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Meetoo's Summer Product Release

Meetoo's Summer Product Release

If you took part in our first Future Forum or have read the blog ‘What’s next for Meetoo after our first Future Forum’ then you’ll already know that we’re hugely driven by user feedback. Traditionally in the business world August can be a quiet month, with many people taking holidays. As our friends in Education will know, this time of year can be just as busy preparing for what’s coming next.

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Do’s and Don'ts for offering workplace training employees WANT to attend

Do’s and Don'ts for offering workplace training employees WANT to attend

  • 16/08/2017

Workplace training can still carry the stigma of crusty sandwiches and falling asleep at the back of the room. Not any more with our tips...

By: Sophie Thomas
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The importance of anonymity for getting uninhibited employee feedback

The importance of anonymity for getting uninhibited employee feedback

On August 8 2017, Google CEO Sundar Pichai abruptly cancelled the company’s much-anticipated all hands Town Hall meeting, convened to discuss the gender controversy that has engulfed the company and in turn created the worst kind of publicity from a reputational perspective.

By: Mark Beilby
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Putting Students at the Centre of Learning- the Pivotal Role of the Learning Technologist

Putting Students at the Centre of Learning- the Pivotal Role of the Learning Technologist

Higher education is presently undergoing a far-reaching transformation, enabled by the deploy-ment of disruptive technology. In the working world, technology has already radically enhanced the ability to connect with colleagues, customers, and clients across the globe at the press of a but-ton or the tap of an application downloaded to a smart phone. Moreover, companies increasingly leverage technology to enhance employee mentoring programmes.

By: Mark Beilby
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How Can Universities Improve Student Retention Rates

How Can Universities Improve Student Retention Rates

Currently the UK is a leader in terms of the number of students that start and finish a university course. The latest figures offered by OECD for 2014 showed that just over 70% of students who started a course finished it, compared to figures of 49% in the US and just 31% in Australia.

By: Aleksandra Perisic
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What's next for Meetoo after our first Future Forum?

What's next for Meetoo after our first Future Forum?

On 14th July 2017, we held our first ever Online Future Forum with some of Meetoo’s most active users, our Product Manager, Matt Kelly and our CTO Marcus Wikars. Find out what was discussed and get hints as to what might be next for Meetoo...

By: Sophie Thomas
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7 tips for delivering a standout training session (for even the most experienced training providers)

7 tips for delivering a standout training session (for even the most experienced training providers)

Following on from my previous blog "4 Essential Elements for Effective Training Sessions"  which has received lots of comments from Training Managers, I thought I would elaborate on this and write another blog based on the messages I have been sent. Here are 7 valuable tips that have been highlighted as being particularly useful for Training Professionals. 

By: Ben Waugh
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Is technology really welcome in today's classrooms?

Is technology really welcome in today's classrooms?

As a technology company and a group of tech savvy people, it’s easy to get caught up and assume that everyone feels the same way about software, apps and cool new ways to use new technology as we do. We pride ourselves on making Meetoo as simple and straightforward as possible. However, a recent Facebook campaign we ran highlighted that for all those people that love classroom technology, there are still a cohort who aren’t fans.

By: Sophie Thomas
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4 tips to maximise the use of your University’s ICT budget

4 tips to maximise the use of your University’s ICT budget

Today, student outcome and educational success depends on great instruction/lecturing practices, supported by the right learning technology. However, choosing the most effective technology at an affordable price is a challenge almost every University is facing. So how can your University make the best use of its available budget?

By: Aleksandra Perisic
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How emojis are influencing engagement and interaction in our lives

How emojis are influencing engagement and interaction in our lives

Emojis have become ubiquitous with 92% of the online population using them. So why are they popular and how are they influencing engagement and interaction?

By: Ben Waugh
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