Blended Learning is Useful for Designing Corporate E-learning Courses


Technological innovations have brought in high quality improvements in all fields of human interests, and the arena of education is not an exception. Varied types of technological tools facilitate the learning process of the present generation. Though e-learning methods have become all the rage for quite some time now, with the introduction of the blended learning approach, they have become more lucid and coherent. Blended learning solutions are appropriate tools for designing operative corporate e-learning courses. In blended learning, the effectiveness of classroom learning and the innovative digital learning methods are blended, and thus the course becomes pragmatically good for corporate training and self-development programs.

Blended Learning – Key Attributes

The main purpose of all training programs is to make the participants fully aware of the subject that is discussed, irrespective of the schemes employed for the same. The participants must not only comprehend the contents in entirety, but also become competent to apply them in practical terms. Blended learning solutions make the process of learning uncomplicated and straightforward. Classroom learning will pass on the essential knowledge regarding the various connected theories and concepts, and also will give the participants detailed hands-on training, whenever the same is required. The digital presentation modes, on the other hand, will give them more extensive study on both theories and practical, so that they become experts in implementing the same without much ado. This sensible combination is actually the essence of blended learning and is the reason for its popularity.

Yet another significant plus point of blended learning is that the related training strategies can be twined together without losing the real spirit of the learning course concerned. The overall structure and the synchronization of the elearning courses can be easily carried out by applying the appropriate blended learning solutions. This will be handy in dealing training classes in which there are a lot of participants. You can reduce the classroom teaching hours to the bare minimum; just to convey the key relevant points and then can switchover to videoconferencing. This will only enhance the quality and efficacy of the training course concerned.

Learning Management System or LMS

The sharing of the elearning course materials can be performed through the innovative technological technique of ‘Learning Management System (LMS)’. By this way, the essence of the subject can be communicated to the participants effectively and in a cohesive manner. LMS can be also utilized for conducting the required and relevant course tests, related surveys, or for issuing the course certificates.

In fact, LMS is a pivotal tool by which you can manage the entire training process successfully. You can make use of functional ‘classroom apps’, this will enable you to arrange ‘active’ training programs by picking relevant location, time, and the related learning course materials. If you can incorporate the most advanced level apps such as the ‘unified calendar’ in the system, you will be able to make sure that all course participants are attending the training program, and thus can impart the course contents to the entire group in a worthwhile fashion.


How to Assess a Competent E-Learning Vendor or Service Provider?

ElearningE-Learning is a current trend in training and learning domain; it has become an obvious option for Learning Managers or Learning Officers. The four major advantages e-learning offers are;

  • easy development/update of learning content
  • anywhere-anytime implementation/access
  • effective learning results
  • effective cost

E-learning has plethora of options to provide for your unique leanings needs or requirements. The major challenge lies in selecting the right e-learning vendor or service providers. This discussion will help you to assess capable e-learning vendor for all kinds of learning needs.

Learning Managers or Learning Officers has three important areas to assess in an e-learning vendor or a service provider, they are:


This is the first and the most important among other two areas. A learning manager must assess a vendor company with respect to the capability of delivering effective learning solution. There is no use of other benefits if a vendor company is not competent enough to deliver effective learning.

Following are the key capabilities must be possessed by a competent e-learning course developer:

  • Analysis - A vendor company should be able to identity actual or real problem or learning need. They must talk to real/key stakeholder (the person who raised the learning need, not who is awarding the project). Best idea is to meet him personally and get answers to custom developed questionnaire as per your learning need; if physical meeting is not possible, at-least a call must be done between stakeholder and the analyst.Sample of questions to ask key stakeholder:

Q: What is the actual performance expected from the resource/student.

    •  This should be answered in detail; complete expected performance action should be described with corresponding verb, criteria and quality standard.

Q: Where and how resources/students are failing to perform?

    •  Answer to this question helps to identify the area or gap to fill.

Q: Is the failure is common in all or larger group of resources/students?

    •  This helps to understand or identify the relationship between performance failure and specific profile of resources/students (if any).

Q: Other than learner profile, is there any circumstantial/infrastructural issue related with performance failure?

    •  This helps to identify any unknown artificial conditioning affecting resources/students to stop performing in expected way.

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  • Design - Ideally, the person or Instructional Designer, who conducts the analysis phase, should design the required solution. If all the observations and responses are recorded and documented in proper procedure, then other instructional designer can devise an effective learning solution.Components of an effective learning solution design:
    • Scope – The subject matter/ the content includes texts, animations, images, audio etc. It also covers the expected level of performance.
    • Format – Which e-learning format is the most suitable? Such as Synchronous, Asynchronous, Blended etc.
    • Instructional Strategy – The instructional strategy is about how you create a learning environment/package (including Scope and Format) so that the learner understand and realizes the expected performance.Click here to request the best design for your e-learning requirement.


This ability of a vendor company describes seriousness towards understanding client requirement and delivery of expected solutions. The communication component is to understand requirements and resolve issues. It is very important component to avoid work delay and review cycles. Click here to request a better communication procedure for e-learning course development projects.


Though cost is not a real component in designing effective learning solution, but it does have major role in decision making to select real components such as what level of instructional design to adopt. In industry there are three levels of instructional design modals, they are:

    • Level 1 – A basic design with content and images on screen.
    • Level 2 – Content chunking, illustrations, moderate interaction, 2D animations and learning avatars.
    • Level 3 – Excellent content chunking (less text on screen, much in narration), extensive used of illustration, interactive slides, 2D animations and if required 3D animation. All components required to make learning effective.

Note: There is a direct relationship between the above levels and the cost.

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E-Learning Services and Concepts for Learning Managers


Learning Officers or Learning Managers are responsible to satisfy learning and training needs of the organizations they are serving to. There are various types of platforms and methodologies to satisfy these needs; off-course E-Learning is one the most effective among all the available.


In this discussion we will restrict ourselves to the E-Learning Solutions and Services. Moving further, you may need to understand following concepts in brief:

Organizational Learning Needs – 

  • Understanding: Training or learning which may bring required change or improvement in resources or students to do or realize something in a desired way.
  • Benefit: It is a very skilled job to identify actual skill or change required for an organization which may satisfy its need or improve business performance. Learning officer could be the best person to help an Instructional Designer analyze and identify actual learning needs.

Learning Style/Profile of the Learner – 

  • Understanding: Every individual is unique but their personality traits do fall under few common categories. Similarly, learning style is also unique in all learners but they can be categorized under following three headings:
    - Kinesthetic Learners – Learners who learn by doing
    - Auditory Learners – Learners who learn by listening
    - Visual Learners – Learners who lean by seeing
  • Benefit: In general, learners have mix of above three styles; our job is to identify dominant style so that we prepare our learning material accordingly.

Learning Delivery Platforms – 

  • Understanding: It is platform to deliver learning, for example Classroom, Books, Desktop/Laptop computers, Mobile devices, Learning Management System etc.
  • Benefit: This helps us to understand the strengths and weakness of available platforms and deliver the learning solutions accordingly.

Learning Content Design –

  • Understanding: The content or material which need to be designed (if required convert) and developed in accordance with organizational needs and learning profile of the learner. The types of content are Facts, Concepts, Process, Procedures and Principles. Forms of content are Text, Images, Animations, Videos and Audios.
  • Benefit: Understanding of content design, types and forms help you develop the most relevant learning solution to the requirement.

Conversions –

  • Understanding: It is about translating existing courses into the learner’s preferred language. Along with translation, the look and feel of the course can be customized in accordance with location and its culture.
  • Benefit: We must understand the significance of language of instruction and its environment; it helps you make learning simple and relevant.


Following are the three categories of solutions and services required in E-Learning domain:

Custom E-Learning Course Development

It is one of the most effective and traditional approach of e-learning course development. The name itself defines it as customized e-learning solution or bespoke e-learning solution; it is to solve specific learning problems.


  • Thorough analysis of following important factors:
    - Learning need of an organization
    - Learner
    - Content
    - Delivery platform
  • Custom design and development of the course
  • Instructional strategy for engaging and lasting learning experiences
  • Can be delivered on specified platform of an organization
  • Can be developed for multi platforms


In this approach, learning needs and its affecting factors are analyzed thoroughly to develop the most custom and effective learning solution. The analysis and custom part of the work efforts requires you to pay the deserving cost.

Rapid E-learning Course Development

It is about delivering e-learning course in less time with required effectiveness.


  • A brief analysis of learning need enough to understand specific requirements and standards
  • Rapid development tools for quick and quality output
  • Standard interactions
  • Effective engagement strategies can be implemented
  • Easy to develop courses for multi platforms


A good quality in-terms of learner experience and look and feel can be made in less time and less cost.

Translations and Localizations

This service is about converting existing course content for learners of foreign language, geographical and cultural region.

  • Existing courses can be converted as they are or with enhancements
  • Course environments like images, color and theme of graphic elements can be customized to match with the local culture
  • Existing content like books and manuals can be translated and a course in other language and environment can be created

Multi-Platform Course Development

Multi-platform course is to maximize or provide easy and anywhere access to learning. A course to launch from devices of different utilities like Desktops/Laptops, Mobile Phone, Tabs etc.

  • Existing course can be converted for other devices using required tools and techniques
  • New courses can be developed to launch through multi-platforms
  • Few changes need to be done to create existing uni-platform course to multi-platform


Above listed are the common services demanded by companies. As a learning manager or officer you must be able to identify the requirements and select capable vendor to provide the best e-learning services and solutions.



Why E-Learning? – A simple analysis


E-Learning industry is witnessing tremendous growth in terms of revenue and application. It has become a synonym for many of the learning requirements in corporates, academics and government institutions. To provide most suitable learning solutions, industry experts exploring and inventing creative methods and approaches such as Custom Learning Solutions, Rapid Learning Solutions, Gamifications, Instructor Led Training programs and blend of these methods and approaches.

There are people who still want to get convinced with e-learning as an effective learning delivery platform or methodology. Let’s have an elaborative explanation of relevant factors and self-analysis of different learning platforms.

Before we start, one thing we must know that, e-learning is not the only method and as like as any other thing it is not 100% perfect. There are many other methodologies with different level of effectiveness but e-learning can be taken as better alternative considering current challenges and available means.

Let’s understand why e-learning is a current trend under following two headings:

I – Current Learning Demands

At macro level, we receive demand for learning solutions from following three areas:

  1. Academics – Inquiry is a driving factor in this sector, it drives academicians, teachers and students to understand the known world of knowledge and explore the unknown. To make this simple and move at advance stages of learning experiences, people look for different effective methodologies and platforms.
  2. Small and Large Businesses – Competition is a driving factor of this sector; to yield higher profits,companies look for effective training and learning avenues which help to serve better and produce at an optimum level.
  3. Households – Leading better life is a driving factor for households – People want to learn to take right decisions in areas like finance, health, relationships etc.

Note: Members of Academics, Businesses and Households are same but they demand learning solutions as per the expectations of the role they play in above described areas. There is an enormous increase of volume and complexities in learning content and its applications; people need help to make it simple in less time and cost.

II – Available Technology

When the wheel invented, it was an advance technology of that time and it enabled people to move things and people with easy. Today’s advance technology has affected human life in following three major areas:

  1. Time – The common benefit of using advance technology is ‘time’. Technology has reduced time significantly compare to do the same thing before.
  2. Cost – Most often technology is proved as a tool or technique to reduce cost of an activity comparing the same in past.
  3. Accessibility – Technology has increased human reach/access to more places, more people, more things and more knowledge.

Comparative Analysis of Different Learning Methodologies

We gained some idea about current demand of learning and available technology. This understanding helps us to assess different delivery platforms of learning.

There are following three major delivery platforms for learning:

  1. Informal – In this platform you won’t find any structured method to educate people/resources to achieve any desired change or outcome.
  2. Classroom – This platform is one of the oldest methods of education. It is about bringing learners and trainer under one roof and adopting all possible tools and techniques such as chalk boards, projectors, computers, books, field trips, lab sessions etc.Classrooms provide opportunity to blend several tools, techniques and methods to create an effective learning experience. Under this platform you schedule specific instructors and learners to come at one place on specified time. The two greatest advantages of this platform is human emotions/touch and learner engagement; teacher/trainer can use his facial expressions, hands and other bodily movements to make his teaching effective and learners can engage more.
  3. E-Learning – This is about delivering learning through various electronic platforms. With the advent of internet and mobile devices, these platform scan be used to deliver content any-where and any time. The technology allows learner to interact with learning content and receive feedback accordingly. The platform gives opportunity to blend different types of learning strategies effectively. Even the greatest advantages of classroom teaching i.e. human emotions (through classroom recordings sessions, webinars etc.,) and learner engagement (through assessments and other interactions with learning content) can be achieved effectively.

Analysis- Below chart allows you to assess each platform against key items of considerations or factors:


Instructions: Rate each platform as Below Average, Average and Above Average using 1, 2, 3. Sum-up all the ratings to find the most effective platform. You can add more factors (key items) specific to your need.


Apple’s ‘Bendgate’ – E-Learning is a better strategy to avoid product failures


Oooooh it is bending, it is Iphone, it is Apple, Steve Jobs.

It happens with any designer, manufacturer, developer even it has happened with Steve Jobs too in 2010 with Iphone 4 the ‘Antenagate’. To the world at large Steve Jobs is known as a meticulous product manager but still Iphone 4 Antenagate is a reality. In general, people bother about product looks from outside; Steve Jobs was a person who also cares about inside looks. So it is not just about how meticulous you are, how skilled full developers and designers you have and what quality of material you use; it is also about how much you and your entire team is aware of possible product failures.

Case: Let’s discuss a case of an e-learning course to educate chemical and physical characteristics of raw materials used in the development of various products.

Course Requirements - Client asked to develop a course describing chemical and physical features of materials to be used in product development like plastic, silicon, metals etc. This helps new executive engineers to enhance and recall their knowledge on materials that company may use in present and future product developments. It is like training Java to new software developers who already learned it in their academics.

Course Purpose - To enable learners develop products with least possibility of hardware failures.

Learning Solution - Following are the key aspects of the course requirement:

    • Implementation of training every time new designers and engineers are recruited
    • Hiring expert trainers to provide quality training
    • Establishment of Infrastructure to conduct training programs
    • Allocating required Budget
    • Managing training programs at various locations around the globe

Considering above list of requirement, an e-learning course is proposed; following are the list of benefits:

    • The course was developed with the help of experienced instructional designer, visualizers, in-house contract based SMEs and client side engineers.
    • It is posted on company LMS from where it is implemented to learners distributed at various locations around the globe.
    • LMS helps to track and grade leaners as per their performances
    • Greater control on content and quality
    • Cost effective

Scope of the course: It was purely a technical course dealing two aspects of each raw material i.e. basic chemical and physical features and their performances as per the specified product design.

Example: Basic chemical and physical features of silicon are described with the help of appropriate images and simple plain content using interactive presentation strategies. In next stage, course explains best possible dimensions and strength configurations of the material to be maintained in products to be developed and achieve business objectives like cost, durability and performance.

Learning and Business Results - The e-learning course has helped learners to increase their understanding on materials and develop cheaper and better products. In result, hardware defects has been reduced significantly and helped to build brand as one of the best product makers.

Conclusion - It is very important to understand basic details of raw materials for all decision makers who are directly related with product development. E-learning is considered as the best strategic tool to educate or train resources and achieve better business results.


What about surplus learning budgets?


Companies allocate budgets for their learning requirements. Learning managers are responsible and have authority to spend these funds to satisfy learning needs in their respective organization. In general it is observed that, at the end of each financial year, all learning needs are satisfied but some part of allocated fund remain unspent.

It is an opportunity for learning managers to invest in learning needs other than required for core operations like employee benefits, slow performers, skill enhancement for reducing time and improving quality, emotional development of employees etc. In an ideal case, these funds should go in areas which are not related to core operations and more towards employee benefits.

Following is the list of courses which you can buy or make an order for:

• Courses to improve or enhance Emotional Intelligence – Emotions are weakness of a person, but the same time this could prove strength too. Emotions enable persons to bring best out from them.

• Courses on Sports – Getting trained in sports and playing with colleagues will help to establish relationships and increase relatedness. Sports develops team spirit which is very important element in delivering projects successfully.

• Courses related to Home Affair Management – Other than office, the person spends time and energies managing home affairs. The person or resource may be good enough in his skills, but if he fails in managing home affairs, then this will effect on his work.

• Courses related to Physical Health – Physical fitness has direct impact on work output in office. Courses on simple and effective exercises to be done in office and home will benefit resource and office as well.

• Course on Divinity – Religion is the main source from where person seek energy and no religion develops negative energy. Religious teaching helps person to find right direction to put his/her energy and time whole heartedly. This helps organization to benefit in work and maintaining healthy and happy in his surroundings including office.

• Courses on Positive Engagements – Courses related to simple magic, poetry, music, dance etc. will help person to engage in activities which resist him to move towards negative activities and helps to build confidence and feel of special.

Providing course in these areas will give caring message to employees. They feel company cares about them as it cares about its business. This helps to develop attachment towards company and feel like another home. This is very difficult for all company to develop these feelings in resources; get use of surplus funds and benefit your organization.


E-Learning Through Smart Watches – Finding Possibilities

Smart Watches

E-Learning is the name of the service which delivers learning solutions through any possible electronic platform in the most convenient and effective way for learners. The ever evolving technology offers delivery platforms for learning designers to opt and provide most suitable learning solution products.

If technology meets the imagination, smart watches are going to be new trend in the market. As content developers, we must be aware and prepare for new delivering platforms. Thinking of delivering content on smart watches should not be taken as jumping on every new technology to deliver learning. Still learners can learn sitting under the tree; the most ancient way we know of group learning. The point is to address learners in best possible way. In few days the learners will become users of new technologies and change their living style in accordance to it. We can’t developcontent for older ways/platforms of which learners are not users. The new paradigm is of learner centered, we need to mold our strategies or approaches as per the learner.

Launch of Apple watch is not the first smart watch, already similar products are in the market from other technology giants. This trend will move further with new features and specifications to offer more and more applications of daily life, so the learning. The learning companies should prepare themselves and develop ways to deliver effective learning solutions for these wearable technology platforms.

Transition from Desktop to mobile is still in process, there is a large portion of the industry which still struggling to develop content for mobile devices. Now a new challenge emerged to develop content for micro screens. The companies which are already in developing content for mobile devices may not face it as difficult as those who don’t. Still it is a great challenge to deliver content developed in different styles of content presentation such as animations, diagrams, images etc.

Above all challenges, it has great potential to reach more learners anywhere for more time of the day with wide range of subjects. We can expect applications to come-up in the smart watches market to deliver learning content. Considering its small screen size, developing content again in traditional style of slides couldn’t be a good idea. Content designer should invent new creative ideas suitable for wearable technologies. The one option could be like Branching Scenarios (or Skip Survey) where learner makes decisions based on the situations posed on him/her. The challenge in smart watches is to develop content for small interaction area or small screen to present content like slides (for big screens like desktops, laptops, tabs or large screen smartphones). It is now clear that we can’t go with slide wise presentation of content with wearable technologies; there must be some other way to make learners learn.

An another wearable devices which is much different compare to smart watch is ‘Google Glass’. On similar line, more devices come in future with different challenges and opportunities; as content/learning designers we must be creative enough to deliver content effectively.


Importance of Elearning Portals

E-Learning portal

ELearning portal offers a reservoir for the online training. It offers materials and links for the resources in terms of training and learning.

In today’s scenario of inestimable options and accessibility in terms of online training and Elearning , it becomes imperative to have a lumber room for all the information and updates accessible and amicable to learners. So in other words we can say the Elearning portals are the treasure houses of online or Elearning training resources and courses. Elearning portals will deliver the long sought after vision of bringing all the information available on one site. It makes the learning process silky and nuisance free to access all the courses in diverse, meaningful and user friendly manner to facilitate the learning process. Elearning portals bring all training modules and links under one roof for varied learning requirements of professionals, students and employers.

The Elearning reservoirs provide all-embracing and meticulous information and relevant links for varied types of online training modules, which makes the search more convenient and trouble free. The home page of the eLearning portal is also named as dashboard, which provides a list of recommended courses, upcoming events and links to resource libraries. In some portals we come across search functionality within the portal, features offered for ratings and social networking features as well.

How advantageous it would be for organizational needs of incessant growth and development?

The varied and wide-ranging updates are obtainable in terms of indiscriminate learning modules and custom or tailor made Elearning programs to make the portal suitable for different addressees. The custom made plans are appropriately designed to the need of individual learner, taking into prudence the level, role and need of those individuals in the organization. In today’s state of affairs when training and learning is considered to be a continuous process throughout the professional life. Elearning portals bring respite from the horrendous task of finding the training in different places. The Elearning portals will make the job of organization very convenient by offering extensive details on online training under one roof to benefit the organizational training needs for individuals and new hires. So the Elearning portal plays a central role of an access point for different courses, training, applications and varied services offered to the customers, employers and different partners. In turn providing accessible, user friendly, didactic Elearning options to all the stakeholders.

The other benefits at the organizational level include recruitment of fresh talent, retention of staff, being able to provide on job training and hence facilitating the career growth, helping to identify exceptional performers and facilitating the learning process for the employees depending on the areas they outshine.


Would HTML5 be instrumental for Mobile Learning?

The world is moving with a fast pace resulting into life getting faster. The need to have robust technologies to keep us abreast with the latest utilities has grown tremendously over the past decade. The scope and demand for mobile learning has shown exceptional growth and it has become necessary to have mobile devices compatible with effective learning.

HTML5 offers immense possibilities in the field of Mobile Learning and tools for Instructional Designing. The development of the mobile content would need defined strategies irrespective of the technology used to have clear directions to be followed and implemented in regards to graphics, templates and font size as well. The aspects which are important while planning a mobile module would have the following considerations;

• The goals to be achieved.
• Compatibility of the projects with the mLearning.
• Whether mLearning is acceptable by the Learners.
• Learners readiness for mobile learning.
• How and for what purposes the target group uses the mobile devices.
• And finally what are their expectations in terms of mLearning.

The other very important aspect is to create original content for mobile devices and to avoid publishing the same content of eLearning into the content readable on mobile devices. Because it might not be suitable for mobile devices as going through the extensive and detailed materials wouldn’t be convenient as they are for mLearning. The idea for creating mLearning content should be to create small chunks or bits of knowledge modules to have short and crisp learning to keep the learners interested.

As reported by BBC News , the coming years would create vast mobile space as mobile users have grown manifolds and still growing. When we look at the stats forecasted by the analysts we come to the conclusion that this trend is going to grow further opening the scope for mobile learning in an incredible way.  As it’s predicted, mobile devices will become an integral entity to the individuals.  It’s imperative for the underlying technologies and mobile devices to acquire further sophistication.  HTML5 is going to offer extensive opportunities for mobile learning as it is continuing to improve and ready to outpace the other proprietary tools.

HTML5 is going to add value towards learning and designing content for mobile devices. The approach towards HTML5 for mobile learning needs to be with a new mindset and creative ideas as to go along with the mobility and adaptability towards mobile learning instead of republishing the content targeting the mobile devices. The design and development of the content should be in accordance with the technological functionality of the mobile devices in terms of GPS capabilities. Extensive innovations and enhancements would be needed for creating augmented modules, embedding website links and other relevant codes, emphasizing on creative graphics and so on.

To conclude HTML5 offers many interesting and innovative designing ways for making the mLearning innovative, crisp and user friendly. The future looks bright for HTML5 with immense and far reaching possibilities. Swift Elearning Services Pvt. Ltd. had developed number of efficient and cost effective HTML5 based mLearning courses and ready to support companies to meet HTML5 needs. Visit SWIFT at:


Impact of Story based Learning

Story based Learning

Story based Learning

All of us would definitely have a vivid memory of any bedtime stories or fables heard from our parents or teachers at school. The best part of these stories is the moral that they impart. Since time immemorial stories have been a strong basis for human communication and learning.

The day-to-day advertisement that we come across are also built around the story concept. There are times when we remember the story or the scenario but lose memory on its learning. In such situations the story fails if its meaning is not conveyed. Same is the situation with an e-learning course. Before developing a story based e-learning the learning design experts must understand:

  • How stories help us to face challenges and find solutions.
  • Capability of stories in transforming the facts into real-life experience.
  • Importance of stories in supplementing the experience gap with imaginary stories.

With spurt in story based learning, instructional designers would present themselves as storytellers, setting the theme, conflict and building the climax. This approach works best when needed to deliver concepts that are:

  • Abstract based (to teach soft skills such as leadership)
  • Dull or uninspiring (ex: compliance-related courses as Code of Conduct, Rule 10b5-1 etc.

Whether information is basic or complex, it can be related to practical situations by weaving a storyline around it to engage learners and provide a learning context.

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How stories help us to face challenges and find solutions.
Capability of stories in transforming the facts into real-life experience.
Importance of stories in supplementing the experience gap with imaginary stories.