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Read These Instructional Design Articles

LearnDash

With this in mind I wanted to share a few recent articles pertaining specifically to instructional design that I felt were particularly insightful – enjoy! 5 Instructional Design Articles You Should Read. While I spend a lot of time writing about elearning, instructional design, and various technologies in our industry, I also enjoy reading what other people write.

5 Micro-Learning Articles Worth Reading

LearnDash

To help you get caught up on the micro-learning phenomenon, consider reading the five articles below. 5 Must-Read Micro-Learning Articles. Micro-learning is somewhat of a newcomer in everyday elearning vernacular. Sure, instructional designers have always known about delivering content in small, manageable chunks but it was never as much of a necessity as it is today. Micro-Learning

5 Must-Read Mobile Learning Articles

LearnDash

If you are interested in doing the same, or perhaps you just want to learn more about mobile learning, then the articles below provide a good overview. 5 Mobile Learning Articles You Should Read. Influence of Mobile Learning is Growing – This article examines how mobile learning is influencing education across the world. mobile learning

Article Review: Are Competencies Really Dead?

Pract.us

What I learned from reading this article. I love reading articles that propose a solution to a problem, and I thank Jo Ayoubi for this one. Don’t throw out your competencies yet. Writing for the HR Zone , Jo Ayoubi, Managing Director of Track Surveys, Ltd. wades into the tumultuous waters of the competency debate. Companies still need competencies or something very similar.

4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]

She finds some great articles and even some free elearning to help her gain a deeper understanding of SMART and get exposure to a number of cases and examples. FOUR WAYS TO CLOSE THE. LEARNING-DOING GAP FOR. FRONT-LINE MANAGERS 4FOREWORD We’re in business to help organizations. achieve their goals by making sure their. employees have the knowledge and skills. they need to succeed. managers.

No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

Pract.us

Read on for this week’s best articles from human resources and employee training experts. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. If you’re not sure whether social learning makes sense for you, check out this article from the eLearning Industry blog for the latest research. Read more. Read more. Read more.

Article Review: Overcoming the Fear of Feedback

Pract.us

What I learned from this article. This article has some great strategies for overcoming fear of feedback. Does constructive criticism make you want to hide? We all know constructive feedback, like broccoli, is good for you, but most of us find innovative ways to avoid it. If you hate feedback, don’t feel bad. It’s also best to let them find the solution rather than imposing your own.

Agile eLearning - 27 Great Articles

Tony Karrer

The first couple of responses to this month's LCBQ Addressing I Want it Now #LCBQ have come in and Kasper Spiro's caught my eye: On demand: agile e-Learning development #LCBQ. Like Kasper, I'm very familiar with Agile in software development. I was not as familiar with it in terms of eLearning development. So, I wanted to pull together some reading and resources around Agile eLearning , Agile ADDIE , etc. Making Change Agile, Lego and Training: The common factors. - Agile Instructional Design I'm still studying all of this to see whether I really buy that Agile methods will work.

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5 Articles on Using Media in ELearning

LearnDash

If so then you will find the articles below quite useful. 5 Articles on Using Media in ELearning. Taking an online course can be a dreadful experience if it relies heavily upon text. There was once a time when simply publishing a few PowerPoint slides in elearning software was enough. Thankfully those days are long gone as we have evolved in the way we deliver digital content.

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25 ELearning Articles For Noobs

LearnDash

If you are starting out in elearning, or if you are just researching possible professions, then I would recommend you have a look at the pages listed in this article. 25 Articles for ELearning Noobs. 5 Must-Read Instructional Design Articles – Instructional design is an expanding field. 5 Must-Read LMS Articles – At some point you’ll need to know about learning management. 5 Must-Read Articles on Online Quizzes – Nearly every elearning course has a quiz. Every journey has a beginning, including our professional endeavors. elearning

Upcoming Webinars, Articles and Events

Kapp Notes

Also, you can read an article gleaned from this blog about Gamification at Learning Circuits. The article is In Defense of the Term “Gamification” as Used by Learning Professionals. PS My friend Connie Malamed also has a great feature article in that issue of Learning Circuits, Six Proven Ways to Use Examples and Non-Examples. And, if you haven’t had a chance to read my article Improving Training: Thinking Like a Game Developer in Training Industry Quarterly , you’ll want to check that out! I am presenting a couple of Webinars in the near future.

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A Message to All Millennials: Not Another Article About Millennials

Learnkit

After reading the title of this article one of the following thoughts may have crossed your mind: “Here we go again, another ‘how-to’ list about how to incorporate Millennials in the workplace”, or, “so what is this Millennial asking for this time?” The tips in these articles are generally along the lines of: Communicate how meaningful the work of the millennial employee is.

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5 Must-Read Blended Learning Articles

LearnDash

If so, then you will likely find the articles below to be a great resource! 5 Blended Articles You Should Read. Start Here First – If you’re new to the entire blended learning concept, then this article is where you should start! In recent years it has been found that utilizing blended learning across a variety of contexts has proven to be a successful approach for teaching and training content. Companies use it to train their employees while classrooms implement a blended learning approach to encourage students to think about content in a variety of ways.

Top 50 articles of 2013

Jane Hart

This is the 6th year that I have produced a list of my favourite articles, blog postings and slidesets of the year, chosen from my annual Reading List. Here they are presented in chronological order with a short quote or image to give you a taste of what each one is about. I’ve also created [.]. Social learning

Games Article Published in Online Training Magazine

Kapp Notes

Here is a link to an article by Margery Weinstein with an interview from me and great additional pieces and interviews with James Sharpe, senior vice president, Strategic Solutions, PDI Ninth House and Chris Musselwhite, Sue Kennedy, and Sue Probst of Discovery Learning Inc. In the article, Get Your Head in the Game, I discuss how there are two expectations of games for learning these days. Here is a piece from the article: Kapp says two different consumer-based game products are setting learners’ expectations these days. Check out the entire article here. Games

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Must Read Instructional Design Articles

LearnDash

If you are just starting out with instructional design, the five articles below will give you an introduction to some of the more popular concepts that you are bound to come across. Even if you are seasoned professional, these articles may prove to be a useful reminder. 5 Must-Read Instruction Design Articles. On the surface, instructional design seems pretty straight-forward. However, as you begin to dig a bit more into best practices and principles it quickly becomes overwhelming. As with any industry, there are nuances that you pick up on the more you hone your craft.

5 Must-Read MOOC Articles

LearnDash

If you are interested in MOOCs, or perhaps just want to learn more, then the articles below are just for you! 5 Articles You Should Read About MOOCs. There is a strong possibility that by now you have heard of MOOCs (massive open online courses). There are some major platforms in this space, the most well-known being Coursera. They are also being used in the corporate sector. MOOCs

Our 10 Best Corporate Learning Articles of 2014

Bottom-Line Performance

To help you sort through the clutter, I’ve gathered the ten top articles from both our Bottom-Line Performance and Knowledge Guru blogs from the past year. These articles were picked based off of page views, social media shares, educational value and overall reaction from the corporate learning community. What L&D initiatives will you focus on first? Read More. Read More.

Twitter for Learning – 55 Great Articles

Tony Karrer

In a recent conversation, I was asked what I thought about twitter as a learning tool. Over the course of the past few years I’ve moved from saying “I don’t get it” – to feeling like it’s a good addition to my Learning Tool Set. But I also think that there’s a lot more help now around how to make effective use of Twitter as a learning tool. I thought it would be worthwhile to pull together these resources. is up - Adventures in Corporate Education , April 18, 2009 Facilitating a twitter chat - Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning , March 9, 2010 To get Twitter you gotta Tweet! Now What?

5 Must Read Training and Development Articles

WalkMe Training Station

Sometimes, developing a good employee training program is not just about implementing the right policies or hiring the right people; it also often involves reading informative training and development articles. These articles don’t always have to be unique or ground breaking, though. These articles can also help expose you to various experts in the field, and look at different perspectives and opinions with regards to employee engagement. So if you are looking for good training and development articles then here are five excellent samples to get you started.

Article Review: “Motivation is Overvalued. Environment Often Matters More”

Pract.us

But behavioral psychology writer James Clear suggests in his recent article “Motivation is Overvalued. What I learned from this article. Thanks to James Clear for an insightful and thought-provoking article. The right environment can make progress much easier. Environment Often matters More” that success may come less from your soul than your surroundings. My comments.

Top 35 Articles on eLearning Strategy

Tony Karrer

This time I had better luck and also had great luck searching for elearning strategy articles on eLearning Learning under the topic pages: eLearning Strategies , Learning Strategies and Strategy. Strategizing informal learning Five Steps to Mobile Learning Success by Brian Taliesin If you feel I’m missing good articles, please let me know. I’ve been recently working on lots of eLearning strategy consulting engagements and one of my colleagues asked me to provide a set of resources around this topic. I've really been striking out. I'm hoping that people will help out.

No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

Pract.us

This week’s best articles for no-nonsense employee training. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. If you’re having trouble getting your team to attend training or take it seriously, this article has some tips for changing their minds. This article has several good tips for your onboarding plan. Pract.us

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10 Must-Read Articles About Blended Learning

TalentLMS

We gathered top 10 articles about blended learning that will not only explain the idea behind combining learning techniques but also give you answers to your questions and tips on building your very own blended learning strategy. BlendedLearningNow aggregates videos, articles, blogs, research and news about blended learning, all in one place. That’s blended learning.

Top 10 Articles About Flipped Classrooms

TalentLMS

We gathered for you 10 articles defining flipped classroom, showing different points of view on this new teaching method and there are also some tips for those of you who decide to flip the classroom. In this article there is a short definition and a c larifying i mage of a Flipped Classroom, but apart from it there is also a paragraph with Criticism Of The Flipped Classroom.

10 Must-Read Articles About Asynchronous Learning

TalentLMS

Last month we published a list of top 10 articles about synchronous learning so it’s about time to take a look at the opposite approach – asynchronous learning. For those of you who don’t want to set time limits for your learners, we harvested 10 must-read articles about asynchronous learning. This article on the other hand focuses solely on asynchronous learning.

Improving Employee Engagement with 9 Must Read Articles

WalkMe Training Station

This month’s articles encompass all the know-how’s, tips, and necessities for improving engagement. This article focuses specifically on Maslow’s hierarchy of needs (i.e., This next article is part 2 in a 3 part series all about employee engagement. This article gives you 5 tips on how to increase employee engagement for your team. 7 Trends in Employee Engagement.

No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

Pract.us

This week’s best articles for no-nonsense employee training. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. This is the first of a series of articles that review what you need to know about your employee’s social media use and the training you should provide to ensure that you and your team don’t cross any lines.

10 Must Read Articles on Instructional Design

CommLab India

Here is a pick of the 10 must read articles (blogs) that will give you a better insight into Instructional Design and in turn, help you create effective courses. This article talks about the what, why, and how of ID. This article underlines the importance of ID in building an e-learning course. This article talks about ID strategies and the main areas designers should focus on.

Best Employee Training Articles of the Month

WalkMe Training Station

This month was full of great post, articles and information, here, on the Training Station Blog as well as around the web. We collected for you some of the most interesting posts and article, discussing the hottest topics in employee training management, such as gamification, learning retention and training evaluation. Hope we were able to save you precious browsing time. A must read.

Top 50 Articles of 2012

Jane Hart

For the last 4 years I have produced a Top 100 articles of the year list. However, this year, I’ve decided to keep the list to just 50 – that is the 50 articles I enjoyed most from my 2012 Reading List. Once again I’ve created a Wordle to visualize the key themes emerging from the titles of the 50 articles. Social learning

10 Must-Read Articles About Gamification

TalentLMS

To become more knowledgeable and get some theoretical background on it, read those 10 articles we found for you! This very insightful article by Rick Raymer (video games designer) focuses on gameplay mechanics that can be applied to elearning to engage users. This article briefly explains the difference between those two techniques and shows what each one of them can be used for.

10 Must-Read Articles about MOOCs

TalentLMS

Here are 10 articles you must read about MOOCs: 1. Which is what makes this article an important ‘must-read’ on everyone’s list. The post 10 Must-Read Articles about MOOCs appeared first on TalentLMS Blog. Pretty much everyone in the world of eLearning is familiar with the rise of MOOCs, or Massive Open Online Courses. So far, MOOCs have attracted massive amounts of learners.

5 ELearning Articles You Will Enjoy

LearnDash

If you also have an interest in the elearning industry then I encourage you to have a look at the following articles from other individuals and businesses who also care about elearning. As is typical for this time of year, many of the articles focus on the year that just went by , today’s latest trends, and how (or if) those trends will grow in the coming year. elearning

Top Articles This Week – Face Business Challenges with Training

WalkMe Training Station

The articles below deal with the topic mentioned above, showing business challenges and ways to overcome them using training. The post Top Articles This Week – Face Business Challenges with Training appeared first on Training Station. Employee Training L&D ArticlesAirbus Manufacturing Facility: Employee Training. Aeon Brings Japanese Customer Service to Southeast Asia.

5 Must-Read LMS Articles

LearnDash

Whether you are currently searching for a learning management system, or perhaps you are the manager of one, the following articles will give you some perspective on regarding choosing (or changing) your LMS. 5 LMS Articles You Should Read. This article explains two reasons why. Learning management is an important component to any online training program. Choosing an LMS?