Dynamic Learning Made Simple

| June 3, 2019

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Want to reduce employee turnover and improve engagement? Today’s workforce is looking for more than your standard pay and benefits package. For many, that means training and development.

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Competentum Group

Competentum Group is a recognized industry leader with over 25 years in the global EdTech market covering North America and Europe. With a world-class team of subject matter experts, Competentum develops award-winning, high-quality EdTech solutions and content for corporate and academic markets.Competentum was founded in 1993 by Dr. Natalia Soboleva, and is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner with Independent Software Vendor (ISV) and Information Worker (IW) certification competencies. Competentum had developed education software for clients such as Pearson Education, Cengage Learning, Macmillan Publishers, McGraw-Hill Education, John Wiley & Sons, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and many more.

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Why e-learning is key to building disaster-proof education

Article | March 18, 2020

We’re only three months into 2020, yet the world has already witnessed enough challenging times to last for the entire year: the massive bushfires in Australia, the volcano eruption and the earthquake in the Philippines, the floods in Jakarta, the powerful storms in the US and Western Europe and, of course, the coronavirus pandemic. I live and teach in the Philippines, a country that is also affected by typhoons about 20 times a year, by monsoon rains that cause flooding and also by man-made disasters such as armed conflicts in some regions. I may be exposed to more disasters than the average educator, but believe me when I say, there are no winners in these situations. Every aspect of life can be — and usually is — negatively impacted by natural disasters. Education makes no exception.

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IT Trends to Watch as Higher Education Moves into a New Decade

Article | February 13, 2020

With the new year — and a new decade — underway, three key trends will continue to take hold in higher education. The conversation about digital transformation is shifting from “What is it?” to “How do we do it?” Campus leaders are rethinking the user experience in response to competition, financial pressure and a growing expectation that technology be optimized to improve education, boost productivity and simplify operations. As part of that quest, artificial intelligence is emerging as a multipurpose timesaver. AI-driven chatbots field questions about classes, admissions and help desk support. Other AI-powered applications enhance learning and help faculty develop more engaging lessons.

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AR Vs. VR: 7 Tips To Choose The Best Immersive Learning Approach

Article | June 17, 2020

Every workday brings the opportunity to expand their experience and build vital skills. However, this shouldn’t compromise your brand image or lead to compliance penalties. So, how do you encourage them to take risks and learn from them without putting your profits in peril? The solution is AR or VR training to immerse them in the situation and identify performance gaps. In some cases, both IT techniques are suitable for boosting engagement, interactivity, and real-world application. These 7 tips can help you choose the best immersive learning approach for your online training strategy. Is VR or AR training the right fit for employee preferences, L&D objectives, and budgetary constraints?

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Teachers Teach: Content, Online Tools, Assessment

Article | March 19, 2020

As we take overall precautions to protect ourselves and loved ones, something amazing is happening in education. We are in a time of opportunity to see different approaches for learning and using different tools and resources for students to gain access to new knowledge. Even though the approach and locations have shifted, teachers are still teaching because teachers are exemplars in adaptation.

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Competentum Group

Competentum Group is a recognized industry leader with over 25 years in the global EdTech market covering North America and Europe. With a world-class team of subject matter experts, Competentum develops award-winning, high-quality EdTech solutions and content for corporate and academic markets.Competentum was founded in 1993 by Dr. Natalia Soboleva, and is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner with Independent Software Vendor (ISV) and Information Worker (IW) certification competencies. Competentum had developed education software for clients such as Pearson Education, Cengage Learning, Macmillan Publishers, McGraw-Hill Education, John Wiley & Sons, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and many more.

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