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Meet SwissVBS at FocusOn Learning 2017

Posted by Brett Smith on Thu, Jun 8, 2017

After an eventful week at ATD 2017 in Atlanta, we are headed further south to San Diego, California for the FocusOn Learning 2017 Conference & Expo, June 20 – 22. This event targets the trends and technologies that are changing our approaches to training.

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Topics: Trade Shows & Events

SwissVBS Stands Out as a Content Development Company to Watch in 2017

Posted by Frank Ecker on Wed, Jun 7, 2017

Training Industry has announced its Content Development Companies Watch List, as part of its mission to continually monitor the training marketplace for the best providers of training services and technologies.  We couldn't be more proud to have made the list for 2017!

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Topics: Corporate Training, Awards

ATD 2017

Posted by Brett Smith on Thu, May 18, 2017

SwissVBS is excited to announce its participation at the ATD 2017 International Conference & Exposition in Atlanta from May 21st to May 24th. Expect leading edge products and solutions for the full spectrum of everything L&D, including digital learning, mobile reinforcement, and sales enablement.

We will be at booth #2223 in the main exhibition center, near the secondary entrance. If you plan on attending the conference, please stop by and say hello. You can meet some of the new and familiar faces behind SwissVBS. We’re also excited to show off some of the great things we’ve been working on, and hear from you about your interests and learning challenges.

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Topics: Trade Shows & Events

Mobile Learning for Developing Talent in Your Organization

Posted by Frank Ecker on Thu, Mar 16, 2017

In 2004, the Motorola Razr V3 was one of the most popular cell phone choices, according to PC World, and touchscreens were unheard of. According to TechCrunch, it's expected that a full 70 percent of the world's population will have smartphones by the year 2020, and the average smartphone owner already checks the phone up to 85 times a day. So what does this mean for your HR or L&D department? Because we have come to use smartphones on such a daily — and really, hourly — basis, they provide a prime opportunity to make use of mobile learning technology to help employees learn faster and retain more.

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Topics: Mobile Learning, Digital Learning, Talent Management

How Does Mobile Reinforcement Support Continuous Learning?

Posted by Sebastian Frankenberger on Fri, Mar 10, 2017

Organizations have always relied on online training courses to support change processes. While the focus - and budget - has usually been on the optimization of the learning moment, it is becoming evident that a holistic approach to the learning experience is needed to ensure learning that lasts and performance that improves.

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Topics: Trade Shows & Events, Learning Reinforcement, Mobile Learning, eLearning, Mobile Reinforcement

Your Learning Needs More Creativity

Posted by Dave Coodin on Thu, Feb 16, 2017

Creativity is the key to good instructional design. When learners experience something creative and interesting, it makes them pay attention and absorb what we are trying to teach them. Because of this, learning experiences should avoid straightforward “telling” whenever possible and focus instead on “showing,” using whatever creative resources are available....

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Topics: SwissVBS, Storytelling, Skills, eLearning, Design, Creativity

Get to Know ECHO at Learntec 2017

Posted by Sebastian Frankenberger on Thu, Jan 19, 2017
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Topics: Trade Shows & Events, Mobile Learning, Sales Enablement

Ringing in the New Year (with More Awards!)

Posted by Shahin Sobhani on Thu, Jan 5, 2017

Winning Two Prestigous Awards - What a Great Way to Kick off 2017!

2016 was an amazing chapter in our journey, capped off with a multi-award-winning year. 

However, to start off 2017 with two more awards is both humbling and extremely exciting.  

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Topics: Awards, Learning Reinforcement, Sales Enablement

2016 - WHAT A YEAR!

Posted by Brett Smith on Fri, Dec 23, 2016

As we come to the end of another year at SwissVBS, we like to reflect back on our journey and some of the highlights of the year.

For us, 2016 was clearly marked by three significant trends and strategic needs in the industry – Sales Enablement, Mobile Learning Reinforcement and quantifiable analytics.

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Topics: eLearning, Meditation, Digital Learning, Sound, Design

Creating a World-Class Onboarding Experience

Posted by Josh Cardoz on Thu, Dec 15, 2016

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As we celebrate this year’s Brandon Hall award for onboarding for our work with Continental, it’s been nice to reflect back on what made it so successful. 

A compelling narrator? An iconic learning brand? Fast pace? Humor? Striking visuals?

Maybe a little bit of all those things. 

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Topics: Awards, Onboarding