What I learned at the Annual Training Conference 2018

What I learned at the Annual Training Conference 2018

Going to the training conference this year was a lot of fun. It was the first time I showed up as an independent Instructional Designer. I really enjoyed meeting some old friends and colleagues from the industry. Like previous years, the conference took place at Kfar Hamaccabiah in Ramat-Gan. This year’s theme revolved around how…

Should You Design for Learning Styles?

Should You Design for Learning Styles?

A common belief among training professionals is that learners vary in their learning preferences i.e., “learning styles”. Hence, an effective training should be designed for those different learning styles. Is there any proven evidence that designing for learning styles brings better results, or would the research prove us wrong? Most researchers agree that people have…

Learning On The Fast Lane

Learning On The Fast Lane

As an Instructional Designer, I am very curious about how people are learning, and what are the methods that make learning faster and more efficient. As long as I can enable learners to gain skills faster in a measurable way, I know I’ve done my job. Many years ago, back in 1999, I first saw The…

About This Blog

About This Blog

Welcome to the BrainSavvy blog! The BrainSavvy blog, founded by me – Oren Savidor, is an online resource for learning professionals, Instructional Designers and Organizational Consultants, that wants to expand their knowledge, improve their skills and stay up to date with the ever-changing work environment. Personal and professional development are no longer a nice-to-have luxury in today’s marketplace,…