Robin Nichols
Robin Nichols
Managing Editor at 360Learning

Robin is interested in the crossroads of technology and culture.

Training & Learning
Collaboration skills

Why Collaboration Skills Offer a Major Competitive Advantage (Plus 10 Ways to Unleash Them)

Fostering collaborative skills is about building a happier, more productive workplace that outpaces the competition and draws in top talent.

Robin Nichols

Robin Nichols

Managing Editor at 360Learning

Training & Learning
onboarding strategies

8 Virtual Onboarding Strategies That Lead to Superstar Employees

Joining a company virtually can be tricky, for the new hire and their employer. To smooth out the process, we share 8 tips for a successful virtual onboarding.

Robin Nichols

Robin Nichols

Managing Editor at 360Learning

Training & Learning
Onboarding training

5 Onboarding Training Mistakes You Can't Afford to Make

Onboarding is the time when new hires and their employers alike decide if there's a fit. Give everyone a fighting chance by avoiding these common mistakes.

Robin Nichols

Robin Nichols

Managing Editor at 360Learning

Management & Mindset
Classic management training

Classic Management Training is Failing Your Employees—Here’s What They Need Instead

Managers have enormous influence on key business metrics, employee engagement, and customer churn. Yet most don't get anywhere near the support they need. 

Robin Nichols

Robin Nichols

Managing Editor at 360Learning

Training & Learning
SCORM is slowing us down

Why SCORM Is Still Slowing Us Down—and What You Should Do About It

Even though SCORM is everywhere, it's far from perfect. Luckily, we have a few ideas for how to make this system work for your L&D team in 2021.

Robin Nichols

Robin Nichols

Managing Editor at 360Learning

Inside 360
Write for us

How to Submit a Guest Post to 360Learning

Want to write for the 360Learning blog? Here are our guidelines and everything else you’ll need to get started.

Robin Nichols

Robin Nichols

Managing Editor at 360Learning

Training & Learning
How Active Learning Can Help You Avoid the Biggest eLearning Pitfall

How Active Learning Can Help You Avoid the Biggest eLearning Pitfall

L&D teams that rely on passive learning techniques aren't going to see the long-term learning outcomes they want. Enter: active learning.

Robin Nichols

Robin Nichols

Managing Editor at 360Learning

Training & Learning
Lifelong learning

What is Lifelong Learning, and Why Should you Turn Employees into Lifelong Learners?

L&D leaders are in a unique position to help employees to embrace Lifelong Learning in the workplace. The societal and individual benefits are tremendous.

Robin Nichols

Robin Nichols

Managing Editor at 360Learning

Management & Mindset
Process for OKRs

Our 3-Step Process for Using OKRs to Drive Performance (+ Free OKR Template)

For many fast-growing companies, the OKR system is vital to their growth.  We’ll walk you through how to get started implementing this framework, step-by-step.

Robin Nichols

Robin Nichols

Managing Editor at 360Learning

Management & Mindset
Learning organization model 2021

Why 2021 is the Year of the ‘Learning Organization’

COVID-19 created a true crisis of employee disengagement for L&D teams to contend with. Luckily, the Learning Organization model provides a viable solution.

Robin Nichols

Robin Nichols

Managing Editor at 360Learning

Training & Learning
authoring tool

What Is an Authoring Tool and Do You Really Need One?

Struggling to create all the courses you need for your L&D program? An authoring tool might be just what the doctor ordered.

Robin Nichols

Robin Nichols

Managing Editor at 360Learning