New to E-learning?

Louise Cox Blog, e-learning

Are you an e-learning newbie? Have no fear – here is a comprehensive summary of what e-learning is, how it can be used, and why it is so important. Definition: Electronic Learning – learning via an electronic platform e.g. desktop computer, tablet, mobile. Brief summary: E-learning, in a very basic description, is online learning. It is used by businesses across …

5 things you need to know when
writing for multi-device

Louise Cox Blog, Responsive

Guest blogger Rachel Wright discusses the importance of flexible writing skills when writing for multi-device. The way that content is presented on screen has become ever more important over recent years, and now it is equally as important as the actual information you are trying to get across. We’ve all been through the painful experience of zooming, scrolling and swiping …

Why is dying so hard?!

Louise Cox Blog, Louise

In the past few weeks it has come to light that too many people are dying without dignity. Why is it that we find dying so hard? And what is a good death? “I am not afraid of dying, I just don’t want to be there when it happens” – Woody Allen   A recent study (Ombudsman service report)  has …

Why I will vote

Louise Cox Blog, Louise

My personal thanks to you Emily, Elizabeth, Emmeline, Ada… and all those like you for making this happen I was in a meeting recently, explaining to a client why his company should use Kiln’s services. It was a tough and challenging meeting and it felt like I was on Dragon’s Den, with questions about Kiln’s turnover, projections for the next …

gomo Workshop Success for Team Kiln

Louise Cox Blog, gomo learning, Louise, News, Responsive, Workshop

gomo learning workshop Following our first gomo learning workshop, Team Kiln are delighted with the feedback we’ve received from our delegates, with one saying: “The Kiln examples and the show and tell of how they were achieved was excellent.” The day was held at Whittlebury Hall, a stone’s throw from Silverstone race track, in the heart of the country. The …

Teamwork in e-learning

Louise Cox Blog, Louise

Is it teamwork or individual effort that matters the most? I’m training for a tough physical challenge in September, which means I’m pushing myself more physically and mentally than I ever have before. My programme means that I train either on my own or as part of a team, and it got me thinking about how you achieve your personal …

Designing responsive e-learning workshop

Louise Cox Blog, gomo learning, News, Workshop

How to design e-learning responsively Designing e-learning for a multi-device world using gomo learning   E-learning needs to become more responsive to meet the demands of mobile learners, but this doesn’t mean you should ignore good user experience and learning design. Kiln is running a series of workshops around the UK on how to design effective and engaging responsive e-learning …