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. 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. Experience plays a crucial role when choosing an offshore partner.

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E-Learning Provocateur

I’m referring to “soft skills” such as communicating your findings to your target audience (storytelling), hitting your mark (empathy) and motivating them to change (influencing). In a past life I worked with a fellow named Jim who was very good at what he did.

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6 Reasons Why Blended Learning Is Becoming a Trend


It refers to an education program that combines teaching methods of the traditional classroom and online learning. For instance, organizations operating off-shore rigs can’t spare crews for weeks or months to attend training. Off-shore rig operators can take part in conventional distance or elearning initiatives. In the past decade, technology-driven learning is adopted by organizations to support different learning requirements and varied audiences.

Core Oil and Gas companies who adopted Virtual reality for their challenges


For Reference: Saudi Aramco: The VR Simulation. Royal Dutch Shell is integrating virtual reality for deepwater protection exercise to its workforce placed at the Malikai project, offshore Malaysia. For References: Virtual reality prepares drilling teams for real-life challenges.

7 Factors to Consider While Outsourcing Publishing Services

Hurix Digital

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? Reduced Costs : Outsourcing to an offshore publishing services provider can drastically reduce the costs involved. 7 Pointers to Choosing the Right Offshore Publishing Services Provider. Check References and Samples.

Department of Justice indicts Australian company for million-dollar bribes to Iraqi officials

GRC Solutions

According to the DoJ, back in 2010, senior executives at Leighton Offshore had targeted construction jobs in Iraq that were worth up to $2 billion. If Leighton’s bid to win the work were successful, it was envisaged that the brothers would win millions of dollars in commissions – enough for Unaoil to pay off corrupt officials within the oil ministry of Baghdad and the government’s South Oil Company.

Why Outsourcing May Be Right for Your Organization and 4 Tips for Success

Beyond Campus Innovations

Outsourcing is often associated with offshoring, but they are two different phenomenon. Offshoring occurs when U.S. Some experts now refer to outsourcing as “domestic sourcing” to better convey the difference. One reason some companies are choosing to outsource domestically, rather than offshore, is time zone and cultural understanding. Why Outsourcing May Be Right for Your Organization and 4 Tips for Success.

Top 6 Due Diligence Checklists for Hiring Outsource Partner!

Your Training Edge

This refers to third-party contracts in order to perform some specific or all of the business functions. Legal terms form the primary aspect of cooperation, especially when it comes to considering an offshore company for outsourcing. When you are looking for offshore outsourcing options, it is imperative that you understand the need for relatedness to your business culture.

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? References of clients in your domain with similar requirements. You probably take the help of the Internet and Google to look for a good corporate training company. But you see that all the websites claim the same – decades of experience, highly qualified team, globally dispersed workforce and what not. This might even be true in most of the cases.

The Right Mix: Using Media in e-Learning


Refer to our previous post on tips on developing impactful graphics for e-learning ). Rupal is a media expert with over 15 years of experience in Media and E-Learning industry includes working on products and projects for training development with Indian and offshore clients. Technology is always the backbone when developing e-learning content.

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Is Outsourcing eLearning Content Development Right For You?

EI Design

In this article, I begin with the start point, that is, identification of the need to outsource (the triggers) with which you begin the hunt for an onshore or offshore partner. Meanwhile, do refer to my earlier articles that cover various facets of outsourcing eLearning content development. If you are reading this article, you are probably evaluating outsourcing of eLearning content development or are looking at alternatives for your existing outsourcing approach.

3 Tips To Achieve Effective General Data Protection Regulation Training


In the scramble for compliance , it is important not to lose sight of what GDPR really is: A privacy law that aims to protect European Union citizens as their data is handled, even if processed offshore. In comparison to a one-off, face–to-face training session, an eLearning course can also become a reference tool learners can review on an ongoing basis to refresh their GDPR knowledge.

Back to the Future

The Learning Circuits

Clark Aldrich, in his insightful blog several months ago, said "As I work with organizations in developing e-learning, I am increasingly aware of dead elephants in the room, large reference points that we have to avoid because we can't wrap our minds around them.” He then went on to give several examples, where we talk about one thing (the traditional approaches and methods), and do not bring up the related Dead Elephants of e-learning (the new, innovative tools and techniques).

Why You Should Outsource E-learning to India

CommLab India

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. Look for companies with a strong clientele and maximum positive references. Developing your e-learning course in-house might seem like a good idea. However, course development can be a complicated process, involving many intricate technicalities.

S/4HANA – 10 Things To Do in Phase Zero


Take the time to train in the Agile Methodology approach before you set off on S / 4HANA implementation. Shifting your organizational mindset from Waterfall to Agile before you begin will allow you to kick-off and drive forward more quickly. If you are considering offshore models for any project-related tasks, consider the available time of your SMEs here too. Reference Managers. • S / 4HANA – 10 Things To Do in Phase Zero.

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The Contours of of Times: Information, Knowledge, & Wisdom

Big Dog, Little Dog

Linear thinking gets you to a certain point, then you need some imagination to give it a good kick in the rear-end so you can start off in a new direction. Eliot's The Rock (1934) Shortly after the offshoring and outsourcing began making headline news, I heard someone say that since we went through the information age, and now that we are losing in the Knowledge Age, then it was time to go to the next one on the list -- wisdom.