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Evidence-Based Training Methods and Spaced Learning (An Interview with Dr. Will Thalheimer)

In this article, we’re going to continue our ongoing series of interviews with Dr. Will Thalheimer, and we’ll be getting some tips for using spaced […]

ANSI/ASSE Z490.2 Update: A Key Definition

A little-known poet once asked “what’s in a name?” It’s not often that you get to refer to William Shakespeare and Romeo and Juliet when writing […]

Lifelong Learning & Learning to Learn (Arun Pradhan on Learning and the Jobs of the Future)

We’re pretty excited because Arun Pradhan, a self-described “learning geek,” a senior learning and performance consultant at DeakinCo., the winner of the Australian Institute of […]

Evidence-Based Training Methods and Smile Sheets (An Interview with Dr. Will Thalheimer)

It’s always a good idea to use training methods that are (1) based in evidence and proven to be effective and (2) focused on improving […]

9 Great Uses for Mobile Training at Work

Organizations are becoming increasingly interested in mobile training these days (also called mobile learning and M-learning). Which is great, because you can use mobile training […]

Tips for Combating the Training Forgetting Curve

In a recent article, we introduced you to the well-documented forgetting curve in training and explained that something called spaced practice can help reduce or even […]

Online Occupational Health and Safety Training Courses

Convergence Training’s online occupational health and safety training courses teach new employees important knowledge and skills while providing experienced employees a way to refresh their understanding […]

What is eLearning? How Can I Use It?

eLearning allows you to access training material online rather than in a traditional classroom setting. This makes eLearning more convenient because you can complete the […]

Spaced Practice: How to Use Refresher Training to Improve Worker Performance

The human brain is amazing. And so are the human abilities to learn new information and skills, remember them, and later retrieve and use them when […]

What is Visual Learning? Identifying and Understanding the Benefits of Visual Learning

Humans are visual creatures. Going back a bit in time, vision was important to us on the African savanna to recognize predators and find food. […]

Training Workers to Use Software Systems with Screen Recording Software Programs

Computer software systems are all around us, and we use them a lot. We use them a lot in our personal lives. For example, Facebook […]

Writing True/False, Matching, Drag and Drop, and Short-Answer Questions for Workforce Training Tests

Recently we’ve written a series of articles about writing effective test questions for workforce training assessment. We hope you’ve found the series interesting and helpful. […]