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Should You Worry About People Cheating in Your Online Training Program?

Testing is a critical component of any online certification program. It’s how you evaluate the extent to which your learners have mastered the course materials and judge whether or not they’re qualified for certification.

December 14, 2017 0
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4 Reasons to Incorporate Certification into Employee Training

Any business knows the challenges of effectively recruiting, training, and retaining reliable employees. After all, that’s the purpose the entire human resources department. Nonetheless, growing a satisfied and efficient workforce is still a challenge for many businesses.

December 12, 2017 0
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6 Ways to Organize Course Content to Make It More Memorable

As an online educator, you know that the success of your course rests in the experience of your learners. If your learners find your material confusing or hard to understand, it’s unlikely their frustration will translate to good reviews.

December 5, 2017 0
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How to Build an Online Community for Your Education Program

We often speak of the convenience of online education as being one of its main advantages. Learners don’t have to commute to class, they can work at their own pace, and they can spend as much time reviewing lectures as they need in order to master the material.

November 30, 2017 0
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How Seminars and Live Events Build Your Certification Course

Seminars and conferences have long formed the backbone of professional networking events. They are considered valuable opportunities to learn, network with influencers, and socialize with peers.

November 28, 2017 0
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How a Free Certification Course Can Help Grow Your Program

You’ve recently developed a certification course, but you’re having trouble attracting learners. You know there’s market interest because other businesses offer similar courses, but you don’t know how to draw attention to yours.

November 21, 2017 0
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5 Ways to Stand Out from the Competition With Your Online Course

Online certification courses are becoming ever more popular among learners and providers alike. And as the market continues to grow, it becomes more competitive. Here are five ways you can be competitive in your market.

November 16, 2017 0
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How Continuing Education Webinars Build Your Certification Course

As a continuing education course provider, you’ve probably spent countless hours revisiting your certification courses, looking for ways to make them better. It’s not just about holding your own against the competition.

November 14, 2017 0
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5 Course Ideas for Online Retail Certification

The struggles of the retail industry are well-chronicled. From the challenges of competing online against Amazon to the expenses of managing a brick-and-mortar location, retail businesses are hungry for anything that might help them stay competitive.

November 9, 2017 0
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How to Avoid the Hidden Costs of your Certification Program

You have your certification course all planned out. You’ve created the course content, written a promotion plan, and researched your market. All you have to do now is settle on the right supporting software, upload your content, and launch your site.

November 7, 2017 0