A recurring theme: Recession in E-learning

It seems that I touched on something last week when I posted on the current ‘Forever’  recession. Here are links to some of the more interesting things that others in the education industry have been saying on the subject:

Brent Verhaaren on the Allen Learning Blog outlines some very helpful tips for training departments to anticipate and (hopefully) negate the the impact reduced revenue on them, including:

  • Do the Numbers
  • Talk to the Right People
  • Tighten Your Belt
  • Be Consistent
  • Look to Past Recessions (for solutions for current challenges)

And most importantly there No Time Like the Present to evaluate the potential affect of a external economic influences on your organisation.

I’ll be posting on Something Completely Different on Friday; tune in to find out…