Cross-platform LMS Integration Strategies
JULY 8, 2014
Implementing SSO on mixed platforms has become straightforward over the last few years, leveraging the capabilities of ActiveDirectory and LDAP. Even with cloud vendors, achieving a seamless login experience can be made straightforward through the use of authentication portals that use web service APIs or OpenID. is safer. Single sign-on. Systems of record.
A Complete Training Portal for Multi-device Mobile Learners
DECEMBER 6, 2016
Early training portal technologies were training-centric where learners had to configure their systems according to the training format and therefore, it was difficult and expensive to deliver training in various formats. Your training portal should be accessible on all these browsers. All these factors need to be considered to ensure the training portal works on all of them.
LMS – a Learning Portal that adapts to your Changing Needs
DECEMBER 10, 2015
Better – With tighter LMS integration with the collaborative platforms in software and messaging frameworks. The post LMS – a Learning Portal that adapts to your Changing Needs appeared first on eLearning Experts. LMS is the new wave brought about in the world of e-learning that focuses on efficient use of learning resources. It helps both, academic institutes and companies, in conducting student or employee training cost-effectively in their organizations. The best part? It truly gives you a competitive advantage over others. What is LMS and who can Benefit from it?
Mobile Devices in Learning: Utilizing the Ubiquitous Platform for Corporate Learning
JULY 9, 2015
One of the many strengths of the mobile platform is that it really is the primary portal for social communication for many professionals, who are always connected on the social media. Mobile Devices are an indispensable part of our people’s life – both at work and home. Most corporate learners are open to the idea of self-paced online learning. contact-form-7]. m-Learning
Top 5 eLearning Trends Happening Now
MARCH 17, 2016
All LMS providers will be expected to provide a mobile responsive platform this year. I recently attended the Training 2016 Conference and Expo as an exhibitor. I was able to talk with many training and development representatives from a wide variety of organizations about their LMS needs. During these discussions I asked, “what aspects or features are you looking for in an LMS?
State of the LMS 2012
FEBRUARY 15, 2012
For the past month, I have been conducting a survey on learning platforms and specifically learning management systems. . Do you have a LMS/LCMS/Learning Platform. Consumers also made the same request on the learning platform side too. Just yesterday, a product called Inkling Habitat launched a collaborative cloud based publishing platform (its actually in early adopter stage).
Using a Learning Management System as a Communication Platform
AUGUST 21, 2012
Decide whether you want to send them an e-mail or, if your LMS supports it, a message to their learning portal user interface. In most organizations, communicating with large numbers of employees isn’t easy unless you’re part of some privileged inner circle. Creating personalized e-mail messages is an even greater challenge to most people. Compose the message.
What Do I Need in an LMS? I’m Looking to Market and Sell eLearning.
MARCH 1, 2017
Keep that brand recognition going on all platforms your learners use including your LMS with the ability to brand your portal. Let’s say you’re an association. You want to start delivering online courses for certification and credentialing for your members. You’ve heard this increases memberships and brings in non-dues revenue. Now, how do you get started? You know you need an LMS.
Tear down this wall! Seek, Sense, Share
JANUARY 16, 2016
Origin Learning Solutions has built an innovative platform Konnect , which has analytics as its core. Therefore, it would be right to say that learning by using the Konnect social platform is measurable ! One can re-visit a topic from the posts hosted on the platform. Independent portal tracking (especially efficient for intranet). It was the year 1987.
The Content or the LMS? Which Comes First?
APRIL 16, 2015
Then again, content without an intuitive platform for delivery is a treasure hunt, often without a treasure map to guide you. You need both. Without content the LMS is an empty cookie jar. It’s pretty looking but frustrating every time you open it. But wait, don’t order yet, there’s more. What can I offer that is both relevant and unique? The end result of the original question? Tweet This!
Benefits of moving your online learning platform to the Cloud
AUGUST 29, 2016
And, more specifically, is moving your online learning platform to the Cloud a good idea? If you are one of those businesses, the question is not whether you should invest in an eLearning platform and/or the Cloud, but rather: why did it take you so long? TalentLMS , for example, is just there, available and working 24/7, waiting for you to open your eLearning portal account.
DMA Professional Development Portal
MARCH 4, 2014
In order to better serve this audience and remain competitive, DMA set out to replace their existing online Learning Management System (LMS) with a more flexible and easy-to-use platform their learners would enjoy. Download the DMA Association Learning Management System Case Study as a PDF. DMA is an advocate for industry standards for responsible marketing, both online and offline.
Questions to Ask Client References Before Selecting Your LMS
JANUARY 29, 2015
Is that integration the same platform and version you are using? Selecting an LMS can be a very involved process. First you have to understand the requirements of multiple stakeholders. What do the users need? What does the administrator need? What kind of reporting is required to monitor content use? Here are some things to consider when looking at client references: 1. Knowledgeable?
Find out if social learning chemistry works for you!
MARCH 15, 2016
Which brings us to the question as to the start of how to craft, design, and lay the foundation of using the social media platform as an effective engagement tool in the sphere of learning? Be it to launch initiatives or trying to make things work, this is a technology platform that has thrown open the doors wide to experiment , explore, and measure the outcomes. Why do we say so?
What’s the Difference Between an LMS and an LCMS? Hint: It’s Not Just the Letter “C”
DECEMBER 3, 2014
In short, it’s the learning delivery platform. It can be difficult to understand eLearning terms when they’re used interchangeably. Which is which and how do you know when to use them? For example, you’ve likely seen Learning Management Systems (LMS) and Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) discussed on various websites and company pages. It sounds like they’re the same thing, right?
E-Learning End Users Have Spoken – time for the industry to listen
JUNE 10, 2011
Learning Platforms & Emerging Technology. Again, in an upcoming presentation and blog, online gaming will be explored, data from respondents show they are seeking this feature in learning platforms. AR offers amazing capabilities in e-learning, not just courses, but from a LMS/LCMS/learning platform as a whole. Forget about virtual worlds, AR shows the greatest ability to turn a platform into a amazing experience for end users. Question: Which of the following would you use in a learning platform (LMS/LCMS/Social Learning or Mobile Learning)? Tablets.
Getting Started with Online Member Education
FEBRUARY 12, 2015
Have the finalists provide you with a demo and, if possible, a free trial so that you can answer the board’s questions about the platform with confidence. Way back when I was just a marketing minion working in development at a nonprofit, I used to attend workshops and classes that would help me learn more about my industry. In short, associations, I was your target audience. What’s Next?
Saffron Interactive to create experiential elearning platform and marketplace for leading Danish business school
NOVEMBER 5, 2014
Saffron Interactive, recently named on Training Industry’s Top 20 Learning Portals Watch List, has been selected by International Business College (IBC) to realise its vision for a learning experience network.
Why an Open Source LMS Isn’t Always the Best Option
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
If it’s free, it may be because it’s an over-simplified bare bones LMS, counting on you to customize and make the platform what it should be. Or, you can choose an LMS provider with a reputation for quality that has already created a fully functioning robust platform that can still be customized to be everything you want and more. you say excitedly. Yes, indeed. Free and open source.
Create A Social Learning Culture With Origin Konnect
DECEMBER 24, 2014
Konnect- true to its name, Origin Konnect is a next generation social learning platform that helps organizations develop a training and development culture that literally “connects” employees as they learn. This social learning platform serves as a single portal for learning, sharing and collaboration which can be accessed from any device- smartphone, PC or tablet. The results?
Using social media for eLearning (a look at the top 6 social platforms)
JUNE 3, 2015
It makes sense then to want to use those powerful and hugely popular platforms for things besides posting cat videos or catching up with Alex from high school. On the other hand, the 140-character limit makes Twitter a handy platform for micro-learning. Besides using Twitter for eLearning delivery, you can also use it as a supplementary tool for your main eLearning platform.
ASAE Annual Conference 2015
JULY 30, 2015
compliance, social learning, and scalability, we’ve completely redesigned the LMS, creating a platform that offers transformative learning experiences for Everyone – Anywhere, Anytime. With less than 2 weeks remaining until the year’s most highly anticipated gathering of association and nonprofit professionals, Digitec Interactive has some exciting news! Share this on Facebook.
Go Mobile or Go Home
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
They also believe that the mobile platform provides a natural environment for gamification, which has gained popularity recently among online education providers. With regard to delivering your online learning in a mobile responsive format, find an LMS provider that offers a mobile responsive or mobile first platform. Yet, learners are expecting access to content via mobile devices.
IAR Professional Development Portal
MARCH 5, 2014
IAR knew that they would need an online course delivery and credentialing system that would enable them to not only integrate with their Association Management System (AMS), iMIS, but also enable them to create individually branded and segmented learning portals for each of the brokerage firms who would help them market and sell their courses statewide. But that was the easy part.
CASE Professional Development Portal
MARCH 5, 2014
CASE sought a platform which would facilitate access to and delivery of: • self-paced eLearning, • extended and facilitated online courses, • online study groups, • recorded convention and conference sessions, • live and recorded Webinars, • blended courses that combine place-based activities with online activities, and. THE SOLUTION. THE RESULT. Share this on Facebook. Tweet This!
LMS State of Affairs
AUGUST 1, 2014
Learning Platforms. I don’t care if you call your solution a learning system, learning platform, something that is so strange that people go “what?” A LMS, learning system, learning platform, whatever term is infrastructure. A learning community or hub or portal. The same applies to a learning system or learning platform. Assuming that a learning system or platform is some advanced solution that is better or more modern that a LMS, is nonsensical. with other platforms (besides those above) doesn’t help. 620 and counting.
FEBRUARY 17, 2010
You want to provide a platform for this knowledge to be shared, discussed, and build upon. I hear it all the time: I ask “are you using portals? And BTW, I’m treating wikis and portals somewhat interchangably here, as wikis can be portals, but portals are another way of users providing resources to each other, and I see technology support for communities of practice to include both the capabilities of collaborative editing of resources (wikis) and storing other relevant materials (portals). Hundreds? Bad usability.
CAS eLearning Portal for CME
FEBRUARY 18, 2013
However, CAS found its current online learning platform difficult to maintain and use. There were also many time-consuming, manual processes, including manual verification of non-members and double login to the education portal from CAS’s website. The multi-lingual platform provides CAS’s English and French speaking members, as well as non-members, with improved access to CPD modules.
It’s Demo Time
OCTOBER 9, 2011
You want to see a learning platform, but you don’t want to access the trial, first or perhaps you can’t. Regardless of the learning platform, most vendors want to know a few tidbits about you and what you are seeking before you see the product (i.e. I state up front my experience with e-learning and LMSs: many salespeople are following a “script”, they often communicate to the person, under the assumption that the person is “new” to e-learning and learning platforms. If you are new to e-learning and learning platforms, tell them up front.
ICAAP eLearning Portal for CME
FEBRUARY 18, 2013
Digitec’s Knowledge Direct® Med platform proved to be the perfect eLearning solution for ICAAP. With the portal and web-based courses in place, physicians are now able to earn CME credit and MOC Part IV credits through the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP). Download the ICAAP Medical Learning Management System Case Study as a PDF. THE SOLUTION. THE RESULT. Share this on Facebook.
Online Courses Are Golden: Can an LMS Help Your Business Cash In?
MARCH 10, 2017
LMS platforms with ecommerce capabilities typically meet these requirements because the feature set is similar to those in standard online storefronts. Integration with Salesforce.com or other customer relationship management (CRM) platform. The most sophisticated ecommerce-enabled LMS platforms recognize this need and respond with appropriate capabilities. Conclusion.
This is not (fill in the blank)
JUNE 11, 2012
The key is online/offline synch since this truly offers the person on the go to take courses or assessments offline and then when they have access to an internet connection, a synching occurs pulling the data from the device back into the learning platform. After all, you are looking at a pipe, therefore a contradiction has taken place. If you are seeing a pipe, it therefore must be a pipe?
Inc.: 6 Learning Platforms to Get You Ahead in Business
OCTOBER 4, 2016
article, 6 Learning Platforms to Get You Ahead in Business. Fortunately, the internet makes it easy for a professional to access training from the comfort of home or the office… Through the use of learning platforms, businesses can equip their employees to become more productive and happy. Here are six learning platforms that can help your business get started. TOPYX.
What’s hurting the LMS market
JULY 27, 2011
While this is a great concept for party decorations, it is not for a learning platform. Illogical – I often see systems that add features that seem as though they tossed a bunch of ideas on a wall and whatever stuck up there, went into their platform. The learning management and learning platform markets are growing, in terms of sales and customer base, but it could be bigger. Craig Weiss e-learning e-learning vendors elearning elearning 24/7 learning portal LMS craig weiss E-Learning 24/7 learning management systemsThe LMS market is strong. The Negatives.