The Future Role of Learning & Development
APRIL 22, 2016
Michael Moe, Deborah Quazzo and the whole ASU GSV team put on an amazing event. I had the privilege of participating in a panel discussion titled “ Workforce Development That Works. ” The panel was hosted by Nathan Blaine, Executive Director at Corporate Executive Board, and included David Blake, CEO of Degreed, Stephen Bailey, CEO of ExecOnline, Sang Yoon, Head of Learning Strategy & Curriculum at Google, and myself as panelists. It was a fascinating discussion covering a wide range of topics around the future of corporate learning and skills development.
Developer Diaries: A Healthier Developer
APRIL 29, 2016
When working from home, Instructional Designers and Developers can easily fall into a routine that involves a lot less getting ready for the work day and a lot more getting straight to work – which can be problematic for many of us who call home their office. During the day, I will sit for many hours, sometimes during marathon development sessions lasting up to three hours. Got dogs?
Estimating ELearning Development Time
JUNE 22, 2015
When it comes to elearning development, one of the first things people want to know is how long it will take. This is true for both consulting projects where you are performing the development for a client and internal company projects. What key stakeholders often overlook is that quality elearning course development takes a significant amount of time. instructional design
9.5 Essential eLearning Development Tips
JANUARY 13, 2015
In this blog post, I mention nine and half eLearning development tips that could save you time, money, and help your eLearning to be more awesome than it already is. So if you are am elearning developer or instructional designer, these tips are going to awesome. #1. When I am handed a storyboard to develop, I first look it over and identify common activities and visuals.
Move Beyond Learning to Applying: A Modern Management Development Program
development needs. or “very ready” in learning and development in. Development experts know, however, that. development – back into the process. development for new front-line managers. Journeys.” We believe that people typically develop proficiency in a. piece – in employee development. development process. in how you develop tomorrow’s.
The Difference between Training and Development.
MAY 17, 2016
The words training and development are mostly used together in the corporate world and are seen as activities focused on improving the knowledge, performance and productivity of the employees. Training programs are organized by the organization to develop employees' knowledge and skills as per their job requirements. The post The Difference between Training and Development.
eLearning: Development Phases Infographic
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JANUARY 4, 2015
Curious about how to get started with eLearning? Need to explain the process to a new client? Keep this chart handy. Click the image below to view larger and save.) Feeling inspired? Check out our Getting Started with eLearning course. learning eLearning mLearning
Workforce Development That Works
APRIL 11, 2016
Learning and talent development are increasingly essential to competitiveness in today’s fast-paced global marketplace. We’ll cover best practices in creating learning environments, supporting employee development, measuring the impact of talent development on business results, and organizing to foster continuous learning. Additional details are below. Events
Online Learning Conference: eLearning Development
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
SEPTEMBER 22, 2014
We're deep into day 2 here in Chicago. This crew has been hard at work writing scripts and producing eLearning using every tool under the sun including Adobe Captivate, Adobe and Articulate Presenter, Articulate Storyline, and Techsmith Camtasia Studio. Adobe Captivate
Franchise Custom Elearning Development
MARCH 8, 2016
One of the biggest challenges for Training & Development and People Departments today is how to translate in-person training to online learning. Below we have identified 3 reasons for franchises to partner with a custom elearning development company to grow their business. 1. Here are a few examples of how your franchise can benefit from custom elearning development: – ie.
3 Ways to Elevate Leadership Development
JUNE 21, 2016
Learning leaders needn’t feel wedded to traditional leadership development solutions to make a lasting impact on high potential talent. Deloitte’s Women Initiative offers a variety of leadership development programs, but found the particular inventiveness they were looking for in a partnership with The United States Army War College. Leadership Development leadership development
Agile tips that will improve your eLearning development
Challenge to Learn
FEBRUARY 23, 2016
I love agile development. We use it at Easygenerator to develop our software. You can apply the lessons learned from agile software development to eLearning development as well. This post contains some simple tips that you can apply to eLearning development. Involve your client in the development process. In the past I wrote more post on agile development.
Storyboarding for eLearning
But don’t you feel it’s a waste of time to start creating the courses from scratch and copy-paste text and other objects from the storyboard to the eLearning tool for course development Storyboarding is a very important step for creating eLearning courses.
5 words to avoid in e-learning for professional development
The eLearning Nomad
JUNE 21, 2016
Here is a list of words I NEVER use in the eWorkshops I develop and/or facilitate: 1. So in most adult professional development contexts we don’t ‘instruct’, we ‘facilitate’. But grades ruin professional development courses and workshops that aim at empowerment. In most professional development eWorkshops a facilitator should never be a teacher, even when the facilitator is considered an expert. The post 5 words to avoid in e-learning for professional development appeared first on DynaMind eLearning. The words we use matter. If they don’t drop out altogether.
Actively Partnering for eLearning Development
B Online Learning
FEBRUARY 9, 2015
Confucius Content development is anything if not predictable in its annual, quarter or monthly resourcing. Articulate eLearning Design eLearning Development eLearning News eLearning Strategy collaboration design development elearning eLearning content eLearning course design elearning development outsourcing
Challenges of Responsive eLearning Development
MAY 13, 2014
eLearning Responsive eLearning Responsive eLearning Development In a technology-driven world, today's learners use multiple computing devices during the course of a day – primarily for work, some learning, a lot of entertainment, and for reference and support in their decision making. They are on the move and want to use their ‘downtime’ effectively by looking up information when and where it […].
#MOOC Development Platforms?
JULY 21, 2014
Are you looking for an online platform to host and develop your MOOC or Massive Open Online Course (s)? MOOC DEVELOPMENT PLATFORMS Below is a growing list of all online platforms that can be used to develop and host MOOCs. Coursera). (D) = Do-It-Yourself These MOOC platforms empowers anyone to develop MOOCs. CLICK HERE to access the MOOC list! Listly MOOC OER OER/FREE
5 quick wins for more agile e-learning development
Challenge to Learn
FEBRUARY 6, 2015
I write and present on agile e-learning development since 2011. quick wins for more agile e-learning development. If you want to know more on agile, check out my links at the bottom of the post. 1. Instead of being ‘we’ (developers) and ‘them’ (customer), it can become us. 2. cut them up. At the end of each sprint the development team does the demo.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
their group, you may wish to try action mapping, a technique developed by instructional. you’re freed up to concentrate on developing the parts of the training that are truly unique. Ask your vendor to develop complementary custom courses. buck” when you start developing custom courses. developing a whole suite of custom training. Seven Simple Secrets to. capital.
Training & Development in Belize
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
DECEMBER 6, 2013
Let's take an island adventure to Belize and explore some common cultural facts (and their impact on the training and development market). Quick Tips for Training & Development in Belize 1 : Facts alone do not substantiate a convincing argument. Developing international training and development materials?Contact by Jen Weaver. Test your knowledge of Belizean culture with the true or false questions below: True or False? Belizeans take a relaxed approach to most things. True or False? The official language of Belize is English. Culture Quiz Answers: True.
Top 5 ELearning Development Programs
MARCH 23, 2014
If you are involved in the elearning industry, then there is a strong possibility that you have at some point needed a rapid elearning development tool for course creation. Articulate Studio ’13 – Developed by the same folks as Storyline, Articulate Studio piggy-backs off of Microsoft PowerPoint as well. Popular Rapid ELearning Software Programs. 1.
Top activities for self-development
Your Training Edge
FEBRUARY 22, 2016
Self-development serves two purposes: making you feel good about yourself, no matter what; and positively influencing people around you to do the same. The best part is, you don’t have to go out of your way to make a better life for yourself through self-development. All you need is to develop some good habits. Top activities for instant self-development. Take a break.
Developer Diaries: How To Make Your Own Fonts
MARCH 18, 2016
The post Developer Diaries: How To Make Your Own Fonts appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Developer Resources eLearning Featured Graphic Design Resources ResourcesI was once asked by someone inquiring about what I do for a living, “Do you know how to make your own fonts?”. Erm… No,” was my reply. Why not?” he asked. “I don’t know…”. Here’s my journey into the unknown.
Evaluating Training - Capturing the Benefits Aspects of ROI
measures in a systematic way: - Hard data: o Units developed or built per hour. Evaluating Training – Capturing the Benefits Aspect of ROI. Training evaluation is necessary and, in many ways, critical to the success of a business. But because. short term priorities always seem to take precedence, it is typically something we plan to do better in. After all, we’ve managed pretty well up to.
Tools For Mobile Learning Development
MARCH 21, 2010
Upside is doing a fair bit of mobile learning development and we blog about it regularly. In the process of development, we are often forced to explore the various tools available. want to share some tools which may assist you in developing mobile learning applications. Tools to develop Native applications: SDK provided for mobile device. Games. Augmented Reality. JGame.
Connecting Learning and Development to Business Strategy
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
Throughout 2015, I’ve had the privilege to interview some impressive learning and development leaders from a variety of industries for JPL’s Learning Solutions Video Blog. Ultimately, the goal of this alignment is to make learning and development a competitive advantage for their company. Meg Petersen, IBM. Sherry Hancock, Sheetz. Deidre Williams, Aflac. Corporate Training Video Blo
Elevating Professional Development at a Unique Cobb Conference
APRIL 14, 2016
There is probably no other individual who has had more impact on professional development initiatives undertaken by national associations and other communities of practice than Jeff Cobb. The focus of this conference is to enable professionals in the business of selling professional development to come together to learn from experts in an intimate setting. May 18. 30-2:30: App Labs.
4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]
their investments in developing front-line. new approach to developing front-line managers (an approach we. DEVELOP FRONT-LINE MANAGERS It’s been well documented that people leave managers – not companies. managers develop the skills they need to succeed? leadership development. not have a formal leadership development program in. focus to developing new.
An eLearning revolution: From professional development to knowledge sharing
Challenge to Learn
DECEMBER 20, 2015
Our software aimed at professional eLearning developers. It changed our product development, marketing, sales and customer support. Product development. It actually connected sales directly to our product development. One third of our development work is now based on user requests. This brings a whole new dynamics to support and product development. Sales.
Time Estimates for E-Learning Development
MARCH 18, 2014
find it helpful to refer clients to these sources, especially if they think training development should take barely any time. This project is on the low end of a Level 2 by Chapman’s study, so the ratio for development is 127:1 (that is, 1 hour of e-learning takes 127 hours to develop). Answer questions about factors that affect development. Front End Analysis: 9%.
Top eLearning Content Development Companies in 2015
JULY 29, 2015
The post Top eLearning Content Development Companies in 2015 appeared first on CollectMyThoughts. Business elearning Top 5 Solutions content development companies eLearning Content development
Transforming learning and development
Clive on Learning
DECEMBER 18, 2012
Over on the Onlignment blog, I have, throughout 2012, been setting out a model for a transformation in workplace learning and development. started the series by arguing the case for transformation. Establishing a learning architecture and infrastructure that recognises these unique characteristics. have now brought all these posts together in a free e-book in PDF format.
New research explores the common myths and realities around the 70:20:10 learning model
in learning and development and 1,600 learners. This report has been developed and co-written with Charles Jennings of the. reality of how their people learn and develop. responsibility for developing the skills of their staff (vs 61% of those not using 70:20:10). 70:20:10 – Myths and realities 2 2 The CAREER ARCHITECT® Development Planner. development.
Development Mindsets and 70:20:10
Performance Learning Productivity
OCTOBER 7, 2014
New Knowledge and Crack Cocaine Gary Marcus is another professor of psychology who has spent years studying human cognitive development. Development Mindsets I have been focussing on the important role of development mindsets as an starting point for adopting the 70:20:10 model for some time. My development mindsets are identical to Dweck’s ‘growth mindsets’. Every day.
ELearning Development Cost Drivers
MARCH 12, 2014
While many people know that elearning often costs less than the traditional instructor-led training event , it can sometimes come as a shock that elearning development costs can also fluctuate quite a bit. Exercises that are “try-it” in nature also take more time to develop. That’s not to say that elearning can cost more than live-training. Graphics & Multimedia.
4 Top eLearning Training and Development Trends for 2016
JANUARY 14, 2016
Obviously, 2016 is going to be an innovative and exciting year for training and development trends. The post 4 Top eLearning Training and Development Trends for 2016 appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Technology-based eLearning programs are incredibly efficient. The benefits of eLearning are obvious. That’s why 77% of American companies rely on online eLearning programs.
Top 12 Inspirational Quotes for Instructional Designers and Developers
JANUARY 23, 2015
Need a little motivation for instructional design or development? As an eLearning developer and instructional designer with a traditional graphic design background, I’ve found quotes from designers very meaningful throughout my career. Here are my top 12 inspirational quotes for instructional designers and developers: 1. “Design is thinking made visual.”
Microlearning Whitepaper: Small Bites, Big Impact
corporate Learning & Development inside out. corporate Learning & Development. 6Learning & Development specialists have also realized that traditional training—designed. Today’s knowledge workers are vastly different than they were even ten years ago, yet learning & development still largely focuses on that old profile. Microlearning: Small Bites, Big Impact. knowledge.
The Top 11 Tools for Mobile eLearning Development
FEBRUARY 19, 2014
To help you out, I’ve aggregated 11 of the top development tools to help you easily put together either native, or web-based mobile LMS software apps for your workforce. jQT : This is a Zepto/jQuery plugin to allow you to develop mobile websites for iOS and Android devices. If you’re not getting into the mobile game with your training and eLearning initiatives, you’re falling behind.
Four False Assumptions About Leadership Development
The Peformance Improvement
MARCH 21, 2015
Deloitte has identified “leadership development” as a major challenge for HR leaders in 2015. From this study, they conclude: Organizations around the world are struggling to strengthen their leadership pipelines, yet over the past year businesses fell further behind, particularly in their ability to develop Millennial leaders. I don’t think that organizations are going to close this leadership gap until they confront four false assumptions about learning that are deeply embedded in their cultures. This is not the way people develop new competencies.
Learning and Development: What Makes Videos Effective?
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
Because video is growing in usage for the learning and development space, TechSmith Corporation wanted to better understand what makes a great video. TechSmith's Viewer Research Study comprised 1900 participants from a variety of roles and industries including financial services, education, government, healthcare, manufacturing, software design and development, and more.
Software Development – Whiteboard Wednesday
FEBRUARY 3, 2016
In this video, Administrate Software Engineer, Iain Brown, explains the software development process. On the first Wednesday of each month, a member of the Administrate team will talk through some ideas and key concepts that can be useful to you and help your business. Video Transcription Hi there, Read More. All Whiteboard Wednesday software software testing training management software whiteboard wednesday
7 Secrets for Measuring Training Program ROI with People Analytics
Recruitment Employee Retention Employee Performance Employee Insights Measure And Suggest Training Manager Effectiveness Enable Managerial Coaching People Analytics Insights How To Get Started With People Analytics Engage Learning & Development + Managers To Use. development, says a one-point reduction in unwanted. innovation, work-life balance, and career development. level.
Developer Diaries: Using a Drawing Tablet Instead of a Mouse
MARCH 3, 2016
What do you do to help with ergonomics as you develop your eLearning? The post Developer Diaries: Using a Drawing Tablet Instead of a Mouse appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Developer Resources eLearning Featured ResourcesI have a drawing tablet at home. I use it to do digital painting, but for the most part it just sits at home being underused. It’s ergonomic.
Professional Development in 60 Seconds: Microlearning For Senior Leaders
APRIL 5, 2016
Scores of books and blog posts offer theories on effective leadership development. In the fast-moving and often uncertain climate of 21st century business, we need methods for training and development that are quick, effective, and provide our leaders with the information, know-how, and insight they need to shepherd our companies forward. Development Microlearning E-learning