6 Tips to Make Mandatory Compliance Training a Better Learning Experience
NOVEMBER 8, 2016
While most professionals will embrace training that enhances their expertise or provides them with new skills, there’s an exception to that rule: mandatory compliance training. Framing anything as an obligation may start things off on the wrong foot with your audience before their training even begins. But there is an upside. Make Learning Enjoyable – Again!
The Mobile eLearning Express: A Brief History of Distance Courses
MAY 19, 2015
In many current training scenarios, mobile eLearning typically supplements a traditional online or partially online course, or it may completely replace these standard learning delivery options. The retail market can provide implementation guidance, as learners will expect offerings in a mobile format, either as a compliment to existing training or as the main delivery format. Freud.
Top Ten Learning Management Systems – July Rankings
JULY 16, 2013
For retail shops I like the unique feature tied to OJT (on the job training). While I’m not a fan of OJT – from a training standpoint – I know plenty of people are – especially in retail and manufacturing. They understand the value of selling to training providers and clients going B2B. Sorry Desire2Learn and Blackboard. Yes, yes I did.
The Current Top 5 Highest-Rated Learning Management Systems (LMS)
DECEMBER 1, 2014
Learning Management Systems (LMS), are systems, usually web or cloud-based, used to create a learning environment by administering, documenting, tracking, reporting, and delivering electronic education (also known as e-learning), or training programs. For obvious reasons, the quality of your training determines the effectiveness and skill of your learners. More on Sakai CLE here.
LMS Decision Making Criteria B4 U Buy
OCTOBER 17, 2016
” And oh, don’t let me talk about the association world and those professional education/development/training committees. Yes, you may not know the future, but a good training, L&D, HR leader will be someone who constantly is reading (thus learning) about what is going on now and what might be possible down the road. And if yes, what verticals? I have. Been there.
Five LMS Lists
APRIL 14, 2014
management, and similar modules. Same with training. . Blackboard Learn - Their mobile while better than before, still has a way to go. . Everyone loves a good list. Whether it is a list of the top food that make you ill or the top 1o of worst flops in learning history, people love to read them. This is especially true when it comes to e-learning. Okay, maybe not true, but just go with it). So, I figured, let’s do it. Let’s put together a series of e-learning lists that will surpass any other list out there. The Lists. buzz.bee, oh never mind). Bonus Topic List.
How to succeed with online learning for colleges and universities
JANUARY 3, 2013
What schools are basically doing is shoving instructor led training online and thinking that will entice students. When you consider that DVRs are all the rage, people are constantly flipping channels, what makes you think someone will listen to a recording of you talking for 35 minutes staring at the camera or writing on the blackboard. Once you create a series of modules which would constitute a course, you are done. If you are a bricks and mortar college or university, you may be considering offering online courses. Heck, you may have already begun to offer them. Sure.
Analysis of ASTD International Conference and Expo 2013
MAY 28, 2013
Well, this year’s show had all the fun and excitement you can expect in the biggest training conference event of the year. I like Gamelearn’s new training game dealing with negotiation. Leapfactor – mobile for sales training with apps – including on/off synch, also good for POS (Point of Sales). Sales training – It was huge, especially with mobile learning and gamification products. Training Reinforcement Tools – Big! Blackboard offers multiple domains and thus multi-tenant? EXTRA! EXTRA! Read all about it. Pluses.
Online Learning in Education
JANUARY 3, 2012
Popular ones included Lotus Notes, Blackboard and WebCT. million package to support the development of online and interactive education and training projects. AVU now offers 219 course modules in math, science, teacher education, basic ICT skills and ICT classroom intregration through an online interactive portal. In 1993, Jones International made its debut on the internet. The first 100% online university. In 1999, Jones International became the first online university in the U.S. to be accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Not in the U.S. They were wrong.
The Return of the (Digital) Native | Social Learning Blog
MARCH 25, 2011
Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS The Return of the (Digital) Native by Jim on March 25, 2011 in mobile learning In recent years, we’ve all heard a lot about digital natives. Providing training to them in a way that reflects their preferred way of learning is a challenge that no company can afford to ignore.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Value of Instructional Designers
JANUARY 7, 2008
Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. In the December 10, 2007 edition of The eLearning Guilds Learning Solutions magazine, Reuben Tozman (President and founder of edCetra Training ) gets into this topic in The Next Generation of Instructional Designers. Are you a trained ID or an experienced ID? Training?
My Moodle Test
OCTOBER 9, 2009
If Blackboard did that, there would be villagers marching in the streets with torches in hand. The Blackboard SCORM import/export stuff might not be perfect, but at least they try to let people move content out. SCORM is only one of 12 standard learning modules in Moodle. She is Xylemes VP of Marketing, writes a lot about XML, learns a tremendous amount from the training community and hopes she’s adding some insight. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Sophia Peters provides another interesting post entitled Deciding Between Open Source and Proprietary Software?
Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009
eLearning Learning Posts
DECEMBER 7, 2009
Free as in Freedom: The Agile Elearning Design Manual - Think Small (Iterations, Action Maps, Storyboards, and Mini-Modules) - Free as in Freedom , June 24, 2009. The Challenge of Training the PlayStation Generation - The E-Learning Curve , May 15, 2009. What Training Costs Part I: Converting Content from ILT to WBT - Leveraging Learning , July 30, 2009. When it’s just so obvious NOT to train it’s painful to watch it happen - Performance Learning Productivity , June 12, 2009. Blender - Training Solutions , November 23, 2009. Random Web 2.0 Really.
Best LMS? 2016 Talented Learning LMS Vendor Awards
DECEMBER 7, 2016
Now, more than 700 solutions claim at least some piece of the LMS pie — and for most of them, employee training is not a mainstay. These “all purpose” LMS platforms are used to deliver, support and measure online and classroom training programs for any combination of employees, channel partners, dealers, franchisees, customers, business prospects and others. Docebo.