Tag Archives: online learning

So what is Adaptive Learning all about?

In order to get a grasp of what adaptive learning is all about; let’s understand the fundamentals of e learning and how advances in technology are allowing us to progress.

On-line Learning and LMS systems

On-line learning has been around for the past decade or so. Initially it was somewhat restricted in that it was really just a data storage area to keep learning content in a centralized place and to “feed it to learners when required”. Learning Management Systems (or LMS’S) required an onsite server to keep track of all the content and manage the learner process. Content was limited, relatively...
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Save on staff training costs this New Year through online learning

Did you know that there are online staff training programmes available from LA Intronet that are incredibly convenient, very cost-efficient and just as good as in-person training sessions? At LA Intronet we know that business owners as well as their staff are all busy; it’s hard to find time in the day for everyone to get together for a meeting, much less for an entire training session! Our online learning solutions are ideal because they’re affordable, you aren’t required to be on-site at a particular place and we’re still able to deliver excellent results that help you improve.

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Youth Wage Subsidy

So what exactly is the Youth Wage Subsidy and how can it benefit you as an employer?

[caption id="attachment_1930" align="alignleft" width="240"]Youth Wage Subsidy Youth Wage Subsidy[/caption] The Youth Wage Subsidy came into effect on 1st January 2014 and is gazetted as the Employment Tax Incentive (Act no 26 of 2013) In essence, it gives employers an incentive to employ young people between the ages of 18 and 29 by offering a subsidy of up to a maximum R1000.00 per month on salaries or wages. The subsidy does not apply to individuals who earn over R6000.00...
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What to consider when designing content for online adaptive learning

The view of e learning solutions has changed as many new innovative tools have become available. For many years, online learning was restricted to the conventional desktop PC but today you can take it with you wherever you go. It can be accessed across multiple platforms - and tablets and smartphones are making it easier for staff training to take place on the go. Adaptive learning is now about to revolutionise e learning solutions by personalising content to suit each individual learners needs. However, your adaptive learning experience will only be as successful as the content you’re offering. So,...
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5 ways to increase your company’s staff training ROI

As more and more South African companies are adopting the bring-your-own-device (BYOD) policies in their day-to-day operations, it’s no surprise that adaptive learning is leading to fantastic ROI on staff training. As tablets and other mobile Internet devices become increasingly affordable, online learning is becoming a viable option for many companies looking for effective, affordable staff training. Here are a 5 ways you can go about increasing your company’s training ROI and getting more value for your money through adaptive learning solutions:
  1. Train your staff anywhere: Class-based staff training can now be turbo charged by allowing staff to access their training...
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