Emtrain Blog

The Real Reason You Need Online HR Training

Posted by Janine Yancey

April 14, 2015

 

The winds of HR training have seriously shifted due to technology. Why are more companies using online training over the traditional in-person method? Three very simple (but surprising) reasons. Read on to learn why companies have been making the switch.

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Topics: HR, HR Compliance, eLearning, Preventing Harassment

Few Days Left To Submit Your Video Request

Posted by Janine Yancey

June 5, 2013

In case you haven’t heard, we’re shooting FREE video for those who submit an idea.

What’s that worth? Any video professional will tell you it’s $1,000 per minute of finished, professional video.

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Topics: HR Compliance, Training, eLearning

The Power of Video in Compliance Topics

Posted by Janine Yancey

May 14, 2013

Those who teach compliance topics know that learner engagement always stems from the real-life examples shared with the class.

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Topics: Compliance, Training, eLearning

ASTD's TechKnowledge Conference

Posted by Janine Yancey

February 6, 2013

I spent several days last week at ASTD's TechKnowledge Conference in San Jose to learn about the newest trends in corporate training. After talking with many instructional designers, eLearning developers and other trainers, we all seem to agree that learning is in a paradigm shift. People generally have shorter attention spans and expect the learning program to do more work than was expected in the past.  For example, whereas it used to be commonplace to memorize significant amounts of information and then work at understanding how the information was relevant to a particular situation, learners now expect to be "spoon-fed" snippets of information that are directly related to their personal experience.  

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Topics: Training, eLearning