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TrainingZONE Newswire #317 – Trends in E-Learning

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TrainingZONE Newswire - Issue 317
26 July 2004
https://www.trainingzone.co.uk
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1. Feature: Trends in E-Learning
2 Paul Kearns Explains "Why?"
3. The Way I See It... Training Departments and Internal Marketing
4. Case Study: Royal Mail's Home Computer Initiative
5. Research into Rejectors of Learning
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Editor's note
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It's an all-too common story: training departments, managers and
external consultants invest their time, money and expertise
crafting an e-learning solution that will address business needs.

The roll out comes and there's a less than enthusiastic response,
resulting in at best a loss of face in the training department at
worst a loss of revenue for the organisation.

This week Steve Dineen of fuel explains why internal marketing of
courses should be planned as carefully as the package itself.

Staying with the question why, in his latest Bitesize Guide, Paul
Kearns explains how, used wisely, this small word can get you all
the answers you need as a business partner.

Regards

Claire Savage
Editor, TrainingZONE
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Feature: Trends in E-Learning
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Dr Amy Finn identifies the five key trends that could help you
future proof your e-learning strategy.
https://www.trainingzone.co.uk/item/128732/680/608/626

Bitesize 15: Why?
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There is only question you truly need to ask to be a business
partner, Paul Kearns explains "why?"
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The Way I see It... Training Departments Need to Start Marketing
Themselves
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"A full internal marketing campaign is required to ensure high
levels of take up and completion rates." - Steve Dineen explains
how and why to shout about what you've got.
https://www.trainingzone.co.uk/item/128304/680/608/626

Case Study: The Royal Mail's Home Computer Initiative
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The canny way to upskill staff in IT and provide them with a perk
at the same time.
https://www.trainingzone.co.uk/item/128302/680/608/626

Research Into "Rejectors" of Learning
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Ufi and the Campaign for Learning's study into how to engage the
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