Simon Burmingham, the Minister for Education and Training this week announced sweeping changes to the VET FEE HELP sector.
There is lots being written about the specific, but in short, the amount a student can borrow for a course has been reduced.
Have you every thought how great it would be to have more students than you could handle?
Maybe you’ve said out loud it’s the admin, assessments and reporting, stopping you from spending quality time with your students and growing business.
If you’ve ever had these or similar thoughts, what you’re really looking for is an Automatic Training Machine.
Are your target students, Cold, Warm or Hot?
Shane shares with you the different stages your potential students go through prior to becoming a student.
Personal Vulnerability & Ordinariness
Are you worried about having a squeaky voice when it comes to public speaking?
It’s important to show who you are to your audience. The things you may be uncomfortable about may just work in your favour.
It doesn’t matter the subject matter, or the client, or the budget, or the experience of the designer when it comes to creating an online course, we always start with the same question ‘Tell us about your average student’
There has been much discussion about attacks on our information, attacks on our privacy and how the census site crashed due to people trying to hack into the servers that the site is/was hosted on.
It’s quite possible there was no malicious attack on our data at all, rather the volume of traffic all at once simulated an unintentional Denial of Service Attack.
So what is a Denial of Service Attack (DDoS)?
At OTrain, we are always looking for ways to improve our user experience.
We have been trialing, monitoring and improving this for some time and we are pleased to say we are now ready to release it to our OTrainU clients.
Dr Alexandra Bratanova, Research Scientist at Data61 CSIRO, set the stage sharing with us the data that shows how the workforce has changed since the 90’s to now and how these changes are only picking up pace at a rapid rate as we move into the future.
Their research identified 6 megatrends that make it very clear, the Future of Work is going to look and feel very different to how we currently work. The 6 megatrends are;
At OTrain we use Adobe Captivate as our preferred Authoring Tool to create great online courses.
Last week Adobe launched an update to Adobe Captivate 9.
The updated version of Captivate offers:
Is your LMS up to date?
This seems like a pretty obvious question, but what a lot of organisations don’t understand is that owning an LMS is a bit like owning a car. There is a constant stream of maintenance required to keep everything in tip top shape.
I speak with training organisations everyday and one of the constants is how many tell me…….
Flash Vs HTML
Does your training contain Flash Files?
Shane shares with you why it’s important to review your Flash files and the possible need for an upgrade.
Do you know who your typical student is for each of your courses?
Join Shane as he gives you a quick run down about why you need a student avatar.
Are you on the search for a new Learning Management System?
Join Shane as he shares with you some of the important things to look out for when considering your next LMS.
Raving fans are important for any business. These are the people that tell everyone how great you and your team are and how their friends must do their course with you.
What are you doing to create Raving Fans?
Find out the 7 steps to transforming that boring training manual into an interactive and engaging online course.
Join Shane as he explains each of these steps.