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Customizing Courses with Astra Theme

LearnDash

Use Astra Theme to create visually stimulating online courses. I have said it many times: the most important part of your course is the content. If the content isn’t any good then you have bigger problems to take care of before you can worry about the look of it.

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How Modern Companies Invest In Their Employees’ Growth

Your Training Edge

We are all aware that investing in your business is a core necessity. But have you ever thought of investing in your employees, as something as much crucial?

10 Trends for Digital Learning in 2018

Jane Hart

Today, Monday 24 September, I released the Top Tools for Learning 2018 , which I compiled from the results of the 12th Annual Digital Learning Tools Survey. Every vote was manually processed in order to get a picture of this year’s contributors (as well as mitigate gaming of the voting).

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Learning Tools – Do these really belong?

eLearning 24-7

My initial post was going to be on a completely different topic today, but I decided to shelve it for another week, because of something that I saw on Linkedin this week. First off, Jane Hart put this together from whereas folks voted for the tools they use for learning.

State of the Front-Line Manager

It's no secret that front-line managers are essential to your organization's success. They form the base of your leadership development funnel and, most likely, account for over half of all your organization's leaders. Improving how front-line managers perform yields mouthwatering increases in how individual contributors perform.

North American Rail Safety Week 2018

Allen Interactions

One of our favorite clients to work with is Operation Life Saver. This education nonprofit is devoted to stopping train/motor collisions, fatalities and injuries. We have been lucky enough to partner with them on a number of education projects.

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MWL Newsletter No 83

Jane Hart

The purpose of business is learning, the key to surviving age of automation, ID for the modern workplace, and more. Modern Workplace Learning

7 e-Learning Trends You Should Follow in 2018

Your Training Edge

There was a time when e-learning was limited to the education sector only, that too in its basic form. However, it has evolved over the years and has proven its worth outside the boundary of the academic sector.

5 (of The Many) Ways AI Will Transform Enterprise Learning

Docebo

In the context of learning, AI requires algorithms powered by machine learning, deep learning and natural language processing. Mind the buzzword, but artificial intelligence (AI) is truly a game-changing technology in the realm of enterprise learning.

Mapping RoI of eLearning

Origin Learning

“Money, money, money…” is a popular hit song by the music group ABBA. Well you may wonder why does a technology and learning blog talk about music.

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The Secret to Getting Learning Results May Not Be What You Think

Do you struggle to achieve measurable results with your learning solutions? If so, you’re not alone. According to CEB, traditional training only creates 37% learning transfer. This guide explores the causes of poor transfer and concrete steps to achieving better outcomes.

Social Learning: A New Way to Increase Your ROI

Lambda Solutions

According to Time magazine , the leaders of top large technology firms predict that both social networks and knowledge will drive the future of the digital revolution: "The next phase is not about the network alone, but also about knowledge.".

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Memory and Modern Learning: Perspective from Oded Ilan

InSync Training

Behavior change is the holy grail of training. Learning and Development practitioners strive to impact business outcomes by improving the skills of our audience. Performance improvement grows out of learners truly understanding content and successfully applying it back on the job.

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Wise technology?

Clark Quinn

At a recent event, they were talking about AI (artificial intelligence) and DI (decision intelligence). And, of course, I didn’t know what the latter was so it was of interest.

What is adaptive learning anyway? (We’re glad you asked!)

Axonify

Personalization is the new norm in consumer experiences. Online search results are based on your browsing history. Streaming services make custom recommendations based on your watch history. Even theme parks are personalizing ride experiences using customer data.

Living up to the Promise of eLearning: Closing the Learning-Doing Gap

It’s well documented that people leave managers – not companies. Download this guide to learn how to shift the perspective from event to journey and how to take learners through Proficiency Journeys to get results.

Tips for Creating a Cybersecurity Training Program

ej4 eLearning

Cybersecurity training as an extension of your safety training. Training & Development

How to Leverage eLearning Gamification in Your Online L&D Program

TOPYX LMS

Leveraging eLearning gamification in an L&D program is one of the best moves companies can make. Gamification provides immediate rewards, boosts learner engagement, and increases knowledge retention.¹ It can be transformational for an eLearning program as well as for general business operations.

Training Industry Inc’s 2018 Top 20 Learning Portal/ LMS Features Gyrus Systems LMS

Gyrus

Richmond, VA · September 24, 2018. Gyrus Systems , a leading Learning Management Systems (LMS) vendor, announced today it has been selected as a 2018 Top 20 Learning Portal Company by Training Industry.com. The 2018 Top 20 Learning Portal/LMS companies are the leaders in the learning technologies market,” said Ken Taylor, president of Training Industry, Inc.

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Adopting Multi-Device E-Learning Strategy to Enhance the Overall Workplace Training Experience

G-Cube

One of the effective ways in which the digital revolution has surpassed the ever-evolving expectations is the way e-learning is embraced on multiple mobile devices.

[Webinar] How Zenefits Uses a Customer Enablement Tech Stack to Drive Adoption

The Education Services team at Zenefits was looking to provide easily accessible and immediately usable education offerings to drive customer adoption and engagement. The company addressed this challenge by connecting the technologies powering its training, support and customer advocacy programs into an ecosystem for customer enablement. This ecosystem has made it simpler for customers to onboard, and for the Zenefits team to maximize and measure the net impact of their initiatives. In this session, Melanie Gallo, Senior Director of Education Services at Zenefits, will team up with Skilljar to share learnings and best practices from their experience in creating this customer enablement ecosystem.

9 Ways to Create Better Education Infographics

LearnDash

How to make sure your education infographics accomplish their purpose. Infographics are a popular and effective way to convey information to learners in an engaging and memorable way. However, while the most powerful infographics seem simple, designing them in a clear and informative way can be anything but. Many educators work with graphic designers who are able to draw on their experience to make beautiful infographics.

Customizing Game Order

Knowledge Guru

Knowledge Guru’s Drive has two delivery methods for minigames: Daily 3 and Custom. Read this article to learn about how to choose a delivery method. Custom allows game authors to choose how players complete their Drive experience.

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3 eLearning Examples to Spark Innovation

Blue Sky eLearn

Creating online courses that not only educate learners but captivates and leaves them full of curiosity is a difficult task. Most people will agree that the quality of the content is the most important aspect of any educational course.

Gamification vs Game-based Learning

Lambda Solutions

What is Gamification? Gamification is more than a buzzword. It is a trend that is shaping how content providers connect with users and keep them engaged in the long term.

Move Beyond Learning to Applying: A Modern Management Development Program

It’s well documented that people leave managers – not companies. Download this guide to learn how to shift the perspective from event to journey and how to take learners through Proficiency Journeys to get results.

Example Diagram

Clark Quinn

No, not a diagram that’s an example, a diagram about examples! I created this because I needed a diagram to represent examples. I’ve written about them, and I have diagrams for other components of learning like models. However, I wanted to capture some important points about examples.

How to Encourage Continuous Learning through Your Course

LearnDash

Continuous learning has obvious advantages for online instructors. Here’s how to help your learners build the habit. Adult learners tend to approach courses with one of two mindsets: either the program they’re signing up for is a once-and-done class, much like a seminar or a college-level credit course, or it’s part of an ongoing learning process.

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How to set up your AICC courses in Paradiso LMS?

Paradiso

Do you already have your AICC courses ready to be implemented? Are you thinking of the best way to deliver your AICC content to your students/trainers?

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TEACHING LIVE, ONLINE CLASSES: What You Need to Know About ?Your Online Platform, Part 1

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Jennie Ruby, COTP. Whether you use Adobe Connect, WebEx, GoToTraining, or another online training app, you need to know the same basic features of your platform.      First, you need to know everything your students will need to know to get into your classroom and participate in your class. And when I say you need to know, I mean really know. Like, “I can describe it in my sleep” know. Like, “I can describe it blindfolded” know.

Top E-Learning Software - Recommendations and Pricing

Zero in on the best E-Learning software for your company. Get expert recommendations and pricing comparisons based on your specific needs.

POINT-of-WORK: Optimize the ENTIRE Ecosystem with Intentional Design

Living in Learning

If one’s hair is on fire, the only solution should NOT involve logging into the LMS and completing a “Fire Safety” course. Yeah, I know…ridiculous example, but it paints an accurate picture that points to the need for “just enough – just-in-time – just-for-me” assets/opportunities intentionally designed for application at the Moment of Need.

Face-to-Face Gone Virtual

InSync Training

In the modern classroom of today, trainers find themselves in various situations they may not have prepared for. One of common situation is going virtual. Does this sound familiar? You’re going along training for years and then BOOM your company decides to jump on the virtual classroom train. The big question settles in, “How do I make this virtual classroom space feel like a face-to-face classroom?”. Virtual Classroom - Facilitation Global Virtual Classroom Modern Classroom

Augmented Reality: The Trending Buzz for the Sales Organizations to Boost Employee Efficiency, Customer Satisfaction & Overall Business Outcomes

G-Cube

Not too long ago, Augmented Reality (AR) seemed like a dream to achieve. Today, it is not so daunting to pull off this technology as modern organizations are all set to transform the workplace. In today’s digital era, AR provides an effective learning experience for the modern workforce, especially in niche domains. Currently, AR technology has spread its wings in the fields of marketing, sales, robotics, onboarding and more.