Why Self-Directed Learning Is Trending (& Why That’s A Great Thing!)

From curbside pickups to online therapy and virtual assistants, we’re turning to tech to help us through the unprecedented challenge of a global pandemic that requires physical distancing. While we’ve seen the benefits – and been proponents of online learning for a long time – we’re excited to see more businesses and organizations embrace self-directed […]

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How COVID is Changing Corporate Training For Good

Of all the changes that have happened as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, one of the most drastic has been to our working lives. The dramatic and sudden shift to remote working has been both a challenge and an opportunity for our workplaces, and the same goes specifically for corporate training. Professional development, safety […]

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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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How To Take Professional Development Into Your Own Hands

In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, it’s easy to feel that life has been placed on hold. From daily life to family vacations to career aspirations, things have changed fast and the way forward is not yet clear. Well, we’re here to tell you that doesn’t mean you can’t make progress towards your career […]

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Top Tips For Transitioning to Online Learning

We’re obviously big fans of online learning, but, for those who are used to a traditional classroom environment, it can be quite an adjustment even in the best of times. Making that adjustment during a global pandemic, however, can seem very overwhelming and complex if you’re not sure where to start. Luckily, we’re here to […]

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Everything You Need To Know About A Cloud LMS

Imagine being told 10 years ago that nearly everything of any significance would exist in some nebulous ‘cloud’ somewhere far, far away.  It doesn’t sound crazy now but do you remember the first time you heard it – the first time someone tried, likely in vain, to explain the concept of storing all of your […]

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May Roundup: Best of Blogs

Let’s face it: It’s easy to miss things when you’re busy working, driving the kids around to school and practices, and catching up with family and friends over the weekend. Lucky for you, we’ve rounded up the top May blogs from the Vector Solutions team so that you can catch up on the latest news, […]

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The Rise of Video in eLearning

Let’s face it: Videos are popular. Really, really popular. eLearning and training notwithstanding, the personal and professional public at large seeks videos out at every opportunity – giving rise to video juggernauts like YouTube – forcing organizations to adopt more videos into their training. Why, you ask? Because, from instructor-led training interspersed with anecdotal or […]

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April Roundup: Best of Blogs

We were pretty busy this April. And we know you were too. That’s why we’ve rounded up the top blogs from across Vector Solutions – including ones from our Commercial, Education, and Public Sector teams. From safety to learning to mobile training to proposed changes to legislation, we’ve got it all covered. So sit back, […]

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VR vs. AR: What’s The Difference?

VR and AR and MR, oh my! Oh, and don’t forget XR, too. With how expeditiously technologies advance, it’s no small wonder that people are often more likely to relegate those acronyms to a veritable alphabet soup than anything even remotely resembling the English language. And even once they’re decoded, the difference between them – […]

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