Videos for training have become very popular. They’re liked by the people who watch them, they’re effective and needn’t be expensive. But if you’re considering using training videos for employees, what should you be looking out for?

In this blog we’ll look at what are sometimes called explainer videos. These are a far cry from the corporate training videos of the past, such as Who Cares Wins which was used in the Training Day episode of The Office.

Explainer videos often follow a similar pattern. They start out with a problem and then go on to show how that problem can be solved, often with a product or a piece of software.

This is a good example from CommonCraft. It’s about social media and how it’s changed the way we do things and think about information. One thing I like abou