After fifteen years, ellicom is excited to unveil its new and improved brand identity, which includes new colours, taglines and fonts. The purpose of this rebranding project is to better communicate the evolution of ellicom’s organizational DNA, new products and services, and to introduce our four factories to our customers: the Dream factory, the Solution factory, the Magic factory and the Success factory. This rebranding of our website signifies a change of direction and important strategic shift. We believe that our new appearance is a better match for what ellicom has become since 2002: a global leader in designing, developing and implementing long-lasting and engaging learning strategies—if you can dream it, we can build it. (more…)
By Natalia Matusevscaia, Learning Strategist at ellicom
What is all the fuss about over big data? How important is big data for instructional design? What do we need to know about it? How can it be used within training frameworks? All of these questions have attracted the attention of instructional design online communities. I took an interest in the topic and read many articles and blogs posts. Let me tell you, big data is that missing piece we are looking for in instructional design in order to build robust learning solutions for diverse learner populations. (more…)
ellicom continues to pursue its expansion on the African continent, where it is already well established. Here, we take a look back on a week of training at Maroc Telecom, Morocco’s leading telecommunications company. (more…)
In the last few years, it seems like everyone is trying to use infographics, or other data visualisation tools, to explain complicated ideas. This has led to an exponential growth in tools for infographic creation ranging from the simplistic and familiar like Google Charts all the way to tools like Piktochart or Visually. (more…)
To download the White Paper: Experience Learning From Every Angle: 360° Video, click here.
From July 26 – 28, 2017 in San Jose, California, I had the privilege of presenting at one of the most prestigious conferences on AR, VR, and other alternate-reality technologies for learning and training purposes: Realities360 by the eLearning Guild. Realities360 breaks the usual presentation-awkward networking conference routine, and instead focuses on a true hands-on experience designed to challenge thought processes, immerse ourselves in disruptive technologies, and engage in conversations with some of the most brilliant minds in the industry. (more…)
Virtual reality in education and training: Since the advent of virtual reality (VR), this type of sensory experience has promised even more motivating and engaging training programs by allowing learners to acquire knowledge through sight, hearing, and touch. 360° video exposes learners to content by allowing them to experience a physical environment or phenomenon. It can also be used to raise awareness of a cause or particular situation.
Download the White Paper below for more on 360° Video and stay tuned for an upcoming webinar! (more…)
Since the advent of virtual reality (VR), this type of sensory experience has promised even more motivating and engaging training programs by allowing learners to acquire knowledge through sight, hearing, and touch.
By Sophie Callies (more…)
In the spirit of team building, the ellicom team from across Canada gathered in our Montreal offices for our first edition of #ellipalooza, which was a resounding success! ellicomians certainly didn’t disappoint and brought in the best of their creativity, innovation, and team spirit. From the adrenaline junkies, to techies, as well as upper management, ellipalooza was all fun for every participant! (more…)
The brain is a beautiful machine, but to perform optimally, a different approach is necessary.
By Soula Chronopoulos, President, ellicom
The way we teach is due for a disruption. Even if we know better, we are holding tightly onto traditional approaches that have been officially debunked. (more…)
With the Bootcamp on Learning Strategies less than five days away, ellicom is pleased to present a preview of the themes that will be covered by its speakers. On May 30, at the 2017 edition of Bootcamp on Learning Strategies, Ms. Houde will give a presentation and share her ideas on how to develop a culture of creativity within an organization.
By Nathalie Houde, President, iF::créativité collaborative
How would you define creativity? (more…)