Industry news | The psychology of colour and its role in e-learning

The psychology of colour and its role in e-learning

By Nicole Eberhard 14 February 2017 Choosing a colour palette for your e-learning course isn’t just about creating an aesthetically pleasing design. Understanding and applying the psychology of colour can help you create more effective, engaging and intuitive learning experiences. There’s a reason we used to highlight our notes to remember the important parts, or use colourful sticky Read More

Industry news | Managing millennials: Why we removed management from our career map

Managing millennials: Why we removed management from our career map

Hubble Studios’ team members are under the age of 35. We have a pool table, a ping pong table in a boardroom, our office is littered with beanbags, and good coffee is essential for us to work. We are the quintessential millennial office: we like to do things differently and we want our work to […]

Events | Ending the year on a high note: Food Jams!

Ending the year on a high note: Food Jams!

“Ready, steady, cook!” were words the Hubbleites thought we might hear when we arrived in Gardens for an end-of-year Food Jam. Ready to chop, slice, dice, mix, fry and roast, we grabbed a glass of wine and rolled up our sleeves while Jade and her team explained that we would be cooking our own supper from her recipes. Read More

Industry news | Targeting academic online courses: two scenarios

Targeting academic online courses: two scenarios

There’s much excitement for institutions who are considering offering their academic programmes online, because they know it could extend their reach. At the end of the day, many institutions are also anxious because they don’t know how to target their approach. There are two sensible paths you might follow to improve your current offering: Scenario Read More

Events | Hubble’s birthday picnic!

Hubble’s birthday picnic!

We had an exciting time last week, because our birthday celebrations stretched through until Friday afternoon’s birthday party. We visited the beautiful Silvermine Reservoir for a picnic and other celebratory mischief. The reservoir looked like a scene out of The Lord of the Rings because of the low cloud rolling down over the water. Some people Read More

Industry news | Hubble Studios turns four

Hubble Studios turns four

Times of uncertainty reward the brave. And this year has certainly confronted me with the choice between being brave and playing it safe. About a year ago, we kicked off a big initiative to invest in our People, when convention says we should focus on Sales. The result today is a phenomenal team, and a Read More

Industry news | What is social learning and how can you apply it right now?

What is social learning and how can you apply it right now?

Have you ever created a stunning learning portal fitted with great resources, only to find your team passing it over for all sorts of social collaboration tools? At Hubble Studios, the 2015 case study of SharePoint vs Slack is a clear example. In a case like this, you have encountered social learning, in which people Read More

Industry news | E is for Enrolment

E is for Enrolment

Generating and maintaining enrolment momentum in your e-learning courses As more and more corporations decide to go digital with employee training, it becomes apparent that enrolment is more than just a dirty word used by course administrators to describe the arduous process of getting people to sign up for courses. It’s clear that the success Read More

Industry news | Get Personal | A digital solution to employee induction

Get Personal | A digital solution to employee induction

Starting a new job is stressful, no matter how experienced you are. Even before their first day, most employees struggle with the following kinds of questions: Will I be able to do the job effectively? Will I fit in? Who do I answer to? What is expected of me? Even mundane sounding questions like ‘Where Read More