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Writing Mistakes and Consequences

Experiencing eLearning

In my previous post, I explained how I write the ideal path for a branching scenario first. Once that is complete, I write the mistakes or errors and consequences for those choices. First, Draft One Alternate Path to Its Conclusion. I start writing a single alternate path from beginning to end.

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Solutions for Tight Cycles of Assessment

Clark Quinn

In general, in a learning experience stretching out over days (as spaced learning would suggest), learners want to regularly get feedback about how they’re doing. As a consequence, you want regular cycles of assessment. However, there’s a conflict.

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A Simple Model for Converting ILT to Engaging eLearning

eLearning Brothers

If you’re an e-learning designer, chances are you’re often asked to take existing instructor-led (classroom) training and put it online. Chances are also good that no one’s ever told you how to do that.

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Top 10 Gamification Examples in Everyday Life

mLevel

While many people are probably unable to define “gamification,” most have unknowingly experienced it – likely every single day.

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2017 Customer Training Benchmarks Study

What are the baseline metrics for a successful customer training program? Find out in Skilljar's inaugural customer training benchmarks study, which includes an analysis of completion rates, course duration, and more. Click to download.

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My Professional Learner’s Toolkit

Clark Quinn

My colleague, Harold Jarche, recently posted about his professional learning toolkit, reflecting our colleague Jane Hart’s post about a Modern Learner’s Toolkit. It’s a different cut through the top 10 tools. So I thought I’d share mine, and my reflections.

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GDPR jargon busting cheat sheet

Unicorn Training

Abi and I attended the GDPR Europe ’Roadmap for Marketers’ Conference at 155 Bishopsgate on Tuesday. The day was extremely insightful and provided us with some useful key takeaways, which Abi's talked about in her blog post here.

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3 Reasons to Start Using Video in your Business

Visual Lounge

One of the main selling points for inWhatLanguage is our office culture. We have a mannequin named Milton as our mascot, a basketball hoop out back, a popcorn maker in the kitchen, and we wear bright green pants. Not your typical boring translation agency, right?

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Tell Me a Story: 6 Tips to Create an Effective eLearning Experience

eLearning Brothers

You’ve probably heard it before, “Use a story to involve your learners.” But, do you really know how to construct a narrative to make your training “stick?”

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Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

Off-the-shelf elearning is applicable for a wide audience, but it won’t address your organization’s unique situations or distinctive content. So are these courses all that helpful? For sure! Read on for 7 secrets to make off-the-self learning your own.

Knowledge Worker Problem-Solving Approach

The E-Learning Curve

Knowledge working is bound within the organizational context: knowledge workers use their skills and experience to innovate solutions to real-world problems Continue Reading → The post Knowledge Worker Problem-Solving Approach appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog.

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Augmented Reality – A New Dawn of Possibilities in Online Training / eLearning

Adobe Captivate

Augmented Reality – sounds like high-tech si-fi phenomenon. Isn’t it? Every new invention takes its place in our daily lives giving us a similar experience. In the beginning, it astonishes and makes us a passive observant. But as time passes, we start sensing its obvious presence in our environment.

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So, what do I really need to know about GDPR?

Unicorn Training

It’s been something of a red-eye start for the Unicorn Marketing Department today, as we fought our way through the early commuters to join the GDPR Europe ’Roadmap for Marketers’ Conference at 155 Bishopsgate.It’s

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In this new world of work it’s up to everyone to develop themselves

Jane Hart

There is no longer such a thing as a job for a life – only a life of jobs – and as most organisations only train their people to do their current job – not prepare them for a future job – it’ll be up to everyone to take control of their own … Social learning

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3 Ways to Create a Best in Class Customer Training Plan

Looking to improve your training plan for Q4 and beyond? Download this guide to learn how the right goals, education, and tools can help.

Don’t Skimp On Discovery @ Point-of-Work

Living in Learning

This post was triggered and complimentary to Bob Mosher’s post on 11/17…an important read that I agree with completely. What I offer today is an attempt to articulate a “Yes and…” in this post. The Critical Skills Analysis (CSA) used in the 5 Moments of Need methodology is extremely essential for distinguishing what can be […].

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How to Onboard your Employees with an LMS

LearnUpon

A new hire has joined your organization. You want to train them, impart them with the appropriate skills and get them up and running in their role as quickly as possible. But how? Employee onboarding, particularly in a growing organization, is a strategic process.

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In Real Life: Building Trust from Behind the Scenes by JD Dillon

Learning Solutions Magazine

How do you go about building trust in an audience that may have been disappointed by past L&D offerings? Start by getting. back to the basics. Management Performance Support Training Strategies

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Clear Expectations Improve Measurable ROI for L&D

Actio Learning

Expectations are like looking through the windshield and measurements are like looking in the rearview mirror. Establishing clear expectations makes calculating ROI much easier in a few ways. When the destination is clearly defined, it’s easier to determine what to measure.

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How to Select an LMS for Customer Training

Finding an LMS suitable for customer training can be tough. Check out our guide to learn about some key considerations for selecting a customer education platform.

Augmented Intelligence, Not Artificial Intelligence: E-learning’s Game-Changer

Litmos

Artificial intelligence is a term that comes with a lot of baggage, thanks to popular culture. From Asimov to Westworld, machines that act and think like humans are a mainstay in science fiction.

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What Happens If There Is a Chip On Your Windshield? Cases of Microlearning Impacts - Tip #158

Vignettes Learning

Monitoring the impacts and contributions of Microlearning is like figuring out how fast you are falling while you are actually falling from the sky. We can only catch glimpses of moments of impacts rather than substantive end-of-the-year “bean counter” ROI studies.

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Devlearn 2017: The Future is Here (recap)

Tom Spiglanin

DevLearn 2017 Recap. Through airport security screening, I look for food service near my departure gate. The Chophouse and Brewery it is. I spot the one remaining seat at the bar and squeeze in, order my drink and food, and begin to unwind.

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What should you be paying for your LMS?

Roundtable Learning

With the year’s end approaching, every CLO, CTO, and CFO is thinking about closing out the 2017 learning and development budget and looking to save money and increase training efficiency in 2018

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Facilitate Enterprise ROI Through Learning Digitalization

There are two types of costs related to training. For the purposes of this paper, they are categorized as “overt” and “covert” costs. Like their names imply, overt costs are the hard costs associated with the application implementation usually identified and accrued at the project-level and may be capitalized; covert costs are the hidden operating costs that are not listed in the project budgets, but cause a significant impact to the business.

1st Guild Executive Forum Is a Resounding Success by Susan Jacobs

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild presented its first Executive Forum for 42 senior L&D leaders, who attended educational sessions and made. valuable connections. Management Professional Development

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How to Do More Deep and Meaningful Work

CLO Magazine

In our latest Your Career interview, author and computer science professor Cal Newport uncovers the nature of deep work and how focusing without distraction on a cognitively demanding task is the source of competitive advantage. But it’s not easy.

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How are Virtual Classroom APIs revolutionizing eLearning?

WizIQ

The eLearning market has experienced explosive growth in recent years, as institutions have sought ways to lower costs while delivering high-quality instruction optimized for today’s students. This is a short summary of this post. Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links.

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Driving learning program adoption: Demand the right content (part 2)

Litmos

In Part One of this three-part series , I wrote about the value of driving the adoption of your learning program and that there are three keys to success in doing this: 1) the solution 2) the content 3) the learning ecosystem. Part One focused on the right LMS, so take a read if you haven’t yet.

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10 Tips for Selecting an LMS for New Learning Experiences

The right Learning Management System (LMS) can help you provide the new learning experiences - mobile, social and microlearning - needed to increase engagement with your learning programmes. Here are 10 tips to help you select an LMS to provide your learners with new learning experiences.