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7 Ways Blended Learning Will Inspire You

August 28th, 2017

Micro-learning, eLearning, or blended learning – You’ve heard all of these buzzwords before, but do you know the difference between them? And most importantly, do you know which one is the most effective?Blended learning is a fancy way of saying that an educational program combines online digital media with traditional classroom teaching methods. Therefore, blended learning is a broader, more comprehensive approach...

3 Essential Steps to Long-Term Behavior Change

August 11th, 2017
Behavior Change is daunting like climbing a mountain.

Behavior change is very challenging, and—like climbing a mountain—requires a fair amount of physical and mental training. It almost always makes no difference if we have an intense desire for change.It also doesn't matter if the will for change is internal (such as changing your daily routine to do more sports to get in shape) or comes from external sources (when a doctor...

5 Trends in Channel Enablement

As the pace of digitalization accelerates, so too must channel enablement while constantly reinventing itself so that vendors and partners can keep an edge over their competitors. Every time technology has changed, the lingo and topics that enablement has focused on needed to change along with it.Back in the beginning, channel organizations only sought out trainers for a handful of topics and...

The Secrets of Enablement Event Planning

Event planning within large organizations can be a logistical nightmare. If you overlook or forget a tiny detail, chances are someone will complain about it. In the end, it almost always takes a lot more time and effort than you had expected.We sat down with Katrin Weiss, one of PDAgroup's enablement event planning experts, for an interview to find out her secret...