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Why bite-sized is best

Why bite-sized is best

When it comes to learning, there's a lot to be said for delivering content in small, digestible chunks. Your brain absorbs information better this way, and you might even have time to do it....

Mark Eggers, 4 min read
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Yarno's crystal ball: The future of learning and AI

Yarno's crystal ball: The future of learning and AI

What does the future hold? Scary stuff. AI grows smarter every day and it's coming to take our jobs and render us obsolete. Or is it?

Courtney Dutton, 5 min read
Courtney Dutton
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What we learned at the Australian Workplace Learning Conference

What we learned at the Australian Workplace Learning Conference

A little while ago I headed to the Australian Workplace Learning Conference where I got to hear all the big names in L&D speak.

Courtney Dutton, 4 min read
Courtney Dutton
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Acknowledge, align and assure your way to personal customer service

Acknowledge, align and assure your way to personal customer service

You need more than just the technical capabilities when it comes to customer service. What is that "more"? A personal connection.

Courtney Dutton, 3 min read
Courtney Dutton
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Invest in your business, invest in your staff

Invest in your business, invest in your staff

You might save some money in the short term by reducing the amount of training you give staff, but in the long run, it could cost you more than you think.

Courtney Dutton, 4 min read
Courtney Dutton
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Why customer service soft skills training  doesn't have to be so hard

Why customer service soft skills training doesn't have to be so hard

Teaching people how to be more understanding, kind, and charismatic isn't as hard as you think...

Courtney Dutton, 5 min read
Courtney Dutton
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Forgot something? It's not your fault – it's the forgetting curve

Forgot something? It's not your fault – it's the forgetting curve

School seems like so long ago, and everything you learnt has disappeared. Our brains have a forgetting curve. Lucky for you, there's a way to reset it.

Courtney Dutton, 4 min read
Courtney Dutton
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Instructional design – what it is and how to do it right

Instructional design – what it is and how to do it right

Instructional Design has a few problems: the limitations of Powerpoint, the failings of most education systems to impart knowledge in a way that helps anybody actually learn. However, perhaps it's biggest problem is that...

Courtney Dutton, 5 min read
Courtney Dutton
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The gift and the burden of continuous learning

The gift and the burden of continuous learning

Continuous learning is how you keep your mind sharp and your career progressing (and it may even ward of the robotic revolution for a while, too).

Courtney Dutton, 3 min read
Courtney Dutton
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AI can speed up your learning, but will it save you time?

AI can speed up your learning, but will it save you time?

Artificial Intelligence has a lot of promise for increasing our productivity. The question is though, does increased efficiency mean increased leisure time?

Courtney Dutton, 4 min read
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If you're not measuring your learning, you're not Learning

If you're not measuring your learning, you're not Learning

If you're wanting to actually learn from your learning, you might have to do a bit more than skim through the content and then never look at it again.

Courtney Dutton, 3 min read
Courtney Dutton
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How to stop (sans) forgetting what you've read

How to stop (sans) forgetting what you've read

What if I said I could improve your reading memory by simply changing your font? By adding desirable difficultly to reading Sans Forgetica does just that!

Joel Smith, 2 min read
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