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The Role of the Trainer in the Connected 21st Century

The Role of the Trainer in the Connected 21st Century

 
This year’s Training Industry report, prepared in partnership with Citrix GoToTraining, focuses on the biggest changes in online training and how online tools are changing the role of the trainer. Sue Brett, learningonline.xyz’s CEO, reviews the report based on her own insights over the last decade.

Self-Motivation And Personal Development

Self-Motivation And Personal Development

The Two Keys to A Healthy and Fulfilled Life
For as long as time has been around, people have been seeking the answer to how to have a fulfilled and meaningful life. I have always found that the best way in which to achieve something in life is to start something new. The reason that people do not feel accomplished is that they are doing the same old same old day after day.

Why Should You Learn An Additional Language?

Why Should You Learn An Additional Language?

The Importance of Learning Another Language Learning a new language has a great many advantages. Apart from the requirement from some institutions to learn a foreign language, many individuals are pursuing second and even third language options for a number of reasons. There is a great deal of self-fulfillment and accomplishment in discovering and mastering another language through an online...

Top Tips About Japanese Business Etiquette and Cultural Intelligence

Top Tips About Japanese Business Etiquette and Cultural Intelligence

Essential business etiquette and cultural intelligence of the Land of the Rising Sun, Japan.  Customer service in Japan is a highly developed art form, and it is not surprising to know that a same level of service would be expected whilst abroad. Bring on Japanese “Omotenashi” (Service – Japanese-style!). “Omotenashi” means “to welcome guests wholeheartedly.” It comes from...

12 Online Acronyms You Need To Know

12 Online Acronyms You Need To Know

INTRODUCTION: The EdTech universe is filled with words and acronyms that are highly technical and field specific. Just this week I received an email from a colleague with the subject line “xAPI and LRS for mLMS” which made perfect sense to me but not to someone who is not familiar with the jargon which we are so used to working on eLearning projects. Here I share 12 online...

6 Very Useful Spanish Verbs You Need to Know

6 Very Useful Spanish Verbs You Need to Know

Verbs, verbs, verbs…-ar, -er, -ir, pretérito imperfecto, pretérito indefinido, futuro simple or future imperfecto, pretérito perfecto…if you are already starting to sweat, then serve up the gazpacho and cool it down a notch as we take a look at some useful Spanish verbs.

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