WBT Systems Enhances Social Learning for Professionals with New TopClass LMS Release
AUGUST 11, 2016
Major update to TopClass learning management system offers enhanced social learning capability for association, continuing education, and corporate training programs, with more rewarding and diverse learning experiences that increase engagement. The post WBT Systems Enhances Social Learning for Professionals with New TopClass LMS Release appeared first on WBT Systems.
Driving Results at 7th Annual Higher Logic Super Forum
NOVEMBER 2, 2016
WBT Systems is delighted to be a Platinum Sponsor of the 7th Annual Higher Logic Super Forum , taking place in Arlington, VA, November 14-15. The Gilles Defer and Mike Bourassa will be representing WBT Systems and will be demonstrating our award-winning Learning Management System for Associations , TopClass, which is fully integrated with the Higher Logic platform.
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. Who needs to be involved in the Learning Management System implementation project? How will you define your requirements?
Collaborate, Discover, Explore Learning at ASAE Tech 2016
DECEMBER 3, 2016
WBT Systems will be exhibiting our award-winning TopClass Learning Management System and association learning solutions at Booth #615 during ASAE Tech 2016 , December 13-14. Update and synchronize key information in real time with seamless user navigation between your website, LMS, and other software systems to implement world-class learning solutions.
Enhance eLearning Assessment to Maintain Learner Engagement
AUGUST 9, 2016
Here, WBT Systems’ Lead User Experience and Design Architect, James Sheil , talks us through how to enhance eLearning assessments easily with multimedia. Screenshots from the examples shown are based on the WBT Systems ‘ TopClass LMS online content editor. The post Enhance eLearning Assessment to Maintain Learner Engagement appeared first on WBT Systems.
How to Make the Most of ASAE Annual Expo 2016
AUGUST 2, 2016
For any association executives looking for new technology solutions, or seeking to change to a new system, there will be a huge range of solution providers to choose from. WBT Systems will be exhibiting our learning solutions for Associations in the Expo Hall at Booth #515 , during the ASAE Annual Meeting and Expo 2016. Are you ready? 10:15 a.m.–1:45 p.m. Monday, August 15.
Top Technology Strategy Tips for NiUG Discovery
SEPTEMBER 20, 2016
For any association executives looking for new technology solutions for learning, engagement, or community, or seeking to change to a new system, there will also be a range of trusted vendors to choose from at the Exhibitor Showcase. WBT Systems has been a proud supporter and partner of NiUG International for years. Have you got a plan? Tuesday 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Discover your new TopClass LMS at NiUG Discovery 2016!
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
WBT Systems is delighted to announce their sponsorship of the NiUG Discovery 2016 Conference , hosted by NiUG International , April 11-13. WBT Systems has been has been helping Associations to build and improve their education and certification programs since 1995. WBT Systems has been a proud supporter and partner of NiUG International for years.
Best LMS? 2016 Talented Learning LMS Vendor Awards
DECEMBER 7, 2016
That’s because the learning management systems market has never been stronger or more diverse. Mandatory features include simple-but-powerful administrative configuration, domain and audience segmentation, localization/globalization, ecommerce, dynamic user grouping, multi-device online/offline content delivery, sophisticated reporting, and API-based systems integration. Docebo.
3 Ways an Online Community Enhances Learning
NOVEMBER 8, 2016
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. The post 3 Ways an Online Community Enhances Learning appeared first on WBT Systems.
Creating Connections: From Association Education to Employment
NOVEMBER 1, 2016
The post Creating Connections: From Association Education to Employment appeared first on WBT Systems. Associations Blog eLearning Tips General Association LMS e-Learning elearning learning management system Online education tipsBut we can’t stop there. Here we look at Lanke’s issues and explore some potential resolutions for both the association and its members.
Association Learning: Does your Story Inspire Members?
NOVEMBER 15, 2016
We have also posted in the past about how to successfully market your association learning management system to appeal to members and potential members. If you are currently offering webinars, but struggling with tracking participation and administration, could you benefit from implementing an association learning management system ? appeared first on WBT Systems.
Leadership through Blended Learning: Sorority LMS Success
JULY 12, 2016
By using TopClass Learning Management System to deliver their blended learning program, Fidelity, Gamma Phi Beta can now easily create and maintain their online content themselves, and can manually set the course completion status for learners when offline components have been completed. TopClass Successful Delivery of Blended Learning with an LMS.
How To Design a Digital Badge Strategy
DECEMBER 6, 2016
Can your badge be exported to other open online badging systems? We will be exhibiting at Booth #615 and displaying the latest social learning and digital badge features of our award-winning TopClass Learning Management System. This article was written by James Sheil , Lead UX and Design Architect, WBT Systems. What Does Designing a Digital Badge Strategy Look Like?
When is it time for a new Association LMS?
MAY 31, 2016
Not all learning management systems are equal. Can you access all the information you need in one system? Does your LMS integrate fully with your member management software or association management system? At WBT Systems, we have been working with associations for over 15 years. appeared first on WBT Systems. Are Your Learners Frustrated?
Why Digital Badges are the Future of Association Education
AUGUST 23, 2016
User Research on Digital Badge use within Associations carried out by WBT Systems , showed that Associations want to protect the relevance and reputation of their education programs. They typically represent a smaller and more specific set of ‘in-demand’ skills than traditional credentialing systems. Why are Digital Badges the future of Association Education?
Getting Started with Online Learning for Associations
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
Getting input from Marketing, IT, and Finance departments can help you to achieve buy-in from the whole organization, making the move to a new system easier. Understand your Cost Options – It is critical to agree a payment structure that is in line with planned usage of the system and the association’s business model. Decide who are the key members of your project team.
What’s new in TopClass LMS version 10?
AUGUST 16, 2016
The new version of TopClass LMS (Learning Management System) is here and we are excited to share with you the great new features that make participation more rewarding for professional learners and simplify the delivery of learning for administrators. appeared first on WBT Systems. It has never been easier to connect and engage with your learners. Getting Started with TopClass.
LMS Vendor Relationships: Food for Thought
JUNE 7, 2016
Discussing your requirements openly with a good LMS vendor, especially if you are looking to upgrade from your current LMS, need to integrate with other systems, or have unique requirements, can lead to a very productive and mutually beneficial relationship. The post LMS Vendor Relationships: Food for Thought appeared first on WBT Systems.
What makes an Association Education Program Successful?
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
If you are using a learning management system to deliver your association education programs, you can learn a huge amount from reviewing the LMS analytics and reports. appeared first on WBT Systems. Associations Blog eLearning Tips General LMS Debates Association LMS e-Learning elearning learning management system LMS LMS Success Online education tips
eLearning Assessment and Feedback with your Association LMS
OCTOBER 4, 2016
The post eLearning Assessment and Feedback with your Association LMS appeared first on WBT Systems. Many associations are creating eLearning content for members that are spread over a wide geographical area, and who are increasingly “on the go”, voluntarily accessing learning when they can, where they can, outside of working hours. What Type of Assessment to Choose?
OpenBadges: Increasing Visibility of Association Education
OCTOBER 18, 2016
This is leading to the availability of several platforms offering digital badge solutions , including a few learning management systems, such as TopClass LMS. The post OpenBadges: Increasing Visibility of Association Education appeared first on WBT Systems. Digital badges inspire new pathways to learning and connect learners to opportunities, resources, and one another ”.
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. Modern UI is showing up more and more in systems, which is a big plus for me. Another big win – admin home dashboards – a must in my opinion for any learning management system. . But in the end it is all about the system.
LMS, LCMS, Content Authoring: Exploring eLearning Tools
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
He describes the differences between the most commonly used tools as follows: A learning management system (LMS) is an administrative and registration tool. Learning Content Management System (LCMS) typically is an LMS to which the LMS vendor has added an authoring tool. The post LMS, LCMS, Content Authoring: Exploring eLearning Tools appeared first on WBT Systems
Don’t Undervalue Association Training Programs!
OCTOBER 25, 2016
appeared first on WBT Systems. Associations Blog eLearning Tips Association LMS e-Learning elearning learning management system LMS Online education tipsWhen pricing your association’s training offerings, it is important to assess their value, and then price accordingly. However this is not the case! Sending out a coupon also helps to market the course and increase awareness.
A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012
DECEMBER 19, 2012
The year kicked off with lots of potential, lots of excitement in the air and lots of customers gearing up to purchase new systems, despite global economic woes. All that data and information is now within the system and nothing is lost. All the Open source systems – again you must add TinCan API on your own. Sum Total Systems. WBT Systems. On Fire.
Association LMS Buying Companion
AUGUST 15, 2016
This on-demand webinar explains the top 10 features association decision makers should evaluate when selecting a learning management system. Available immediately when you request access.). 5) Which association-centered learning management systems are best ? . For most of us, August means vacation. It’s the ideal time to get away and recharge before fall kicks in. Company.
2015 Talented Learning LMS Vendor Award Recipients
NOVEMBER 18, 2015
Learning management systems didn’t die. WBT Systems. . Customer LMSs could be called “Learning Marketing Systems” because there is a deep level capability that typically resides in marketing – not training departments. WBT Systems. . WBT Systems. The best association LMS vendors in the world are: 1. WBT Systems. 2. Expertus.
The 5 E’s of Generating Non-Dues Revenue from eLearning
JULY 26, 2016
One great way to do this is to look to your online education and certification programs – with your Association Learning Management System, generating non-dues revenue is easy! It should be straightforward for your members to access your eLearning content from your website, without having to log into multiple systems. Extend your Reach to a Wider Audience.
2016 LMS Market Trends, Observations and Predictions
JANUARY 12, 2016
There is really only a handful of LMS vendors that specialize in the complexities of continuing education including Abila , eLogic Learning , WBT Systems , Digitec Interactive , WebCourseworks , EthosCE , Cornerstone , SumTotal , Saba and YM Learning. #4 – Vacuum of Professional Service LMS Vendors. The 2016 LMS market is not what you think. This is big news. Conclusion.
The 3 C’s of Social Learning for Associations
AUGUST 30, 2016
Various technologies, including learning management systems, can help to bridge the time between events, by enabling members to connect online. Opportunities The post The 3 C’s of Social Learning for Associations appeared first on WBT Systems. What is Social Learning? How is Social Learning relevant to Associations? . The 3 C's of Social Learning for Associations.
Learning Content Curation for Association Member Education
JULY 19, 2016
Well, one of the most useful tools for learning content curation for member education programs is your Association Learning Management System. The post Learning Content Curation for Association Member Education appeared first on WBT Systems. Associations Blog eLearning Tips General LMS Debates TopClass Association LMS content content curation learning management system LMS
Top 50 LMS Report for 2016 – What you need to know (criteria, approach, and yeah some vendors)
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
Even open source systems. The system still – equally as Saba – needs some work. I think Skillsoft has the power to turn it around – ST that is, when it comes to learning. Cornerstone OnDemand – The whole separate Salesforce solution makes little sense to me, considering the number of vendors who have API or used Salesforce Canvas in their systems and thus it is a part of it. WBT Systems. Separate Rankings for Top Three Systems. Special discounts from vendors, if you decide to buy their system. Not everyone gets in.
Summer School? No, time to evaluate LMS performance
JUNE 28, 2016
However, the summertime is a great time to evaluate your current learning management system and the training courses your organization offers. Is your learning management system performing the way it was intended? No, time to evaluate LMS performance appeared first on WBT Systems. How to ensure School’s NOT Out for Summer. Those dreaded words from years ago….summer