Industry news | Hubble Studios turns five!

Hubble Studios turns five!

Hubble Studios is on a continued quest to maximise the golden aspiration of the EdTech industry: higher-order learning, with high learning engagement, at scale. In the process, the company has grown 3x this year. Rapid growth poses challenges for a service business like ours, which depends on people’s time. In order to keep up with Read More

Industry news | The psychology of colour and its role in e-learning

The psychology of colour and its role in e-learning

By Nicole Eberhard 14 February 2017 Choosing a colour palette for your e-learning course isn’t just about creating an aesthetically pleasing design. Understanding and applying the psychology of colour can help you create more effective, engaging and intuitive learning experiences. There’s a reason we used to highlight our notes to remember the important parts, or use colourful sticky Read More

Industry news | Targeting academic online courses: two scenarios

Targeting academic online courses: two scenarios

There’s much excitement for institutions who are considering offering their academic programmes online, because they know it could extend their reach. At the end of the day, many institutions are also anxious because they don’t know how to target their approach. There are two sensible paths you might follow to improve your current offering: Scenario Read More

Industry news | Hubble Studios turns four

Hubble Studios turns four

Times of uncertainty reward the brave. And this year has certainly confronted me with the choice between being brave and playing it safe. About a year ago, we kicked off a big initiative to invest in our People, when convention says we should focus on Sales. The result today is a phenomenal team, and a Read More

Industry news | What is social learning and how can you apply it right now?

What is social learning and how can you apply it right now?

Have you ever created a stunning learning portal fitted with great resources, only to find your team passing it over for all sorts of social collaboration tools? At Hubble Studios, the 2015 case study of SharePoint vs Slack is a clear example. In a case like this, you have encountered social learning, in which people Read More

Industry news | E is for Enrolment

E is for Enrolment

Generating and maintaining enrolment momentum in your e-learning courses As more and more corporations decide to go digital with employee training, it becomes apparent that enrolment is more than just a dirty word used by course administrators to describe the arduous process of getting people to sign up for courses. It’s clear that the success Read More

Industry news | Get Personal | A digital solution to employee induction

Get Personal | A digital solution to employee induction

Starting a new job is stressful, no matter how experienced you are. Even before their first day, most employees struggle with the following kinds of questions: Will I be able to do the job effectively? Will I fit in? Who do I answer to? What is expected of me? Even mundane sounding questions like ‘Where Read More

Industry news | Lessons from across the pond

Lessons from across the pond

Hubble Studios recently took a trip across the pond to attend the Learning Technologies conference in London. The aim? To find out just what the more established European digital learning market has been up to, and see whether any of their new approaches could be adapted to fit the South African context. So what were Read More

Industry news | 6 Steps to being a successful e-learner

6 Steps to being a successful e-learner

The e-learning industry continues to develop at a lightning pace, enveloping business and academic environments alike. As exciting as this is to those of us on the inside, few pause to consider whether the learner themselves is along for the ride. Is she happily interacting with virtual scenarios, or is she throwing her laptop out Read More