VET: Say goodbye to “copy-and-paste”!

Assessments are one of the major areas of non-compliance and concern. Getting them right is vital as it directly impacts the judgements and outcomes for students and the industry.  An RTO must be able to demonstrate how their assessment fulfils the standards of the unit of competency and mapping is a powerful way to demonstrate this! __ Traditionally unit mapping …

Building a Positive Workplace Culture

Company culture is the backbone of a happy workforce. It has an impact on almost every aspect of a business, from attracting top talent to increasing employee satisfaction.  Having a good workplace culture is the first step to helping the employees stay happy and productive at work. In fact, a company’s working culture determines how people interact with each other …

How to choose a Learning Management System

A learning management system (LMS), provides, maintains, records, and generates results for online courses and training programs.  Today, more than ever, LMS platforms are thriving as they offer quick and easy access to training in any situation. But how can RTOs pick the best LMS platform for their learning requirements?  In this post, we’ll look at three key criteria for …

5 Ways to Assess Student Learning Online

Technology has altered the traditional system of education, including online assessments.  Whilst traditional paper-and-pencil testing has its place, online assessment is a game changer. And while it may raise new concerns, online assessments also paves the way for a more efficient, accessible, and engaging process. In this article, we’ll look at five different types of online assessment and how to …

7 tips to help your team move forward as one

‘Team collaboration’ is the basic mantra of modern’s business. It increases the efficiency of any team and minimises overwork by fairly distributing all tasks between team members.  Collaboration can be beneficial and challenging at the same time. Teamwork makes it simpler for everyone in the team to overcome difficulties and accomplish the same objective. However, making each member feel included, …

Spotlight on digital transformation for Industry 4.0

COVID-19 has taught us that having a technology-based plan goes a long way in preparing for the unexpected. During lockdown, many businesses and organisations were forced to adapt to a new style of working and communicating, with hardly any warning. Nearly overnight, governments worldwide issued new rules to restricting large gatherings, in-person commercial activities, and encouraging people to work from …

VET – Flexible education and training for Australians

Australians are fortunate to have access to a wide range of post-secondary education options. Continuing to pursue a higher education gives young people the skills they need to compete in the job market.  When determining which path to take in higher education, you’re facing a common dilemma – to pursue academic or vocational education? Obviously, each system has its own …

3 tips to build a harmonious hybrid workforce

Covid-19 has led companies to explore new options and working methods. After social distancing and several lockdowns, some of us already found things we love about working from home like flexibility, comfort spaces, and no commute.  Now that offices are reopening, we might also start looking forward to the good old days: social interactions, team collaboration, and of course, those …

Is it time to shake up your assessment techniques?

As we all know, assessments are essential for ensuring that students are making progress and keeping up with their courses.   Paper-based or face-to-face assessments used to be the go-to choices for most assessors to evaluate their students, however, online assessments are becoming the more practical and streamlined alternative. Moving from paper-based to online assessments isn’t just about transferring everything from …

Magic Map unique features

Join us as we explore mapping online with Magic Map and some of our core features.  In this article we’ll cover the following: Traffic Light System Notes Version Control Export as PDF, Exel, or Word Document Mapping online with Magic Map will help you work more efficiently and save hours of copy-and-paste. So, let’s see how it works! A. Traffic …