iPad: The Virtual Flipchart

iPad: The Virtual Flipchart

When I delivered my first training course many years ago, all I had was a flip chart and some coloured marker pens. I didn’t even have a projector to demonstrate the software to the delegates. Fast forward 25 years and the flip chart and pens have been replaced with...
3 Uses for an Old iPad

3 Uses for an Old iPad

Prompted by a question on Twitter, here’s three ideas for making good use of an old iPad, rather than leaving it in a drawer gathering dust. A Dedicated eBook Reader Although I’m not an avid reader, I do have a large number of reference books and magazines...
True Cost of iPads in Education

True Cost of iPads in Education

It’s not difficult to find advocates for iPad usage in education and without a doubt the iPad has revolutionised the classroom experience in innumerable ways. However, the experience of one school prompts the inevitable question: At what cost? It is reported...
Presenting with an iPad

Presenting with an iPad

The iPad has become a must-have business tool and is the perfect partner for a presenter. There’s now a whole range of iPad apps that you can use to create, edit and deliver presentations. Your iPad can easily be connected to a projector or other display device,...
CloudOn – Microsoft Office on an iPad

CloudOn – Microsoft Office on an iPad

Training plans, presentations, manuals, quick reference guides, statistics…these are all things that a typical trainer has to produce. Chances are you use Microsoft Office to do so. Trainers, more than most, also need to be able to work effectively on the move....