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7 Vital Reasons to Include Stress Training at Work

A certain amount of tension helps us grow. A physical, emotional or intellectual challenge can push us to excel. But how much challenge is too much? When does a challenge become deadly stress? Each of us has our limits. Unavoidably, stress happens. What’s the best way to deal with it? And how does one reduce… Read more »

How to Save Money with Teamwork Training

  Teamwork is perhaps the greatest invention of humanity. With teamwork, humans have unraveled the secrets of the atom, sent men to the Moon, and created an information network which spans the globe. Imagine what could happen if your employees caught the teamwork bug and created something which changed the world. Save Money on the… Read more »

7 Important Tips about Stress You Should Know

1. Stress can adversely affect health. Prolonged levels of high stress change the body’s chemistry and cause permanent damage. Stress can directly cause or greatly magnify a host of bodily problems including all kinds of pain, digestive difficulties, autoimmune ailments, sleep abnormalities, skin problems (such as eczema), depression and even thoughts of suicide, and obesity.… Read more »

Why OpenSesame?

Why OpenSesame?

We open doors. When content creators encounter obstacles like standards compliance and learning management system compatibility, we look at that closed door and think, “Open, sesame.” When elearning consumers despair at the thought of meeting with company after company to find just the right course, we think “Open, sesame”. We are OpenSesame, and we are… Read more »

Pick Up a Language the E-learning Way

Looking to learn a new language but can’t find the time to leave your home, get in the car and drive to class? Perhaps the e-learning route is what you need. More people today are turning to the Internet with the goal of learning a new language. While it’s certainly true that learning a new… Read more »

fire safety training

Fire Safety Training and Fire Safety Courses

  Fire safety is a vital part of any company’s survival arsenal. Everyone at work needs to learn proper fire safety so they’ll know what to do and what not to do in a fire. And that’s where fire safety courses and training can help: During a fire if ALL employees are not trained properly,… Read more »

New ways to deliver online training

Online Training Courses: The Not-so-New Frontier in Education

For many years, the internet has acted as a resource for tutorials and educational materials for a wide variety of subjects. Experts have hung out their shingles, giving away advice in the hopes of attracting consulting clients or additional kinds of projects. Other websites have sprouted up enticing experts to make extra money online by… Read more »

8 Tips about Fire Safety That Could Save Your Life

  Nothing can be more devastating than a fire which could have been prevented. Fires can destroy not only property, but years of work, irreplaceable possessions and, all too frequently, human lives. These pointers should be kept in mind to help prevent the wreckage a fire can cause. 1. Never replace a fuse with one… Read more »

online training courses

Everything You Need to Know about Online Training Courses

Online courses, also known as e-learning courses, are a great way for people to enhance their training and development in a specific set of skills. As the name suggests, online training courses take place on the web, and as such, no longer require participants to travel out of their homes to participate in training. In… Read more »

sexual harassment training

Train Employees to Prevent Sexual Harassment

Sexual harassment is about selfishness. Because of sexual harassment, training is needed to help employees recognize it for what it is and to help those who are victimized handle their situation properly and swiftly. Such harassment training is necessary so that everyone knows what it means and what will not be tolerated. Key Training Concerns… Read more »

effective communication training

5 Kinds of Customer Service Training

  Whether you are running a retail store, a financial institution, or a service agency, it is important for your company to provide excellent customer service. It can make or break your business. Investing in customer service training is the first step towards satisfying your customers’ requirements. Before you hire a training company though, it… Read more »

corporate training where you least expect it

Imagine Corporate Training on Rocket Thrusters

Corporate training need not be boring. In fact, it can be an exciting adventure. All it takes is the right attitude and the right opportunity. Attitude The most valuable attitude to have is one which expects to find value in everything encountered. Imagine, for instance, a boringly simple traffic signal. Green, yellow, red, green, yellow,… Read more »

New Trends in Sales Training

New Trends in Sales Training

One of the most commonly asked questions sales trainers get is, “What are the hottest trends in sales training?” It’s a good question, especially in this fast-paced world where salespeople are racing to be credible, efficient and knowledgeable. Sales training is a great way to improve your skills and stay ahead of the curve. Rather… Read more »

compliance training is essential

Compliance Training: A Vital Part of the Modern Workplace

More than ever, a company must protect itself against litigation. With the economy becoming more volatile and competition ever-fiercer, no company can afford to let profits shrink because of mistakes in judgment or actions taken out of compliance with existing law. This speaks to the most obvious benefit of compliance training—protecting the financial health of… Read more »

A Closer Look at Communication Training

A Closer Look at Communication Training

We all know that being effective at communicating with other people is a skill that not too many people have. However, did you know that being able to communicate effectively isn’t something you’re born with, but rather something that you can develop and hone on a day-to-day basis? Having effective communication skills greatly enhances your… Read more »

Online courses

The Benefits of Online Training Courses for your Learning

Regardless of whether you’re in charge of a small business or organization looking to increase your employees’ skills and knowledge, or an average, everyday employee looking to undergo training in order to increase your chances of landing a better job, signing up for online training courses is a great way for you to gain knowledge… Read more »

8 Tips to Keep Your Business Fire Safe

Nearly four thousand people have died each year from fires. Most of these were residential fires, but the danger still remains for fires in the workplace. Besides the death toll, fires also destroy property and sometimes critical business infrastructure—data, equipment, furnishings and more. These tips will help ensure your workplace remains fire safe. 1. Don’t… Read more »