August Roundup: Best of Blogs

The monthly blog roundup is BACK! After a brief hiatus to focus on helping our customers and communities stay safe and healthy during the COVID pandemic, we are excited to bring our roundups back so we can share the latest and greatest news from across the Vector family. Enjoy! Vector Solutions: How to Improve Your […]

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How To Improve Your Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Practices in eLearning Courses

An Interview with Vector’s Director of Content Design, Laureen Palmisano Ranz When we consider how to optimize our courses, we talk a lot about tactics like analytics and course authoring tools, but one of the most critical components to every course we create here at Vector Solutions is diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I). Too often, […]

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5 Perks of Using Analytics To Set Your Organization’s Performance Benchmarks

We’ve all heard the sayings: “if you can measure it, you can manage it,” or, even better, “if you can’t measure it, it doesn’t exist.” Even if you wouldn’t take it quite that far, there’s no arguing that data is a huge part of maximizing performance across our organizations and certainly within eLearning. That said, […]

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A New Vector Solutions Logo Reflects Added Dimension of Solutions

Change is good. It signifies progress and advancement. At Vector Solutions, we’re not afraid of change. From acquisitions of new companies and brands to the introduction of new products and solutions, we have a tenacity for embracing new technology.  This focus is to bring our clients more.  More innovation. More resources and solutions that are critical […]

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Back-To-School Safety in 2020: Leveraging Technology To Keep Students Safe

In years past, our back-to-school safety posts focused on helping prepare parents and educators for welcoming students safely back to school. This year, we are facing a new type of danger in schools: COVID-19. With so much uncertainty about how opening schools will impact the spread of the virus, keeping children and teachers safe at […]

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Top Reasons to Test Your Online Courses for Quality Assurance (QA)

You did it: you created an amazing, information-packed course that learners are going to love. They will love it…right? That little voice in your head that’s questioning a section or unsure about the visuals is called “Quality Assurance” (QA) and you should definitely listen to that voice!  QA is a critical component to course architecture […]

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How To Build Great Leaders In Your Organization

So often, companies immediately turn to external hiring to fill a leadership position. But cultivating leaders internally has a lot of advantages; you know their performance history, you know they get your culture (or don’t!) and you are well-aware that a focus on career development can help recruit top talent. After all, it matters to […]

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Common Pitfalls To Avoid When Modernizing Your eLearning Content

From tech to fashion, people are constantly adapting to changes in trends. Your training content is no different. Content modernization means you’re delivering content to learners in the way they want to consume it, using the latest trends and technology to boost retention and outcomes and make learning more engaging. Unsurprisingly, there are some common […]

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How to Self-Evaluate Your Mental Health in Your “New Normal”

While much of the discussion around the coronavirus has focused on ways to protect our physical health and well-being, the effects of the virus on our mental health should not be overlooked. In fact, a recent joint study from Harvard Medical School and the University of North Carolina School of Medicine found that more than […]

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Benefits of 3D Animation in eLearning

As any one who was ever a kid who put on those red and blue glasses knows, 3D is just plain awesome! While entertainment really harnessed the power of 3D, the training industry has realized that it can also be an incredibly useful learning tool. By incorporating 3D animations, learners have the opportunity to visualize […]

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