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Where Have All the Learning Portals Gone?

CLO Magazine

Fifteen years ago, the learning field thought the learning portal was going to be a powerful tool to drive employee performance improvement. Now when I look around, it is hard to find the 2016 “All Star” learning portal. What happened to the magical learning portals of our dreams? If they do want a learning portal, they want it to be aligned to their needs and requirements.

Docebo Adds to 2016 Accolades with Ranking in List of Top 20 Learning Portals

Docebo

Docebo Adds to 2016 Accolades with Ranking in List of Top 20 Learning Portals. Docebo is thrilled to announce that we’ve managed to secure a spot in TrainingIndustry.com’s 2016 list of the Top 20 Learning Portal Companies. Learn more about one of the world’s leading learning portals. Docebo News & Updates Best Learning Portal 2016 ELEL Learning Management System

Why You Should Adopt Learning Portals For Employee Engagement

EI Design

Learning portals are a great fit for formal training, performance support, and social learning. Learning Portals: Why You Should Adopt Them To Boost Employee Engagement. Learning portals are repositories that have various learning resources ranging from online courses, assets for performance support , and other supporting learning aids. Learning portals achieve this and more.

Top 6 Corporate Learning Management Systems!

Your Training Edge

However, before corporate employers can reap the benefits of online training, they first have to select a Learning Management System (LMS). There are many such systems that are cloud-based, resulting in less storage and inventory problems. Some of the best Learning Management Systems have been detailed below: Wiziq. This software is not costly and is extremely simple to use.

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

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LMS – a Learning Portal that adapts to your Changing Needs

Paradiso

So you see, incorporation of learning management system has become critical for the success of educational institutes as well as companies and industries. For several years, learning management system has been pivotal in delivering courseware in schools and colleges. Rosters : A learning management system incorporates a digital roll call sheet that can track attendance of the class participants or the learners. Integrate further with software systems that manage talent. The best part? It truly gives you a competitive advantage over others. Hence, an LMS!

Top 5 eLearning Trends Happening Now

Association eLearning

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? What excites you?” These top 5 features are gaining popularity in 2016 and beyond. Gamification.

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Education learning management system trends

eLearning 24-7

Many in the education market are still in love with open source systems, such as Moodle. That is why there is an uptick in the number of commercial systems available in the education sector. This is one of the most shocking trends in the space – the significant lack of mobile learning in these systems. That said, this has become the norm in these systems. Trend 1.

What Do I Need in an LMS? I’m Looking to Market and Sell eLearning.

Association eLearning

This means you’ll need an ecommerce system built into your LMS. The Knowledge Direct LMS has an ecommerce system built in allowing credit card payments through Stripe credit card processing. 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. Now, how do you get started?

eLearning Portal Integration

Tony Karrer

Initially, the conversation was about having learning content appear on the enterprise portal. Many LMS vendors provide portlets, gadgets or widgets that allow for access of learning content (most often meaning courses and courseware) through the corporate portal. Assuming that your learning audience regularly visits the enterprise portal, then its great to be able to show employees upcoming learning events, training requirements, content that might be of interest, or other similar things. Previously it took users up to 15 clicks to go from system access to content launch.

Turbo Charge Scheduled Events in Your Learning Management System by Using Tags

Absorb LMS

To support such initiatives, the best learning management systems (LMS) are equally adept at managing scheduled instructor-led events as they are at managing self-paced learning. To maximize enrolment and attendance, it’s critical that learners be able to quickly find instructor-led sessions and other scheduled events in their learning portal.

Bridge the Skills-Gap with Competency Based Learning

Association eLearning

Dear Associations, I am trying to get into a skilled labor position at company X. I have some experience but there are new rules and regulations and I just can’t keep up. I could go back to school, but it’d be a huge burden to my family. What can I do? Sincerely, Your Potentially Great Tradesman. Dear Associations, Help! I’m under-qualified and in serious debt. How do I know? So, why bother?

The Content or the LMS? Which Comes First?

Association eLearning

Implementing an LMS can also take weeks or months, depending how you need the system configured. You need both. Without content the LMS is an empty cookie jar. It’s pretty looking but frustrating every time you open it. Then again, content without an intuitive platform for delivery is a treasure hunt, often without a treasure map to guide you. But wait, don’t order yet, there’s more.

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We’re on the Top Learning Portals Companies Watch List!

Growth Engineering

We’ve made an appearance in Training Industry’s Top Learning Portals Companies Watch List. Basically, what that means is that they think that we’re one of the best companies in the world to turn to when you need a learning portal, particularly if you’re looking to engage people and get results! It’s always such a joy to watch your children excel. Why are we on the list?

What’s the Difference Between an LMS and an LCMS? Hint: It’s Not Just the Letter “C”

Association eLearning

For example, you’ve likely seen Learning Management Systems (LMS) and Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) discussed on various websites and company pages. In short, with an LCMS you get all the features of an LMS plus the added benefits of a Content Management System (CMS). Remember, if a system offers content creation it’s an LCMS, even if the provider calls it an LMS.

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A step by step guide to set up your corporate training TalentLMS portal

TalentLMS

We have created this guide for all those HR & training managers out there who have been assigned the task of setting up their corporate training portal, whether that’s for compliance, onboarding or general on-the-job training. 2) Customizing your portal. Even for internal corporate training purposes, branding your portal is one of the most important tasks. Branches.

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. They want the process automated within the learning management system so that it’s scalable when the business takes off and they have tens of thousands of learners. Here’s how to support this business model using a learning management system.

Questions to Ask Client References Before Selecting Your LMS

Association eLearning

Once you have narrowed the list of vendors that seem to fit your needs, watched demos to see the Learning Management System functionality, and narrowed the field, then comes the reference checking. Is there an integration with an Association Management System? Are they comfortable using the functionality the system offers? Selecting an LMS can be a very involved process.

Top Open Source Learning Management Systems

Designing Digitally

There are many benefits involved with choosing an open source learning management system (lms) for your educational needs; starting with the ability to fully customize the software to your organization’s needs without having to purchase expensive licenses. With minimal risk involved, it is really hard to go wrong with any of the open source learning management systems listed below.

Getting Started with Online Member Education

Association eLearning

Contact a few Learning Management System (LMS) providers to determine which ones offer the features your association needs. 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. Yet, how much more could I have learned if I didn’t have to drive across town to take the course?

What every software company needs in a learning management system

LearnUpon

We understand what cloud-based software companies need from a learning management system – because we are a cloud-based software company! Because KeyedIn are experts in cloud-based software, they set the bar for a learning management system very high. Here’s what every great software company should demand from a learning management system. The KeyedIn story.

ASAE Annual Conference 2015

Association eLearning

We’ll be unveiling our newest version of the Knowledge Direct Learning Management System, Knowledge Direct 7 Beta, at the ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition. 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! Using mobile-first design and offering WCAG 2.0

Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) for Managing Course Assets

Tony Karrer

This seems to be backed up by The LCMS at a Crossroads : Our research has shown that content management needs vary widely from company to company, and some organizations are well served by some combination of social and collaboration platforms, portals, and the lightweight content management functionalities now common to rapid development tools. In fact, because content management is now so ubiquitous in almost all social networking systems (including Microsoft SharePoint), many companies are finding ways to leverage these tools to help aid content development. Sound familiar?

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Why Salesforce LMS Integration could be the future of your learning management system.

Paradiso

This, at least, is a very simple explanation of what an LMS can do for you and is what a basic, non-customized learning management system, such as Moodle, performs. Integrations give your LMS the ability to work alongside and support programs and systems that your company uses on a daily basis and that, on the face of it, have nothing to do with training. Salesforce LMS Explained.

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Extended Enterprise Systems – Halloween Edition

eLearning 24-7

That is how I felt after looking at these extended enterprise systems. Thankfully, there are extended enterprise systems that are truly hitting the mark. The premise of these systems is really quite simple, but as you are about to see, what seems easy or “has character” in reality, is far from it. EE systems should have. Multi-tenet or multi-portal, some call them multiple portals. Main system (portal or parent) can push out material, courses, etc. to the sub portals or children. Now look at the EE system you own.

What is WCAG 2.0 and Why Does it Matter?

Association eLearning

WCAG 2.0 stands for Web Content Accessibility Guidelines. Similar to Section 508, WCAG is the international standard for accessibility in web content created by The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). WCAG offers similar guidance, as well as techniques for building web content that is accessible for people with disabilities. Provides alternatives for time-based media. Separates content from style.

The Benefits of SaaS: Hosted LMS

Association eLearning

An ability to focus on the organization’s core business, instead of spending resources to support yet another system. Need to know more about Software as a Service (SaaS) Cloud Learning Management Systems (LMS)? SaaS stands for Software as a Service. It means software that is hosted on the provider’s servers instead of servers in-house. How does it work? What are the benefits?

Why an Open Source LMS Isn’t Always the Best Option

Association eLearning

You’re shopping for an LMS and behold FREE OPEN SOURCE LMS pops up. you say excitedly. Yes, indeed. Free and open source. Well hold the phone because if it sounds too good to be true, it’s because open source isn’t all it claims to be. Yes, it sounds like a good idea, but if you own a business or run an association, you might want to think twice about open source. What does open source mean?

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. They want the process automated within the learning management system so that it’s scalable when the business takes off and they have tens of thousands of learners. Here’s how to support this business model using a learning management system.

5-Step Planning for Your Next Learning Portal

Kineo

So you need a Learning Management System. The era of using an LMS as a learning portal is here, and so even though the prospect of a new LMS is definitely exciting, making sure your new system can meet modern needs is the key to guaranteeing that you’ll enjoy your new purchase long after you’ve taken it off the lot. Or you have one, but secretly conspire its demise.

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5-Step Planning for Your Next Learning Portal

Kineo

So you need a Learning Management System. The era of using an LMS as a learning portal is here, and so even though the prospect of a new LMS is definitely exciting, making sure your new system can meet modern needs is the key to guaranteeing that you’ll enjoy your new purchase long after you’ve taken it off the lot. Or you have one, but secretly conspire its demise.

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Using a Learning Management System as a Communication Platform

Absorb LMS

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.

DMA Professional Development Portal

Association eLearning

Download the DMA Association Learning Management System Case Study as a PDF. 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. Learn more about the Knowledge Direct Learning Management System. THE SOLUTION.

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State of the LMS 2012

eLearning 24-7

For the past month, I have been conducting a survey on learning platforms and specifically learning management systems. . Too many vendors are focusing on talent/performance management as the next feature/component in their systems. Back in the early 2000′s, LMSs often had content mgt features built within their system, but called themselves learning management systems.

Go Mobile or Go Home

Association eLearning

According to Statista.com , “As of 2013, worldwide mobile phone internet user penetration was 73.4%. In 2017, figures suggest that more than 90% of internet users will access online content through their phones.” While many organizations struggle to choose an LMS, then race to assemble eLearning courses so learners can take training and CE courses online, few have mastered the mobile revolution.

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Making the best use of the Learning Management System

Learning Wire

The Learning Management System (LMS) is a software application/platform for the administration, documentation, tracking, reporting and delivery of training courses. When properly set up and used, the system controls every part of learning course. Opting for a ‘big bang’ strategy, where the rollout involves the entire staff from a given date, can be very beneficial in a highly centralized organization whose local HR teams are used to supporting staff and passing on the benefits of any new systems that are put in place. Setting up the LMS: Learning Made Simple! section.