7 benefits of being proactive in the workplace

Being proactive means controlling situations by causing things to happen rather than waiting to respond after things happen. Proactive people are constantly moving forward, looking to the future, and making things happen. They’re actively engaged, not passively observing. Being proactive is a way of thinking and acting. An article written by motivational speaker, Craig Harper in 2007 … Continue reading 7 benefits of being proactive in the workplace

5 tips to improve the quality of your eLearning courses

What do eLearning professionals want in their courses? Obviously its meaningful content and long lasting impact on learners. It can take your learning plan from ordinary to extraordinary. So here are some points to consider to improve your eLearning courses. 1. Presentation of information: Do not just dump information on pages. People will not be able … Continue reading 5 tips to improve the quality of your eLearning courses

Why security testing is needed for any web application

What is security? Security is set of measures to protect an application against unforeseen actions that cause it to stop functioning or being exploited. Unforeseen actions can be either intentional or unintentional. What is security testing? Security Testing ensures that system and/or applications are free from any ambiguities that may cause any loss. Security testing of any system is about finding … Continue reading Why security testing is needed for any web application

Why changes in the education system are required at the workplace

See the mobile phone we use today. Now see the phone that was being used 50 years ago. Also, see the car we use today. And see the cart that was being used 50 years ago. If everything changes with time then why can’t we change the education system at the workplace! The rapid changes and … Continue reading Why changes in the education system are required at the workplace

Benefits of Gamification in eLearning:

Gamification is the concept of applying game mechanics and game design techniques to engage and motivate people to achieve their goals. Gamification at work is becoming more and more well known in the world of business. It is used as a simple tool for leveraging competitiveness to motivate employees. The main idea of using gamification … Continue reading Benefits of Gamification in eLearning:

6 tips to improve UX Design for eLearning

User experience (UX) is a person's entire experience using a particular product, system or service. it includes a person’s perceptions of system aspects such as utility, ease of use and efficiency. User experience may be considered subjective in nature to the degree that it is about individual perception and thought with respect to the system. User … Continue reading 6 tips to improve UX Design for eLearning

The value of Mentoring and Coaching

Mentoring is the activity of supporting and advising someone with less experience to help them develop in their work. Coaching is a process that enables learning and development to occur and thus performance to improve. Use of mentoring and coaching : Building leadership and interpersonal skills is accelerated through coaching and mentoring. It helps organizations … Continue reading The value of Mentoring and Coaching

Importance of contingency planning

Every business is impacted by events, and a poor response to those events could result in the loss of the business. So what’s the solution for such situation? It’s contingency planning. Contingency planning is developing responses in advance for various situations that might impact business. Although negative events probably come to mind first, a good … Continue reading Importance of contingency planning

8 Tips for effective email writing

E-mail is a valuable communication tool. Where its extensively used in academic and business settings but it has introduced some new challenges. To help with these, here are 8 tips for effective email communication. Meaningful subject line: It is very important to give a subject line to your email but it is more important to use proper … Continue reading 8 Tips for effective email writing