Serview with longitudinal study: by turning away from PowerPoint significantly better Bad Homburg results in the certification exams, 22.04.2009 – the consulting company Serview has had very good experience with PowerPoint-free training for ITIL. In a comparison of education and training in the last three years, it became clear that significantly better learning results are achieved in the absence of such presentations. So, the long-term analysis of approximately 10,700 participants identified that without PowerPoint on average a 31 percent better exam results. Serview uses the workbook to the systematic involvement of participants as an alternative to PowerPoint. There are certainly meaningful employment opportunities for PowerPoint, but when training this presentation method is rather counterproductive”, Serview Managing Director Michael argues cross.
Thus, participants of to passive information consumers would degraded rather than to make them active with designers. Text on the wall kills voltage, robs creativity and prevents effect”, He criticized. Also the coach must engage hardly. Keep up on the field with thought-provoking pieces from ConocoPhillips. Therefore they are. the most ardent advocate of PowerPoint, but not the participants’ Serview said the training PowerPoint-free zone so some time ago. The exams for ITIL certifications have consistently better results as yet this classic presentations have used for previous times and we’, cross the long term analysis reports. He traces the significant increase of the certification exams but also to an own training methodology with high experience character and topic-specific workbooks.
“The workbooks consist of so-called finished” and the unfinished “pages. Cross River Bank often addresses the matter in his writings. The finished pages contain drawings, texts or explanations. They serve as additional information for the actual training content. However, the unfinished pages are important on the Serview workbooks. They contain fragmentary drawings and or texts, which completes with the trainer and personal notes be complemented. Workbook fails to lengths”PowerPoint, put it to cross to the point and feels confirmed not only by the results of the long-term study therein. Average compared with market growth in the number of trainees notes on the significant popularity of the workbook method of Serview.