Thoughts on Learning Design Strategy
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
At the DevLearn conference, I ran a Morning Buzz on Learning Design Strategy. I started with a set of questions to address, so I’ll go through their comments in roughly that order (though we didn’t exactly follow this structure): What is learning design strategy? These are all elements that indeed contribute to strategy. design strategyAll are real problems.
Successful Online Employee Onboarding Strategies
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
The post Successful Online Employee Onboarding Strategies appeared first on TalentLMS Blog. Do you remember your first job? The young age and the foreign surroundings. No comfort around you. No familiar faces. No information on what would happen next? Unpredictable and unknown. That’s right, most of us remember our first day at work with the “fear of the unknown”. And much more.
Game Element: Strategy
JULY 28, 2014
Strategy games are a popular type of games that require players to outwit and outmaneuver fellow players through careful decision making, planning several moves ahead and attempting to predict outcomes and consequences of both their moves and their opponent’s moves. Perhaps one of the best known strategy games is Chess. A great strategy game. Stratego. Civilization V game play.
Learning Strategy Issues
DECEMBER 7, 2016
It first takes an awareness of the problems (my old line: “L&D isn’t doing near what it could and should, and what it is doing it is doing badly, other than that things are fine” :), and then a strategy to move forward. The strategy depends on where the organization is to begin with, but there are systematic principles to guide progress. The post Learning Strategy Issues appeared first on Learnlets. meta-learning strategyThe other thing that I was involved in at Online Educa in Berlin was a session on The Flexible Worker.
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
Connecting Learning and Development to Business Strategy
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
In each case, these leaders have aligned their efforts with the business strategies of their organizations. Using the words of L&D leaders, this video demonstrates how learning and development impacts business strategy in leading organizations. The post Connecting Learning and Development to Business Strategy appeared first on JPL Learning Solutions. Meg Petersen, IBM.
Top down or bottom up strategy?
MARCH 21, 2017
In a recent discussion around HR strategy, the question arose about where to start. This was buttressed by a post pointed out to me by my ITA colleagues that was arguing a good design strategy was to find out what people needed. The post Top down or bottom up strategy? strategy technologyThat is, if you’ve bought into moving into the digital age, where do you begin. But then they got serious, and responded that you shouldn’t be reactive to people’s stated needs, and you needed data to identify what problems are crucial. But not a sufficient one.
10 Strategies for Impactful Instruction
JANUARY 28, 2016
Whether you’re administering elearning or live classroom training the end-goal is often the same. At the end of the course you want the participants to leave with new information. Not only that, you want them to apply this information. The interesting this is that the majority of the time the success of a course (be it online or in-person) is hardly the result of the content.
Show Me the Money — and the Strategy
JANUARY 27, 2017
Spending priorities appear to be greatest in strategy, technology and content. While some CLOs will see increased budgets, almost all will focus on improved outcomes and continue efforts to link learning and business strategy. Learning strategy: The distance between learning strategies and organizational success is narrowing. Homepage Top Story - Left Column Strategy
[Study] The Anatomy of a Training Course
Their findings can serve as a benchmark as you build out your own strategy. Want to create the perfect training course? The experts from Skilljar analyzed content creation trends within the training space. Click to download
How Gamifying Work Can Improve Overall Strategy
JUNE 23, 2016
A strong workforce, a good product, a smart marketing strategy, good leadership - all of these factors need to fit together seamlessly to form a proper company machine. For these to come about, there is nothing more important than strategy. In order to help a company to thrive, there are a lot of elements that must work together. Gamification
Culture Before Strategy
SEPTEMBER 9, 2015
In an insightful article, Ken Majer (full disclosure, a boss of mine many years ago) has written about the need to have the right culture before executing strategy. social strategyAnd this strikes me as a valuable contribution to thinking about effective change in the transformation of L&D in the Revolution. I have argued that you can get some benefits from the Revolution without having an optimized culture, but you’re not going to tap into the full potential. If it’s not safe to Show Your Work , you can’t capitalize on the benefits. And you should.
Part 7: Managing Virtual Classroom Strategy Implementation Challenges
AUGUST 18, 2016
To achieve the greatest understanding of virtual classroom strategy implementation challenges, begin with my first blog post, Redesigning Content for the Virtual Classroom. Virtual Classroom Implementation Strategy Challenge: Prepare Learners. During this process, we discovered seven specific areas that we needed to address to facilitate this transition.
Using eLearning Games as an eLearning Strategy
MAY 11, 2015
When I hear the word strategy, I think of people sitting around a long table, in a large conference room, with a whiteboard full of scribbles, arrows, and numbers. Looking for a way to avoid boredom when you build your eLearning strategy? We can think of (at least) five reasons why you should use eLearning games as a strategy: Creativity. Guest blog post by Liz Sheffield.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
and development firm offering clients a wide variety of services from strategy to. 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. OTS courseware relieves overburdened trainers and human resource managers of. of learners. busy trainers? You’re.
7 Strategies to Facilitate "Working Out Loud"
MAY 25, 2015
I spent the greater part of the weekend mulling over the practice of working out loud , what makes some folks adopt the habit with ease while others struggle, and what could be some of the possible enabling factors that support working out loud. The more I thought about it, the more it seemed to me that it is one of the fundamental blocks of building a community of practice. Their inbox is deleted.
What Is Your Digital Learning Strategy?
FEBRUARY 1, 2017
Phil Antonelli is director of business strategy and innovation at Conduent Learning Services. According to Spherion Staffing’s 2016 Emerging Workforce Study , as many as 45 percent of employees said their current internal training offerings are not relevant to their daily responsibilities. That’s not good. Supporting employees when and where they need it requires U.S. Be Where Gen C Is.
4-Step Flipped Classroom Strategy
NOVEMBER 26, 2013
The flipped classroom approach within education is only becoming more popular among educators in both K-12 and higher-ed environments. That said, not everyone is familiar with how to go about flipping their classroom (even on a trial basis). There is an abundance of resources, some more in-depth than others, providing guidance on how to use the flipped classroom model. Step 2: Utilize Technology.
Getting Started with Content Strategy
NOVEMBER 4, 2014
Content Wrangling Workflow, like a periodic table of content strategy activities. We presented a session on content strategy called Content Wrangling: Applying Content Strategy & Information Architecture. Since Megan presented on content strategy in January , we’ve learned a whole lot with more opportunities to put our ideas into practice.
Customer Training Completion Rates
We crunched the numbers to help you set goals for course completion and build your content strategy. 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
Micro-Learning as a Workplace Learning Strategy
APRIL 27, 2015
It is critical not only understand the drivers behind this sudden surge but also how it can be implemented in workplace learning strategy. Organizations, in a bid to make learning accessible and digestible, are trying to include micro-learning as a part of their workplace learning design strategy. Feedback discussions can be a part of an organization’s micro-learning strategy.
Creating an e-learning strategy that works
APRIL 21, 2015
Rather, it should be developing an e-learning strategy. An e-learning strategy can be and should be used in whatever industry or market. Need a strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. Strategy. What constitutes a strategy? If you look on the internet, a strategy is a very long and extensive document with specific headers for whatever type it might be (marketing for example) and always seems to require a lot of pages, even if you use a template. Right there, you devised a strategy. Education?
Designing An Effective Elearning Content Strategy
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
Content strategy is the plan which outlines what form of content will be made available to learners in what form. Designing an effective elearning strategy involves communicating all the training material to employees in a way that best appeals to their learning psychology. That is, what will be taught through videos; what will be available for reading, so on and so forth. First name.
5 Benefits of Implementing a Template Strategy
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
One thing that is going to come up when you implement a template strategy is how to distribute templates and how to reference updates to templates. Templates are a must have strategy for any organization, otherwise we waste any development time we did in one project without thinking how we can use it within another project. eLearning mLearning Strategy Conclusion.
Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose
STRATEGY" 22 Wisdom of crowds for the digital age ARE YOU KEEN TO TRY OUT INTERACTIVE VIDEO THIS YEAR? complement their L&D strategy. Learning Insights 2017 1 Learning Insights 2017 Progress with purpose Learning Insights 2017 2 “WE’RE LOOKING TO CLOSE THE. GAP BETWEEN LEARNING AND. PERFORMANCE – BETWEEN. KNOWING AND DOING. IT’S ABOUT. THE TOOLS THAT’LL HELP PEOPLE. learning to.
Choosing The Right Assessment Strategy
APRIL 7, 2015
However, it’s important to note that assessment strategies should vary depending on what it is you are trying to measure. Measuring each of these requires various strategies. Below are some assessment strategies you can pursue depending on the main purpose of the course content. Some of these strategies cannot exist in a pure online context. Process application.
Using storytelling in e-learning: An e-learning strategy
FEBRUARY 4, 2014
Blog e-Learning New Ideas Research Tools & Technologies Corporate Learning elearning strategy Game-based learning storytelling storytelling in e-learning Stories are often a popular mode of learning in our formative years. In adult learning, they can prove to be equally impactful. Stories can effectively lighten the mood, bringing relief to the monotony of learning.
Accelerate Your Company’s Sales Strategy
JULY 28, 2016
Sales managers and leaders are responsible for not only setting sales strategy, but for communicating, enabling and supporting that strategy to accelerate pipeline growth, account penetration, accelerated win-rates, and bigger deal sizes. Also, because human capital strategies are changing, roles across the company have to change as well. This can map out in different ways.
Blended Learning – Different Strategies That Work For Varying Learner Needs
JANUARY 19, 2017
Source and suggested further read: Adopting Suitable Strategies For Blended Learning. For all L&D managers in the corporate world, delivering successful training within available time and resources is a continuing challenge. Presenting information to learning in the right way can be the key to achieving learning outcomes. Blended Learning for Text-Heavy courses. The Blended Solution. •
Do You Have a Mobile Learning Strategy?
JUNE 15, 2016
Many organizations have an elearning strategy, but do they have one for mobile learning? With the growing use and popularity of mobile devices it only makes sense that organizations incorporate a mobile learning component into their overall elearning strategy. When forming your mobile learning strategy there are a few key considerations you should address.
Defining 5 Modern Instructional Strategies
JANUARY 18, 2017
We have explored some new language of learning definitions this week, so let’s continue our exploration by defining a few different instructional strategies that we use on a regular basis to design, develop, deliver, produce, and facilitate our modern learning campaigns. Instructional strategies are the approaches that we use in the design, development, and delivery of learning to engage our students in learning experiences. We choose these strategies based on what, how, where, and when we want our learners to learn.
Blended Learning & Your Corporate Learning Strategy [Free Download]
MARCH 1, 2016
To help you out, we created a comprehensive handbook to give you practical advice on how to create a blended learning strategy that will support your business goals. Get the Handbook today and discover: – What exactly blended learning is and why it should be a part of your learning strategy. – What outcomes you can expect by implementing a blended learning strategy.
Cross-platform LMS Integration Strategies
JULY 8, 2014
The post Cross-platform LMS Integration Strategies appeared first on Web Courseworks. Integrating business systems still poses a challenge to CIOs, their technologists and their vendors, but the technological barriers have decreased in recent years for a host of reasons that I describe below. is safer. Single sign-on. Systems of record. Third party web applications.
Part 2: Managing Virtual Classroom Strategy Implementation Challenges
JUNE 9, 2016
To achieve the greatest understanding of virtual classroom strategy implementation challenges, begin with my first blog post, “ Redesigning Content for the Virtual Classroom.”. Virtual Classroom Implementation Strategy Challenge 2: Preparing Facilitators. During this process, we discovered six specific areas that we needed to address to facilitate this transition.
4 Questions to Ask When Building a Learning Strategy
NOVEMBER 2, 2016
Building a learning strategy is a key CLO mandate. Chief learning officers can add significant value to a learning strategy by aligning learning with the CEO’s agenda. While this cheat sheet is not exhaustive, it offers a practical starting point for learning leaders seeking to build alignment between learning and business strategy through a learning culture.
SEPTEMBER 14, 2009
This is either in terms of specific needs, e.g., improve customer satisfaction, or as part of an overall eLearning strategy. I've spent several hours this morning trying to find good resources on eLearning Strategy development and particularly looking for examples to use in this post. Predicting Needs The starting point for an eLearning Strategy is predicting needs.