Video mediums have a knack for making training engaging and fun. According to a study conducted by the University of Maryland, students who train using videos have significantly higher levels of satisfaction than users in a traditional classroom setting. Forbes Insight says 59% of senior executives would rather watch a video than read text. A Cisco Global Survey shows that 87% of young executives prefer a work environment that is invested in video training. Employees universally love video training, no matter where they are on their career path.
What Makes Videos More Effective:
• Highlight key information
• Keep videos short
• Use assessment questions to test knowledge
• Get rid of distracting information, images, and sounds
• Match your video to the audio
• Be conversational in your tone
• Keep in mind your video audience at all times
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