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e-Learning For SMEs

Compared to corporations, SMEs have different expectations and requirements when it comes to training their staff. Their budgets can be tighter, the learning is usually niche, and the ultimate goals are often, but certainly not always, ....

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Feature Spotlight - Adaptability

For all its high speed and remarkable value, Learn with Mobile's best feature is undoubtedly its adaptability. Training technology doesn't come more flexible than this software by Ambidect - and clients from a range of industries have ....

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Blending e-Learning And The Classroom

Having discussed the archaic nature of corporate learning and the downsides of its inflexible structure, let's look at how we can bring eLearning together with classroom training and how they can bounce off each other. ....

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Articles about e-Learning

What Is e-Learning, Exactly?

e-learning has gained a stuffy reputation over the years, evoking images for many of expensive, slow, boring and difficult-to-navigate systems that do anything but inspire. This has led some critics to claim that e-learning is dead. And yet, ....

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5 Key Reasons To Embrace e-Learning Now

You may have read a lot about the rise in popularity of e-learning across industries - but why are businesses choosing to train their staff in this particular way? What is it about e-learning that makes it worth embracing? ....

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What Does The Future Of e-Learning Look Like?

Some say e-learning is on the cusp of something special. We say it's already there. The rumblings of revolution in workplace training aren't just constrained to advanced tech reports anymore - they're a reality. This exciting new chapter of ....

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Going for Gold with Gamification

Gamification in learning has been around long enough for us to know the pitfalls - and yet many are still not getting it. Here are three things to think about when considering gamifying your learning. ....

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Blending e-Learning And The Classroom

Having discussed the archaic nature of corporate learning and the downsides of its inflexible structure, let's look at how we can bring eLearning together with classroom training and how they can bounce off each other. ....

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e-Learning For SMEs

Compared to corporations, SMEs have different expectations and requirements when it comes to training their staff. Their budgets can be tighter, the learning is usually niche, and the ultimate goals are often, but certainly not always, ....

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I need to introduce e-learning to my business

If you're interested in e-learning for your business, there's a whole lot of reasons why you might be apprehensive. A big LMS can be very pricy to set up and run, and if you have a lot of staff maybe your budget can't stand the user license ....

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Articles about m-Learning

The Rise of m-Learning

There are now more mobile devices on earth than people. This is a staggering fact, but indicative of the shift in technology and behaviour we've seen over the last decade. Nowadays, we use mobile devices to communicate, read, write, watch, ....

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Articles about Social Learning

Situations Where Social Learning Wins Out

Social learning might not be a new idea, but that doesn't make it any less disruptive. In fact, it's a method that's becoming increasingly popular with every passing day - especially among unconventional thinking organisations. ....

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How To Drive Learner Generated Content

Knowledge sharing uncovers all kinds of information about staff, from hidden talents to harboured thoughts and feelings about the company. There are many scenarios where pursuing social learning pays dividends , and this training style is ....

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Going for Gold with Gamification

Gamification in learning has been around long enough for us to know the pitfalls - and yet many are still not getting it. Here are three things to think about when considering gamifying your learning. ....

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e-Learning For SMEs

Compared to corporations, SMEs have different expectations and requirements when it comes to training their staff. Their budgets can be tighter, the learning is usually niche, and the ultimate goals are often, but certainly not always, ....

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I'm interested in social learning

Social learning, or peer-to-peer learning is not new. It's probably due to the explosion in social media that only recently, learning and development professionals have seen it as a way that people learn. However it is very different from the ....

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Articles about Learning And Development

Content To Engage Every Kind Of Learner

You can't always bunch together different learners and expect to yield excellent results. Smart Thinking shows that people acquire new skills in various ways, and with advanced learning platforms you can tailor content to each ....

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Training A Multilingual Workforce

English may be regarded as the United Kingdom's 'mother tongue', but there are dozens of other languages spoken across the country. Hundreds of companies employ multilingual speakers in the modern era, several of whom may converse with ....

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Learning And Development Across Borders

Conglomerates have been setting up shop in different countries across the world for decades. But in today's climate, even small businesses don't necessarily operate under one roof. With more global lines of communication available than ever ....

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A History Of Workplace Training

Our ancestors wouldn't marvel at the training available to us today. It's past that point now. We've reached a stage where they wouldn't even be able to comprehend it. Technological advancements have been so tremendous that modern education ....

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How To Drive Learner Generated Content

Knowledge sharing uncovers all kinds of information about staff, from hidden talents to harboured thoughts and feelings about the company. There are many scenarios where pursuing social learning pays dividends , and this training style is ....

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Going for Gold with Gamification

Gamification in learning has been around long enough for us to know the pitfalls - and yet many are still not getting it. Here are three things to think about when considering gamifying your learning. ....

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Blending e-Learning And The Classroom

Having discussed the archaic nature of corporate learning and the downsides of its inflexible structure, let's look at how we can bring eLearning together with classroom training and how they can bounce off each other. ....

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e-Learning For SMEs

Compared to corporations, SMEs have different expectations and requirements when it comes to training their staff. Their budgets can be tighter, the learning is usually niche, and the ultimate goals are often, but certainly not always, ....

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FAQ's and general information

Here are the questions we're asked the most - and the answers. We thought they might prove useful and save you some time looking for information or support. Check back here regularly to see what we've added.

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Learn with Mobile is Ambidect's market leading e-learning and m-learning cloud software service.

It is a full learning solution, providing much more than just a traditional LMS. It encompasses the best of traditional learning and mixes this with all the benefits of modern techniques and social learning.

It is designed to be engaging and easy to use for your learners, and to provide you with a way to serve up e-learning in cost-effective environment that your users actually enjoy using.

Follow this link to see what the options are and then select Buy Now on the appropriate edition when you are ready. You won't be charged anything and you won't be asked for your credit card details.

Whichever edition you choose, your first 30 days of usage are completely free.

When you start your Learn with Mobile subscription, the first 30 days are always free.

Then, depending on the edition you select, you will pay a monthly subscription.

If you choose the Starter edition, your Learn with Mobile subscription remains free as long as you have 5 or less users.

An authoring tool is used to take your learning content and wrap it in a technology that allows it to be delivered through an LMS or learning management system. This used to be required for e-learning because the learning management systems (LMSs) couldn't handle anything but specially wrapped content using a standard known as SCORM.

Learn with Mobile accepts any kind of learning file and still gives you reports of content usage and course pass rates. So you can upload videos and presentations or any other format without worrying about authoring tools.

Of course if you want to continue using an authoring tool, or want to re-use content created with one, Learn with Mobile accepts that seamlessly too.

Yes you can. Learn with Mobile accepts any kind of learning file and still gives you reports of content usage and course pass rates. So you can upload videos and presentations as well as ineractive and SCORM wrapped learning assets. In fact you can use pretty much any format you can think of, and Learn with Mobile will handle it.

Because Learn with Mobile allows learning to be accessed almost anywhere, it may be worthwhile considering the opportunities offered by bite-sized learning or micro-learning, and splitting down your existing assets.

Yes you can. Learn with Mobile has a built-in article creator that allows you to quickly write and format your own content.

You can create your own design using columns and images - safe in the knowledge that Learn with Mobile will make sure that your article is fully responsive on whichever device your learner chooses to access it on.

You can also author and format your own quizzes to test your learners' understanding of your course material. You can even create and use video and audio material straight from your mobile phone or tablet.

And you can easily mix your created content with your other uploaded assets in your course modules or your learning topics.

Yes - branding is available in the Learn with Mobile administration area.

Branding changes the colour, adds your own logo, and even changes the name to be your own learning platform.

Simple branding is built into the administration area of Learn with Mobile.

Because we created Learn with Mobile from the ground up, we also offer a full customisation service to our Enterprise and Trainer subscribers.

An experienced developer will discuss your needs with you and then provide a quote for the cost of any customisation required.

We've provided full RESTful and WebHook APIs to allow 2-way integration to almost any software or cloud service. It's all fully documented and accessible from your Learn with Mobile Admin area.

We've provided full RESTful and WebHook APIs to allow 2-way integration to almost any software or cloud service. It's all fully documented and accessible from your Learn with Mobile Admin area.

We've provided full RESTful and WebHook APIs to allow 2-way integration to almost any software or cloud service. It's all fully documented and accessible from your Learn with Mobile Admin area.

Learn with Mobile uses servers in Microsoft Azure data centres throughout the world and we try to use the servers that are nearest to you when you use Learn with Mobile.

If you are based in the United Kingdom or Europe we ensure your primary data is stored within the EU, and backed up to multiple locations also within the EU.

At Ambidect, we're proud to help smaller businesses and SMEs play at the same level as the big boys.

Learn with Mobile Starter edition is for businesses with a low number of users who still want a professional, leading-edge learning system. As long as the number of users on your system is 5 or less you will not be charged.

We're happy to provide the storage and hosting for no cost to smaller businesses, and we'll let you know if things are getting out of hand and advise you how to manage this.

There is no limit to the number of users you can register on your Learn with Mobile, except with the Starter edition which is limited to 5 users.

If you have chosen the Professional edition, your first 25 users is included to start with, and this is increased in packs of 25 as the number of users you register grows. If you have chosen the Enterprise or Trainer editions, your monthly fee covers an unlimited number of users.

There is no limit to the number of concurrent users you can have on your Learn with Mobile.

Ownership of the content you have in your topics and courses does not change when you upload it to Learn with Mobile.

Simple branding is built into the administration area of Learn with Mobile.

Because we created Learn with Mobile from the ground up, we also offer a full customisation service to our Enterprise and Trainer subscribers.

An experienced developer will discuss your needs with you and then provide a quote for the cost of any customisation required.

We've provided full RESTful and WebHook APIs to allow 2-way integration to almost any software or cloud service. It's all fully documented and accessible from your Learn with Mobile Admin area.

When you start your Learn with Mobile subscription, the first 30 days are always free.

At any point in that 30 day period, you can enter your payment card details in the Administration area using the Subscription tab. It doesn't matter when you enter your details, nothing will be charged until your payment for the period following your initial 30 days is due.

Payments are taken automatically from your payment card in advance of the period they relate to.

If you choose the Enterprise edition, you can arrange with us to be invoiced in advance for an annual period, instead of entering a payment card and being charged each month.

When you start your Learn with Mobile subscription, the first 30 days are always free.

At any point in that 30 day period, you can enter your payment card details in the Administration area using the Subscription tab. It doesn't matter when you enter your details, nothing will be charged until your payment for the period following your initial 30 days is due.

Payments are taken automatically from your payment card in advance of the period they relate to.

Learn with Mobile Professional starts with 25 users included.

The number of users in your subscription is increased automatically in packs of 25, based on your usage. So when the users you invite rises above 25, your next monthly bill will include an additional pack of 25 users.

For administrators, Learn with Mobile has an Administration area. One of the tabs in that area is the Subscription tab.

Here, you can set your company details including the country in which your company is based. The VAT will then be set appropriately.

If you have chosen the Enterprise edition of Learn with Mobile, you can choose to pay annually by invoice instead of monthly by payment card.

We will send you an invoice for the equivalent annual amount based on 12 months payments. This option is offered as a convenience for you and the charge is not discounted.

You'll need to contact us directly to arrange for invoice payments so that we can be sure we have all the correct information.

If you have chosen the Enterprise edition of Learn with Mobile, you can choose to pay annually instead of monthly.

We will send you an invoice for the equivalent annual amount based on 12 months payments so there's no need to enter any payment card details.

This option is offered as a convenience for you and the charge is not discounted.

You'll need to contact us directly to arrange for invoice payments so that we can be sure we have all the correct information.

This option is not available for the Professional edition, however you can upgrade to Enterprise at any time.

For administrators, Learn with Mobile has an Administration area. One of the tabs in that area is the Subscription tab.

In the subscription tab you can maintain your billing details and view or download your past invoices.

For administrators, Learn with Mobile has an Administration area. One of the tabs in that area is the Subscription tab.

In the subscription tab you can maintain your billing details including your subscription type and your payment card.

In the first instance you should check the full list of Frequently Asked Questions on this page. This is the quickest way for you to understand your bill. Most common questions are answered here, and we are constantly updating this area with more and more detail.

If you cannot find the answer here, please email your billing queries to billing@ambidect.com

Our accounts team will investigate and get back to you as soon as possible.

There is a special user level on your Learn with Mobile called a Subscription Owner. You can only have one Subscruption Owner and it will usually be the person who first registered your company for Learn with Mobile.

From time to time, the Subscription Owner may need changing - it could be that the person has left the company or moved into a different job. To change the Subscription Owner you'll need to contact us directly at billing@ambidect.com.

For administrators, Learn with Mobile has an Administration area. One of the tabs in that area is the Users tab. You can see which of your users is currently designated as the Subscription Owner here.

Each bill is for a calendar month. The date the bill starts is the same as the date your subscription started, and the bill covers the period to the day before that in the follwoing month.

As an example, if you set up a subscription on the 13th of the month, once your free period ends - your bills will be for the 13th of each month to the 12th of the next one.

We work with a number of affiliates and we have a standard commission offering of 20% of any payments from each customer that you sell Learn with Mobile to, for as long as you remain an affiliate.

Please get in touch here if you are considering being an affiliate.

We work with a number of affiliates. To ensure a close working relationship we do limit the number of affiliates.

We have a standard commission offering for affiliates, of 20% of any payments from each customer that you sell Learn with Mobile to, as long as you remain an affiliate.

Please get in touch here if you are considering being an affiliate.

Yes - branding is available in the Learn with Mobile administration area.

Branding changes the colour, adds your own logo, and even changes the name to be your own learning platform.

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