Version 10 of Totara Learn introduces new features and bug fixes to further improve usability for learners, administrators and facilitators. Below is a brief overview of features that will further enhance your experience of Totara Learn. 360 Feedback Tool – Now allows users to evaluate their own performance as well as allowing feedback from a team member, colleague and manager. This can benefit … Read More

It requires a facilitators to be physically present with the student. The teacher or trainer dictates the pace and path of learning. Blended Learning is becoming much more prevalent in both education and in corporate learning. Once these questions are answered you can move forward with your Blended Learning strategy. It’s important that answers to these questions are well thought … Read More

Research indicates that the average human attention span has shortened from 12 seconds to 8 seconds. Goldfish are still ahead of us with an attention span of 9 seconds. You just have 8 seconds to engage your online learners or else you could be in danger of losing them. Here’s ten tips to hook your learners, in just 8 seconds…. … Read More

Rather than sifting through complex information you can make data and stats colourful and engaging. But have you ever considered using infographics in online training? Infographics can offer a wide range of benefits, some you might not have thought of…until now. One of the most notable advantages of using infographics in online training is that they significantly increase retention and … Read More

If the answer to this question is ‘no’, then you’re going to want to take note of these 5 tips to help you make the right choice. Implementing a system can be a major decision for your organisation and could impact every member of the team. With this in mind it’s important to… Hopefully those five pointers give you a … Read More

Social learning is centered on individuals coming together, creating and sharing information in order to find the best outcome to a problem and learning some new information. With this in mind, we’ve compiled a list of five ways social learning, specifically Totara Social, could benefit your organisation: There’s a wealth of benefits associated with a more social workplace.If you would like … Read More

First things first, get your brain firing on all cylinders with these clever learning tactics. Share these tips with your learners to help improve retention and their learning experience. If you’d like to talk to one of our learning experts call us on +44 (0) 28 9042 2000 or email info@www.synergy-learning.com. [button type="flat" shape="rounded" size="small" href="/contact-us" title="Example”]Contact Us[/button]

Onboarding new members of staff can be expensive and time consuming. All this combined could knock your business progress off track and start impacting your bottom line figure. Losing staff on a regular basis can also have an adverse affect on staff moral. With this in mind you you want to try your very best to keep hold of staff, … Read More

Based on our experiences, we are going to take a closer look at five technology trends that have shaped the learning industry in the past year. The biggest change we have noticed is a surge in the usage of smartphones for consuming learning. Organisations need to be aware that a large percentage of learners will be logging on to their … Read More

Some of these eLearning trends may or may not be surprising.  For instance it’s no surprise that the rate of sale of desktop computers is slowing down in comparison to “on the go” mobile devices or that Powerpoint which was once a regular feature in learning is taking a step back for more interactive learning resources.  So what other trends … Read More