eLearning Outsourcing: Why Consider It?

Upside Learning

Some months back I had posted (based on a research report by ValueNotes ) about eLearning outsourcing to India doing well and looking to grow handsomely in next 3-4 years. With over 100 clients in 12 countries, Upside Learning has been offering offshore based eLearning outsourcing development services and solutions for 6 years. Last year we were recognized as an emerging leader in training outsourcing. This post deals with the benefits of eLearning outsourcing.

Outsourcing of Learning – Good, Bad, Challenges & Opportunities

Learning Cafe

The basic idea behind outsourcing parts non core business processes is that it can be done better and more cost effectively by outside vendors or suppliers, allowing the organisation to focus on what is important (core competence). Off-shoring happens when the outsourced work is done by workforce is a different country due to cost differential or better capabilities. Outsourcing in learning and training has been around for a long time.

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7 Factors to Consider While Outsourcing Publishing Services

Hurix Digital

One such practice that has often been widely discussed and debated is outsourcing. Why should companies in the publishing business outsource their projects wholly or partially to offshore firms that offer publishing services ? And what is the best way to find the right offshore publishing services provider? Why Should You Outsource Publishing Services? As is the case with most other industries, outsourcing publishing services also has a number of advantages.

Advantages of Outsourcing to Indian E-learning Partners [Infographic]

CommLab India

Do you intend to outsource your e-learning project? So, what makes India the preferred destination for outsourcing e-learning projects? The answer is, when you outsource your needs to reputed off-shore e-learning organizations in India, you benefit in many ways. Learn When to Outsource and How Much it Will Cost Through Our Calculator. Related Posts E-learning Outsourcing – Free E-book Why is India the Hub of E-learning Outsourcing?

6 Tips for a Successful Offshore E-learning Partnership

CommLab India

Many of them are opting to outsource their e-learning design and development requirements to an offshore vendor. Outsourcing your e-learning requirements brings you many benefits. An offshore company with expertise in e-learning development will give you instant access to a panel of experts who will help your e-learning initiative. Since an offshore company will be working closely with you, it is important to build rapport and develop a successful partnership.

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6 Best Practices for an Effective Offshore E-learning Partnership [Infographic]

CommLab India

Many organizations are opting to outsource their e-learning projects to offshore vendors. An offshore company with expertise in e-learning development will give you instant access to a panel of experts who will help your e-learning initiative. It is important to build rapport with the vendor and develop a successful partnership. Hope it helps you build a healthy relationship with your vendor. eLearning Design eLearning Outsourcing

Why You Should Outsource E-learning to India

CommLab India

Outsourcing the development of e-learning courses is the way to go for most organizations. With outsourcing, you don’t have to deal with staffing issues. By utilizing the time-zone difference between your country and the offshore e-learning vendor, you can significantly reduce the development time, resulting in quicker turnarounds. It is tried and tested that outsourcing can make your training development a smoother process. eLearning Design outsource eLearnin

Outsourcing the translation of your e-learning courses? Get the prep work right

CommLab India

Are you thinking of outsourcing the translation? As an e-learning vendor with 15 years of experience and translation expertise, we at CommLab suggest you outsource your translation services to a vendor who has the required expertise to produce multiple language versions of e-learning courses. Outsourcing the translation of your e-learning courses will not only save costs but also give you access to a pool of translators with domain expertise.

Emerging technologies & challenges in e-Learning content creation: Global resourcing to rescue

G-Cube

Off-the-Shelf e-Learning content publishers, technology-driven training providers, and everybody in the e-Learning space is under pressure to maintain the pace of content design & development on the new platforms at the same cost. have chosen to utilize the globally available resources and selectively outsourced the e-Learning content development (in full or in parts) to partners beyond their geographies.

Integrating Social Learning in the Workplace

ID Reflections

Nor can one be sent off to attend a class on social learning. The history of outsourcing to off-shoring to automation is now well known. Organizations fell prey to the vendors of social platforms believing that technology could solve the problem. I have been writing about social learning and its related concepts – communities of practices , working out loud and skills for the networked world for quite some time now.

How to Select the Right Corporate Training Company for E-learning Development

CommLab India

What do you do when you wish to outsource your e-learning project to an offshore online corporate training company? But you need a vendor who will be able to provide the right solution to your training need and how do you identify this vendor? Proper communication between you and the vendor’s team plays a key role in the development of the right e-learning solution that meets your needs. Learn When to Outsource and How Much it Will Cost Through Our Calculator.

Integrating Social Learning In The Workplace

Learnnovators

Nor can one be sent off to attend a class on social learning. The history of outsourcing to off-shoring to automation is now well known. Organizations fell prey to the vendors of social platforms believing that technology could solve the problem. I have been writing about social learning and its related concepts – communities of practices , working out loud and skills for the networked world for quite some time now.

Lost in Translation

Big Dog, Little Dog

Although this article, Lost in Translation , from CIO magazine is about outsourcing, it has plenty of lessons for the succeful transfer of knowlege within an organization The successful transfer of knowledge to an offshore vendor everything from programming expertise to what users expect from a system can make or break a project. "Total knowledge transfer is impossible, in large part because knowledge is geographically sensitive."

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Shared Services between Institutions Manish Gupta - e-Learning Predictions for 2011 Live Online Training to Grow in India Birth of Motion Controlled Learning & Interactivity Performance Support Tools to Gain Adoption Outsourcing to Continue Growing Gaming to Gain Momentum LMS’s to Remain Primary Delivery Mechanism for e-Learning Glenn Hansen's 2011 predictions - 2011 - the year of collaboration Collaboration tools such as micro-blogging software (e.g.

INTEGRATING SOCIAL LEARNING IN THE WORKPLACE

Learnnovators

Nor can one be sent off to attend a class on social learning. The history of outsourcing to off-shoring to automation is now well known. Organizations fell prey to the vendors of social platforms believing that technology could solve the problem. I have been writing about social learning and its related concepts – communities of practices , working out loud and skills for the networked world for quite some time now.

The CLO’s Critical Role: Nine Areas for Action

CLO Magazine

This strategy involves a significant use of outsourcing, offshoring, temporary contract employees and sometimes hiring fully competent individuals so that no additional training and development is needed. Performance consultants must be able to hand off non-learning solutions to others or develop the capability to deliver them. Finally, the use of suppliers and vendors often is combined with internal resources to develop some programs internally and outsource others.

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Back to the Future

The Learning Circuits

The trends towards off-shoring, outsourcing, downsizing and capsizing indicate that by 2008 there will be about 45,000 of us left. As an outside vendor, our influence and impact upon corporate decision making, with regard to education and training, will be minimized. As Godfrey Parkin said, we will be even more marginalized, our ideas for innovation and new approaches even more discounted, and our primary role will be as project managers of outsourced contracts.