Why you should think about motivation

There once was a building supervisor managing three bricklayers who were helping him to construct a building.

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07 July 2016

How a shoe salesman in Africa could inspire retail service excellence

Have you heard the story of the shoe salesman who was sent to a remote African country? He saw that nobody there wore shoes, so he rang his manager back in Australia, and said, 

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Myth #4: Face-to-face training can't be taught online

To those who are used to the benefits of face-to-face and hands-on training, it may come as a surprise that learning benefits for a wide range of topics are not lost, but can in fact be enhanced,(...)

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17 June 2016

Myth #3: It is impersonal to learn things online

When it is planned right, online training is far from impersonal. The social connection and learning dynamics from traditional classroom training are not lost, just reborn in new forms.

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16 June 2016

Myth #2: eLearning is expensive to produce and implement

Managers often believe that training and development is a cost centre, and that technology requires a huge investment that may or may not realise an acceptable return. Happily, the opposite is(...)

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15 June 2016

4 myths that are stopping you from managing training better - Myth #1: eLearning could never be as engaging as face-to-face training

The benefits of classroom training can be enhanced by eLearning as well. Trainers and training managers don't have to live with the logistical limitations of traditional face-to-face training. 

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14 June 2016

Onboarding: Do it well with Velpic

I read an article on LinkedIn about Onboarding and it got me thinking. Why should businesses invest in onboarding? It’s clear to me, and I’d like to make it clear to you.

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08 June 2016

A better way to be safe, not sorry

Health and safety training is an essential part of business success, but doing it well often involves a lot of effort, time and money. Is there a better way?

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01 June 2016

A new learning bliss

Sometimes, the best way to learn something new is to isolate yourself from the multiple distractions of work and life. Say hello to the new Velpic Learn app that lets you do just that.

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27 May 2016

10 tiresome things about creating training content, and what you could do about them

 

Hands up if you have a bittersweet relationship with content creation for training:

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19 May 2016

We want to help through education. And we are not alone.

Do you know you could educate a child for a whole year with $40?

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05 May 2016

Early release anticipated for Velpic’s plans to welcome SMEs

Velpic’s plans to release Version 3.0 are ahead of schedule. This is a big milestone for our team as we work on new features to improve our customers’ online training experience.

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29 April 2016

Training with the brain in mind

If you are a Trainer, then here’s a title to add to your resume you may not have heard of before.  As a Trainer, you are, in effect, a ‘Master Manipulator’; because in Training, manipulation is(...)

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22 April 2016

Can your online training software do that?

 

Authoring tool. Authoring software. Editor. Content creator. eLearning development tool.

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13 April 2016

Velpic’s first mobile companion app is now live

We are excited to announce the launch of Velpic’s first mobile companion app - Velpic Supervisor. It makes life easier for training managers and supervisors using the Velpic platform.

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06 April 2016