Letting the Web Guide Web-Based Training Trends

What do you think are the biggest differences between most websites and most corporate web-based training (WBT)? I know it seems absurd. Web-based training obviously lives on the web. That said, I see us (our profession) making this differentiation all the time. Sometimes we may even think we know better than the web, don’t we?…

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It’s All Thanks to You

While we now think of Thanksgiving as a time to be with those we love as we sink into a food coma, its origins are a little more complicated. It wasn’t until Honest Abe was trying to help unite the North and South that he declared Thanksgiving a national holiday in 1863, as a way…

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Allen Communication Named Top Training Company for Improving Business Performance through Gamification

Allen’s innovative gaming approaches, paired with award-winning custom content and learning portal capabilities, are making learning programs memorable, actionable, and repeatable for top brands across all major industries. SALT LAKE CITY (November 10, 2014) – Allen Communication (Allen), a leader in learning and development, is helping organizations make wise and measurable investments with their training…

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Allen Develops Global Brand Education Program for HP

Drawing on innovative techniques in gamification and personalized learning, Allen is building brand education programs for organizations to effectively improve the customer experience. SALT LAKE CITY (October 28, 2014) Allen Communication Learning Services (Allen)—expert in learning and performance development, has created a brand education program for HP, a leader in global technology products and services.…

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Learning with Gamification: Pairing a Powerful Business Vision with the Right Design Strategy

From our past blogs, many of our visitors are aware that Allen has put a stake in the ground on helping companies use their brand for corporate and consumer education. As a recap, we believe that to be effective in the area of brand education it’s important to mesh marketing best practices with deep instructional…

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O.C. Tanners’ Appreciation Experience Course Earns Platinum Best Of Show Award

Groundbreaking Program Teaches How to Achieve Business Success Through a Cultural Shift in Favor of Employee Appreciation SALT LAKE CITY (Sept. 23, 2014)—O.C. Tanner, a leading developer of employee recognition strategies and reward programs, has received an Aurora Award for its one-of-a-kind, global recognition training course, the Appreciation Experience. The Appreciation Experience was honored with…

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