The Role of e-Learning in Building and Managing Organizational Talent: A Case Study
SEPTEMBER 18, 2014
Here are some of the strategies we implemented to create an impactful training program for effective talent management: Owing to the vastness of the information to be shared, the course was broken down into two distinct modules. An animated mascot was created to build a connection with the learners by engaging them in an informal manner and lightening the mood. contact-form-7].
Excellence in Customer Training: A Roche Case Study
JUNE 4, 2014
The customer audience uses the machine to process patient samples, perform maintenance and troubleshoot the analyzer if necessary. Our own Director of Instructional Design, Jennifer Bertram , will partner with Lori Goddard , Centralized Diagnostics Training Developer, to present the ®cobas 8000 customer training as a case study at the 2014 SPBT Conference. Who is Roche?
7 Steps to an Effective Serious Game or Gamification Implementation
JUNE 23, 2015
For example, Johnson & Johnson has integrated Knowledge Guru into employee goals & objectives for the year. 2. The case studies I have gathered all show organizations having the most success when games are part of a larger blended curriculum or strategy. See Four Case Studies In Our Recorded Webinar. Case Studies Game Based Learning Gamification
Case Studies for eLearning: How and when they work best
MARCH 29, 2016
Case studies in education are an age old teaching strategy. In this article, we talk about effective approaches to using case studies in eLearning environments. Case studies make excellent reading and comprehension activities, while simultaneously serving as information providing tools. In eLearning, case studies are richer.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
For example, your goal might be to hire and train three new service teams this year. For example, to support objective 1— standardize and ramp up hiring activity to 50 new hires – you might use courses such as. Performance support is the extra bits of information or reminders that extend the training. For example, you might schedule. Seven Simple Secrets to. capital.
Engaging Learners with a Social Game: A Case Study
DECEMBER 23, 2010
For example, we used this game to help students understand some of the principles behind Rhythm – I warn you, getting to Stage 8 isn’t easy!! Each topic is related to both the stables and tack – for example to do well in the “Riding” competition a participant will need to have equipment like a riding hat, boots and jacket and they will need a ménage (practice arena) in their stable yard.
How to Convince Higher Ups That “Fun” eLearning Is Good Business
APRIL 2, 2013
We use examples from real projects to help you uncover the best way to meet these challenges in your organization. Here are some examples: An illustrated example. The example below is from the Building Evacuation course we developed for Roche Diagnostics. photo-driven example. This course focuses on keeping equipment and information safe when “mobile.”.
e-Learning and Compliance Training: Strategies for impactful course design
OCTOBER 14, 2014
Providing examples and case studies: By citing case studies and real-life examples, we can help the learner to fully understand the impact of changing his or her behavior and complying with the suggested set of rules/regulations. Actual real-life videos can be shot and included in the compliance course to illustrate by example. Videos or Animation?:
4 Ways Gamification Drives Business Results
JANUARY 15, 2013
What’s the value of a more informed sales rep? Without real-life examples, those four buzz phrases sound a whole lot like empty corporate speak. Here are four examples of results companies saw after implementing training that included gamification elements: While participating in a gamified training program… 1. What’s the ROI of a more engaged employee?
6 Digital Learning Trends You Need to Know About
JUNE 9, 2016
For example, Utility Warehouse, a UK utilities company, needed to use mobile learning because their 46,000 distributors needed access to learning while on-the-go and onsite with clients. Augmented reality—merging the real environment with virtual information in real-time—is becoming easier to achieve. Case Studies For DigitalChalk Users Online Training Software Learning Trends
How Johnson & Johnson Uses Knowledge Guru to Drive Efficiency
MAY 1, 2014
While research and case studies both demonstrate how effective serious games are when integrated into a blended curriculum, organizations need concrete examples that show what “success” looks like when using serious games. One such example comes from the Talent Acquisition Organization at Johnson & Johnson. The training program is a 5-week series of formal and informal training that includes: Outcomes of Project Camelot. Case Studies Game Based Learning Gamification News Testimonials case study testimonial Technology Refresher.
How to Make Employee On-boarding Memorable… In a Good Way
JUNE 11, 2014
Some of this learning is directly related to job performance, while the rest is based on finding the right information, following the right processes and understanding the “company vernacular.” Without proper reinforcement and spacing of key concepts, new employees will quickly forget the flood of new information. How We Fixed Our On-boarding Program. years.
Workbook: Gamification and Your Enterprise Learning Strategy
Making a Case For Gamification.12 The purpose of this guide is to provide you with the information and tools you need to. within a classroom: examples that we’re all familiar with include flight simulators, or survival. in learning when and where it’s convenient: information is often distributed in shorter bursts. Example 3: Walmart chose their logistics employees.
Games and Gamification: Research from the eLearning Guild
SEPTEMBER 27, 2013
It includes numerous case studies and examples of games being used in the workplace today, and summarizes recent research on games for learning. I’ll attempt the summarize my key takeaways from the report, but I encourage you to download the full report and read it yourself. Karl’s book includes an entire chapter reviewing meta-analysis studies on games.
Using Games to Improve Product Knowledge
NOVEMBER 25, 2013
It’s hard to learn huge chunks of information by rote, and those “talking points” don’t come naturally. When the success of the organization is tied to how well people learn basic information, it’s worth investing in more substantial product knowledge training. Customer Examples. Case Studies case study knowledge guru product knowledge training
Why a Case Study is the Key to Training Success
MAY 25, 2015
This is an exaggerated example of a short case study. There are a wide variety of tools utilized in elearning courses and case studies help to apply content to real-life situations. According to Harvard Business School , the case study method is the best way to prepare students by placing them in the role of the decision maker. What is a case study?
CA Case Study - Informal Learning
In the Middle of the Curve
APRIL 17, 2008
actively gathering information and widgets giving you things that might interest you (work groups, new courses, etc). Ensure the technologies support those needs - Involve stakeholders (mgmt, IT dept, sample of learners) from beginning - Make use of RFPs and Test-Case scenarios to evaluate proposed solutions to establish buy-in before selection - Use seasoned project managers on your side and vendor-side while identifying involving competent staff on your team for implementation. Each group has their own site for their team. Coach learner on fly. Not about cost.
Case Studies of Informal or Social Learning
AUGUST 6, 2009
I'm looking to find lots of examples of where informal or social learning has been used successfully in the workplace and where it was led by the L&D organization. If you would be more comfortable, feel free to send me information via an email: email@example.com. This can either be already written up, or it can be the name of a person and organization where it was done. Can you provide me pointers? eLearning Technology. Subscribe to the Best of eLearning Learning for updates from this blog and other eLearning blogs
Move Beyond Learning to Applying: A Modern Management Development Program
information to application and use cases, we focus the training experience and not. Immerse yourself in case-based. LEARN DISCUSS PROGRESS PRACTICE REVIEW STRUCTURE OF A PROFICIENCY JOURNEY 6 kineo.com firstname.lastname@example.org 312-846-6656 Let’s look at an example. practical case studies and examples. the market has gone through the roof. We now. Right?
Don’t Just Tell, Show: the Value of Examples
JANUARY 20, 2015
Examples get people’s attention and are also fantastic memory aids. You could just tell them by sending out an e-mail or making an eLearning course full of animated text that lists all of the information. If you reinforce the same key information with examples, it provides context and lets your members see why the content is important. Good examples are also specific.
Informal Learning – the other 80%
APRIL 16, 2013
The start-up stiffed me but the paper morphed into the Informal Learning book. think it’s held up rather well. I’ll be leading a series of master classes on informal learning and working smarter in Europe. Informal Learning – the other 80%. Because organizations are oblivious to informal learning, they fail to invest in it. “Informal Learning.”
Over-engineered for information transfer, under-engineered for learning
Clive on Learning
NOVEMBER 4, 2011
I've seen some really good examples of self-study e-learning in the past few weeks. This should not be the case, at least not on such a widespread scale. We over-engineer for information transfer and we under-engineer for learning. Mostly, the developers of these programmes are going to these lengths because they know that they're really just passing over information. But surely all that matters is that the information is relevant and useful. Yes, they may include some modest case study or scenario, perhaps just some sort of quiz.
Memory, Web 2.0, Reading Level, Case Study, Audio, & Productivity
Big Dog, Little Dog
OCTOBER 9, 2008
For example, networking is generally considered to be a good thing. Is the case study method of instruction due for an overhaul? - Jay Cross. Case studies can serve as a touchstone for discussions of real-world situations in organizations. Information Architecture for Audio: Doing It Right - Boxes and Arrows. Human memory reinvents itself all the time.
Where is L&D heading?
OCTOBER 6, 2015
prefer to see MOOCs through the lens of informal learning which values the learning over its bureaucracy. For example, it’s important that your intranet is mobile optimised, so when someone is away from their desk, they can quickly look up the information they need and put it into action. Community of Practice Case Study. Informal first.
Are You Sharing Global Information?
APRIL 30, 2013
Organizational silos often inhibit employees from easily accessing global intelligence, and the larger the organization, the more likely it is that critical information is not being shared. For instance, someone working in the office of regulatory affairs in Japan may be a local subject matter expert, but a colleague in another office who needs such information doesn’t know that expertise exists. The CLO has to manage all of the global knowledge coming in and make it available to those who need the information to succeed. For example, Brand B brought in a U.S.-based
AAF-Greater Lehigh Valley Gamification Presentation Resources
JANUARY 11, 2013
Cost information: Remember it depends on a lot of variables. Here are some of the articles referenced: Case study on success of Sebring Semantics. Best practices and examples for successful gamification. ” If you are interested in an expanded version of the information from above, see the book below. from Karl Kapp. Some costs of games. Sebring Semantics.
Read the #mobile education report and join @gsma for #mlearning projects
OCTOBER 27, 2011
For those interested, there is also a report on the mLearning landscape, focusing on mLearning in Japan, France, Spain and UK, with examples from these areas. GSMA is still looking for mobile education case studies and educational institutions which would be interested in working with mobile network operators on pilot projects. That report can be viewed here.
5 Critical Needs Met By Blended Learning
MARCH 23, 2015
Case studies show that learners are performing better when the content is offered in a variety of ways. For example, you could easily break each one of these into further subcategories. It does help the learner to better retain the information so that they are prepared for applying, problem solving, and changing. Learning more about the subject (more).
Learning Solutions 2016 Highlights
MARCH 28, 2016
The conference was packed with over 100 informative sessions, which provided great insights through case studies, best practices sharing and discussions around new developments in the eLearning domain. attended a few sessions that were quite engaging and informative. The Learning Solutions conference achieved another benchmark as a successful event this year.
Blended Learning Success Tips
APRIL 6, 2015
Use a combination of formal resources, informal delivery, on-the-job examples, case studies, and exercises at varying points of the course content. Blended learning can be extremely effective when implemented properly. Problem is, sometimes the full potential of blended learning isn’t always realized. Tip #1: Implement Variety. Tip #2: Mentor. Reference: Kineo.
A Different Approach to Adult Learning Design
MARCH 5, 2015
could map all these characteristics to a sample we recently created for a prospect. The sample was based around ‘The benefits of eLearning’. Do let me know if you have created any sample for adult learning which follows the characteristics shared above. Pedagogy is how you teach children and Andragogy is how you teach adults. So how do adults learn?
Getting the most out of your Subject Matter Experts
SEPTEMBER 29, 2009
mentioned that, in many cases, some percentage of content exists, but not in written format. Check out the Mad Libs website for more information: [link] ). These worksheets allow a SME to “fill in the blanks” of a case study, employee scenario, or process-in-action sequence without having to start with a blank piece of paper. For example, if I need help with an employee scenario, I create a worksheet that includes four main sections: the employee, the situation, the tools/resources he/she uses, the steps he/she takes, and the results. But how? Through osmosis?
Online courses must die!
JULY 7, 2010
Enter the Informal Learning Environment (ILE). Occupying a place on the continuum somewhere between a VLE and a PLE, an ILE is an informal learning environment that a facilitator manages on behalf of a group of learners. Don’t forget podcasts, RSS feeds, slideshows, infographics, animations, articles and real-life case studies. A touch dramatic, isn’t it?
Designing Scenario-based Training for Nurses, Part 1
DECEMBER 10, 2015
The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN) provides news, information, and continuing education about the latest evidence-based research and best practices in acute and critical care nursing. When updating its Essentials of Critical Care Orientation (ECCO) online program, AACN decided to create more experiential learning through patient case studies.
What You Missed at TRYxAPI – ATD ICE
MAY 18, 2015
” How John proposed we counter this mindset is by looking for “performance opportunities” — looking for common learning models and having a plan for how to discuss and execute on different types of opportunities for L&D to make a business impact — starting with needs for information dissemination and skills development. This customer-centric approach is evident in the case study examples shared to model how other vendors and other organizations can share their tools and their case studies. just don’t know how valuable.
Lessons Learnt While Developing An e-Course On ‘Corporate Social Responsibility: A Design Perspective’
JANUARY 29, 2016
Thus, organizations and employees need to be informed about CSR and create sustainable eco-friendly processes within an organization. Therefore, to make the learners realize the need to adopt green initiatives as part of their social responsibility, the e-learning content needs to be simple, interesting, and informative. Learning
Harnessing Learning Theories for the Mobile Platform: A m-learning perspective
JULY 24, 2014
The learners are sent word lists on their mobile devices, with examples of usage in different contexts. This helps them to transform themselves from passive recipients of information to active constructors of knowledge. For instance, for learners in the medical community, learning through case studies is a common approach. This method is often used for language courses.
How to Use Microblogging in Workplace Learning
MARCH 8, 2010
You could even search for information on these tools themselves and get some good links to follow. Broadcasting information – with microblogging information sharing can happen in the real time and anyone make contribution unlike discussion boards or emails. In the learning community #lrnchat is one such example of a Twitter discussion forum. 5. Here’s what for: 1.
How to Improve Learning Outcomes With Performance Support
JANUARY 8, 2012
Fortunately, performance support systems have received more attention in recent years, thanks to a broader trend toward informal learning strategies. Here’s a quick sampling of the performance support options available: Job aids, quick reference guides and tip sheets qualify as performance support. Scavenger hunts for information. In Summary.
Compelling content hooks you in and won't let go
Clive on Learning
AUGUST 10, 2015
And there's no doubt that, when it comes to consuming information, we'd prefer it concise. After all, we want that information to help us achieve some goal and we don't want to take too long in the process. According to a 1997 study by Robin Dunbar at the University of Liverpool, personal stories and gossip make up 65% of our conversations. GIGIGO - get in, get it, get out.
Game Based Learning: Is It Appropriate For My Association?
NOVEMBER 10, 2014
Learning by example – unlike men, who tend to want to start driving to some destination without asking direction, women tend to be stronger planners and will turn to tutorials and case studies for assistance in solving a problem. Then, do some informal feedback testing from a sample of your own demographic. Demographics – Men are from Mars…. It doesn’t matter.
9-Step Instructional Process that Just Works
AUGUST 29, 2013
Describe the Objective - After you have gained the attention of the learners, you need to inform them about what they will be able to accomplish, and how they will use the new knowledge they are about to gain. Stimulate Recall of Prior Knowledge – Remind the learners of related information or knowledge that they already have to help them build on previously gained knowledge and skills.
Ten Online Training Do’s and Don’ts
FEBRUARY 8, 2012
This PPT is used during class to help the trainer stay on course and to provide some information to the learner. Now don’t get me wrong, they do have their place as a valuable source of information and can help jump-start an eLearning course. They should engage, challenge, inform, and test the learner. A PPT can be restructured to be more than just slides with text.
Situated Cognition In eLearning: What eLearning Professionals Should Know
DECEMBER 7, 2015
For example, if an individual needs to learn how to complete a complex task, learning by doing is more effective than simply reading out it in a manual. For example, a simulation that analyzes their ability to carry out the task. Use case studies to put knowledge into context. Context is key to creating successful eLearning experiences. Situated Cognition Best Practices.
Answers: How Do I Get Started With xAPI?
NOVEMBER 13, 2014
The information the US Department of Defense (via ADL) has available on the Experience API , and the larger Training & Learning Architecture of which xAPI is a part, broadly paints the picture of the research and development that is being performed now and into the foreseeable future, much of which will find its way to standardization. ADL Sample LRS. Getting Started. WaxLRS.
eLearning Modules will Die… and 70:20:10 will hold the Smoking Gun
FEBRUARY 9, 2016
Done right, formal learning can add tremendous amounts to a blend, including: Priming mindset and/or directing focus of learners; Introducing high level core concepts or frameworks (possibly through case studies or worked examples); and. Those of you paying attention might have noticed the clue to our murder case… we now have motive. eLearning Today.