Learn from the examples of entrepreneurs who’ve succeeded in these hot start-up areas By MATTHEW BANDYK November 13, 2008 America's economic future is uncertain. Unemployment is up sharply. Credit is tight. People are worried about their savings. So is it a great time to start a business? "Are you crazy?" might be the quick answer. But … Continue reading Best Small Businesses to Start
By Steve Rosenthal Online training is a valuable and cost-effective method for continuous educationand overall productivity enhancement that provides employees with well-rounded individuals and motivated employees dedicated to building the business. (See Training is Virtually a Mouse Click Away for an overview.)The benefits are astounding but here are eight key points to consider: 1. Convenient - As employees struggle to balance the … Continue reading Benefits of Online Training!
By Susan Ayers, eHow Contributor Retention There is a huge increase in the amount of information that is retained by students who are given the opportunity to practice what they are learning in the form of hands-on training. When students sit and listen passively in a lecture-style environment, they retain 20 percent of the information. When they … Continue reading Benefits of Hands-on Training?
The Designer's Guide to Marketing and Pricing How to Win Clients and What to Charge Them By Ilise Benun and Peleg Top Format: Paperback You'll Love This Book If: You're a graphic designer, either freelance or in a decision making position at a firm You need help pricing your work accurately You want to learn … Continue reading Designer’s Guide to Marketing and Pricing
Published in General Wednesday, 14 May 2014 22:10 One of the biggest challenges that eLearning professionals experience is demonstrating the return on investment (ROI) of their training programs. In order to attract project sponsors and to justify resources invested in the development of eLearning, projects need to prove that they deliver real benefit to an … Continue reading Assessing Return on Investment (ROI) of eLearning
By Susan M. Heathfield, About.com Guide Training Is Making an Investment in Your Employees The right employee training, development and education, at the right time, provides big payoffs for the employer in increased productivity, knowledge, loyalty, and contribution. Learn the approaches that will guarantee your training brings a return on your investment. The American Society for … Continue reading Training: Your Investment in People Development and Retention
By Allan Hoffman, Monster Tech Jobs Expert The position of Web designer may be the glamour job of the Web-development field. Others involved in Web projects, such as information architects and programmers, hold jobs that many people just don't understand. By comparison, Web designers are involved in creating the icons, images, navigational tools and other features … Continue reading Career Spotlight: Web Designer