Why It’s Time To Break Up With Traditional CE Programs

CE ProgramsThere’s a two-letter acronym that serves as the foundation for the majority of professional organizations: CE. Anesthesiologists, pediatricians, lawyers, zoologists and more —  employees from nearly every field count on continuing education credits. From satisfying a requirement that will maintain their operating licenses to adding a line on their resumés for a competitive edge in the job market, CE is crucial. But the digital age is raising a serious question: are we going about CE all wrong?

Storytelling as a Dynamic Learning Tool

Once upon a time, an online learning session presented a lengthy series of PowerPoint slides. The monotony and lack of interactivity lulled the audience almost to sleep, and little of the content was retained. Unfortunately, many instructional programs follow this static approach, which usually does not have a happy ending – for the instructor or the learners.