About: Don Weobong

As President of Telania, LLC., Don Weobong has been involved with talent management and improvement since 2000 during his tenure as eCommerce Director for Personnel Policy Service, Inc. After starting Telania, Don helped develop and expand the eLeaP brand to a global eLearning platform dedicated to helping professionals in TM expand and reach their full potential. As a member of the Board of Association of Talent Development in Kentucky, Mr. Weobong enjoys working with professionals in the field directly bringing to life the latest strategies and technologies impacting this discipline.

I just uploaded a training video from my mobile device

Every once in awhile, I too get excited about some tech that I really think is transformative. Video is one of such technologies. 

The plain truth is we all have to compete with all manner of distractions to keep the attention of our kids, learners, students, employees, team members, bosses…. and the list goes on. Continue reading

How to make the best of e-learning with a limited budget

What do you do when you prefer e-learning for your employees but have a limited budget? Well, you stick to your choice, of course! Yes, it is possible to develop e-learning on a limited budget. We must realize that an astute business sense is not just about finding the least expensive way of doing things, but about using existing resources in the best possible manner. With the right tools and talent, you can create an awesome learning experience for your employees, without having to invest a fortune. Continue reading

Promoting collaborative learning in your training materials

One of the biggest advantages of utilizing multimedia and eLearning as your corporate training medium is the fact that you can include so many unique components, including collaboration.

Yes, you can include collaboration in traditional classroom training, but when it’s part of your eLearning it can be done regardless of where employees are located, in an efficient and effective way.

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Top 10 Safety Courses – Safety Matters

Workplace safety is a big deal. Ignore it at your own peril. In 2014, 3 million non-fatal workplace injuries and illnesses were reported, and 4,679 workers were killed on the job. The National Safety Council reports that someone is injured on the job every six seconds. These injuries and illnesses are no laughing matter – they cost American businesses $250 billion each year in medical expenses and lost productivity. With all this in mind, we have assembled the top 10 safety courses requested by our customers. You can even preview one or two of them. Continue reading

Competency Mapping – Roadmap for Workplace Success

According to Pattys Davis of Development Dimensions International (DDI), Jennifer Naughton of ATD (previously ASTD) and Bill Rothwell of Rothwell & Associates, “competencies encompass clusters of skills, knowledge, abilities, and behaviors required for people to succeed. In this case, it refers to success across jobs in workplace learning and performance.” Continue reading

The Impact of Training On Trends and Issues Impacting the Healthcare Industry in 2016

The healthcare industry is one facing constant changes and evolution, and 2016 is certainly no exception. Healthcare organizations from large to small are up against new regulations and government compliance challenges, issues regarding the creation of higher quality care balanced alongside shrinking budgets, and a lack of employees. Continue reading

7 Must-Know Tips and Tidbits for Training Employees On Tablets

Tablets represent a unique, efficient and engaging way to deliver training. They’re somewhat of a middle-ground between e-Learning that has to be done on a desktop or laptop computer, and modules available on a mobile phone. Continue reading