and track, course material uploaded on the LMS. Selecting a suitable LMS for the deployment of your e-Learning content might turn out to be a Herculean task. So here is a list of seven stages that will help you in determining the right choice for your business. Stage 1: Planning The first stage of LMS Process is planning. In this phase, you need to find out your business requirements. It is important that you have an idea of your needs before you dive into the LMS market. One of th...
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Who can best use course authoring software like Articulate Storyline?

In most meetings that I may have attended along with L&D managers so far during last few months, I have always been asked about pre-requisites needed for a faculty or trainer or any L&D executive to start using course authoring software like Articulate Storyline. Apart from this, there are several other usual queries from those companies who are setting up smaller size internal teams to develop content in-house or trying to figure out, if and how much portion of the content they may outsource and what portion and type of the content they may develop internally. Some of them have perhap...
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