Video Learning Platforms
MARCH 7, 2013
2013 - LMSs are not the only learning system in town. The new kids of the block (please no jokes here) are Video Learning Platforms. While a video learning platform might have multiple products at the end of the day it is built upon two key components (which they all have in some form). – this is the backbone of the platform. Flashback. VHS still dominates. 2012).
How Performance Support Platforms Increase IT System Proficiencies
WalkMe Training Station
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
He discusses how to successfully integrate formal and informal learning using a performance support (PS) platform. PS platforms are an up-and-coming learning tool, where users learn-by-doing with a computer program that “holds their hands” and guides them through complex processes, as would a mentor or coacher. This approach is very effective at building IT system competencies.
Learning Management Systems: Why You Need One
APRIL 20, 2016
A Learning Management System (LMS) is a platform that enables the storage and delivery of learning content for the purpose of training and educating employees. But before you decide to jump into the LMS search, it’s important to identify why you need this system in the first place. The post Learning Management Systems: Why You Need One appeared first on eLearning Brothers.
Cloud Based eLearning Platforms: 10 Advantages eLearning Professionals Need To Know
NOVEMBER 26, 2015
Lack of data security, unreliable access, and the absence of IT support resources are just some of the myths surrounding cloud based eLearning platforms and some of the issues that prevent upper management from signing off on a cloud eLearning platform for your organization. Who wants to waste valuable resources on installing an eLearning platform solution? It’s a simple fact.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
While the mainstream social media platforms can provide opportunities for. A course is a bit like an interlocking system –. Seven Simple Secrets to. Off-the-Shelf Course Success. By Megan Torrance, CEO TorranceLearning. Off-the-shelf (OTS) courseware is a growing market attracting both customers and venture. capital. creating yet another course or scheduling yet another workshop.
Could an Open Learning Platform Work for Your Company?
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
Enter open learning platforms. Editor’s note: The author works for a learning platform company.] Rather than focusing solely on individual development, like traditional learning management systems do, open platforms allow CLOs to create a collaborative environment that involves employees, as well as current and prospective customers.
5 MOOC Building Platforms
MAY 27, 2013
This platform contains software and instructions for presenting your materials. They even have a badges system. Now that MOOCs are hitting the scene, everyone wants to jump on board! Granted, some want to get into the game in the hopes of making a quick dollar (somehow?), but others genuinely want to know how they can create their own MOOC for educational purposes. Well, you have options! More providers are likely to spring up as we will only cover five potential options. As the entire MOOC industry evolves, expect to see more options at your disposal for this kind of thing.
Elearning platforms meeting PENS standard makes online training easier
JUNE 9, 2016
Publishing course content to a learning management system ( LMS ) is often time consuming, causing frustration to course authors. Having an LMS that meets the Package Exchange Notification System ( PENS ) standard , coupled with an authoring tool, will save course authors time and ibuprofen. In its next update, the Docebo LMS will support the PENS standard. Source: [link].
Leveraging Mobile Learning Platforms As Performance Support Systems
FEBRUARY 4, 2011
This post specifically talks about how a Mobile Learning Platform can be used as an effective Performance Support System. What is a ‘Performance Support System’? A ‘Performance Support System’ or PSS refers to any system that improves worker productivity by providing on-the-job access to integrated information, advice and learning experiences. Upside2Go: ?
Looking at a Gamified LMS Platform
MAY 15, 2014
The name of the product is the Academy Platform LMS. There is an unruly mass of deadly dull eLearning platforms out there; Learning Management Systems designed with the base level of functionality in mind. The platform was built with gamification elements from the ground up so it has a Juliette system with points and everything native to the application.
Top Ten Learning Management Systems – July Rankings
JULY 16, 2013
the system itself has a lot to offer. I see it as a platform that could easily be for 1,500 and up users, although it may sit better at 5,000+. The system has come a long way – and that is a good thing, with a nice UI and components including mobile learning. Still this is a very nice system and one that I had fun in playing around. As such, this feature is solid.
In Pursuit of The RIGHT Learning Management System (LMS) for Today’s Workplaces
JUNE 20, 2014
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). No doubt these systems will be re-christened to a new name to reflect the transformation.
And in this corner: LMS and in the other corner – Learning Platform
JUNE 20, 2015
I have spent the last year and a half, looking to see if there were any differences between a LMS and a learning platform. Was there anything or things that really set them apart, to such a degree that one could say, “that is a LMS” and another say, “that is a learning platform” Before you go, oh, yeah well the modern ones are learning platforms and the “traditional” is LMS, I’d like to remind you, with no disrespect intended, that thinking is erroneous at best. Learning platforms are non-traditional. It’s time. Myths.
Why Companies Love Hosted Learning Management Systems
NOVEMBER 25, 2015
An article written in 2014 by Forbes contributor Josh Bersin states, “We just released our newest research on the corporate Learning Management Systems market and the numbers are astounding. These statistics prove that social learning management systems (LMSs) are doing a heck of a job meeting the needs of consumers. make these eLearning systems desirable. Jeffrey A. topyx.com.
Top 5 Benefits of Using a Learning Management System
DECEMBER 29, 2014
Learning management systems are web-based or software applications that allow companies and educational institutions to deliver content and resources to their learners and manage their delivery. These systems often provide easy ways for instructors to create and deliver their content while simultaneously monitoring participation and assessing performance. Benefit #4: Easy Upgrades.
The Academy LMS is the #2 Learning Platform for 2017!
FEBRUARY 7, 2017
Our Academy LMS has just been named the #2 learning management system for 2017! After reviewing over 600 learning platforms to compile his annual report, our pride and joy has stood out, being dubbed ‘by far one of the coolest systems on the market.’. We’re working on a brand new microlearning platform that’s going to change the way people think about mobile learning.
20 Most Popular Learning Management Systems [INFOGRAPHIC]
JANUARY 20, 2013
In recent years, one thing has become abundantly clear: the learning management system market is growing by leaps and bounds. Well, times have changed (for the better… except for Blackboard) in that there are plenty of new accessible options available, and for multiple different software platforms (for example, the upcoming LearnDash WordPress LMS plugin). 2012 Capterra, Inc.
Why so many companies want to replace their online training platform
MAY 31, 2016
The Brandon Hall Group has been researching learning technologies for years and, in a new study, the analyst firm found businesses are searching for replacement learning management systems (LMS) due to low satisfaction rates among themselves and their users. This is a significant problem when only 5% say they are very satisfied with the discussion functionality of their current platform.
Top 20 Learning Management Systems 2013-14
FEBRUARY 17, 2014
Moodle - Whether you like it or not, the system still reigns supreme for free open source. With over 580 systems on the market, identifying the top systems are no easy task. The market is continuing to grow – with more systems – in the first two weeks of Feb. – another five systems debuted. A factor clearly is an increase in platforms and capabilities. Modern UI is showing up more and more in systems, which is a big plus for me. 20 SumTotal - Love the new UI, but the system still needs a few tweaks here and there.
Top 15 Learning Management Systems mid-year 2014
AUGUST 8, 2014
They forget to realize that a learning system, learning platform are just semantics – as noted before. You can have a modern learning system that is really crummy, just as you can have with a LMS. Equally you have can an awesome LMS all modern and feature rich, just as you can with some learning systems. I especially have a slight peeve when hearing how you should not buy a commercial system, rather build it yourself – because you know it gives you more control and you can do more with it than a commercial platform. I love to travel.
Why we need Learning Management Systems
AUGUST 3, 2016
Why We Need Learning Management Systems. As to not shroud this document with bias, I have taken the liberty of pulling the dictionary.com definition of a Learning Management System, which appears below: noun. However, we’ll take this time to outline the systems and their importance, in a manner that represents something more than simply what it is. Abbreviation: LMS.
Bottom-Line Performance Wins Three 2014 Brandon Hall Awards for its Knowledge Guru Platform
DECEMBER 16, 2014
Bottom-Line Performance won two Brandon Hall Excellence in Technology gold awards for its Knowledge Guru Game-Based Learning Platform. The other award, gold for Best Advance in Sales Training Online Application , recognized BLP and Cisco Systems, Inc. for Cisco’s use of the Knowledge Guru platform. ABOUT CISCO SYSTEMS, INC. ABOUT BOTTOM-LINE PERFORMANCE, INC. The secret?
The Ultimate Benefit of Learning Management Systems
OCTOBER 25, 2016
The Ultimate Benefit of Learning Management Systems. The Benefits of a Learning Management System (LMS) are quite wide and can contain everything from basic functionality to cool recently implemented features. Then quiz, test, and survey about any type of learning a user may encounter within the system. Platform for Change. LMS eLL learning management system
Why is a Social Learning platform important for business?
OCTOBER 6, 2015
The applications of a social learning platform on training have been known for sometime, but the idea of a social learning management system is relatively new. A social learning platform isn’t really anything new – similar models have been used for years. More importantly, a social learning platform facilitates a connection to ideas. Observe, repeat, perfect.
Measuring user engagement on your Learning Management System
NOVEMBER 9, 2016
Any decent learning management system has a robust reporting suite. The reporting on a learning platform is usually concerned with: tracking how long people spend training. None of this says anything about how engaged the user is by the learning management system! The reporting suite should give some indication on their reaction to the system. Notice anything? and. “My
The Top 5 Free Learning Management Platforms
FEBRUARY 7, 2017
To deal with financial constraints, several companies are opting for free learning software, and these include Learning Management Systems (LMSs). Most developers of free learning management platforms offer their products free of charge to companies who don’t use these platforms to sell courses. What are your experiences with these learning platforms? Jim is in a fix.
Using a Learning Management System as a Communication Platform
AUGUST 21, 2012
If you have administrative access to a learning management system (LMS) that contains the ability to send custom messages to learners, you have at your fingertips a powerful communication tool. The process is simple: Identify and select the appropriate recipients within the system. Creating personalized e-mail messages is an even greater challenge to most people. Compose the message.
8 Advantages of a Learning Management System
SEPTEMBER 26, 2014
Though learning management systems are becoming very common as organisations are accepting the need for continuous learning , there are still a lot of organisations out there who are reluctant to shed their traditional training programs and overhaul their employee development strategies. Sounds too far-fetched? Engaged Learning. Leveraging Technology . Geographically Independent Learning.
Successful Learning Management System Implementation eBook
NOVEMBER 22, 2016
Recently, eLearning Industry invited WBT Systems to contribute to the publication of a free eBook which addresses one of the biggest concerns faced by organizations – the complexity and difficulty of Learning Management System implementation. A new LMS implementation or migration to a new system can be quite disruptive to an organization. What types?
How to Use a Learning Management System for Performance Support
DECEMBER 6, 2012
Electronic performance support support systems (EPSS) were the rage. A learning management system (LMS) can be used as a performance support platform if it can quickly provide access to the small bits of content required to performing a task. Contact your vendor for details on how to deep link within your platform. Intuitive design became a higher priority.
WordPress Learning Management Systems Are Growing Up
APRIL 16, 2015
If you could rewind the internet back to January 2012, you wouldn’t find much on WordPress learning management systems. Having experience with systems across a large variety of platforms, I wondered if such a system existed for WordPress (a software I enjoyed using in my spare time). learning management system lms WordPress wordpress lms
Learning Management Systems for Associations: The Essentials
FEBRUARY 7, 2017
What are the essential functions of a Learning Management System for Associations? With so many options out there, and every vendor keen to advertise their platform with the latest bells and whistles or the ”prettiest” interface, how do you make sure that your LMS performs the way your organization needs it to? Integration with other Software Systems.
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. Delivering learning content on the Mobile Learning Management System: Not only supplementary material, but entire learning courses can be delivered directly to the learners on their personal handheld devices.
New to Docebo LMS: 9 ways to supercharge your online training platform
JUNE 20, 2016
9 New ways to supercharge your online training platform with Docebo 6.9. the latest version of the online training platform and our biggest update ever. improves upon functionalities our clients are familiar with, while adding a host of brand new applications and features exclusive to the Docebo learning management system (LMS). Docebo 6.9 available now on demand. Docebo 6.9
Introducing Inkling for Enterprise: The World’s Only All-in-One Enterprise Content Platform
JANUARY 26, 2016
Our all-in-one enterprise content platform delivers knowledge at the point of need, powering the delivery, creation, and measurement of an organization’s most mission-critical business documents. Inkling unveils its all-in-one enterprise content platform, Inkling for Enterprise. January 27, 2016 – Inkling today unveiled its all-in-one enterprise content platform, Inkling for Enterprise, a new way for businesses to reach both internal and external audiences with dynamic, engaging content on mobile devices and PCs. SAN FRANCISCO, CA., About Inkling. 415-975-4543.
TOPYX Learning Management System Makes The Inc. 5000 List For Third Consecutive Year
AUGUST 17, 2016
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. Interactyx is the developer of TOPYX ® , a leading learning management system (LMS) software. TOPYX is an award-winning, full-featured software-as-a-service (SaaS) online learning platform that engages learners by providing a collaborative learning environment for growing businesses, associations, nonprofit organizations and eCommerce needs of any size throughout the world. magazine’s Inc. For 35 years, Inc. Novas.