What training can and cannot do to reduce operator error

Operator error (or human error) is broadly defined as the cause of an unintended consequence due to a bad decision, distraction, voluntary deviation from the procedure and so on. More simply, it is “a failure of a planned action to achieve a desired outcome.”

2018-06-13T10:07:44+00:002018/06/13|Articles, Guillaume Perron|0 Comments

Industry 4.0 and the new worker skillset explained

Industry 4.0 is the next major industrial era. For context, the use of steam to power machinery brought the first industrial age, followed by mass production and assembly lines in the second and finally computer and automation in today’s industrial era. The fourth era is about connected, data-exchanging smart plants and machines.

2018-04-16T13:39:45+00:002018/04/16|Articles, Guillaume Perron|0 Comments

Elearning as a corporate culture homogenizer

In a recent conversation with one of our clients, a major agro-food company, it struck me as interesting that one of the main benefits of eLearning for them is a means to ensure that every employee, regardless of where they are in the world, or which position they hold in the company, receives the same corporate messages.

2018-03-15T10:35:08+00:002018/03/15|Articles, Guillaume Perron|0 Comments