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Jan
20

Microlearning Definition | Micro-learning

Microlearning (Definition) Of the forces shaping online training courses in 2020-2025, including for GMPs, none is more significant than the concept of microlearning (micro learning).  Microlearning definition and concepts: microlearning principles include (a) sequenced depth and breadth of educational resources; (b) smaller amounts of material delivered in any one segment (topic chunking), and (c) nearly-instant […]

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Jan
07

Education and Virtual Reality Trends for 2020 and Beyond

Expect to see significant changes in the education and training industry between 2020 and 2025.  The most transformative changes will be the addition of Artificial-Intelligence and Virtual Reality (VR) to traditional e-learning options. So how will virtual reality and artificial intelligence impact the digital training industry? Virtual Reality Trends in Education and Training Sectors Click […]

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Jan
04

Top 10 e-Learning Trends in 2020 | Online Training & Education Trends

Which new education technologies are predicted to be listed in the top 10 e-learning trends of 2020? Online courses have become a pivotal training delivery method for many industries. Digitally-based courses are now crucial components of quality risk management systems and training budget controls. But the online training industry has been experiencing rapid-paced technological evolutions. […]

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Dec
16

Top 10 Online Course Completion Tips

Want some helpful ideas for completing online courses? Top 10 Online Course completion tips for e-Learners. This article is part 2 of 2 blogs on self-paced training courses and online course completion rates. Read the pros and cons of self-paced training courses (click this link). Top 10 Online Course Completion Tips for Digital Training Courses […]

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Dec
10

Self-Paced Training Courses: Pros and Cons

Part 1 of 2 articles discussing Self-paced Training: Pros and Cons and Top 10 Online Course Completion tips (Part 2 of 2). There are numerous benefits to self-paced training courses vs classroom courses. From reduced training costs to timing flexibility, online courses have a lot to offer learners — and training departments — alike. Self-paced […]

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Nov
25

7 Key Differences Between Webinars and Online Courses

Webinars or Online Courses: How do you decide which delivery method is best for your training topic? Are you investigating the key differences between hosting a live webinar vs developing an online training course? If so, you may find decision making more challenging than you thought. It’s not easy to choose the best delivery method […]

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Nov
15

Basic Requirements for Hosting A Live Webinar Series (Webinar Formats)

Webinar formats, delivery requirements, and webinar series hosting costs (the details) Continued from the article on Webinars vs Podcasts vs e-Learning Courses: Pros and Cons and Cost Comparisons. What are the basic requirements for hosting a live Webinar Series? To host a live webinar requires appropriate technology as well as ‘dual-ended’ bandwidth (for the host […]

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Nov
08

Best Practice e-Learning: Digital Training in GMP

Let’s review ‘best practice e-Learning’ design requirements and review what it takes to make e-learning courses effective and engaging in the post-digital era (such as Pharma 4.0). This list of the 10 best-practice e-learning training course design basics can be applied to a wide range of education topics suitable for online learning. These online-course design […]

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Nov
01

Learning Styles: Visual, Auditory or Kinesthetic?

Learning styles: How can you tell what your preferred learning styles is for taking in new information? Is it visual, auditory, kinesthetic or an even combination of two or three styles?   Find out what learning styles mean, and how to readily assess your style. Learning Styles: VAK Model and Definition of Learning Styles It has […]

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Oct
23

Webinars vs e-Learning: Pros and Cons

Is hosting a webinar better than creating online training courses (e-Learning modules)?  Should you host a webinar series dependent upon your presenter(s) — or devote your time to developing a repeatable online training course, instead? This blog is second of two (2) articles in a series comparing webinars to e-learning modules and podcasts.  By Connie […]

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Oct
22

What’s the Difference Between a Webinar, Podcast or e-Learning Module?

Let’s explore the key differences between a Webinar vs a Podcast vs an e-Learning module. his blog is the first of two (2) articles in a series comparing webinars to e-learning modules and podcasts.  By Connie May MHST. Read Part 2 – Webinars vs e-Learning: Comparison of Costs, Pros and Cons.  (c) All Rights Reserved […]

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Oct
21

Top 10 GMP Audit Failure Reasons: FDA and TGA Inspection Findings

Preparing for GMP/PICS Audits by TGA or FDA Inspectors can be a time for introspection. An upcoming GMP audit can even provide inspiration for initiating a continuous improvement initiative, perhaps discussed for months or years yet not yet implemented. So pre-audit preparation is all about focusing on actions, rather than endless discussions. Yet TGA and […]

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