Using storytelling in learning

Before the advent of pen and paper, knowledge was passed from generation to generation through storytelling. For our ancestors, they were a valuable form of record keeping and yet the art of storytelling has taken a back seat in our current everyday life. Today, we often think of stories as being made up and yet, … Read more

How to write short for online learning

It’s an old quote that’s still true – it’s not easy to get your message across in a few words. But, that’s exactly what we need to do in online learning – make complex ideas bite sized to engage learners and fit the parameters of development tools. More recently, American writing guru William Zinsser claimed … Read more

Who’s helping you grow?

Many things are changing about the way we work in the wake of COVID-19. For some organisations, that has meant a rapid shift to developing training for online delivery, rather than the traditional face-to-face approach. It’s an exciting challenge but developing for online delivery requires different skills. If you’re the lone learning professional, or you … Read more