What is xAPI?

The Experience API (or xAPI), in general terms, is a specification for learning technology that makes it possible to collect data about the wide range of experiences a person has both online and offline.  According to xAPI.com, this API, or application programming interface, is a protocol that captures data in a consistent format about a […]

Synapse Feature Update: Custom Best Practices

Synapse Feature Update: Custom Best Practices

We’ve rolled out a new version with exciting changes, features, and improvements!  Here’s what’s new: Custom Best Practices When you create a template, you can now customize the text for each card with your own best practices. This makes it easy to provide collaborators with context sensitive help and examples for your different use cases. Other Improvements Home page […]

How to leverage employees to effectively develop training content

leverage employees to effectively develop training content

In the case you want to expand on what topics you offer to employees for training programs, you may want to set up an internal crowdsourcing campaign and leverage subject matter experts.  Here are a few suggestions on how to get started: Streamline your idea/intake process If you want to be innovative and capture new […]

Improve the ROI of your Training Development Efforts

Recent L&D Reports in corporate training state that only a third of business organizations feel as if their training programs meet expected results. And this means that over 60% of the organizations fail to generate any significant return on investment from the training they provide to employees and partners. As such, if you are planning […]

Synapse Feature Update: The Experience API (xAPI)

We’ve rolled out a new version with exciting changes, features, and improvements!  Here’s what’s new: Training activity tracking with xAPI We have added the ability to track your training by using the xAPI integration in your LMS or LRS! We capture starting and completion data for Synapse courses and securely communicate this information with your existing […]