How to Attract Top Millennial Talent to Your Organization [+ free e-book!]

There’s a new generation coming in and driving tomorrow’s workforce. Unless you’ve been living in a cave for the past five years, you’ve heard the “M” word by now. Generation Y—a group more popularly known as Millennials—is beginning to take over the workplace as more and more Baby Boomers begin to retire. At this point,... View Article

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3 Apps Every Instructional Designer Should Use

Because it’s almost 2017, there’s a pretty good chance you’re reading this blog post on your phone. That’s just what we do these days—we use our phones for everything. Why should instructional design be any different? Mobile apps can not only make the creation process easier but make the implementation much smoother as well. Keep... View Article

3 Ways to Avoid Employee Burnout – Engage, Train + Retain

Employee burnout is a common issue among the modern workplace and is a major reason why talented workers often leave their place of business. As an employer, learning to recognize the signs of burnout is the key way to avoiding it in the first place. Signs of burnout in employees can include: lack of motivation... View Article

How to Develop a Mentor Program for Millennial Employees

By now you may have heard many different things about Millennial employees and how they engage within the workplace. But no matter their preferences or expectations for their career, there is still a staggering 70% of Millennial employees who don’t feel that they have progressed as far in their career as they would like.  ... View Article

7 Ways You Can Increase Employee Engagement in Your Organization Today [+ checklist!]

As a leader, you might believe that your employees like you as a boss and a person, but are they engaged? Having truly engaged employees is often the difference between successful organizations and marginal ones. Gallup, the preeminent authority on employee engagement, reports that only 30% of U.S. workers are engaged. Yes, that means 70%... View Article

5 Ways to Get Your Employees Excited for Mandatory Training

As much time as you spend constructing your training and building a curriculum, It’s frustrating to hear when employees don’t see the value in training. This doesn’t necessarily mean your employees are unwilling to learn and adapt, but that they’ve had a negative experience with training in the past. Luckily, it’s easy to incorporate a... View Article

4 e-Learning Masterminds You Should Follow on Twitter

Today, we’ve rounded up some of our go-to eLearning masterminds! If you’re on Twitter, we highly recommend following these industry thought leaders. For those of you already connected, check out what we enjoy most about what they have to say and our top tweet picks! 1. @nicole_legault Nicole is the Community Manager of Articulate, best known... View Article

3 Must-Listen Podcasts for Instructional Designers + Learning Professionals

June 21, 2018 Update: See more updated recommendations for podcasts geared toward instructional designers and learning professionals here. >>> 7 Learning Podcasts You Need to Listen to Right Now As a learning professional, your typical workday may be jam-packed with getting the kids off to school, fighting the traffic on your morning commute, and juggling back-to-back... View Article

Our Top eLearning Blogs to Follow

Looking for some helpful hints, advice on facing common dilemmas in instructional design, or just a fun read while you take a break and grab another cup of joe? Check out some of our favorite eLearning bloggers! Jennifer Valley Head over to Jennifer’s blog for a variety of well-written posts on subjects that range from... View Article