Have you talked with your SME lately?

By | 2017-09-03T13:14:30+00:00 September 24th, 2012|News|

When was the last time you checked in with a SME for a course after it has gone live? Can you even find the SME for all your courses? Believe it or not, you’re not the only one who has a tough time tracking down your SMEs. It happens all [...]

So how’s business?

By | 2017-09-03T13:14:30+00:00 August 9th, 2012|News|

The stores are full of back-to-school wares and in some states, the kids are already hitting the books. It’s a great time to buckle down and make sure you’re on target for what you need to do between now and the end of the year. So how’s business? Is the [...]

TorranceLearning received national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise

By | 2017-09-03T13:14:30+00:00 August 3rd, 2012|News|

We are pleased to announce that we have received national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Center for Empowerment and Economic Development (CEED), a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). WBENC’s national standard of certification involved a meticulous process including an in-depth review [...]

What’s Key to Unlocking mLearning’s Potential?

By | 2017-09-03T13:14:30+00:00 July 20th, 2012|News|

As a French major, I should know thousands of nouns and their gender. French being one of those languages where nouns are rarely used without an article (a, an, the) and the article must match the gender of the item. To my chagrin, I recall the gender of very few [...]


By | 2017-09-03T13:14:30+00:00 July 11th, 2012|News|

Hey, non-profit friends …check these stats out: “… video now appears in 70% of the top 100 search results listings …” “… viewers are anywhere from 64-85% more likely to buy after watching a product video…” http://blog.kissmetrics.com/product-videos-conversion/ TorranceLearning is hosting Kevin Daum, author of Video Marketing for Dummies, for a [...]

On the Move

By | 2017-09-03T13:14:30+00:00 July 6th, 2012|News|

Boring. Stale. Inactive. Stagnant. Dull. These are the words that come to my mind when I think about my desk at home. It’s always been in the same corner of the same room, and it’s always had the same random picture frames, sticky notes, books (and dust!), covering its wooden [...]

Supporting Non-native English Speakers

By | 2017-09-03T13:14:30+00:00 June 29th, 2012|News|

If you’re familiar with the Download, then I don’t need to tell you that every session at every Download has some valuable nuggets. If you’re not familiar with our semi-annual conference hosted right here at TorranceLearning, click here. We invite folks from all over to share their thoughts about learning. [...]

Agile & Jelly Beans

By | 2017-09-03T13:14:30+00:00 June 22nd, 2012|News|

Wondering why Agile encourages task analysis (breaking large tasks into smaller tasks)? It’s all about accurate estimating and jelly beans. But mostly estimating. Imagine a baby food jar. Now imagine it full of jelly beans. How many do you think are in there? 32? 64? 128? 256? If you’re like [...]


By | 2017-09-03T13:14:30+00:00 June 12th, 2012|News|

Alas, gas is no longer the affordable commodity it once was. Sunday drives have become as obsolete as the tape deck that played the Beatles tunes. Now I don’t put the key in the ignition until I know where I’m going and I’ve got my GPS programmed. I can’t afford [...]