Ellie Doyle

Ellie Doyle

Ellie is the resident Yarno wordsmith. If she's not writing a million words a minute, you'll probably find her trying to smash her New York Times daily crossword time while listening to 3 podcasts at once.

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Honey harvesting at Yarno with Rooftop Bees

As part of our Yarnoversary offsite, we had an opportunity to get up close and personal with our apian colleagues. We’ve had some really memorable sessions with Rooftop Bees but I think I speak for everyone when I say this was our favourite!

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Yarno turns six!!

Last month, Yarno turned six! And for the first time in over a year, the whole team was able to come together to celebrate.

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Gamified learning: the top 5 benefits

Gamification is everywhere - and we're a big wrap for it! Here's our top 5 reasons why.

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How’s the Yarno remote work experiment going?

It’s been two years since Yarno went fully remote and in those two years we've learnt a LOT. But how is the Yarno remote work experiment going?

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3 tips to level up your online customer service experience (that you may not have thought of!

We've recently given our customer support site a bit of a facelift - and we've learnt some handy tips to level up online customer service along the way!

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The freedom to make mistakes: rewarding risk in learning

Brilliance is never achieved overnight - so why does traditional education treat failure as the be-all and end-all?

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Mind your beeswax (candle)!

Bet you didn't know the Yarno team were secretly elite candle-makers. Yeah, neither did I...

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Why microlearning?

At Yarno we're pretty big fans of microlearning - but what are the actual benefits for learners? Check out our top 5 benefits of microlearning.

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3 reasons why gamification + microlearning = a match made in heaven

Microlearning is perfectly structured to implement elements of gamification. When done correctly, combining the two brings out the best of each. Gamified microlearning is truly a deadly combo (if you’re a knowledge gap).

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How gamification and competition boosts workplace productivity

Gamified microlearning is all the rage - but how can you leverage it to encourage competition and actually boost productivity?

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Checking in on the Yarno hive - Feb 2022

It’s been three whole months since Yarno teamed up with Rooftop Bees to sponsor the Yarno hive. So let's check in on how the colony (and Queen Bee-Yarn-ce) is going!

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Sleep on it! How #doonadays help productivity

Yarnoers can opt for a Doona Day, any day, twice a year, no questions asked. Why? Because sleep, as it turns out, is a big predictor of work-life success, health and happiness.

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We'd love to chat about how Yarno can benefit your business

Mark, our Head of Sales, will organise a no-obligation call with you to understand your business and any training challenges you’re facing. Too easy.