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An Introduction to E-learning and Learning Management Systems (LMS)
Not so long ago (or, back in the early ’90s, when I was a first-year college student) there were two ways to get a post-secondary education: by attending

travel proposal sample  associated with training fees, travel and accommodation expenses for workshop or course trainers, and lost employee work time Computer-based training can more effectively and actively engage the student and produce better test results and higher rates of retention, thereby improving on-the-job competency and efficiency Larger numbers of employees can receive training in shorter periods of time; employees can be exempt from certain courses or modules if they demonstrate competency by passing a pre-test

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