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Should You Buy or Build Training Content for Your Organization?

May 07, 2021 Matthew Brown, VP of Learning and Brand Success Episode 30
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Should You Buy or Build Training Content for Your Organization?
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Should You Buy or Build Training Content for Your Organization?
May 07, 2021 Episode 30
Matthew Brown, VP of Learning and Brand Success

Are you looking for a new training solution for your organization?

One of the first decisions to make is: will you buy a solution from a third party or design your own? There are pros and cons to either option, and your choice will likely depend on budget, time available, and your existing skills and resources.

A common solution is to use a mixture of both by purchasing training and then adding your own context on top to connect the dots.

In this episode of The Learning Xchange, Schoox’s Matthew Brown (VP of Learning and Brand Success) delves into the topic of bought versus built training content. Matthew shares his tips for making purchased training solutions more effective and relevant for your team.

Listen to this episode to find out:

  • How the preference for built versus bought content has changed over the years
  • Why a hybrid approach is sometimes best
  • The first step towards making a training course work for your organization
  • Why it can pay to reserve your resources and buy content
  • How to improve the user experience for learners
  • Why you should start with the end in mind and work back

If you enjoyed this episode, please share what you love about The Learning Xchange by leaving us a rating and review! 

Show Notes

Are you looking for a new training solution for your organization?

One of the first decisions to make is: will you buy a solution from a third party or design your own? There are pros and cons to either option, and your choice will likely depend on budget, time available, and your existing skills and resources.

A common solution is to use a mixture of both by purchasing training and then adding your own context on top to connect the dots.

In this episode of The Learning Xchange, Schoox’s Matthew Brown (VP of Learning and Brand Success) delves into the topic of bought versus built training content. Matthew shares his tips for making purchased training solutions more effective and relevant for your team.

Listen to this episode to find out:

  • How the preference for built versus bought content has changed over the years
  • Why a hybrid approach is sometimes best
  • The first step towards making a training course work for your organization
  • Why it can pay to reserve your resources and buy content
  • How to improve the user experience for learners
  • Why you should start with the end in mind and work back

If you enjoyed this episode, please share what you love about The Learning Xchange by leaving us a rating and review!