Elearning: “Shorter Is Better” Mantra – Not Always What You Think!

Often when redesigning a training program, the goal is to accelerate a course, i.e., convert one week of classroom training to one day of elearning. How would you feel about doing the opposite and making a course longer? Spreading Your Elearning Out In 2011, one UK-based organization redesigned its training. Mobile was becoming so widely used among its employees that …

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Exposing 5 Popular Elearning Myths

People’s opinions on the effectiveness of eLearning vary based on their own experiences. Determining what is true and what is myth can be challenging. Based on the 20 years of experience Interactive Services has in designing and developing custom eLearning solutions for compliance, sales, manufacturing and technology, our company has addressed a number of popular myths about eLearning. 5 eLearning …

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New Hire Training: Steps to a Successful Onboarding

New Hire Training: Steps to a Successful Onboarding Onboarding is an important activity in any organization, no matter how big or small. The new hire process is all about getting your new hires excited and engaged about their new roles.  And when you take on new employees in any department – sales, product, compliance, or otherwise – the learning and …

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Retail Training Programs: 5 Development Factors Your Organization Must Consider

The retail industry has gone through a major transformation. The growth of mobile e-commerce has resulted in a global shift from traditional bricks and mortar businesses to online stores. Retail organizations don’t see a move toward e-commerce as just another means of generating business — most now see it as essential in order to: Compete as well as reduce their …

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Onboarding and New Hire Training Programs: Taking a Blended Approach

Onboarding and New Hire Training Programs: Taking a Blended Approach In today’s talent-driven world, attracting and retaining great people is a real priority. An organization’s outlook and approach to talent development and its onboarding process are vital for long-term success. What kind of first impression do you create as an organization recruiting new staff? In your training, are you exploring new ideas? …

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All New Interactive Services 'Daily Learning Post' – Get your latest news right here!

Interactive Services custom e-learning solutions brings you daily news and learning trends in learning and technology from around the web. Check out the news feeds below and get all the latest information on learning, technology, business, politics and more! These feeds are updated daily which means you can get all the news you need right here in one place!

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Anti-Money Laundering: How Well Is Your Compliance Working?

Anti-Money Laundering: How Well Is Your Compliance Working? Despite the advancements in technology and improved security, money laundering is still a real threat to financial institutions of all sizes. Recently, a small east coast US community bank got slapped with a $400,000 fine for violations of the Bank Secrecy Act when it was discovered that accounts maintained by the bank …

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Learning Technology & Trends: Interactive Services’ Final Webinar of 2013!

On December 12th, Interactive Services, global leaders in custom e-learning solutions, ran its final webinar of the year, entitled “Learning Technology and Trends:  Looking Back & Moving Forward.” Our presenter, Matt Plass (CLO of Interactive Services) was joined by Ed Hickey (Chief Technical Officer) and Damien DeBarra (Head of Instructional Design) to discuss the trends in technology that are likely …

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Elearning Development: Choosing the Right Technology

Does your organization need to develop new training for mobile, tablet or desktop?  With so many technologies available (e.g., Adaptive HTML, HTML 5, Articulate Storyline), how do you determine which one is right for you? There is now an answer – the TechSelect App – developed by Interactive Services. Interactive Services’ TechSelect App Simply select your target platform(s) and the TechSelect …

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