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Hiring Trainers: Overcoming the Challenges

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You need a trainer that's right for your business. Not as easy as you'd think, is it? There are all manner of challenges facing training companies today, but resourcing a trainer involves asking plenty of hard questions about your organisation and your offerings (and maybe even a little soul-searching).

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Why Offer Online Course Booking?

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There's not much you can't buy online these days - from the latest movies to healthy snacks - but when it comes to online course bookings, it's a pretty chequered field in the training industry. For every training company offering quick course search and easy check-out with multiple payment options, others firmly stick to putting all courses into an online PDF, requiring the learner to make a call or send an enquiry email.

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7 Tips for Surviving in a Competitive Training Industry

Each year, the training world seems to get just a little bit more competitive, doesn't it? That's certainly the view of 42% of those we surveyed in our Training Industry Benchmark Report (get it right here), who claimed that the biggest challenge to running a successful training business was increased competition. How can you combat against the rising tide of rivals?

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How Training Companies Can Turn Learners into Brand Ambassadors

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How do you market your business, courses and brand? Some of the business is driven by referrals, you've tinkered with social media advertising and Google's remarketing banners - but still, something's missing. Brand ambassadors. 

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Reputation, Referrals and Remarketing: How Training Companies Can Ensure Repeat Bookings

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How do you drum up business? How does your company stand out from the crowd? If you’re anything like the training organisations we surveyed for our Training Industry Benchmark Report 2017, then you probably feel that the most effective marketing methods are… Reputation and referrals.

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9 Tips Training Professionals Need to Know About Social Media Marketing

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In our recent Training Industry Benchmark Report 2017, we revealed that the biggest challenge facing training professionals is successfully marketing courses in an increasingly competitive industry. Little wonder, when you consider that reputation and referrals are still thought of as the most effective ways to market courses, while digital marketing tools like Google Ads and SEO are woefully under-appreciated.

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Training Industry Benchmark Report 2017 – Where Do You Rank?

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Do you know what percentage of training companies welcome Brexit? How many possess an optimistic financial outlook? What your peers believe is the most effective tool to generate business?

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Ransomware: What It Is and How to Protect Yourself Against It

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Was your computer one of the estimated 200,000 machines that were left debilitated by last week’s global cyber-attack by ransomware known as ‘WannaCry’? Did you even know that ‘ransomware’ was a thing, and would you know what to do if your computer ever came under attack?

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6 Essential Metrics You Need to Grow Your Training Business

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Is your training making a difference? We’re not just living in a data-driven world anymore; we’re data-soaked, and experts reckon that around 90% of the information swirling around was created in the last couple of years. And, used correctly, that data offers an unrivaled opportunity for training companies to enhance their course offerings and increase their bottom line.

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What Defines a Technology Leader? [Biggest Challenges Revealed]

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Turing. Jobs. Gates. It’s names like these that one tends to think as leaders in technology. Big names. World-changing names. The names of visionaries who made technology the dominating superpower it is today. Musk. Bezos. Wozniak. Don’t want to forget them!

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