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Top 6 Corporate Learning Management Systems!

Your Training Edge

Corporate training has taken leaps and bound in the past few decades. Online training is now the new measure which most employers choose when polishing up their new employees. Especially when it come to corporate training, using online resources is advantageous in many ways. There is cost reduction, increased access to employees, and the ability to have guides for the employees 24/7. Talentlms.

Authoring Tool/Framework Selection for Responsive eLearning Development: CourseBuilder

Upside Learning

Here we are again with our eighth responsive authoring tool review. In this post, we’ll present an overview of the features, advantages, and limitations of Lumesse’s CourseBuilder. We’ve previously written about Adapt, Evolve, gomo, Elucidat, Captivate 9, Lectora 16, and Articulate 360 – Rise, and have also published a feature-wise comparison of all these tools. […]. Upside Learning CourseBuilder Lumesse CourseBuilder Responsive Authoring Tools Responsive eLearning

Learning and Development in the Remote Workplace

CLO Magazine

Modern organizations are embracing some level of transition to remote staffing. Market globalization alongside continued advancements in communication technologies are driving this paradigm shift in workforce assembly. According to a January study from Global Workplace Analytics, approximately 20-25 percent of the workforce teleworks at some frequency, and 80-90 percent of the U.S.

Moving to Mobile Learning: Three MLearning Design Mistakes that Everyone’s Making

Allen Interactions

By Ann Iverson, Senior Instructional Designer. What was the last thing you learned on your phone? A new cooking technique? How to write better emails? How to change a flat tire? Maybe you’re on your phone right now, liking and retweeting this blog post! In any event, our phones have become indispensable tools to get needed information quickly and precisely when we want it.

[New eBook] The 3 Stages of Customer Training Development

Want to expand your training efforts? You’ll often see success by starting small and growing your program in a sustainable way. Download the eBook to learn more.

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How to Build Executive Alliances

CLO Magazine

This From the Vault article was originally published in May 2012 on CLOmedia.com. Chief Learning Officer Bob Bennett joined FedEx Express in 1979 and has worked in myriad areas of the company. This offered him a comprehensive view of its operations and services, but 10 years ago his insight nearly got him fired. He said it was the best thing that ever happened to him. A draft ensued.

3 Fresh ‘New Stone’ Templates for Lectora

eLearning Brothers

Our beautiful New Stone theme is an understated and modern set of templates that get the point across in an engaging and interesting way without being excessively showy and in-your-face. They’re the eLearning equivalent of a “power tie” paired with a classy suit. It’s professional and well groomed, but you can tell there’s some personality. Simple Interaction.

The Importance of Managerial Leaders in the 21st Century

Training Industry

“Leadership is a matter of intelligence, trustworthiness, humaneness, courage, and discipline … Reliance on intelligence alone results in rebelliousness. Exercise of humaneness alone results in weakness. Fixation on trust results in folly. Dependence on the strength of courage results in violence. Excessive discipline and sternness in command result in cruelty. When one has all five virtues together, each appropriate to its function, then one can be a leader” (Sun Tzu). There is a lot of literature available on leadership and management, but we tend to talk more about leaders than managers.

An Investment in MOOCs Pays Off in Talent

CLO Magazine

Since I began writing this column, I’ve been roving the crossroads of higher education and business to chronicle real-world advice and success stories for CLOs. Georgia Institute of Technology’s online master’s degree in computer science has received a lot of media attention. CLOs should care because Georgia Tech’s program may be the first financially successful credit-bearing MOOC in the world.

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.

Training Is Not “Predicament-based” & That’s a Predicament

Living in Learning

We…L&D…are in a predicament because we don’t actively seek out predicaments. We cannot see them looking through the “wrong end of the telescope”. We don’t design solutions for predicaments…to be more precise…performance predicaments. And that, my friends, IS a predicament! Continuous Learning Discovery & Consulting Learning @ the Point of Work Performance Assessments Performance Support Performer Support moments of need performance diagnostic performance gaps point of work Root cause analysis

Wearable technology — put to good use for training employees

Matrix

There was a time when a phone was the size of a brick (and just as heavy) and all you could do with it was to make and receive calls. Later a flashlight was added, then a calculator, and some games. Remember Snake? I was a champion at it. Phones got thinner and smarter and changed their names to smartphones. These devices are serving a bigger purpose. Wireless headsets. Virtual Reality headsets.

Y Is xAPI So x-Zillerating?

ATD Learning Technologies

Put simply, xAPI—Experience API—is a specification for how we send, store, and retrieve detailed records about learning and performance, with the data then being sharable across platforms. xAPI promises far more than its predecessor, the SCORM standard, which tracked e-learning activity in learning management systems. xAPI starts with the learning record provider.

Why Do You Need E-learning? [Infographic]

CommLab India

Employee training is considered one of the crucial elements by organizations for the achievement of their business goals such as revenue growth, cost reduction, and enhanced employee productivity. In this regard, organizations are adopting advanced and effective training methodologies. Check why e-learning is gaining widespread acceptance in our infographic. eLearning Design Custom eLearning

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Get an Exclusive Articulate Storyline Game Show Template from eLearning Brothers

Download one of the most popular game templates from eLearning Brothers with a look and feel exclusively made for eLearning Learning subscribers! eLearning Brothers creates awesome templates and assets to help you look like an eLearning Rockstar!

SCORM goes mobile with eFrontPro for Android

eFront

Here at Epignosis HQ, we don’t consider industry standards to be mere buzzwords to list on our spec list, or boxes to tick on a feature comparison matrix. Rather, standards compliance is one of the most important aspects of enterprise software. It helps to free our customers from vendor lock-in, allows for open data exchange, and enables all kinds of uses and integration options. SCORM what?

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Optimize your eLearning courses for mobile

LearnUpon

Recently one of our customers asked us for some advice on how to optimize their courses for mobile devices. They want to design courses for every type of device to boost the engagement and adoption of their training. There are a number of things to consider when thinking about designing courses for mobile devices. In this post I explain responsive design, how to create responsive courses, and what to keep in mind in terms of course design to optimize for mobile and tablet devices. Optimize mLearning. In theory, this will increase adoption of training and increase engagement. Responsive Design.

Teacher Voices: Naomi Hancock

Learning with e's

It's great to catch up with former students and discover what they are doing. That is exactly the purpose of this series of blog posts. This is number six in my series, asking former students on the B.Ed primary education degree programme what they are doing now. It's also a chance for them to voice their hopes and fears about teaching, now they are actually in the thick of it. Unported License.

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Why Should You Adopt Content Curation as an L&D Strategy? (And How to Do It)

SHIFT eLearning

“Plenty” is a problem. According to findings from the High-Impact Learning Organization study by Bersin by Deloitte, employees find it most difficult to learn, NOT because there isn’t enough content, but because there is TOO MUCH of it, and they cannot find what is valuable. Enter content curation. Many future-focused organizations have adopted content curation as one of their ID strategies.

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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.

What is the role of the LMS in the modern workplace?

Jane Hart

The 2017 Deloitte Global Human Capital Trends report says that “new tools are leaving behind the traditional LMS” What part will a LMS play in your organisational learning strategy in the next few years? Please take my Twitter (straw) poll, as I am writing a new article on the role … Social learning

5 Critical Reasons to Rollout Food Safety Training

CommLab India

According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates, each year roughly 1 in 6 Americans (or 48 million people) get sick, 128,000 are hospitalized, and 3,000 die of foodborne diseases. They may face lawsuits and have to pay huge penalties to the affected consumers or parties. An organization’s reputation will be compromised upon product recall. Avoids Foodborne Illnesses.

2nd Annual Adobe eLearning Conference

Adobe Captivate

2nd Annual Adobe eLearning Conference. Event Date: April 19, 2017 at 8:00 AM EDT. Hosted By: Adobe & Carahsoft. Location: Washington, DC. Join our interactive conference with industry luminaries, eLearning and learning experts, and Adobe product teams to discover how to stay ahead in today’s rapidly evolving learning scenario. Register today and become an active participant in the community that is at the forefront of eLearning creation, delivery, and management. Agenda: . Session. 8:00am – 9:00am. Registration and Networking Breakfast. 9:00am – 9:05am. Opening Keynote.

3 Ways to Get Your CEO to Care about Employee Engagement

Skillsoft

3 ways to get your CEO to care about employee engagement. industry trends

Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose

Navigating the ever-changing world of eLearning can be a challenge, but many people are finding a way to manage it, as well as a clear path forward. With Learning Insights, you can develop an even clearer sense of purpose, taking your vision to reality.

How to develop effective leadership online training programs

Designing Digitally

Leadership development is a high priority for most organizations because it has many positive business benefits like building bench strength, ensuring organizational agility, and creating a competitive advantage. Almost 80 million baby boomers will retire in the next decade. Thus, the talent pipeline will be affected significantly, and the cost of retaining competent managers will increase.

Play to Learn! (Book Tour Stop)

Learning Visions

Karl Kapp and Sharon Boller have been banging the drum about learning games for years. In fact, one of my favorite ID-books back in 2007 was Karl Kapp's "Gadgets, Games, and Gizmos for Learning." Well, 10 years later, games have not gone away, in fact, they've solidified their place in our industry as clients and learners continue to ask for and expecting in modern learning experiences. Section 1.

xAPI Use Case Session Learning Solutions 2017

Web Courseworks

Next week, Dr. Jon Aleckson of Web Courseworks will be speaking at the Learning Solutions 2017 conference in Orlando, FL. He will be joined by Dr. Chad Jackson of CHEST (American College of Chest Physicians) as they speak on an xAPI project that Web Courseworks and CHEST created using data collection from medical simulators. Learning Solutions Session: EME104. Read our white paper.

CORE Coaching Building Sales Force Muscle for Lasting Change

Training Industry

I love to golf, and at one time, I carried a card in my wallet documenting a respectable handicap of 17! Improving my performance from a frustrating “I can’t break 100!” to feeling comfortable playing with more finessed golfers required significant coaching. Coaching is also a vital element of sales transformation. The central question should always focus on the objective: Are we trying to fix a problem, or are we trying to promote lasting change? Enhance your organization’s sales performance and build the bench strength you need by embedding a CORE coaching culture: 1.

[Study] The Anatomy of a Training Course

Want to create the perfect training course? The experts from Skilljar analyzed content creation trends within the training space. Their findings can serve as a benchmark as you build out your own strategy. Click to download.