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How Long Should We Let Learners Go Down the Wrong Path?

Experiencing eLearning

In a comment to my post on Managing the Complexity in Branching Scenarios , Nicole Legault made a interesting point. “Why make a learner go so far down a wrong path? I think it’s best to correct and try to get them back on the right (or best) path.”

The NexGen LMS Grid

eLearning 24-7

It’s been a long time coming. One Grid that goes beyond the Quadrants of the world, the other type of grids focusing on the space, the vendors that make it based on a variety of factors as defined by the firms themselves. I totally get it.

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3 E’s of Learning: why Engagement

Clark Quinn

When you’re creating learning experiences, you want to worry about the outcomes, but there’s more to it than that. I think there are 3 major components for learning as a practical matter, and I lump these under the E’s: Effectiveness, Efficiency, & Engagement.

What's Different About Blended Learning?

InSync Training

When it comes down to the nuts and bolts of instructional design , the methodology you use should not be very different when designing a stand-alone traditional classroom course, e-learning module , or a blended learning curriculum. The foundational models are the same.

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.

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Microlearning: What’s Old Is New Again

CLO Magazine

I’m going to start this column by sharing my bias. Our industry is full of jargon and too attracted to the shiny penny.

Major Research Review on eLearning Effectiveness

Will at Work Learning

Is elearning effective? As effective as classroom instruction -- more or less effective? What about blended learning -- when elearning and classroom learning are combined? . These critical questions have now been answered and are available in the research report, Does eLearning Work?

How Microlearning Increases Engagement

Mindmarker

Both reinforcement and learner engagement are both critical to training success. Keeping learners engaged throughout a training program is an all too common challenge.

Surviving higher education: 7 top tips

Learning with e's

Image from Pixabay Here are top 7 survival tips for working in higher education (or for that matter, any profession). When I first started work, one wise old colleague told me that wherever I went, I should always carry a piece of paper around with me. It didn't matter what was on the paper.

The Top 7 Features Your LMS Must Have

An LMS has the power to enhance training effectiveness, and improve business outcomes. The key is knowing which features will enable your organization to get there. This guide will help ensure your LMS is capable of meeting your learning objectives.

Getting Started with eLB Templates in PowerPoint

eLearning Brothers

There is a heavy stigma associated with templates and even with PowerPoint: They are beginner tools that don’t permit advanced users to create awesomeness.

The Two Sides of Servant Leadership

CLO Magazine

Ken Blanchard is chief spiritual officer of The Ken Blanchard Cos. When people hear the phrase servant leadership, they are often confused. They think you can’t lead and serve at the same time.

5 Reasons Virtual Reality Learning is Worth Considering

PDG

Another year another learning trend, am I right? This year everybody’s talking about Virtual Reality, another trend that will eventually burn itself out, right? Actually, no.

Microlearning: Leveraging Your Business Results From Effective Training

G-Cube

As technological innovations change our day-to-day lives, we must address the impact technology has on how we learn and work. With the complete overhaul of thinking ability, technology has also changed the ways employees do their jobs and look for information for improvement.

Take Charge of your eLearning environment

Learn how to maximize the impact of your learning by aligning to the goals of your organization, how to establish a learning culture with gamification including leaderboards and badges. Discover a learning content management system that is both powerful and easy to configure and manage.

Innovative Work Spaces

Clark Quinn

I recently read that Apple’s new office plan is receiving bad press. This surprises me, given that Apple usually has their handle on the latest in ideas. Yet, upon investigation, it’s clear that they appear to not be particularly innovative in their approach to work spaces.

Enhance Digital Learning Experiences with Video

B Online Learning

I love a good vid. In this age of Netflix, Stan, Foxtel Now and YouTube, you can be pretty much guaranteed to find something you want to watch that is engaging and entertaining. Pretty much any interest you have can be ‘googled’ and located not only for entertainment purposes but also for learning.

A Vital View on Learning

CLO Magazine

In 2013, Mary McNevin was sitting at a table in a Signature Healthcare dining room feeding dinner to an elderly patient with dementia. At first the woman was friendly and chatty, but then she grew agitated and started swearing. “My My instructor warned me that she’s prone to hitting,” McNevin said.

Decision Making Strategies

Your Training Edge

Leadership skills become second nature for many people. But one of the most difficult skills is decision making. There are always numerous factors to consider, impacts to predict, and, simply put, it’s difficult to please everyone from the highest levels.

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.

Launch a Corporate Online Training Program the Right Way in 3 Steps

TOPYX LMS

So, you’ve read the learning management system (LMS) reviews, tried out a few LMS demos, decided online learning is the training model you want to implement in your company, and purchased a learning management system. Now what? It’s time to launch it so that your employees and company can start benefiting from the investment as soon as possible. LMS/online training program launch time is a critical time for companies.

Useful xAPI Queries eLearning Designers Should Know by Anthony Altieri

Learning Solutions Magazine

xAPI makes it possible to collect data on how consumers interact with your content, and then use that data to control how. content is presented. Here’s how. Emerging Topics Learning Systems Training Strategies

Using Learning Curves

The E-Learning Curve

The concept of the learning curve illustrates a simplified model of learning in which knowledge of a given subject is acquired through a progression of steps. Continue Reading → The post Using Learning Curves appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog. Learning Curve bloom's taxonomy learning curve rate of learning T. Wright

‘Intrapreneurs’ Improving Internal Innovation

CLO Magazine

To make innovation more than just a buzzword requires employees to think like entrepreneurs. The problem is that traditional internal programs don’t focus on the risk-taking and rapid product prototyping that characterizes successful entrepreneurs.

The Secret to Getting Learning Results May Not Be What You Think

Do you struggle to achieve measurable results with your learning solutions? If so, you’re not alone. According to CEB, traditional training only creates 37% learning transfer. This guide explores the causes of poor transfer and concrete steps to achieving better outcomes.

Why You Need To Leverage Mobile For Performance Support

Upside Learning

Have you ever struggled with performing a task previously covered in long training sessions? You’re not alone – we have all been there! We forget almost 80% of what we learn in just 30 days – unless we get an opportunity to apply that knowledge. This is precisely why you need performance support. These short […]. Mobile Learning Upside Learning Just-in-time Learning Mobile Performance Support Performance Support

Webinar: 5 Benefits Of Using Groups In Your LMS

LearnUpon

Groups – they are the unsung heroes of your LMS. Discover their true value by attending our webinar “ 5 Benefits Of Using Groups In Your LMS “, hosted by LMS expert Eoghan Quigley and leading LearnUpon Account Manager Robert Daly.

In Real Life: Self-Directed Learning Can Only Work If… by JD Dillon

Learning Solutions Magazine

Why self-directed learning? Why now? Here are six considerations L&D must address before venturing down the path of strategic. self-directed learning. Blended Learning Design Strategies Emerging Topics Management

20 Elearning Terms Everyone Should Know

HT2 Labs

A breakdown of some common elearning terms, acronyms and jargon. The post 20 Elearning Terms Everyone Should Know appeared first on HT2 Labs. Tech & Trends

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