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E-LEARNING: Pro's and Con's
By using Pure Survey’s tools your business can make the most out of E-Learning and make the process smooth and user friendly. Why should your business choose E-Learning instead of the more traditional class room type learning? Let us look at some of the advantages and disadvantages of E-Learning to help your decision.

Advantages:
• It can be worked around your work and family life.
• Travel costs and time wasted are drastically reduced using E-Learning.
• The training materials are designed for your employees’ level of experience and knowledge.
• Your employees are able to study anywhere where there is a computer, tablet and internet access.
• The materials are self-paced, for employees who are driven, this is a huge advantage. It is important to motivate the employees who need it.
• Chat rooms, forums and message boards are available for discussions and questions.
• E-Learning is designed to work with multiple learning styles and works with your employees using activities designed to help the student learn.
• E-Learning helps to increase your employee’s knowledge and confidence as they learn more about their line of work.
• Your employees are able to move on quickly in the areas of their studies that they have previously completed or have knowledge of already. This allows them to spend more time on the areas that they do not know and need to master.
• Pure Survey’s usage tracking tools help management track the progress of their employees.


Disadvantages:
• If your employees are not motivated or if they are not good students then E-Learning could be a disadvantage for them. Business management needs to look out for these employees and help them to stay motivated.
• If the computer or internet is slow this could be a real frustration for the student/employee.
• If the employee has little or no knowledge of computers this learning method could be a problem for them unless they complete a basic course on computer skills.
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It is clear to see, that there are many advantages to E-Learning and by using the Pure Survey tools, to assist your employees and management it will help make the process easier and more convenient.

Before entering into a new venture it is always wise to understand what the advantages and disadvantages are. With the progression of E-Learning within businesses it is important for your business team to understand how to maximize the potential that E-Learning has. Pure Survey has designed tools to assist your management team to know how your employees are progressing in their E-Learning studies. Contact us on (CPT) 021 788 6856 or (JHB) 011 784 1966 for more information.



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