Five Reasons Why Software Vendors need a Training Partner

1. Your Business is Software Development, not Training or Support As an Independent Software Vendor (ISV) the continuous development of your software product(s) or application(s) is a balancing act between the development of new features and functions that keep you ahead of the competition, and the continuous investment in resources necessary to achieve this goal. […]

Is there still life in UPK?

If, as an organisation, you have invested in Oracle User Productivity Kit (UPK) for the development of your learning content, you may, understandably, be concerned by Oracle’s announcement that UPK Support is being withdrawn. Despite the recent announcement that Premier UPK Support will now continue until December 2022, development in the tool will be limited […]

engage process mapping

The importance of Process Mapping in eLearning Design

Although Larmer Brown has been involved in more content development projects than I can begin to remember, developing the actual content is a small proportion of what we do. Identifying and recording the correct process (process mapping) often presents our biggest challenge!End to end processes, usually combining a new or upgraded system, result in a change in […]

Building an eLearning Business Case

The True Cost of eLearning

Building an eLearning Business Case Engaging with the Project can be tricky.  The culture, politics and hierarchy have to be taken into account.  The eLearning Business Case for a Business As Usual (BAU) Team (generally comprising Learning and Development or Training personnel) is strong, but only once the Project has gone live.  From a BAU perspective the […]

eLearning to Mobile Learning

From eLearning to Mobile Learning, but would we still prefer to learn in the classroom?

Only 10 years ago the challenge for those deploying training via eLearning was PC and internet technologies, with screen resolution and broadband speed being two of the biggest hurdles. As we sought a more flexible work/life balance laptops were slowly introduced. Laptops in turn have brought their own complexities in terms of remote connection and […]