August, 2021

Are You Ready for the Learning and Development Boom?

Dan Keckan

As L&D gains prominence in the wake of the pandemic, we take a look at 5 opportunities to mature your L&D function. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Learning And Development Corporate Learning Corporate Learning And Development eLearning Professionals Employee Training

Elaboration Strategies That Benefit Learning

The eLearning Coach

These elaboration strategies provide ways to connect new learning to prior knowledge in order to make learning meaningful. Cognition

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eLearning Storyboarding: How to Get Started

eLearningMind

Share on facebook. Facebook. Share on twitter. Twitter. Share on linkedin. LinkedIn. Share on email. Email. Take it from us: We know that creating compelling, engaging, and impactful eLearning takes a village.

My Top 10 Tools for Learning 2021

Experiencing eLearning

It has been several years since I last added my top 10 tools for learning as part of Jane Hart’s annual survey. Some of these are my personal learning tools; others are what I use to create learning for others. You can vote for your top 10 tools for learning until August 26.

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A Training Company’s Guide to Selecting an eLearning Platform

Training companies have an opportunity to embrace the change and create meaningful change in their organizations by moving online. Discover the advantages of a digital-first approach, using an eLearning platform.

KEVIN THORN – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

KEVIN THORN - CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS. ABOUT KEVIN THORN: Kevin Thorn is an award-winning e-learning designer & developer, consultant, and owner of NuggetHead Studioz, LLC. , a boutique custom design and development studio specializing in online learning experiences.

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Final Quiz Passing Score: Is The 80% Written In Stone?

Dan Keckan

Most of us set 80% as the passing score in eLearning courses. What is the rationale of this figure? Is it something that learning specialists have arbitrarily chosen or does this magic number have any mooring in learning theory? This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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5 Online Teaching Fundamentals for Online Educators

LearnDash

Even if you’ve taught in the classroom, teaching online presents new challenges. If you’re preparing to teach your first online course, you may be wondering how online teaching differs from the traditional classroom.

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Time pilot

E-Learning Provocateur

There was an aspect I omitted from my previous post, Space invaders , in which I covered the spacing effect as a means of maximising long-term retention. Zsolt Olah picked it: interleaving and – ironically! –

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Tools for Building Branching Scenarios

Experiencing eLearning

When would you use Twine instead of Storyline or other tools for building branching scenarios? An attendee at one of my recent presentations asked me why I’d bother creating something in Twine rather than just storyboarding directly in Storyline, especially if I was using character images.

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Does Your Company Need Help Solving These 4 Common eLearning Challenges?

If you want to know how to get ahead of the game and avoid the common mishaps in selling your eLearning courses, you’ve come to the right place! Lambda Solutions has identified the most common and costly challenges faced by eLearning providers today.

Speexx: Making the Language Learning Journey More Personal

Speexx

Providing a solution that helps you build, grow, and maintain the language skills that matter in the new digital normal. This article dives deeper into the latest product updates from Speexx. The post Speexx: Making the Language Learning Journey More Personal appeared first on Speexx.

Top Custom eLearning Trends 2021 that you Must Know

Infopro Learning

How are organizations around the world grappling with the ever-changing business dynamics? How are they gearing up for the year 2021 and beyond in employee upskilling and reskilling?

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How L&D Teams Can Leverage Learning Consulting To Meet The Enhanced Expectations From The Business

Dan Keckan

L&D teams may not have all the skills or experience to efficiently address the rapidly changing demands of today's workplace. In this article, I outline how learning and performance consulting partners can support L&D teams to successfully meet the new mandate.

Concept Maps and Learning

Clark Quinn

Once again, someone notified me of something they wanted me to look at. In this case, a suite of concept maps, with a claim that this could be the future of education.

Deliver Effective Online Education and Events Your Members Will Love

This guide identifies the biggest challenges for associations moving their training online and provides practical solutions so that you can hit the ground running. Download now to keep your members engaged and growing even in times of COVID-19.

What Is E-learning, And How To Create The Best Types Of E-learning?

Spark Your Interest

What is e-learning? Well, there are many types of e-learning that organizations can use to educate or train people. Understanding what is e-learning and the best types of e-learning to use, is critical when creating new training programs.

Instructional Design Research, Tools, & More: ID Links 8/10/21

Experiencing eLearning

As I read online, I bookmark resources I find interesting and useful. I share these links periodically here on my blog.

Moving from Onboarding to “Warm Welcomes”

Learning Rebels

I’ve been doing some research, and the gap regarding the importance of new hire onboarding and how the actual experience is handled is interesting. The Onboarding Gap. Workplace success starts with the employee’s first experience with the business, meaning how the onboarding process is handled.

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How Can Organizations Be Future Aligned with Managed Learning?

Infopro Learning

More and more, businesses are turning to managed learning services as a solution for scaling-up learning and development activities and efficiently manage training budgets.

The Pro’s Guide To Getting The Best ROI From Your New LMS

You need a Learning Management System when your courses and training programs need to be accessible online. Quickly build the perfect business case and easily determine which LMS will provide the best return on investment you need with this how-to eBook!

8 Tips On eLearning Content Localization For Your Online Training Program

Dan Keckan

These eight important points on eLearning content localization will help your training program reach a wider audience, irrespective of cultures and backgrounds, create and sustain favorable results for your business, and uphold your organization’s status.

More Marketing Malarkey

Clark Quinn

As has become all too common, someone decided to point me to some posts for their organization. Apparently, interest was sparked by a previous post of mine where I’d complained about microlearning.

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Fresh Perspectives on Learning and Development

Dashe & Thomson

Learning and development has evolved drastically in the past couple of years and continues to change and adapt as organizational needs shift. Recently, L&D has solidified itself as an essential part of organizational success across industries and disciplines.

Reflections on 10 Years of Consulting

Experiencing eLearning

As of this month, it’s been 10 years since I left my last full-time job and started my own business. In August 2011, I wrapped up my last project at Cisco and formed my LLC. Prior to this, the longest I ever held a job was about 3 years.

eLearning demand is at an all-time high. Pick the right LMS!

The need for online learning is greater than ever having the right LMS is absolutely crucial. Quickly, easily, and cost-effectively decide which Learning Management System is right for you with this 12-step guide from LMS implementation experts.

#HurricaneSeason Planning for Natural Disasters and their Impact on Virtual Sessions

InSync Training

At InSync, we often talk about mitigating virtual classroom disasters with preparation and planning. With a solid plan, we can avoid most “virtual training emergencies.”.

Focusing on Outcomes with Managed Learning Services

Infopro Learning

Employees are a company’s most valuable asset, but not when performance is at status quo. But what happens when the employees’ performance is not the only issue?

Beauty Isn’t Everything: 5 Aesthetics You Should Eliminate From Your eLearning Course Design To Increase Its Value

Dan Keckan

Humans are visual creatures. Though substance matters, you need to please the eye in order to grab their attention. This article features 5 aesthetics you should eliminate from your eLearning course design to increase its value. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

The Case For Blended Learning

TOPYX LMS

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Why Most eLearning Fails: How to Create eLearning that Gets Results

Speaker: Tim Slade, Speaker, Author, and Creator of The eLearning Designer's Academy

In this session, we will explore many of the reasons why most eLearning fails and the components that contribute to bad eLearning design. we will also explore how bad eLearning design can negatively affect the learning experience. Finally, this session will walk you through several practical methods you can immediately apply to fix your bad eLearning courses.

What is Cognitive Load, and Why Does It Matter for Corporate Training and Development?

ej4 eLearning

Science has given a name to how “heavy” a presentation can be: Cognitive load.

The Why and How of Scenario-Based Learning

Experiencing eLearning

Several years ago, I gave a presentation on the why and how of scenario-based learning. I have given this presentation to several other groups since then, including two ATD chapters. I tweak it a little every time.

5 Core Strategies and Tactics for Effective Virtual Classroom Programs

InSync Training

Upskilling the “new normal” virtual world is no longer a “nice to have” but a matter of survival.