2012 Contract Training Trends (Part 1)

Following are some of the highlights from the recent webinar Julia King Tamang of LERN presented on “2012 Contract Training Trends” as part of Augusoft’s Best Practice webinar series. According the LERN, the most popular and profitable areas of Contract Training being offered now include: IT/Computer Related Soft Skills (leadership, communication training, etc.) Business Skills […]

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Top Ten Best Practices for Continuing Education Certificate Programs

The fastest growing area in continuing education today is certificate programs – the ability to have cohort programs or a grouping of courses that when completed a student earns a certificate. With the increased need in the workplace for specialization and knowledge, certificate programs will play a prominent role in the future of continuing education, […]

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10 Ways to Improve Your Continuing Education Program in 2012

In the face of declining budgets and scarcer resources, continuing education programs are still being counted on to continue to deliver high quality services to an increasing number of students. To meet this challenge, continuing education programs will need to re-evaluate programming, marketing, sales, and operations strategies and techniques to make the necessary changes to […]

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Top 10 Predictions for Continuing Education in 2012

Each year the Learning Resources Network (LERN), the largest continuing education association in the world, puts together a forecast of what to expect for the coming year in continuing education and lifelong learning. Following is a recap of the top 10 things LERN sees happening in the continuing education industry in 2012. Moving to the […]

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Top 10 Trends in Continuing Education for 2012

The field of continuing education (CE) and lifelong learning is going through a major transition in response to the new economy and the demands and interests of learners in the new economy. As with other businesses and industries, technology continues to be one of the big drivers of change in CE today. Technology (software, social […]

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