Starting a new job is one of the most challenging few experiences in life. It is an equal mixture of excitement and uncertainty for employers too. By taking your induction process into a digital, online environment, the time required to get new employees to ‘100% productive’ can be shortened. Plus, online induction training can also help existing employees become more consistent and standardised.
Video is a highly desired medium for online learning. It can transform pages of text into movement, sound and action. It’s also very mobile device friendly. The use of video for induction training is powerful as video can share knowledge in ways which text – even interactive text – cannot. In this article, let’s review why video for induction training is such a powerful medium, before looking at a few tips to make video more accessible in your next induction courses.