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Here you can read about our latest blog posts, news and keep up to date on any events that we are attending.
The 5 Key L&D Trends We Noticed at the CIPD L&D Show
CDSM's Head of Business Development Steve Finch shares the 5 key trends from the 2018 CIPD L&D show, which we attended at the end of April.
The Advantages of xAPI for L&D Professionals
CDSM Owner Cathy Sivak explores the advantages of xAPI for L&D professionals, and how it means they are no longer limited to tracking progress and scores in a self-contained learning object.
The latest version of Thinqi to be unveiled at the World of Learning Exhibition
Come and see Thinqi’s latest features at the forthcoming World of Learning exhibition. The exhibition will be held on the 17th and 18th of October at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham, and you’ll find us at stand C40. We thrive on L&D challenges and we look forward to finding solutions to yours.
WE'VE BEEN SHORTLISTED!
Learning Technologies Awards recognises CDSM's Thinqi LMS in two prestigious categories.
Make a Difference with Your Work Experience
Sam wanted real-life experience in a role that matched his interests in computer science. Sam got himself a week's work experience with CDSM, Wales' leading education technology company. Be like Sam!
Is LMS Administration Causing you a Headache?
Take five minutes to read this blog. It might just be the painkiller you’ve been looking for.
Why Collaborative Learning is the key to your LMS’s success
Do you ever feel as though the office is an island? You spend most of the day head down doing your your job. Depending on what you do that could mean dealing with a variety of different people or tasks, all with their own nuances, requirements and challenges.
On the Job Training: Overcoming the Challenges
On the job training! It’s great right? What could be better? You’re learning in a real-world environment, from another trained professional, and in a way that allows you to contribute to company productivity. In theory it should be a winner every time.
3 Reasons Why Formal Learning Should Be an Important Part of Your Training Programme
‘Formal learning’ refers to a type of learning program in which the goals and objectives are defined by the organisation. In this sense it’s massively beneficial, as the organisation has control over the core vocational content as well as the structure of learning pathways and resources.
2 Simple Reasons Why Your Organisation Should Invest in Informal Learning
If you’re interested in learning, then the digital world is your adventure playground. Content is available through seemingly endless channels and, if you are so inclined, you can teach yourself practically anything you want to.