USING VIDEOS FOR TRAINING

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What to look for in training videos

There’s been an increase in the number of training videos being produced recently. So here’s a quick overview of what we we think is important and why.
Just to be clear, we’re talking about videos which are […]

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5 good reasons to use captions on your videos

1) It’s the right thing to do. It includes rather than excludes people
2) Videos with captions are ranked more highly by search engines so you are more likely to come nearer the top of searches
3) Around […]

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Little and often learning

One of the things we like about videos is that you can use them in all sorts of different ways. You can embed them in elearning, show them as part of face-to-face training or just put […]

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Spotting Phishing Emails

The other day I was listening to the lunchtime news on the radio. Within the headlines were money laundering (football related), data protection (Morrisons), and information security including hacking into websites (TalkTalk).

It was only […]

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Mobile Security – Home and Away

When technology’s at its best, it’s invisible. I don’t know who said it first but I think it’s true and we certainly notice it when it breaks or lets us down. We’re getting used to an […]

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Tell me a story

I love this Woody Allen quote,“I took a speed-reading course and read War and Peace in twenty minutes. It involves Russia.”

I think there’s a lesson to be learnt from this about elearning. So often we […]