Get Over Yourself: Profit Centers Are Under More Pressure Than Cost Centers

Learning practitioners and those leading the learning function complain that they're seen as a cost center and are always the first to be asked to cut costs. Well, that's not entirely true. Profit centers are under much more pressure to deliver cost reductions.

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Time For Honesty About Opportunity Cost

According to Learning Management Systems (LMS) specialists, well over 1000 LMSs now exist worldwide. How do we go about making a decision to purchase an LMS? There's a lot to be taken into account, but we tend to ignore an honest appraisal of the opportunity cost. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

8 Best Practices Every eLearning Team Manager Should Follow To Save Time And Money

By optimizing the resources and using the right tools, you can bring down eLearning development time and cost considerably without compromising quality. Here are 8 best practices that would help you create eLearning faster and save money. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

How To Start Estimating Development Costs For Your Online Learning

Most research on the development time for online learning predates today’s easy-to-use course authoring tools. Here's a look at how you can determine the estimates for how long it takes to create an eLearning program, how much it will cost, and the ROI (Return On Investment) it will bring you. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

What’s The Real Cost Of Training New Employees?

Consider this: For an investment of just 10% of an employee’s salary (or less!), you can help create employees who excel in their work and are invested in the success of your company. Here's how to determine the real cost of training new employees. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

4 Steps To Starting Your eLearning Website Without Money

Global Industry Analysts predicted that the eLearning market would reach $107 billion in 2015, and it actually did. If you're considering going online to teach, you might cringe at the thought of the cost of starting your own eLearning website. Perhaps this article can change your mind. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.