Learning & Collaboration Blog

  • Creating an Online Course that Sells


    You are probably like a lot of people in that you have a great idea for a course, but you are a little intimidated about the the entire process. Some people think that the course creation part is the most difficult, and in some ways this is true. However, what is nice about this part […]

  • Did You Know This About Gamification?


    Gamification popularity is nothing new to those who are heavily involved in the learning industry. Every course seems to have even the smallest amount of gamification integrated, be it online or in-person. Gamification is growing in both the corporate sector and in education. It is a fantastic way to bring some life to elearning since […]

  • The Key to Creating and Selling Courses


    Many people would love to create a course to sell online, but then get stuck trying to figure out what topic to choose. In my conversations with people who are using LearnDash, this appears to be the hardest part of the entire process. However, it is the most essential one. People who want to sell online […]

  • Why Sell Courses Using WordPress


    Many people today are realizing that they can make an extra income by selling courses on a topic related to their expertise. The great thing about selling an online course is that you can create it once and then sell it over-and-over again. Sure you may need to modify it, but once the first edition is […]

  • Using Rewards to Reinforce ELearning


    From a very young age we are taught new information as a means to avoid punishment, or earn a reward. This starts when we are small children to learn basic social skills and continues through grade school in the form of formal grades on coursework. There is nothing wrong with this approach. It works and […]

  • Ultimate List of Online Course Providers


    Chances are that at some point you have considered taking an online course (or perhaps you already have). The process for finding the right course is similar for most people, which goes something like: 1. Open a browser 2. Go to Google 3. Search for “topic” +online course Naturally, the more popular offerings work their […]

  • Technology and Workplace Learning


    Over the years, studies have shown that corporate environments with a strong learning culture often out perform their competition. In the past it was not as easy as it is today to have a learning program in place. Technology has really made it possible for many organizations to implement their own programs, even if on a […]

  • Should You Use LearnDash? Read This…


    “Do you think that LearnDash would be a good solution for my online course(s)?” This is a question we get quite often, and with good reason. Setting up an online training site takes careful consideration, especially on WordPress when there are so many ways you could go about it. But there are also other questions that […]

  • Using Social Networking in Education


    Most people would probably assume that today social networking and education are now pretty interrelated. Social networking platforms are part of mainstream culture. As such, it just makes sense for education programs to adopt them as well another tool for teaching. In fact, one study reports that 96% of students in the U.S. who have internet […]

  • 10 Ways to Keep ELearning Interesting


    Anyone who has created elearning has at some point wondered if the training has the ability to capture, and then hold, the learner’s attention. There is a lot of theory in this area, it is a topic that could result in thousands of words in explanations and various strategies. Instead of going into that level […]