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In Pursuit of The RIGHT Learning Management System (LMS) for Today’s Workplaces

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ Until such times as systems can seamlessly track, report and produce useful data for the learning that occurs through the many little experiences in the daily workflow without manual intervention, I think it is still ‘work in progress’.” – Charles Jennings (in our interview with him). THE JOURNEY: As you know, we are experiencing a major shift in the domain of ‘learning’.

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TOPYX Learning Management System Makes The Inc. 5000 List For Third Consecutive Year

TOPYX LMS

BONITA SPRINGS, FL – August 18, 2016 – Interactyx, the developer of TOPYX® learning management system (LMS) , is excited to announce it has earned a spot on Inc. magazine’s Inc. magazine has welcomed the fastest-growing private companies in America into this very exclusive club ( [link] ). Interactyx is the developer of TOPYX ® , a leading learning management system (LMS) software. magazine, and also features a special ranking of the top 10% of the list as the Inc. For 35 years, Inc. “The Inc. The Inc. About Inc.

Course-of-the-Month Club: Using a Learning Management System to Sell Subscriptions to Learning Content

Absorb LMS

It seems as if almost every organization I speak to wants to use a learning management system (LMS) in a different way. One company I recently met with uses a magazine subscription-like business model to sell bundles of courses: A customer signs up for an annual subscription. Here’s how to support this business model using a learning management system. For

Course-of-the-Month Club: Using a Learning Management System to Sell Subscriptions to Learning Content

Absorb LMS

It seems as if almost every organization I speak to wants to use a learning management system (LMS) in a different way. One company I recently met with uses a magazine subscription-like business model to sell bundles of courses: A customer signs up for an annual subscription. Here’s how to support this business model using a learning management system. For

Introducing UpsideLMS V5.0 – Best Value LMS With Stunning GUI

Upside Learning

The release of the new UpsideLMS version – 5.0, is generating a lot of excitement at Upside Learning. Our stunning, best value Learning Management System , UpsideLMS v5.0, is built to include features that trainers and learners have always wanted in an LMS. This enables a Super Admin to manage user licenses for multiple clients. The User Experience.

LMS customization? Yup, we do that — but only if you want us to.

GeoTalent

[Post by Justin Hearn, President of GeoMetrix Data Systems Inc.]. The March 2015 edition of Chief Learning Officer magazine has just been published and contains an informative feature on CLO-vendor partnerships. The research consisted of nearly 400 responses by chief learning officers to a survey on vendor satisfaction. The results weren’t a surprise to us.

Dispelling the LMS Myth

eLearning 24-7

System had passed away. He was recognized throughout the e-learning and learning communities. LMS as his friends called him was known for being a workaholic. System which must be a distant cousin. live it, perhaps too much, yet the other day I came across a learning blog informing its readers that in order for the LMS to survive: Must become modular. Funny thing is that it the LMS market has been doing that for more than a decade. Just as it was back then, most modules were actually in the system but turned off. The LMS is not dead.

Low Cost LMSs – Yes, u can find one for under 10K

eLearning 24-7

The argument that you have to spend over 50K to find a sweet LMS is totally bogus.  What is true is that there are plenty of awesome systems for less than 25K and even sweet systems with very nice feature sets for under 10K. I’m not talking about freebies such as Moodle or Sakai, but actually commercial systems. These are folks who are going to use your system. In my experience, small businesses (500 or less users) are the ideal audience for a low cost system. Are there low cost systems for the education market? AJ LMS - UI is average.

3 Ways an Online Community Enhances Learning

WBT Systems

Just as we are seeing more organizations delivering education and certification programs through online Learning Management Systems , there is a growing expectation for organizations to be able to communicate and share knowledge with their customers, members, or employees efficiently and expertly online. So, how do online communities enhance learning? Peer Pressure.

3 Ways Your LMS Facilitates Reflective Learning

WBT Systems

Reflection is an important part of learning, allowing us to process and comprehend new information, taking time to consider it in light of our experience, which helps us to create meaning and knowledge that can be applied to improve performance. Ways to Facilitate Reflective Learning with your LMS. Reflective Learning can be an individual or social practice.

I Need an LMS. Where Do I Start?

Experiencing eLearning

If you’re just starting the process of selecting and implementing a new LMS, the process can feel a little overwhelming. This is especially true for organizations who don’t currently have an LMS and are starting completely from scratch. After all, the process often takes a year or more, and the systems themselves can be quite costly. LMS Options.

Thank you voters! Epignosis eFront LMS Won the Best of ELearning! Award

eFront

Award for Best Open Source Solution, and an Award of Excellence for Best Learning Management System (SaaS, Open-Source, or Content Supplier) at the annual Enterprise Learning! magazines’ reader community via an open-ended online ballot. Magazines and can be downloaded at [link]. eLearning Learning News Open Source Best of ELearning! ELearning!

Is the LMS Dead?

Web Courseworks

During the past few years, I have seen a lot of discussion about whether or not Learning Management Systems (LMS) are dead. Recently, cell phones and tablets and the strong use of social media has disrupted the concept/meaning of what an LMS is. eLearning aLearning CLOMedia CMS David Wilkins Ed Cohen elearning Ellen Behrens Jon Aleckson Learning 3.0 LMS moodle software strategic objects The Social Enterprise Blog Training Magazine Web CourseworksReflecting on this in Chicago October 24th! Over the past ten years, [.].

TOPYX Learning Management System Makes The Inc. 5000 List For Third Consecutive Year

TOPYX LMS

BONITA SPRINGS, FL – August 18, 2016 – Interactyx, the developer of TOPYX® learning management system (LMS) , is excited to announce it has earned a spot on Inc. magazine’s Inc. magazine has welcomed the fastest-growing private companies in America into this very exclusive club ( [link] ). The post TOPYX Learning Management System Makes The Inc.

TOPYX LMS and EdTek Services Announce Partnership

TOPYX LMS

BONITA SPRINGS, FL –  Interactyx, the developer of the TOPYX® learning management system (LMS) software , and EdTek Services, Inc. , a full-service eLearning technology and support provider for small to midsize organizations, are excited to announce a strategic partnership to jointly serve the growing eLearning market. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. EdTek Services, Inc.,

4 Ways an LMS Facilitates Competency-Based Employee Training

TOPYX LMS

According to Training Magazine, employee competency can be defined as “A cluster of related knowledge, skills, and attitudes that affects a major part of one’s job (a role or responsibility), that correlates with performance on the job, that can be measured against well-accepted standards, and that can be improved via training and development.” LMS & eLearning

Top 10 Learning Solutions Magazine Articles in 2014 by Bill Brandon

Learning Solutions Magazine

While there are perennial topics that readers of Learning Solutions Magazine are always interested in (authoring tools, video, LMS, etc.), it is the list of most-read articles that tells us where the practice is heading. The top 10 most-read articles of 2014. provide some interesting insights. Emerging Topics Instructional Design Professional Development Training Strategies

OpenBadges: Increasing Visibility of Association Education

WBT Systems

Digital badges inspire new pathways to learning and connect learners to opportunities, resources, and one another ”. This article in Associations Now magazine suggests that “digital badging can strengthen an association’s community by making its members’ accomplishments more visible”. TopClass LMS has introduced digital badges with full OpenBadges compatibility in the latest release.

Learning Content Curation for Association Member Education

WBT Systems

Rather than creating all your course content from scratch, learning content curation can help you to update and extend your member education programs with new material. From the Latin ‘curare’, curate means ‘to take care’ and ‘curator’ refers to the person who is responsible for taking care of and managing a collection. Using your LMS as a Content Curation Tool.

How to Select a Learning Management System [LMS] and other free white papers

Take an e-Learning Break

Came across a great group of free white papers today including: How to Select a Learning Management System [LMS] Human Capital Insights: E-Learning Navigating Strategy Execution: The Case for Custom Business Simulations Check it out: [link] You can also get a free subscription to Chief Learning Officer magazine (if you qualify). https://humancapitalmedia.site-ym.com/store/view_product.asp 1460706

Looking for a new LMS? Go with PCMag’s #1 choice for enterprise training

Docebo

PC Magazine, in its new review of Docebo , is calling the cloud learning management system (LMS) the best online training platform for business on the market. With an in-depth look at pricing, user experience and flexibility for administrators, PC Mag makes it clear in its review that Docebo is the “perfect online learning platform for businesses.”. And while touting Docebo’s intuitive user interface and integrations for seamless content creation and publication, PC Mag calls Docebo’s reporting functionalities the best of any system they’ve tested.

Associations Need to Lead Change with Education Programs

WBT Systems

Because association education programs are based on industry standards, the learning outcomes are consistent and it is easy for employers to recognize the validity of skills and competencies achieved. The authors note that associations are very skilled at providing education through conferences, meetings and events, and that many associations offer a variety of online learning experiences.

Thank you! eFront LMS is a finalist at Best of Elearning! 2013 Awards

eFront

Epignosis, the global vendor of Enterprise, Cloud and Open Source learning management systems, has been shortlisted at this year’s Best of Elearning! For a third consecutive year, Epignosis has been named a finalist for the eFront LMS at the Best of Elearning! Magazine’s reader community and users of elearning products and services via an open-ended online ballot.

August Topic: Learning Management Systems

Bottom-Line Performance

As Jenn first told you in July , Lessons on Learning has a whole new format. This month, we’ll be focusing on Learning Management Systems. We’ll explore: Definition and features of an LMS. Differences between an LMS and an LCMS. Questions to ask when creating a course for the LMS. The future of learning management systems: Web 2.0 Learning Management Systems: The Basics. But do you know what a learning management system really is? Managing logistics of instructor-led training.

LMS market projected to triple by 2020, but why?

GeoTalent

[Post by Justin Hearn, President of GeoMetrix Data Systems Inc.]. magazine states the global market for learning management systems and talent management systems is projected to triple in size by 2020. Why is the LMS/TMS Market Tripling?” Expanding employee learning opportunities = 62 percent. 2. Improve performance management = 48.5

LMS, LCMS, Content Authoring: Exploring eLearning Tools

WBT Systems

There are a multitude of different tools available to instructional designers and eLearning developers, and it is important to consider which tools will help you to achieve the desired learning objectives and outcomes for your courses. Joe Ganci writes the Toolkit column for Learning Solutions Magazine , which reviews all the different tools available for creating eLearning content.

SCORM and xAPI LMS in a Learning Culture

The Peformance Improvement

A learning management system (LMS) is considered to be a necessary tool in most complex organizations today, especially those industries, like nuclear energy, airlines, and healthcare, where monitoring compliance with government-imposed training requirements is essential. And more importantly, an LMS does not tell us the impact of that learning on the organization.

How to Get the Greatest ROI from eLearning

TOPYX LMS

number of these company leaders are interested in investing in eLearning, or online learning. Technology – In order for online learning to take place, eLearning technology must be implemented. This means companies must choose some type of platform that fosters online learning. Different people need different things from their learning experiences. LMS & eLearning

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17 Awesome Resources on Micro Learning

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught. ”- Winston Churchill. THE JOURNEY: We, at Learnnovators, have been fascinated about micro learning or bite-sized learning. We have been doodling about the possibilities this learning technique offers while developing cost effective and powerful mobile performance support solutions.

Three Things to Know Before Designing Training for the iPad

Mindflash

Should e-learning be any different? As people get more used to using tablets and smart phones to read the news, watch videos, and otherwise consume content, it stands to reason that they will also want to complete training or otherwise engage in learning experiences using the same technology. Identify Your Audiences. Consider Designing Specifically for the iPad. But be careful.

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Break it down! (No it’s not Hammer Time! Yet)

eLearning 24-7

years,  I have seen firsthand what works, what doesn’t and what is really going on behind the scenes. I’ve also learned firsthand, how to make it work in any vertical and any industry. Learning Management Systems. Mobile learning platforms. Social learning platforms. Do I need an authoring tool if I have a LMS? If you want to track in a learning management system or learning platform that supports SCORM then you want it. What is this training management thing I’ve heard about? Learning 24/7.

Vote for The Best of ELearning 2011 Awards

eFront

Each year the Elearning Magazine allows professionals involved in the eLearning industry to nominate eLearning products and services. The end of the nomination period is in August 1st and The Best of Elearning Awards 2011 will be honored at the Enterprise Learning! Are you ready to help your favorite Learning Management System ? Lets make it happen! The Elearning!

The Next Generation LMS

CLO Magazine

See what Saba’s founder and CEO Bobby Yazdani has to say about the evolution of the LMS and how it needs to adapt to the changing business environment. As part of Chief Learning Officer magazine’s ongoing coverage of the Learning Technology Special Report, Saba’s founder and CEO Bobby Yazdani sat down to chat about the evolution of the LMS and how it needs to adapt to the changing business environment. Then the LMSes were also used to manage physical assets, resources, scheduling resources for the delivery of the ILT.

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TrainingPartner a Finalist in Best of Elearning! Awards

GeoTalent

Our LMS, TrainingPartner, is a finalist in the Best of Elearning! TrainingPartner, which is a component of our GeoTalent Talent Management System, was nominated in the LMS Enterprise category. “We’ve been developing the TrainingPartner product line since 1992 and have recently incorporated it into a larger Talent Management suite called GeoTalent.