Friday, 27 April 2018

New Test Title - Newforma Fundamentals

KnowledgeSmart's skills assessment library helps AEC businesses capture evidence of individual and corporate skills capability, across a wide variety of essential technical software titles.

This includes popular software products from major vendors, including Autodesk, Bentley Systems, Graphisoft, Oracle, Adobe and Microsoft.

One of the most popular requests in recent months has been to create assessment content for Project Information Management tool, Newforma.

This assessment looks at knowledge of using Newforma, across a range of core functions, and is written primarily with novice users in mind.

Modules covered include:

User Interface
My Projects
Email Management
Info Exchange

We will also be adding content for intermediate and advanced users, in the coming months.


Tuesday, 10 April 2018

BIM Implementation Workshop - 25 April - London

Evolve’s BIM Awareness Workshops help AEC businesses prepare and develop a strategy for adopting BIM on design and engineering projects. KnowledgeSmart will be talking about the importance of skills assessments, measuring BIM capability and capturing key business metrics to support a wider learning and development framework.

Through interactive one-day workshops presentations, best practice advice, discussion, and hands-on project-based exercises the Evolve team make sure AEC firms appreciate how BIM integrates with existing workflows and production of project deliverables. By the end of the day, teams will be able to identify key actions and prepare a company-wide, office or project BIM strategy.

Assessing what Building Information Modelling really means and how it applies to your business.

Understanding the basic requirements for data production & exchange.

Understanding the expectations of BIM Level 2 and managing projects.

Additional documentation designed to align BIM methodologies across design teams.

Appreciating the issues of digital production and data exchange.

The education process; maintaining production while minimising risk.

Formulating an action plan and the necessary strategies to implement BIM.

Join Evolve and KnowledgeSmart at Evolve's offices on WEDNESDAY 25 APRIL 2018 for this powerful opportunity to drive your BIM understanding and adoption.

Click here to book your place. KS customers and partners can enter the code KSBIM01 for a 20% discount at the checkout.


Thursday, 5 April 2018

KnowledgeSmart for Human Resources Management

This new video focuses on the tremendous benefits Human Resources Departments can expect from a KnowledgeSmart Subscription. 

How would it be if you could:
  • Liaise with team leaders to identify skills gaps and improve staff performance (backed up by inter-company and global benchmarks)
  • Interview and select job candidates and add reliable, objective skills assessment data to the selection criteria
  • Develop and implement more effective policies for performance management
  • Advise on pay and other remuneration issues, including promotion and benefits based on valuable metrics
  • Plan, and sometimes deliver, more effective training - including inductions for new staff based
  • Analyse training needs in conjunction with departmental managers using an intuitive, intelligent data query tool


KnowledgeSmart for Human Resources Management