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Research Spotlight: Corporate Learning Management Systems 2016 – 2018 by Sharon Vipond

Learning Solutions Magazine

Regardless of industry, learning management systems (LMSs) remain the staple for managing traditional course delivery, reporting, compliance, and onboarding. This summary of The eLearning Guild’s latest corporate LMS research study explains. Learning Research Learning Systems

LMS Market Overview | 2015

Lambda Solutions

billion and will grow to $8 billion by 2018 with North America leading the market share. The learning management system (LMS) market is growing fast and it doesn’t look like its about to slow down anytime soon. According to Forbes the LMS market was well over $2.5

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Content as a Service (CaaS)

KnowledgeStar

The etextbook in 2018 will be coupled to an app that will provide you with Content as a Service (CaaS). By 2018, you will be purchasing the services which the app and the etextbook will provide. It will be designed to make learning easier and more effective. It will replace the old print (and even current online) proto-etextbook that used content as the product you bought. Dream with me a moment …. Future of education Learning Learning Technology

Top 13 eLearning Trends for 2015

Upside Learning

billion by 2018. A research by Global Industry Analysts (GIA), states that the “eLearning market is one of the most rapidly growing sectors in the global education industry”, predicting the global market to reach $168.8 eLearning, which was instituted on desktops, has gradually shifted its base to tablets and smart phones, now evolving into multi-device […]. Upside Learning

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Gamification in Education Stats

LearnDash

By the year 2018 it is projected that the global market will reach nearly $5.5 Gamification in elearning is the hot-topic these days, and with good reason. It has proven to be useful in helping learners further comprehend and apply new information. Hopefully today we can help add some statistical validity to gamification, particularly within education. billion. Points and badges.

ELearning Stats Show Industry Growth

LearnDash

billion come 2018. With every year comes new and exciting figures in the elearning field. As to be expected, the data is showing a continued rise in elearning use among a variety of industries. Not surprisingly, mobile learning is also on the rise – with some reports indicating that by 2017 the market will be roughly $12 billion. Elearning use has shown gains in nearly every sector.

2016 LMS Market Overview

Lambda Solutions

billion and will grow to $8 billion by 2018 with North America leading the market share. The learning management system (LMS) market is growing fast and it doesn’t look like its about to slow down anytime soon. According to Forbes the LMS market was well over $2.5

ELearning Market Exploding in China

LearnDash

By 2018, the elearning market in China alone is predicted to be $5.9 We hear a lot today regarding the growth of elearning across the world. It’s no secret that elearning is getting a lot of attention given all of the benefits it possesses. As platforms like Coursera have shown us, elearning broadens the reach of traditional academic institutions. billion! elearning

Is it Time to Switch to a New LMS?

cogentys

It's estimated to grow 23.17% between 2017 and 2018. The LMS market is booming. And where demand increases, so too do your options. So even though you may already have an LMS that gets the job done, you might also be missing out on a lot of highly beneficial features without realizing what's passing you by. How can you tell if it's time to switch to a more robust or niche option? Start asking the right questions.

4 Design Practices for Effective E-Learning Courses on Tablets [Infographic]

CommLab India

An industry forecast shows that the number of tablet users in the US is around 166 million for 2016 and it may increase by 10 million in the next two years and exceed 176 million by 2018. In this context, using them as a medium to provide training in organizations would be effective. So developing courses for tablets needs a special focus. Learning Technology mobile learning

Can VR make learning viral?

Origin Learning

Look at the data delivered by Kzero, a UK-based agency: according to them in 2018, 39 million VR goggles will be sold worldwide, and the 5-year aggregate sales will reach a total of 83 million units. The value of the AR/VR market is expected to reach USD 150 billion in 2020, and there will be 30,000,000 dedicated devices in the US and EU in 2018. For, speed matters! million, in 2014.

9 Top ELearning Trends for 2017

LearnDash

I will be keeping an eye on this for 2017 and we could very well see it appear as a more prominent prediction in 2018. At the end of 2016 I was contacted by Bryan Jones from the site eLearning Art to provide my thoughts on what I believe to be the growing trends in our industry for the coming year. Mine were as follows: Social Learning. Micro-Content. Informal Learning. elearning

Tech Headlines for November 2014

ATD Learning Technologies

Tech headlines for November 2014 include: Workplace Wearables, TrainingIndustry.com Names Top 20 in Gamification, MOOCs Expected to Grow 56 Percent by 2018, U.K. E-Learning Analyst Names Top LMSs. Click here to read full version

Does Gamification Warrant The Hype?

LearnDash

By 2018 it is projected that this number will reach close to $5.5 Gamification has been the buzz word of elearning for the past few years, but during many conversations with elearning professionals I have found that not everyone is convinced about its impact. The question lingers: is gamification still just hype? Since 2012 there has been a steady rise in its use. billion. billion. Gartner.

How mLearning is Revolutionizing the Learning Landscape

SHIFT eLearning

By 2018, more than fifty percent of users will use a tablet or smartphone first for all online activities [1]. Just the other day, it seems like I held a huge Nokia phone in my hand, telling my friends how amazing it was to be able to play Snake, message my friends, and call anyone in the world. How things have changed. So far, the evidence suggests that we’re moving forward.

20 facts about eLearning [Infographic]

TalentLMS

eLearning is self-paced learning, a practice taken up by 51% of residents in USA alone by 2018. eLearning is now the fastest growing teaching and learning strategy. Not convinced? Read through this infographic based on extant statistics and consumer behavior analytics. This infographic demonstrates how eLearning has dominated the economy and the status quo of learning and teaching.

Top eLearning Trends for 2015

DigitalChalk eLearning

billion in 2018. According to Statista , “the augmented reality market is expected to grow significantly – from 60 million users in 2013 to 200 million in 2018”. The eLearning industry grew substantially in 2014 and it will continue to grow and expand as we progress through 2015. There are a few topics that will be trending this year, including the type of content and technology. Let’s take a look at some of the top eLearning trends we will see in 2015. Gamification. According to M2Research , the size of the gamification market will grow to more than $2.8b by 2016. Big Data.

Tech Headlines for November 2014

ATD Learning Technologies

Tech headlines for November 2014 include: Workplace Wearables, TrainingIndustry.com Names Top 20 in Gamification, MOOCs Expected to Grow 56 Percent by 2018, U.K. E-Learning Analyst Names Top LMSs. Click here to read full version

High Tech Businesses Choose an LMS Fit for Purpose and Future Ready

Litmos

As an example of their impact, a recent study showed that 88% of airports worldwide plan to implement self bag tagging by 2018. Do you enjoy traveling? When you haven’t been to the airport in a while it can be an exciting experience leading up to the flight. But then you arrive at the airport and the reality of travel beats you down. Some airports are worse than others.

4 Major Design Tips to Create Unique Learning Experience on Tablets

CommLab India

An industry forecast shows that the number of tablet users in the US is around 166 million for 2016 and the number may increase by 10 million in the next two years and exceed 176 million by 2018. Tablets or iPads come with the combined features of computers and mobiles. So, e-learning on tablets offers dual advantages of both media to learners. Go for HTML5 over Flash. Have something to say?

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Hey LMS Santa!

eLearning 24-7

What I see by 2018, are the “experts” within the company or outside (as in not part of your business) not just appearing as photos within a profile, rather, video enabled, whereas a person can ask them in real time on X topic or schedule a video call for Y topic. I also see it tied to gamification components and by 2018, deep learning – as a variable. Hey Santa!

4 Reasons Why Visual Communication has a Big Impact

Visual Lounge

So much so, that eighty-four percent of all marketing communication is predicted to be visual by 2018. So much so, that eighty-four percent of all marketing communication is predicted to be visual by 2018. The use of visuals continues to grow. There are a number of reasons why the use of visual aids, whether that be images, animated GIFs, or video, continues to increase.

How Technologies Will Change the Learning Function’s Role

ATD Learning Technologies

For instance, as mobile devices continue to proliferate, global studies estimate more than 2 billion people will be regular smartphone users by 2018 (eMarketer 2014). Envisioning the future of talent development, and the workers who will need training in 2020 and beyond, calls on talent development leaders to artfully apply business savvy, learning know-how, and sheer imagination.

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The Difference Big Data Can Make for eLearning

eLearning Brothers

By 2018, the United States alone could face a shortage of 140,000 to 190,000 people with deep analytical skills as well as 1.5 I wouldn’t say I’m a numbers person. In fact, I’d say I’m the opposite: I much prefer words over numbers. It’s information that we can use to inform our eLearning process and design. Data can help you determine course content.

2013 Corporate Learning Trends: Where Are We Now? (White Paper)

Bottom-Line Performance

billion by 2018. In January, BLP President Sharon Boller published a white paper exploring the trends in the corporate learning landscape. She forecasted where she sees the trends going… while also revealing six “truths” about what the current state of training and development really is. The contrast is fascinating. You can download the white paper here. Read more.

Virtual Reality – The Reality is that VR is not ready for real time learning (at least not yet)

eLearning 24-7

I firmly believe that VR will have an impact in learning by 2018, with solid growth if you for e-learning (online learning) by 2020. I definitely believe by 2018 that yes, it will be seen at least in the digital (classroom learning tech) and e-learning (online learning tech) as a form of learning technology. Training division, 2018. Virtual Reality. Creating an immersion experience in a virtual environment. Ability to perform a series of actions, manipulate items. Computer generated for now. Enables the person. Virtual Reality. Google Glass. Unless that is, H.G. But wait.

14 Must-Know e-Learning Stats

KZO Innovations

The compound annual growth rate of the worldwide self-paced e-Learning market is 4% and is set to be worth $53 billion by 2018. Countless reports, surveys, and studies have shown that the e-Learning industry isn’t showing any signs of slowing down. In fact, an increasing number of individuals, corporations, and institutions are turning to e-Learning as they recognize its effectiveness and its convenience. Here are 14 top eLearning statistics for 2015 that every e-Learning professional should know! The number of learning technologies available has doubled in the last five years.

Why You Need More User-Generated Content in Your Training Program

Pract.us

In fact, Gartner predicts that by 2018, 80% of learning and development programs will incorporate user-generated content. Staff training can be created by and for employees with user -generated content. You may have heard a lot about user-generated content (UGC) with respect to marketing. Employees create training content for their peers to learn from. Team leaders manage UGC learning.

5 Essential Email Etiquette Tips

OpenSesame

According to a report published by the Radicati Group , a technology market research firm, business users receive and send an average of 121 emails per day, a number which will grow to 140 emails a day by 2018. How many emails do you send daily? 100 or more? In only a decade, email has become the primary and most efficient form of communication for businesses and professionals.

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Want a cushy little number? Why not be a training specialist?

Clive on Learning

Here are some other interesting snippets from the article: Prospects (US figures): Employment is expected to jump by 50,500 jobs, or more than 23 per cent, to 267,000 jobs by 2018, the Labor Department reports. According to US News , Training Specialist (note the old-fashioned but nevertheless still largely accurate job title) is one of the to best careers for 2011, at least in the US. That's good news for all of you out there who fell foul of the recession. Activity level: Average. Stress level: Pretty low. Money (US figures): Median annual earnings were $52,120 in 2009.

Section 508 Refresh: The Clock Is Ticking on eLearning Accessibility Requirements by Pamela S. Hogle

Learning Solutions Magazine

Publication of the Section 508 Refresh in the Federal Register on January 18, 2017, means that the new rules for making online content accessible take effect on March 20, 2017; compliance with the new standards is required starting January 18, 2018. This Spotlight answers some common questions about what the update means for eLearning. Design Strategies Development Strategies Emerging Topics

How eLearning Transforms Your Pharma Sales Reps Into Agile Sellers

CommLab India

According to Gartner 2 , it is predicted that 70% of professionals will do some work from their own, personal Smartphones or tablets by 2018. Are your reps agile sellers? Agile selling is to absorb new information and acquire new skills swiftly so that better business outcomes can be churned out faster.In case, they are not, you are in trouble. How Does E-learning Support Agile Selling?

GDPR and L&D – preparing to take a lead

Sponge UK

The General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) is an EU law scheduled to go into force in May 2018. The UK is not going to leave the EU before the GDPR comes into force in May 2018. L&D is needed to support the biggest change to data protection laws in 20 years. The first step for L&D is understanding the implications. Can’t we just leave this until after Brexit?

Authoring Tool Trends for 2017

eLearning 24-7

I expect a vendor or two, to test the waters in 2018, late 2017. . The authoring tool industry continues to evolve. Adapt? Yes in some cases, no in other cases. If you are inquiring adoption across all learning tech capabilities and consumer demand (from the consumer marketplace and learners), then the answer is half yes and half no. . Speaking of trends. . Integration. Mobile. Video.