Michael

Michael

Michael has more than 10 years of experience in the enterprise software and eLearning industry. He is passionate about online training and exhibits a deep understanding of how organizations can leverage it for success. In his free time, he enjoys power walking, zumba, and reading.

My Articles

Cross-Training Employees: Purpose, Pros & Cons & Getting Started

In the last two years, companies across the globe have been hit by the great resignation with employees leaving in droves. During the coronavirus pandemic, there were massive shutdowns of offices, and the lack of a job’s amenability to remote working was the leading cause of job losses. Besides this, the top reasons for this...
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LMS vs. CMS: Similarities, Differences & Which One Is Best for You

It’s natural for many people to confuse similar-sounding terms. This is what happens with LMS vs. CMS. Unless you’re a technophile who closely follows the latest trends as they unfold, you may get confused as well. But don’t worry. That’s not entirely your fault. It’s never too late to learn about them. There are a...
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Top 10 TalentLMS Alternatives & Competitors in 2023

Are you considering switching from TalentLMS? Do you want to unpack more TalentLMS alternatives during your software discovery stage? If the answer is yes, it helps to adopt the best employee training software possible that suits your learning requirements and budget. To make the navigation easy for you, this post brings a roundup of the...
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How to Improve Learning Retention to Make Information Stick

Learning retention is a key identifier of learning success. Without it, learners will remain unable to apply knowledge. It also raises a big question on your learning reinforcement. And more painfully, your teaching and training efforts seem wasted. A failure to retain information longer term is known as the forgetting curve. The concept was discovered...
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10 Best Learning Management Systems (LMS) for Schools

Of late, learning management systems, or LMS, have become the poster child for streamlined training in enterprises across industries. The same is true for schools, higher education, and private training institutions. This is where an LMS for schools enters the scene. These solutions: simplify how teachers create courses, lessons, and exams make online assessments easy...
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10 Best Video Training Software for Better Engagement and Retention

In an age of instant gratification, people expect to get immediate results with what they want. Whether it is voice command-based digital assistants or quick food delivery services, they work around customers’ changing needs. The same is true of online video training software. They facilitate better and faster knowledge acquisition through on-demand, engaging, and impactful...
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How an LMS Can Help You Implement Adult Learning Theory

Adult learners learn differently from school or college-going students. Many of them also face several challenges when it comes to learning and continuing education. Adult learning theory (ALT) aims to help overcome them by understanding how they prefer to learn. For example, learners in their mid or late 40s may become affected by self-doubt about...
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How Training Automation Can Benefit Your Business

Today almost every business process has become automated. Look at email marketing, recruitment, and customer service, and you will find workplace automation in action. So, with all this, can training automation be far behind? The answer is no. Automation is also fast catching up in the area of corporate training, thanks to robust tools such as a learning...
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What Is Competency-Based Training & How to Implement It

Competency-based training (CBT) is the most potent form of employee training. You’ll find out how as you proceed through this post. The success of employee training programs depends on thoughtful planning, the type of modules you use, and how you use them. It’s also about giving well-defined routes and directions to learning based on learners’...
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Workplace Safety Training Programs for Companies: A Professional Guide

The lack of a proper workplace safety program can result in disastrous consequences. Take this incident, for example. On February 14, 2000, in a glaring case of negligence and failure to follow safety practices in the workplace, a 15-year-old part-time worker suffered a right arm amputation in a meat grinder. The victim was working in...
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