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Microlearning

Microlearning

Microlearning is one of the single most effective strategies that organisations can use to increase learning and retention of knowledge. Here at Smartwork Creative we’ve seen strong results that demonstrate the effectiveness of microlearning strategies. We recommend... read more
Seven eLearning Trends for 2017

Seven eLearning Trends for 2017

With the year of training underway, we thought it a good time to look ahead to the key trends we see taking place over the next 18 months. 1. Learning Portals. Focused responsive portals that offer a range of assets for formal learning. Performance Support Tools,... read more
Rich media, fixed layout EPUB

Rich media, fixed layout EPUB

Create dynamic and engaging eBooks with rich imagery and elaborate layout that is ready to publish digitally. A small snippet can be seen here. This cookbook sample page includes interactivity such as: buttons to detailed ingredients and method page clickable... read more

August Breakfast

 August Want an insight into studio life? We thought we’d share one of our weekly breakfast meetings with you... read more
Learning Analytics

Learning Analytics

Training is in a state of flux, some organisations are reducing budgets, while others are looking at how to train staff while reducing off-site time.  The nature of instructor-led training is changing too.  New learning technologies are informing instructors... read more
Learning Definitions

Learning Definitions

MLearning, micro-learning, mobile apps, interactive video, social learning, personalised learning. On our trails, we have discovered that these terms can get a bit confusing. So, we’ve done the dictionary thing which we hope will help clarify the terms a little.... read more
Learning Behaviour

Learning Behaviour

With learning and development, it all boils down to behaviour change. No matter how beautifully designed a course is, or how spectacular the technologies are, if there isn’t a change in the learner’s behaviours, the course amounts to nothing more than a feel-good... read more

How to improve retail KPI’s with eLearning

When it comes to retail, education is critical.  Retail is known for its high staff turnover, but that is not the only concern.  The internet has made bricks-and-mortar shoppers more knowledgeable and has consequently put pressure on staff to keep up to speed.... read more
Have you heard of Scribing?

Have you heard of Scribing?

Yeap, it’s just like when only the priests could read and write. Before the people could read and the chap with the quill and parchment was called a scribe. He was the recorder – of stories, myths, gospel and history. Evolution has happened yet again – and... read more
Presenting at the IBBY World Congress 2016

Presenting at the IBBY World Congress 2016

It was a surreal experience to present at the IBBY World Congress on the 18th of August 2016 at the Aotea Centre. The organisers put together an amazing event with so much choice for all participants. We were lucky to have such a good turn out to our presentation on... read more