Training Culture vs. Learning Culture
The Peformance Improvement
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
What’s the difference between a “training culture” and a “ learning culture ”? The answer is, “A great deal.” As the chart shows, in a training culture, responsibility for employee learning resides with instructors and training managers. In that kind of culture the assumption is that trainers (under the direction of a CLO) drive learning.
Learning Objectives and GPS
JANUARY 11, 2017
That’s how learners can feel if training’s learning objectives aren’t set up well. There are really two main types of learning objectives. Training initiatives should address both parts. Without an end goal the learner doesn’t have the “what it’s for” behind what they’re being asked to learn. The post Learning Objectives and GPS appeared first on Knowledge Direct.
How to fix our senseless compliance training
OCTOBER 3, 2016
All big organisations have a Learning Management System. It’s used to track and record the training that the employees do. In practice, it tends to be used to administer compliance training, though it can be much broader than that. But because my training records are locked up in Bank A’s LMS, I have to do my compliance training all over again.
Training Companies: The 5 Hurdles to Success
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
Training Companies have a unique way of functioning as compared to the corporate. And rightly so, as they cater to a distinctive client base that is a mix of retail and corporate; run multiple training programs; sell training materials online; and perform a host of other activities as a part of their day-to-day functioning. Learning Management Challenges Encountered by Training Companies Challenges faced by Training CompaniesAll […].
Customer Training Completion Rates
Curious to learn how different factors in your training courses may affect completion rates? Download the study to learn what kind of content keeps learners engaged, how long courses should be, and more We crunched the numbers to help you set goals for course completion and build your content strategy.
Learning Escape Room
NOVEMBER 9, 2016
But what would happen if a group of learning professionals created one, rather than the attraction industry? So, what kind of “Learning” was in the “Escape Room”? Discovery learning – This involves giving learners a problem or situation to resolve, with little to no guidance. Collaborative learning – This takes place when a group of people work and learn together.
2017 ELearning & Training Conferences
JANUARY 4, 2017
It is a new year and that means there are some new elearning and training conferences you should mark on your calendars! They provide professionals and businesses alike an opportunity to network and learn. 2017 ELearning & Training Conferences. February 15-17, 2017 … Training Conference & Expo. March 22-24, 2017 … Learning Solutions Conference & Expo.
To Train or Not to Train
FEBRUARY 18, 2016
Training is probably the most common solution when there’s a performance problem. Observations: The teachers tell you that all of the assistants were trained on how to use the copier when they started. If someone had put together some training, without looking for the root cause, this problem wouldn’t have been solved. But it isn’t always the best one. Here’s what you discover.
Training Isn't Learning
The Peformance Improvement
MARCH 25, 2016
Companies continue to put substantial resources into employee training programs with the hope that these programs will prepare their employees for jobs now and in the future. The problem with AT&T’s approach to change is that training isn’t learning. Gill, co-owner of Learning to Be Great, a firm which helps companies create a learning culture.
How to Create a Customer Training Strategy
Want to develop an effective customer training strategy for your organization? Download this guide to learn some simple steps you can follow to set your team up for success. Click to download
Getting Learning to Stick: Go Beyond the Training Program
FEBRUARY 29, 2016
One of the biggest challenges of employee training programs is getting the material to “stick.” If your trainees can’t recall relevant material in the instant they need it, the training was not effective enough. The post Getting Learning to Stick: Go Beyond the Training Program appeared first on. eLearning Training & Development UncategorizedFor example, if your employees take a safety course but still forget to wear the appropriate protective clothing (or wear it [.].
How to Train and Develop Millennials
AUGUST 24, 2016
How to Train and Develop Millennials. It is important that we try to understand exactly the training and development challenges that they may represent. As a millennial myself with a fair amount of work experience, I offer a unique perspective on how learning works differently for myself than people that have filled my roles before me. Thirdly, use social learning.
Training Simulations: An Effective Corporate Training Tool
SEPTEMBER 19, 2016
The face of corporate training is changing rapidly to keep up with the latest advances in technology. New ways of doing things are streamlining the training process and studies show the results are favorable. . Virtual learning and simulations are now effectively bridging that gap. . Description: Simulated training is a virtual environment with a game-like atmosphere.
7 Tips to Make Your Compliance Online Training Courses Mobile
JUNE 7, 2016
Your employees probably aren't thrilled about your upcoming compliance online training course. In this article, I'll share 7 tips to help you turn your compliance online training or certification programs into mobile-friendly online training experiences. Mobile Learning Compliance Training Christopher PappasBy Guest Blogger Christopher Pappas / @cpappas.
Understanding Skill Based Learning for Business
One significant way that training and learning organizations can play an active role in contributing to the bottom line of any organization is by aligning their objectives to the immediate business objectives.
SaaS LMS – A Must-have for Training Companies (Presentation)
MAY 11, 2016
Exactly 3 weeks back I had written a blog post – 10 Reasons why Training Companies must invest in a SaaS LMS. Learning Management learning management system for training companies LMS For Training Companies lms for training providers saas lms for training companiesSoon after it was published, I realized that it lent itself pretty well for a presentation format. And so, without any ado, the content was rewritten from a presentation perspective, images added, and […].
Industry Report: Too Much Training; Not Enough Learning
The Peformance Improvement
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
Training magazine has published its 34 th annual Industry Report that is based on a survey of its database of organizations with 100 or more employees, asking them questions about training expenditures and activities. Instructor-led classroom only” is still reported to be the primary method of employee learning and development. would expect the margin of error to be high.
Storytelling—A Powerful Instructional Technique for Attitudinal Trainings
AUGUST 5, 2016
Learning and development managers would vouch for the fact that attitudinal trainings are amongst their key training areas. Workplace attitudinal training (such as promoting safe and ethical behavior, resolving conflicts, imparting organization’s culture, or getting a buy-in for the management's change agenda) helps employees develop a right attitude.
Benchmark Your Training With Our Learning Solution Scorecard
MAY 10, 2016
All training is designed to help target learners improve their performance, but that’s not where the story ends. Stakeholders and training vendors are also judged by the success or failure of a learning solution. We all have a lot to gain when training meets its intended goal. And when training fails to improve performance, well… we won’t get into that.
How to Choose Between On-Demand and Instructor-Led Training
Not sure whether to offer on-demand or instructor-led training, or both? Download this eBook to learn which option is better at scale, as well as the resources needed to implement each training type Each has its pros and cons and your decision will depend on your organization’s needs and goals.
Learning Vs. Training & Development
Your Training Edge
JULY 29, 2015
I have talked about a lot regarding training and development, in my previous blog posts, both in educational and professional context. Many of people’s responses made me encounter a question that is there any difference between learning and training. However, the very same training experience might be training for someone and learning for the others.
Make Learners Care about Compliance Training
MARCH 10, 2016
Compliance training is a common use for elearning. All those policies and regulations that affect our businesses need to be trained. Unfortunately, compliance training is often just a content dump with a narrator basically reading the policy, followed by some multiple choice questions to see if learners remember what they heard 5 minutes earlier. Worst Case Scenario.
3 Ways to Use Game Based Learning in Corporate Training
APRIL 30, 2013
“We learn everything that all the other schools learn, we just learn it differently.”. This is a quote from a middle school student at the Quest to Learn School that opened in Fall 2009. It’s one of the intro comments made in a short YouTube video that does a fantastic job of explaining and SHOWING the answer to “Why games as learning and teaching tools?” How so?
The Explosive Growth of Extended Enterprise Training
FEBRUARY 17, 2016
Video Interview with John Leh, CEO and Lead Analyst, Talented Learning, LLC. After more than 20 years in the LMS industry, John Leh started Talented Learning, LLC as a news, research and consulting organization dedicated to all aspects of extended enterprise learning solutions. As John explains, organizations are uncovering valuable opportunities in these learning initiatives.
Skill based learning – How it drives an organization’s performance
Training and learning organizations today play an active role in contributing to the bottom line of any organization by aligning their objectives to the immediate business objectives. This provides a solid ground for cost justification and encourages businesses to place training groups right where they should be, at the heart of a growing, thriving, learning culture
Corporate Training’s $70+ Billion Dirty Secret
JULY 16, 2015
Corporations should be watching closely to see if new methods of delivering training result in a dramatic increase in retention among employees once they’re on the job--because if Kohn is right, even a whopping 400% increase in retention will mean that after just one week, it means the average employee is retaining only about half of the information presented in training.
Beyond Training: Three Models
The Peformance Improvement
APRIL 15, 2016
Organizational learning is so much more than training. Three models of learning convey the breadth of options that, depending on what an employee needs to learn, are more effective, cheaper, and easier to implement than formal training programs. One of these models I call “50 Ways to Lever Learning.”
Top 5 Things Associations can Learn from Corporate Training Departments
APRIL 30, 2014
But with the growth of new learning technologies and with members facing more and more change and a need for continual learning, associations are missing out on an even bigger opportunity. To grow this opportunity, associations can learn from corporate training departments. Develop: produce the learning program, using SMEs to vet the content and the approach.
Software Training With E-Learning: Ways To Create Effective Training Within Available Means
DECEMBER 6, 2016
For forward-looking organizations serious about reaping the many benefits of training, e-learning offers numerous advantages when compared to other traditional ways of imparting workforce training like Instructor-led training(ILT) or classroom learning. Added to that, is the cost of printing learning content to be distributed in the classroom.
Move Beyond Learning to Applying: A Modern Management Development Program
1 kineo.com firstname.lastname@example.org 312-846-6656 Hard to believe that it’s been almost 20 years since the term “eLearning” entered the corpo- rate learning lexicon. learning nuggets. or “very ready” in learning and development in. Learning. information to application and use cases, we focus the training experience and not. just on learning but on learning and doing.
Creating Immersive Learning Solutions for Industrial Technical Training
JULY 22, 2015
Origin Learning has displayed its in-depth understanding of concepts by developing learning modules with an immersive approach for a transportation conglomerate recently. Origin has been able to go into minute detailing of the intricacies of the technical component functions and procedure which has made an immersive learning possible, besides elevating the user (learner) experience.
Guest post: Training Culture vs. Learning Culture
APRIL 1, 2016
This blog originally posted on Learning To Be Great. What’s the difference between a “training culture” and a “ learning culture ”? The answer is, “A great deal.” As the chart shows, in a training culture, responsibility for employee learning resides with instructors and training managers. In a learning culture, everyone is responsible for learning.
Stop Training Leaders and Start Developing Leadership
The Peformance Improvement
JULY 12, 2016
[This post first appeared on the Learning to be Great Blog.]. Note that none of these principles is the delivery of formal training programs. According to the authors, to create this learning culture, share responsibility so that employees can experience risk-taking. Accept failure, as long as it results in learning and performance improvement.
The Importance of a Learning Climate in Corporate Training
FEBRUARY 8, 2013
Corporate training is a huge industry in this country, and in many ways corporations are embracing employee development like never before. According to the most recent numbers from the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD), American companies spent over $150 billion on training in 2011 alone. Training Development Training Evaluation corporate training
Learner motivation explained! Learn how to use an LMS to motivate your learners to upskill
Training and development professionals often bemoan the lack of apparent initiative in their trainees. Learning professionals spend huge sums of money creating or acquiring skill aligned libraries of learning content, only to watch almost helplessly as learners refuse to engage with any training available that isn’t mandatory
eLearning & Training: How Long is Too Long?
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
APRIL 23, 2014
Looking for instructor-led training on the top eLearning tools? We offer live, online training on Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, Adobe Presenter, and TechSmith Camtasia Studio.We can also bring the same great training onsite to your facility. Adobe Captivate Adobe''s Technical Communication Suite Articulate Storyline Camtasia Captivate e-learning eLearning Online Training Storyline TCS5 TechComm Technical Communications Technology TechSmith Camtasia Studio training UA User Assistance User Experience UX So how long is too long?