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Pasco County Fire Rescue, Vector Solutions Host Truck Pull to Benefit Fallen Firefighters

The first annual charity truck pull is in honor of Draper City Fire Rescue’s Battalion Chief Matt Burchett, who died fighting a wildfire in California.   Read the full story here.

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Storytelling in Safety Training

There are many reasons to add storytelling to your current safety training mix. For starters, learners are less likely to tune out of training that is diverse in approach, and that diversity aids retention and comprehension. In addition, when people listen to a story, they often become active participants in the storytelling. They identify with […]

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34 Showcase Sponsors to Participate and Present at Learning 2018

Thirty-four Showcase Sponsors Announced for Elliott Masie’s Learning 2018, to be held at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort in Orlando November 4-7, 2018.…   Read the full story here.

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Career Path Planning: Leveraging Your Online Learning to Reach Short- And Long-Term Goals

Career Path Planning: Leveraging Your Online Learning to Reach Short- And Long-Term Goals This is a guest post by Victoria Zambito, SVP of Content & Communications, Vector Solutions For most of us – all of us, arguably – adulthood sneaks up on us and ensnares us in its inherent ‘busyness.’ We fall quickly and unknowingly […]

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Workforce Development: How EdTech Is Bridging the Skills Gap and Automating Long-Term Career Growth

September 21, 2018 Victoria Zambito – 3 min read Technology has become a fundamental development tool. From online learning to mobile apps, educational technology has never been as important to supporting performance as it is now, both on the job, where it has immediate, real-time applications, and over time, with online certification programs, for example. Technology […]

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AR, VR and 3-D can make workers better: technology boosts retention and brings blended learning into the digital age

By Jeffrey Dalto Technology is changing the way we learn. It’s changing how trainers can assist employees before a job is performed, while an employee is working and throughout an employee’s career arc. Read the full story here.

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2018 EMERGING TRAINING LEADER WINNERS

Training magazine Announces the 25 Winners of Its 2018 Emerging Training Leaders Awards. Training magazine named the winners of its 2018 Emerging Training Leaders awards, recognizing 25 training professionals who inspired and engaged their organizations with exceptional leadership skills, business acumen, and innovation. The winners have been in the industry for two to 10 years and […]

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PREVENTING CANCER IN THE FIRE INDUSTRY

Firefighting is dangerous. Everyone appreciates the perils of this valiant profession and the bravery our everyday heroes exhibit each time they run into a burning building. What everyone hadn’t understood until more recently, however, was the fact firefighters face an additional threat beyond flames, smoke, and heat. That threat is cancer, which is now considered […]

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Virtual Reality Emerging As A Training Tool In The Fire Service

The dangers of firefighting make it unfriendly to the concept of the learning curve. Before they put their lives on the line, firefighters should have knowledge and experience. But gaining knowledge and experience in the firefighting environment presents its own dangers. Virtual reality (VR) is an emerging tool for training in the fire service. Recreating […]

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11 Principles Of eLearning: Demystified And Applied

For maximum impact, courses should be strategically designed with a combination of Instructional Design principles. But to effectively apply these principles, you must first have a clear understanding of their influence. Here, we demystify 11 of them. The intrinsic value of eLearning—its limitless accessibility, applications, and advancements—can’t be overstated. Learners from classrooms to corporations have […]

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