E-Learning in Healthcare: Educating and Empowering Patients

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The success of e-learning is now well-established in all leading industries, including healthcare. For healthcare professionals, e-learning provides training and support in a variety of ways – compliance training, process training, and even on-the-job support with the help of mobiles and other handhelds. For patients and caregivers too, who are at the other end of the spectrum in the healthcare….

‘Mobile learning, just for the sake of it, is definitely not a good idea!’ – Some insights on Mobile Learning

In these times of ‘just-in-time’ learning, mobile learning is fast gaining popularity as a medium for learning across all learner groups. To dwell deeper into this growing area of interest for all learning enthusiasts, we bring an excerpt from an interview with Kapil Gupta – an e-learning professional with more than a decade’s experience in the field. Co-Founder and Director….

Challenges of Agile Methodology

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Having used Agile methodology in various projects, I wanted to share my thoughts on the opportunities and challenges presented by this methodology. What is Agile? As per www.dictionary.com, word agile means ‘Quick and well-coordinated in movement’. Applying this definition to IT development process, it would mean that the process should be – Quick to deliver results Efficiently coordinated to deliver….

When or When Not to Use Open Source LMS?

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Oh! You love Microsoft! – this is what a client’s IT Manager commented after looking at technology requirements sheet of our Wizdom LMS in a presentation last week (It’s built on .Net, and uses Windows Server, IIS, & MS SQL/Oracle as back-end platform). The presentation than briefly turned into a debate between open-source and proprietary systems. Now, this was not….

Meaningful Engaged Learning

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Teaching and learning are fast changing form. Technology has opened the doors of learning wide, and as a result – the classroom, the learners and the instructors are all changing today. It cannot be denied that learners today differ in competence and motivation levels at all learning platforms, be it a classroom or an e-learning module. The exposure to newer….

Pico Projectors – Revolution that m-Learning is waiting for?

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Mobile learning (m-learning) has been a buzz word in L&D circles for quite some time now. It has long been projected as the next big thing that’s going to hit elearning industry as there are more mobiles than laptops in the world, people spend lot of time travelling and hence have free time to learn, workforce in field doesn’t always….

LMS – SaaS Vs Owned

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Software as a Service (SaaS) has fast emerged as a huge value proposition for people using software. Not only does it drastically cut down upfront capital expenditure for customers, it also takes away lot of headache related to maintaining the software and hardware resources. We at G-Cube are experiencing a definite shift from ‘owned’ software to SaaS model first hand….

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