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Harnessing the Power of Mobile eLearning: A White Paper from the eLearning Guild

eLearning Brothers

The good people at the eLearning Guild have been hard at work on a 27-page report regarding the state of mobile eLearning and where it’s headed. years, and—as eLearning Guild points out—the “Draw Something” smartphone game which took only 50 days to gain widespread adoption. Mobile eLearning allows for a very similar experience on the job.

2015 Global ELearning Salary Report


Every year, the ELearning Guild releases an elearning industry salary report. While there is a respectable variety in the report, it’s important to remember that the sample-size is limited to the ELearning Guild members and doesn’t include other associations and non-associated professionals. elearning

free eBook with 61 tips for #mLearning from eLearning Guild

Ignatia Webs

The eLearning Guild has published a free eBook, sharing 61 tips on mLearning from a wide variety of mobile learning experts. The report focuses on: Do you know how and when people use mobile devices? mobile mLearning eLearning guild mobile learning ebookAre you targeting the specific times your learners have access to online content and learning?

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2014 Global ELearning Salary Report


Every year the ELearning Guild administers a survey among their members asking various questions regarding industry specialization, title, and salary (among other demographics). Despite the variety of areas that someone could work within the elearning industry, there are three main focus points of this graphic: instructional designer, training director, and elearning manager.

4 Ways to Close the Learning-Doing Gap for Front-Line Managers [GUIDE]

KnowledgeAdvisors (2015) reports that “41% of training. has had several direct reports complain that. She finds some great articles and even some free elearning to help her gain a deeper understanding of SMART and get exposure to a number of cases and examples. DIAGNOSE Go through learning activities, classroom, elearning, etc. FOUR WAYS TO CLOSE THE. Our experience.

The eLearning Guild Releases 2014 Global eLearning Salary & Compensation Report by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild announces the publication of its annual salary report, the 2014 Global eLearning. Salary & Compensation Report. The report examines data from more than 5,900 members of the. Guild to analyze global salary and compensation trends, taking variables such as region, employer size, and. education into account.

eLearning Guild Mobile Learning Research Report now available

Clark Quinn

I’ve had my head down on a couple of projects, but I can now announce one of them: the eLearning Guild’s Mobile Learning Research Report is now available. In it, I review the latest trends in the mobile market, and then synthesize the results of the Guild’s member surveys. Here’s the marketing blurb: Mobile learning is not just a fad. mobile

Games and Gamification: Research from the eLearning Guild

Knowledge Guru

Recently, the elearning Guild published a report by Brenda Enders discussing games and gamification for learning. My takeaways are intentionally broad and high-level, so as not to ruin the “punch” of the report itself. The report heavily cites Dr. Karl Kapp’s book,  The Gamification of Learning and Instruction. My takeaway? The result? Summary.

eLearning Guild Releases Report - Rapid eLearning Authoring: Top Tools

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

The eLearning Guild just released another report today: Rapid eLearning Authoring: Top Tools. Joe Ganci authored this report and does a fabulous job of explaining the data collected by the Guild's survey of its members. These reports can be tricky. The data that makes up the foundation of this report comes directly from the eLearning community.

eLearning Guild Research: Got Game? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

To be successful, eLearning must be interactive and engaging. The future of eLearning must therefore include both games and gamification to ensure that the engagement is built in. The latest research report from The eLearning Guild contains many case studies and plenty of research about games and gamification.

The eLearning Guild Publishes 2013 Global eLearning Salary & Compensation Report by Jennifer Neibert

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild has released the 2013 Global eLearning Salary & Compensation Report. Based on data obtained from more than 4,700 Guild members, worldwide eLearning salaries increased slightly by 1.7% this past year, with an average global salary of $77,682. In the US, salaries increased by 0.06% to $78,984. Learning Research Professional Development

Guild Announces Instructional Design Research Report by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild’s new. research report, Today’s Instructional Designer: Competencies and Careers, examines where this important role is now and. The role of the instructional designer has come a long way from its roots in World War II. where it’s headed. Getting Started Instructional Design Professional Development

eLearning Guild Research: Reconsidering Bloom's Taxonomy (Old AND New) by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

Read about it in the latest eLearning Guild research report! Bloom’s Taxonomy—the classification system used by countless instructional designers since the. 1950s for creating learning objectives—has an updated version that brings it into the 21st century. The new taxonomy supports new methods of instruction and a new understanding of what learning.

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eLearning Guild Research: Mad About Your LMS? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

Most organizations use learning management systems (LMSs), but many eLearning practitioners have mixed feelings about them. The latest research report from The eLearning Guild looks at who is using what kinds of systems and at the one factor that seems to have the most effect on the level of satisfaction! Learning Research Learning Systems

eLearning Guild Research: Why Failing (While Learning) Is Good by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild’s latest research report. “Freedom to fail” is a critical gaming feature that players leverage in order to improve their achievement. the various goals within a game. The “do-over” provides motivation and rewards engagement, and that. one more reason why game learning can be so powerful. discusses this and many other facets of gaming. Here’s an introduction.

eLearning Guild Research: Karl Kapp on Using Stories by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

described in the Guild’s new Big Answers report, Using Stories for Learning: Answers to Five Key. This article explains why you need to read the report. Research shows that stories are extremely powerful tools for learning. That’s because our brain has a. natural ability to remember facts told in a story. The implications of using stories to support learning are.

eLearning Guild Research: How Should We Measure Training's Value? Not ROI. by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

Is ROI (return on investment) an appropriate measure to demonstrate whether eLearning was effective? non-financial, perhaps intangible, evidence that eLearning worked? A new eLearning Guild research. report. Do executives and decision-makers actually care about ROI measures of learning, or do they look for. other. offers some stunning new ideas about the right answers to these questions. Learning Research Management Professional Development

eLearning Guild Research: How Important is Informal Learning? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

Here’s some food for thought from the Guild’s August 2012 research report, Smart Companies Support Informal Learning. How critical is informal learning to workplace learning and performance? Emerging Topics Learning Research Training Strategies

eLearning Guild Research: Mobile Learning for Supporting Workers' Performance by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

2013 research report from The eLearning Guild can show you some great examples of how organizations are implementing this kind of augmentation. What is the best way to position learning on mobile devices? It makes sense to use these devices to provide support for learning since we carry them with us all the time. Learning Research Mobile Learning Performance Support

The eLearning Guild releases Mobile Learning Report in time for mLearnCon

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

The eLearning Guild announced the release of this years research report on mobile learning titled, Mobile Learning: Landscape and Trends. Paid Guild members can download the report HERE. Dr. Clark Quinn has done an excellent job of distilling the most important information about mobile learning into a readable research report.

eLearning Guild Research: Informal or “Less Formal” Learning? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

When experts use the term “informal learning,” they don’t mean exactly the same thing eLearning and. The latest eLearning Guild research report “Informal Learning Takes Off,” written. learning practitioners do. by Jane Hart, highlights the differences as well as some innovative approaches you may want to try. Design Strategies Emerging Topics Learning Research Training Strategies

2016 ELearning Salary Survey Results


Just recently the ELearning Guild released the results from one of their popular annual surveys: US ELearning Salary & Compensation Report. The report is based on a survey they administer where they capture position, compensation, and benefit information from more than 3500 elearning professionals in the United States. elearning

eLearning Guild Research: Come On In, the Tools Are Grrrrrreat! by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

What are members of The eLearning Guild saying about the tools they use in their work? Recent Guild research reports offer the comments of members about eLearning software, and here are a few of those responses. Design & Development Tools Learning Research

eLearning Guild Research: Informal Learning With and Without L&D by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

The newest Guild research report shines a light on the differences in. a way that will help you leverage informal learning in both sets of circumstances. It’s easy to guess that informal learning is different when it takes place outside the influence of the training department or L&D, but how is it different when it happens outside that arena? Read the highlights here! Blended Learning Emerging Topics Learning Research Training Strategies

The eLearning Guild Publishes 2012 Global eLearning Salary & Compensation by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild has released the 2012 Global eLearning Salary & Compensation Report. Summary and links are here, along with a salary calculator you can use to compute and compare baseline salaries with your own situation. Professional Development

The eLearning Guild Releases 2011 Global e-Learning Salary & Compensation Report by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild has released a landmark salary and compensation report that includes data from. Learning practitioners worldwide. Read here to learn how to obtain your free copy. Future Trends Getting Started Professional Development

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eLearning Trends That Will Fizzle, Sizzle, or Simmer in 2014

Bottom-Line Performance

Almost every recipient of the “Best” awards at the 2013 eLearning Guild DemoFest featured the use of stories within the learning solution. Visuals and graphics:  Along with the use of storytelling, the winners at eLearning Guild’s DemoFest featured heavy use of visuals. Our industry is notorious for chasing after trends. First, the sizzle.

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eLearning Guild Research: Salaries 2013—Feeling Flat? You're Not Alone! by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild’s Global eLearning Salary & Compensation Report always attracts a lot of attention. Here is an overview guide to the report itself, which is a free download (linked in article). Take a look, see what the excitement is about, and use our official Guild Research Salary Calculator! Learning Research Management Professional Development

#mLearncon session report: GE capital case

Challenge to Learn

Learning eLearning guild Mlearncon mLearning Interesting case, another one of having to train a lot (250.000) people who are not working in your organisation and where you have no control over. They went for small learning nuggets on an ‘ ordinary’ website optimized for tablets. Most striking for me, they dropped the mandatory registration and log in.

eLearning Guild Research: What Authoring Tool Features Are Important to You? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

The 2013 Authoring Tools Research Report provides a great deal of valuable information about eLearning. This month’s Research column explores the last half of the Report, which contains an in-depth analysis of respondents’ view of the importance of individual asynchronous. eLearning authoring tool features. practitioner’s choice of authoring tools.

eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. The list focuses primarily on the use of eLearning, technology in educational settings and on teaching, learning, and educational administration. link] December 8-9, 2011 Lessons and Insights from Ten eLearning Masters , offered by the eLearning Guild, online.

New eLearning Guild Research Report Media for eLearning: Top Tools by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

Many an argument gets started over the merits and deficits of media tools – those indispensible software products that provide the functions required for creating, editing, and building media and eLearning content. The latest Guild report gives you the facts you need when you are deciding which tool to learn, purchase, or use.

eLearning Guild Research: Are You Better Off Than You Were a Year Ago? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

More eLearning professionals worldwide (5,923) took part in this year’s survey, meaning the validity of the. The 2014 Global eLearning Salary &. Compensation Report is available to all Guild members, free and paid. data is greater and even more useful for improved benchmarking. Read about it here! Emerging Topics Getting Started Management Professional Development

Media for Learning: Top Tools - New Research Report from The eLearning Guild

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

The eLearning Guild released it's highly anticipated TOP TOOLS report today. Of course this report was completed prior to the Apple announcement. But next year's report, I suspect, will have a new tool on the list: iBook Author. Here are just a few of the data points revealed in the report: 46% want ability to support mobile delivery of their #eLearning media Adobe Captivate has largest media tool market share with 40.4% Top-rated #eLearning Media Tool by Cost = Audacity 85.6% Get the download here. It's definitely a game changer. Right?

eLearning Guild Research: What's Research Good For, Anyway? by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild is committed to providing regular research reports on a variety of topics to the eLearning Community of Practice. Here are the thoughts of the Guild’s research director on what you can expect in coming months. Read any good research lately? Far from being “pie-in-the-sky,” research exists to help you improve what you deliver.

eLearning Guild Research: If You're Happy and You're Overworked, Clap Your Hands by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

If so, you have company, because many of your colleagues expressed similar feelings in the research report The eLearning Guild released on December 5, 2012. Do you like your work but feel that you’re working too hard? Here’s a summary of some surprising findings from the 674 respondents to a survey we conducted recently. Learning Research Professional Development

New Mobile Report Out

Clark Quinn

I’m happy to report that the eLearning Guild has just released this year’s mobile learning research  report I authored for them (after doing the same last year).  It’s free if you’re already a paid member of the Guild, which has other benefits (e.g. similar free access to other coming research reports, Thought Leader Webinars, etc). Combining my summary of the ‘state of the industry’ with the results of surveys of the Guild’s membership, it’s a snapshot of the state of mobile learning.

Top 25 websites for elearning tips

Sponge UK

Keep up with the latest trends or focus on specifics with these 25 elearning websites. Cut down on the browsing and focus on really beneficial resources with our list of 25 websites for elearning tips. Elearning Industry. eLearning Learning. Elearning Provocateur. Rapid eLearning | Adobe Captivate Blog. The elearning coach. Elearning industry.

2011 Social Media for Learning Report

Jane Hart

Yesterday, the E-Learning Guild announced the release of this report, in which Jane Bozarth  analyzes eLearning Guild research on the latest trends in adoption and usage of social media for learning. ” This report is free for all paid members of The eLearning Guild. You can download it here