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7 Expert Quotes To Transform the Way You Run Your Training Business

We’re always on the hunt for new ways to expand and improve…well, everything, really – from what we do to how we do it. So, when our Managing Director, Dave Evans, jetted off to the annual SaaSTr Annual event in sunny San Francisco, I took the opportunity to pick his brains. 

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What is a Training Management System?

A training management system (TMS) is all-in-one software that automates administrative duties and helps organise and schedule courses, resources and trainers. Functions typically include collating business reports, awarding certificates, generating invoices and sending marketing communications. A TMS can be used for all course delivery types and enables training providers to take greater control over their entire operation. 

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The 3 E's of Training Company Data: Efficient, Ethical, Effective

Data is everywhere. As we've pointed out before, IBM estimate that we collectively produce around 2.5 exabytes of data every day. That's 2.5 billion gigabytes; or 156,250,000 16GB iPods.

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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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7 Ways You Should Be Using Feedback To Enhance Courses And Grow Your Training Business

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‘It’s all part of the learning curve.’ How many times have you heard that? And how many times does that curve descent into a flat-line because someone in your organisation failed to take into account precisely what it was that was learnt in the first place?

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Measure Training Business Success With Effective Reporting

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What is a report? Given the recent controversy surrounding Oxford Dictionaries I thought it only suitable to get a definition straight from there. Oxford Dictionaries defines a report as to ‘give a spoken or written account of something that one has observed, heard, done, or investigated’. As businesses we all do it. But how do we know that we are doing it effectively and that we are using the information for maximum benefit?

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Training Management Software: What Companies Really Want

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It can get frustrating constantly being asked to take part in surveys. This week alone, I have been offered a card or a code by two retailers to provide feedback. However, as a Marketer I am fully aware of how important it is to gather information and the value that it can add for the consumer. 

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Measure Your Training Business Success

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It’s that time of year again, time to review the previous six months: what went well and what can be done better for the next half?  For anyone working in education, this time of year may signify the time to wind down.  However, it also provides a great opportunity for reflection before the summer ends and the chaos of the new academic year begins.

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How Can Feedback Improve Your Training Company?

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“How do I know if my training courses are actually successful?” The question that is on all training and learning and development professionals' lips. This post looks at tried and tested methods of gathering and utilising quality feedback as well as exploring the key differences between the traditional happy sheet and online surveys. Once good quality feedback has been gathered it is all about using it effectively to make improvements for delegates as well as to the bottom line.

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The Importance Of Feedback In Training Companies

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OK, so some times it might be hard to take, but we all know the truth: If you want to improve at something and be sure that you are performing at your very best, you need to accept some good old-fashioned honest feedback once in a while.      

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