10 Strategies to Succeed in MOOC Online Courses

10 Strategies to Succeed in MOOC Online Courses

If you are an avid learner, or you are starting to explore the new and exciting world of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs), this blog post is for you. MOOC online courses marked a turning point in the history of learning. From the time the idea was conceptualized by two university professors more than a...
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MOOC: What It Is and What It’s Not

MOOC: What It Is and What It’s Not

Massive open online courses, aka MOOCs, have generated a lot of discussion – both accolades and criticisms – in the education and training worlds. Much of this discussion has centered on trying to determine a clear definition for what a MOOC is. Is it a platform? A format? An idea? A MOOC is massive, which...
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What are Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)?

What are Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)?

Massive open online courses, or MOOCs, have been one of the biggest educational technology stories of the past three years. What started as an experiment – when Stanford professors Sebastian Thrun and Peter Norvig put their artificial intelligence course online for anyone to take — has turned into a major revolution, both in education and...
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How to Create an Online Course and Monetize It

How to Create an Online Course and Monetize It

Table of Contents Introduction Steps to Create & Sell an Online Course Step 1: Pick a Topic Step 2: Identify the Goals of Your Course Step 3: Do Your Research Step 4: Determine the Course Order Step 5: Choose the Right Tool Step 6: Create the Content Step 7: Organize Content into Modules Step 8:...
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Elearning Courseware: Everything You’ve Been Wanting to Find Out

Elearning Courseware: Everything You’ve Been Wanting to Find Out

The vocabulary of educational technology is expanding constantly. Think back just a few years ago—no one had heard of MOOCs (massive open online courses) or flipped classrooms or the Tin Can API. Thanks to the Internet, anyone, anywhere can now pursue an education. One of the types of resources that is making this possible is...
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5 Advantages of Using Corporate Courseware for Training

5 Advantages of Using Corporate Courseware for Training

If you are a training and development professional, you know that the workforce of today requires more training than ever before. The pace of change in business and the rapid expansion of technology mean that workers need to retool their skill sets almost constantly. In addition, jobs are becoming more specialized, such that colleges and...
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How to Make the Most of Diversity Training at the Workplace

How to Make the Most of Diversity Training at the Workplace

It is clear that the concept of diversity training in the workplace is an important one for all businesses. After all, a business needs to show that it is capable of supporting the needs of many people at a time regardless of where they come from. However, it is especially critical for businesses to be...
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Successful Workplace Diversity Training: 6 Points to Keep in Mind

Successful Workplace Diversity Training: 6 Points to Keep in Mind

Every person is a new door to a different world. According to McKinsey, companies with racial and ethnic diversity outperform industry norms by 35%. Glassdoor says that more than 60% of job seekers factor in a diverse workforce while considering a job offer. Disputes arising out of differences of any kind – race, religion, gender,...
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What Is Diversity Training in the Workplace?

What Is Diversity Training in the Workplace?

Table of Contents Introduction What is Diversity Training in the Workplace? Why is Diversity Training Important? What Are the Different Types of Diversity Training? Real Benefits of Diversity Training Diversity Training Requirements How to Create Effective Diversity Training Tips to Make Diversity Training Successful Diversity Training Courses Conclusion Google. Gap. Pandora. Dropbox. Accenture. BlackRock. What’s...
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The Advantages of Blended Learning

The Advantages of Blended Learning

Whether you teach in an elementary school, college, or corporate training program, you have probably heard of blended learning, which is an umbrella term for using technology in teaching. There has been a lot of debate about whether blended learning is beneficial for students, or if it is just distracting. However, there has also been...
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