What has changed since we spoke with Donald Taylor about the 'training ghetto' in 2014? The risk he described - that L&D professionals would be marginalised by failing to adapt - is still very much present.
How do you measure the success of your training programmes? Is it by the pages a person has read, the pass mark on their assessments, or an observation of the things they do directly after taking a course?
In the recent LinkedIn Learning 2019 Workplace Learning Report, one of the four key findings is that learning and development (L&D) should ‘think like a marketer’. In this short blog, we explore Logicearth's take on using..
The Logicearth team attended the annual Learning Technologies 2019 (LT19UK) exhibition taking place on 13th and 14th February 2019 at the ExCel in London. This event is Europe's leading showcase of the strategies and..
In this blog, we look at the moment of opportunity for learning & development professionals in 2019. A moment when the profession moves past crisis and confidently states its value to the organisation. In a blog running..
Explaining the role of a Learning Experience Designer.
When you’re faced with the question, “what is it you do?” do you grab a swift intake of breath, and ready the room for your elevator pitch?
Last year we endeavoured to have much more meaningful conversations with a number of our content development clients about the move away from SCORM content courses, to the development of individual learning assets.
Exploring a world of forward-thinking
Paul, Director at Logicearth, talks about what he’s most looking forward to at #LT19UK and shares his predicted hot topics...
'Learning in the flow of work' is a concept where learners can easily access answers or short pieces of learning content that will help them to do their jobs at the point of need. Learning in the flow drives productivity,..
One of the biggest challenges for Learning and Development teams is to deliver learning content that will close the skill gaps that Learners have today while also preparing for their needs of tomorrow.
Our Learning Experience Designers (aka the artist formerly known as 'Instructional Designers') have been instant messaging again. This time it’s Niamh and David talking about the simple microlearning principle that people..
Most workplace learning happens on the job rather than through formal courses. Knowing this, our expert Learning Experience Designers tap into the hidden wealth of informality when designing digital learning assets...
The learning and development strategies of the world’s leading companies make interesting reading. Most have focused on providing more flexible opportunities for staff to take charge of their own learning through..
This blog will help you demand better quality eLearning from your eLearning provider. It saddens me and makes me a little angry that I am still writing blog posts about raising the bar in eLearning. I’ve been in this..
The role of managers in organisations has changed over the last few years. Historically, organisations reduced the number of middle managers and moved towards flatter structures. But recent research highlights the vital..
One of the biggest challenges for organisations is how to close skills gaps now while also making sure that staff have the right skills for the future. This blog looks at a new option for doing that – the Learning..
This blog is about how to use learning technology and digital learning content to better support your staff - and to specifically help them with their productivity. We specialise in helping organisations to support..
The LMS has evolved over the years, but many organisations are either unhappy with their initial choice, or down the line, find it isn't flexible enough for them to scale as the organisation grows or changes. This blog..
Research shows that a well designed onboarding process has the biggest impact on employee engagement and sets new employees up for success. First impressions last, and you won't have a second chance to create a first..
Digital transformation is being talked about everywhere - from small to medium-sized business to large global organisations, digital transformation is helping to breathe new life into a wide variety of commercial..
Time to competence is the amount of time that it takes to get an employee performing to a certain level in a job. Competence includes knowledge, skills and the set of abilities needed to do a job. In a world of digital..
Both our personal and professional lives have been transformed since the internet became this incredible, collaborative space with the dawning of Web 2.0 and now Web 3.0. How we train and support our workforce has also..
Your body’s own immune system is the best weapon against cancer. That’s the claim behind one of the latest developments in cancer treatment, called immuno-oncology, a specialised type of immunotherapy. Our team of medical..
The nature of work is changing, and the nature of this change is unprecedented. What will this mean for the way you train and support your staff? This is an age of taxi companies with no taxis, hotel chains with no..
Earlier this year, Gartner predicted that worldwide IT spending will rise to $3.7 trillion in 2018 - the highest increase in more than a decade. When you think about digital transformation, though, which areas of your..
Learning and Development teams have been asked to provide better services and make a bigger impact on their businesses for the best part of 10 years now. Away from work, we have easy and (usually) free access to high..
This blog is about how to improve your design skills, especially if you aren't a trained graphic designer. Experimenting with colours and textures is an innate human ability, as our Neanderthal forefathers used a variety..
This blog is about two big technology trends - chatbots and artificial intelligence (AI) and how they could be used for workplace learning. Some organisations are starting to use intelligent chatbots to help them automate..
This blog is about preparing for GDPR and looking at what training is actually needed. At Logicearth, we offer a range of Compliance solutions, including GDPR, Anti-money laundering, Information security awareness and..
This blog is about an exciting new development in disease treatment - gene editing. Our medical writers explain the basics of CRISPR, a new gene editing tool. Gene editing itself isn’t new, but CRISPR has made it easier..
We work closely with our clients when they first start using a new learning platform. It is a guided process of implementation with us leading the way for best practice adoption. We've done this for many clients including
This blog explains what GDPR risk really means for your organisation. It is written by our guest blogger, John Strutt, an intelligence analyst and cyber security expert. Intelligence analysts are the people most likely to..
Html5 video is used in most elearning and digital content production. The big advantage of html5 video is that it is a universal standard for different devices and screen sizes. But just because it is easier to use video,..
This blog is about social learning and how it can help both your staff and your organisation to grow and develop. If you work in L&D, social learning is one of those ideas that you can get behind and make it work for you...
Our clients are always asking us about how to get started with creating their own eLearning content. Part of this challenge is choosing a digital learning authoring tool. This blogs explains the benefits and features of a..
This blog is about the role of content curation in learning. Content curation is about tapping into existing content sources - smartly, efficiently and making them a part of your learning strategy. If you are interested..
This blog is about how we brought a new learning approach to a global engineering company - based on storytelling. If you want to learn more about our approach to digital learning, check out our Digital content..
This blog is about how to create high quality eLearning content that will challenge and stretch your staff as they learn. We specialise in eLearning of the non-patronising kind, so have a look if you want to create better..
This blog is about what it takes to create high quality eLearning content. Many organisations use eLearning for compliance training and often, for staff, it becomes a race-to-the-finish, tick box exercise to just complete..
This blog is about how eLearning has changed - for the better - over the years. Digital learning is the new eLearning and it means that we have a much bigger range of learning experiences now to offer. Gone are the days..
This blog is about the 'pet hates' most of us have about poor eLearning content. From awkward dialogues, wordy learning objectives to clicking past the boredom, we've all been there. For too many years, eLearning content..
This blog is about how to manage eLearning projects more efficiently. If you've worked on eLearning projects before, you'll be aware of the pitfalls and stumbling blocks. We have devised our Content development services..
This blog is about the challenges most organisations still face when thinking about social learning. Social learning - our ability to connect with each other, learn from each other and work collaboratively has so much..
Today's blog is a guest post from Ollie Gardener, Co-founder and CEO of Noddlepod. You can read more about Ollie here. Noddlepod is described as a 'user-focused tool designed to provide the best possible platform for..
This blog is about a new service we are offering - medical writing and digital design services. It is a traditional meets modern service, as we have in-house medical writers and digital designers to bring our expertise to..
This blog is about how to create responsive eLearning - or mobile-ready eLearning content. Gone are the days where people were stuck at their desks trying to complete long and tedious eLearning courses in one sitting. If..
This blog outlines five visual design techniques to keep your eLearning content engaging and impactful. Excellence in design is our thing - we have a design team who are passionate connoisseurs of design excellence. Find..
This blog is about embracing modern approaches to learning to drive business improvement. Companies who embrace modern approaches to workplace learning initiatives also receive a substantial boost to productivity, better..
This blog is about new approaches to learning that your staff now expect - from more flexible ways to learn to create content personalised to them. My decision to write this blog has been inspired by two things that I..
This blog is about organising your eLearning resources to make it easier for your staff to find them and use them as they work. Just in time learning, or learning in the workflow helps staff to keep pace with the speed of..
Do the training and learning solutions you provide for your staff always make the impact you'd like? This blog is about improving the learning solutions you offer as a learning and development team.
This blog is about why L&D professionals find it so hard to achieve progress, and how to offer them practical support so that they can make the changes that will truly transform how they work. We had a fascinating..
This blog is about how to provide better L&D services built around modern learning technologies. The team here at Logicearth Learning Services are obsessed with speeding up the future development of transformational..
This blog is about learning myths and using learning science to improve your eLearning content. A good understanding of how we learn is vital to help your staff to grow and develop.
This blog is about challenging the eLearning industry to offer clients better solutions - and to stop the buzzwords! If you've ever been unhappy with an eLearning solution in the past, then this blog will help you to..
This blog is about delivering on the promise of eLearning. After all, eLearning has been around for a long time - since the early 1990s. But many organisations still have a bad impression of it. We're aiming to change..
At Logicearth, we are practical people at heart – we don’t give in easily to the hype. But we are early experimenters and take time to look at all of the options for our clients. With this in mind, we have created this..
This blog is about staff engagement and how we can use modern digital learning to improve it. eLearning has evolved in recent times and your staff need and want better and more flexible options for training and..
This blog is about preparing to work with an eLearning provider and how to start eLearning projects with success in mind. Like all business transactions, thinking through what you want is a great place to start. We have..
Many of our L&D clients talk to us about how best they can support their staff to learn and develop. Creating an effective L&D service that offers different options for learning is at the top of their list. This blog..
This blog tackles another L&D buzzword - personalised learning. If you already use off-the-shelf eLearning content, this blog will help you to make better use of it to support a wider range of learning needs.
This blog is about the future of elearning and the opportunities it could bring to your business. Learning technology and learning content have a terrible history. But all that could be about to change. New, innovative..
This blog is about challenging barriers to make social learning work for you. The more we work with clients, the more we see that company culture is the biggest predictor of success when it comes to introducing any type..
This blog is about gathering, and getting clear on your eLearning requirements. We've worked with many clients over the years and have gathered requirements for thousands of hours of eLearning, so we'd like to share our..
This blog is about the process of learning - which is more complex than most people consider. We're really fascinated by the topic of unlearning. We first wrote about it here - unlearning is the new learning. In our..
This blog is about improving the graphical design of eLearning content. Whether you design your own eLearning content, or you outsource to an eLearning vendor, there are some design sins you should look out for.
This blog is about using a variety of learning techniques to better engage your staff. If you develop your own eLearning content, you might want to try these out. If you need help with boosting your digital content..
This blog is about how to make the experience of completing an eLearning course as easy as possible. User experience, or UX design is getting more attention as the range of digital learning options increases. This is good..
This blog is about how to gather content for eLearning scenarios. In eLearning, scenarios work well to help people to apply new skills and solve problems. After all, practise makes perfect! eLearning scenarios are a core..
This blog is about helping Learning & Development (L&D) to modernise how they deliver their L&D service. We specialise in helping L&D teams better support their staff with modern learning options and to drive performance..