Articles by Tanveer Makhani

5-Step Planning for Your Next Learning Portal

So you need a Learning Management System. Or you have one, but secretly conspire its demise.  After all, who doesn’t want a shiny new LMS to drive around? New features, fancy buttons, new body style… what else do you need? Quite a bit, actually. The era of using an LMS as a learning portal is here, and so even though the prospect of a new LMS is definitely …

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Learning Portals: Why You Should Be An Early Adopter

I still remember the day I was forced to get my first iPhone. Yes, forced. It was with great dread and doubt that I signed the dotted line and committed myself to the new era of computing. I didn’t want to; I was happy with my phone that made calls and did nothing else. That’s why my first iPhone was the 3GS, meaning I waited 3 whole years after the …

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Learning Portals: When an LMS Just Isn't Enough

Bigger, better, faster, more .  It’s the progression mantra for every technology.  Need a new phone?  You’ll get a bigger screen and a faster processor.  Shopping for a new hard drive?  Trade in that 500GB paperweight for a 4TB Cloud.  Want a new TV?  65 inches is the new norm.  And next year it will be 75. So how about your LMS?  It’s a piece …

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