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About Neil Ashizawa

Neil is responsible for leading the executive management team and positioning the company for future growth. Previously, Neil served as InReach’s Vice President of Products and was responsible for InReach’s product management and engineering teams as well as the strategy of InReach’s software portfolio. Prior to joining InReach, Neil held senior-level positions at Affiniscape and HP’s SaaS division where he helped to launch many of HP’s first cloud-based solutions. He holds a BS in Computer Science from San Jose State University.
1407, 2017

July Greetings

By |July 14th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Hello! I hope this newsletter finds you well and achieving your personal and professional goals.

If we are to be an effective and valued partner to you, we first need a powerful answer to the question, “What makes an effective solution provider (partner)?” I reason, if we have an answer to that question, the likelihood that […]

1505, 2017

May Greetings

By |May 15th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Hello! I hope this newsletter finds you well and achieving your personal and professional goals.

I’d like to discuss the topic of ‘innovation’ with you. A software and services company must have high expertise in the act of innovating, if they are to become and remain a trusted partner.

The simple definition of ‘innovation’ is to produce […]

2303, 2016

Where’s Waldo? Taking the Scavenger Hunt out of Finding Online Courses

By |March 23rd, 2016|Blog, Online Continuing Education|0 Comments

They say it’s the small things in life that count and this is certainly true for the online education world. Something as simple as number of clicks from here-to-there can win or lose a customer. However, thanks to website analytics, tracking when potential participants leave a website due to frustrating navigation can be determined.

You can […]

903, 2016

5 Tips in Your Search for Online CE

By |March 9th, 2016|Blog, Online Continuing Education, Professional Association CE|1 Comment

My company is a leading provider of technology and services that enable online continuing education (CE). From that perspective, you could assume a bias towards certain kinds of CE. On the other (less cynical) hand, I have been exposed to a tremendous amount of online professional continuing education over the years. From this perspective, I […]

1806, 2015

Four Tips from the Tech World

By |June 18th, 2015|Blog, Online Continuing Education, Professional Association CE|0 Comments

As a product guy who has experience with startups, SaaS companies, and large technology companies I have come to realize there are principles in this “IT world” that would translate well to the world of online education. Whether you are creating your first eLearning program or looking to take a continuing education program online consider […]

1305, 2015

What Modern Learners Want… It May Not Be What You Think

By |May 13th, 2015|Blog, Financial, Healthcare, Legal, Online Continuing Education, Professional Association CE|0 Comments

Recently I saw this infographic from Bersin by Deloitte, HR specialists, which dissects the modern learner. While they were focused on learners in a corporate environment, their findings are applicable across industries and provide great insight into the challenges that those focused on professional continuing education encounter.

Today’s work places are fast-paced ever changing environments that […]

2201, 2015

SCORM: Why InReach?

By |January 22nd, 2015|Blog, Financial, Healthcare, Legal, Online Continuing Education, Professional Association CE|0 Comments

Now, this blog post might wander down into the weeds of technical specifications, but it is definitely worth explaining how InReach’s implementation of SCORM compliance is unique to the world of Continuing Education (CE) and how the implementation ensures certification standards are met.

As you know, most on-line CE requires participation and/or the completion of tests […]

801, 2015

SCORM: Why Use It?

By |January 8th, 2015|Blog, Financial, Healthcare, Legal, Online Continuing Education, Professional Association CE|0 Comments

This is one of the easier questions about SCORM to answer. If you run an on-line CE program and are concerned about learner engagement and satisfaction, SCORM courses will be invaluable to you.

SCORM offers higher levels of interactivity compared to other course content formats. SCORM provides the ability for learners to navigate each course in […]

912, 2014

SCORM: Why Now?

By |December 9th, 2014|Blog, Financial, Healthcare, Legal, Online Continuing Education, Professional Association CE, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Considering that SCORM has existed for a number of years, why is it only now becoming a hot topic in the world of continuing education (CE)? Again, if we look to the history of both SCORM and CE the answers become clearer.

The last blog explored how SCORM was developed out of the training needs of […]

212, 2014

SCORM: An Acronym Demystified

By |December 2nd, 2014|Blog, Financial, Healthcare, Legal, Online Continuing Education, Professional Association CE, Uncategorized|0 Comments

One of the hot topics in on-line continuing education these days is SCORM. In fact, the term is being so commonly used that it runs the risk of becoming just another acronym tossed around without true comprehension of its meaning. So now is a good time to focus on SCORM, understand what it means to […]