There is a lot to consider when choosing a Moodle hosting provider.
In its simplest form, your Moodle LMS is actually little more than a number of files and folders. Hosting is simply somewhere to store all those files and folder so that your Moodle Learning Management System is available to your student; typically via the internet.
Whilst the computer geeks use words like ‘cloud’ and ‘web’ in reality those files sit on a computer somewhere. That computer is often referred…
Some great tips from Chris Pappas, Founder of The eLearning Industry Network, on how to use cinemagraphs in eLearning.
The original article can be found here, but just in case it is moved we have copied it to our Blog below.
Here’s Chris’s 5 Tips To Use Cinemagraphs in eLearning.
Web security is as important as home security yet I am constantly amazed by the lack of respect and poor actions by people when it comes to protecting their passwords and keeping their websites safe.
Most people are either too busy, or simply believe “I’m too small, why would anyone want to hack me”.
However, what most people don’t understand is the two biggest threats to your organisation are automated bots and your own employees..
I’ve been working with training organisations since 2011 and during that time, I’ve found the OTrain Training Company Growth Model, helps to build a scalable, reliable, and predictable business.
Now I’m not talking about the legislated required obligations. It goes without saying that you need to do things right, including your compliance, reporting and hiring obligations. I’m talking more about the organisational model that underpins a great training business..
Reflections on Being CEO of a SaaS Business Through Year 4 and 5, $20m+ of Capital Raised, Triple Digit Revenue Growth
From time to time I come across a post that is so good, I have to do more than simply share it via social media. This is such a post.
Copied word for word from its original location, in case its taken down or moved, this is an honest reflection from the Founder and CEO of a fast growth company, sharing some of his learnings from the past few years..
With continued growth and plenty of big plans ahead, OTrain is pleased to announce we have become one of the foundation residents at the new Canvas Coworking Space in Toowoomba..
Google (Chrome) and Mozilla (Firefox) both announced last week that their web browsers will no longer natively support Adobe Flash. >This change will directly impact online training courses that contact Flash files..
With online training and elearning the fastest growing part of the training sector, its no surprise that most RTO’s have joined the stampede and started to put their training online. In fact, in my day to day conversations with RTO’s around the country, I rarely come across someone who doesn’t have some sort of online component, or hasn’t tried some sort of online delivery for their training content or assessments..
Computer people have a habit of confusing normal people, and making things more complex then they need to be..
Here’s a great article which arrived in my inbox this morning, about 5 mistakes to avoid when creating elearning for corporate training.
1 more mistake we’d add, – choosing the wrong partner. It doesn’t matter how experienced you might be, we all need a little help..
At OTrain we are big Adobe fans. We use their Authoring tool “Captivate” every day. So when we learned that Adobe Photoshop has turned 25, and seen this great montage created by Adobe to celebrate, we wanted to share..
Check out this great 3 minute presentation on eLearning and online Training..
This post was originally published (word for word) at the following link.
We have recreated it here in case it moves or is deleted..
Here’s a great video that I think every man and women needs to watch. Its embarassing to think how true this is in most businesses and relationships?
We get asked this question all the time. The short answer is just about any training, but some training is more suited than others. Whilst some elearning companies will argue everything should (or could) go online, and some “old school” trainers might argue that..
We have a client who delivers the theoretical component of their FirstAid training nationally, via our Online Learning Management Solution.
A first aid course is usually a 2 day course, and involves both a theoretical and practical component..
When you find good employees, you want to keep them.
One way is through higher pay and benefits, but another way is through training opportunities and allowing them to grow with the company.
Ongoing training provides companies with opportunities to nurture those good employees, and retain them, another way to save time and money..
Remember study that found that companies spent, on average, $1,407 training each employee? That same study found that those employees were spending an average of 40 hours in training..