May, 2017

The Knowledge and Learning Transfer Problem

Performance Learning Productivity

During a meeting at Cambridge University around 30 years ago I was thoroughly chastised by a Cambridge academic. I’d used the phrase ‘learning delivery’ when describing computer-supported collaborative learning ( CSCL ) approaches.

What Is Performance Support? And Why Won't People Stop Talking About It?

Dashe & Thomson

by Jolene Rowan. Education experts have said for years the important role performance support plays in building competency. It tackles head-on two fundamental challenges of learning: the limits of human memory and learner motivation.

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Lessons Learned From a Former Biotech Training Manager

Bottom-Line Performance

Life science organizations face unique training and development challenges. The subject matter is highly technical, there are many different roles to train and the industry is highly regulated.

The Future Of Your Organization Is In Its Culture Of Learning

Your Training Edge

No business has a crystal ball that they can use to predict the future or some gifted psychic people locked in the basement of their headquarters giving them instructions on what to do. You know what I mean, those “precogs” in the Tom Cruise movie, Minority Report. If you have some, let me know.

[New eBook] How to Market Customer Training

Want to increase awareness of your course offerings? Download this guide and learn how to keep your content at the top of students' minds using email marketing, social channels and other effective strategies.

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6 Ways to Accelerate the Learning Process

eLearning Brothers

Learning is a process, and like any process, it sometimes takes a significant time investment to complete. But time is a precious resource, and should be spent wisely.

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How to Get ROI by Using Social Media for Learning

Dashe & Thomson

By Amber Pandya. ROI Social Media Social Learning

You Built a Great Learning Game… Why Aren’t You Getting Results?

Knowledge Guru

You built a wonderful learning game. So why aren’t you reaping results from it? Before we dive in and diagnose why your learners didn’t learn, grab a piece of real or digital paper. I’m going to ask you to write down things and answer some questions.

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Videos in eLearning: A Snack Sized Solution

Association eLearning

According to the website fortunelords.com, YouTube is the 3 rd most visited website in the world. Additionally, the total number of hours of video watched on YouTube each month is 3.25 billion.

Tips for Driving Learning Success with Moodle LMS: Recorded Webinar

Learn how to get analytic insights into your Moodle learner data. You’ll also get tips and tricks on how to quickly access, analyze, and share this information for actionable insights that will help you improve the effectiveness of your learning programs.

Grappling with Groups

Clark Quinn

I’m a fan of the power of social learning. When people get together (and the process is managed right), the outcomes of a negotiated understanding can be powerful. However, in designing learning, working in groups has some real negative perceptions and realities.

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Why is Good eLearning So Rare?

Allen Interactions

By Michael Allen , Chairman & CEO, Allen Interactions. One might ask a broader question, just for perspective: Why is good training so rare? Indeed, all of us have been in programs where we wished the clock on the wall would tick faster. We’ve tried to stay focused. Tried to stay awake.

Interactive Soft Skills Training with New Customizable Courseware

eLearning Brothers

eLearning Brothers has fostered a reputation for creating and helping to create some of the best eLearning in the world. We’ve done this by creating amazing templates for you to kickstart your projects and custom solutions for some of the biggest companies in the world.

Killer Strategies for Training and Development

Your Training Edge

Training and development is one of the most important aspect of our lives from the day we are born. We through years of schooling to train ourselves and develop a set of skills for a better future.

Take Charge of your eLearning environment

Learn how to maximize the impact of your learning by aligning to the goals of your organization, how to establish a learning culture with gamification including leaderboards and badges. Discover a learning content management system that is both powerful and easy to configure and manage.

Learning’s Role in Innovation

CLO Magazine

The world has changed. Organizations are facing increasing disruptions, more information is available, and new technologies are making it easier and faster to compete. The ability to plan, prepare and execute is no longer sufficient. Agility and the ability to adapt is imperative.

Keynote Resources from #LUC2017

Kapp Notes

The Lectora 2017 Users Conference promises to be an exciting and engaging event. Here are the slides from my keynote (but no peaking until it’s over). Mission Possible: Creating Learner Engagement from Karl Kapp.

When You Wish Upon a Star (Wars): Transmedia Storytelling & Design

InSync Training

We're excited to announce that Dr. Stephen Slota will join us again as a guest BYTE speaker on May 23, 2017. This guest blog post helps you prepare for, and gives a preview of, his live learning session, Gamification: Strategies for Merging Learning Theory, Games, and Instructional Design.

Gamification in Business

Growth Engineering

Since 2001, people have been using gamification in business in a number of ways. Some attempts at gamification have been a huge success. More often than not, gamifying business processes has shown disappointing results.

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

Off-the-shelf elearning is applicable for a wide audience, but it won’t address your organization’s unique situations or distinctive content. So are these courses all that helpful? For sure! Read on for 7 secrets to make off-the-self learning your own.

New Post-Millennial Cutouts For Your Next eLearning Soft Skills Course

eLearning Brothers

In just under 7 months, eLearning Brothers has added an average of 5,800 cutout people images a month to the library for a total of over 40,000 high quality images!

DESIGN THINKING FOR LEARNING INNOVATION – A PRACTICAL GUIDE

Learnnovators

The post DESIGN THINKING FOR LEARNING INNOVATION – A PRACTICAL GUIDE appeared first on Learnnovators.

Holding People Accountable is Backward Thinking

CLO Magazine

leadership accountability You’re doing an evaluation for one of your direct reports. She’s nervous, but you’re not. You’re focused and crisp.

Why You Need a Professional Portfolio

Rapid eLearning

As an e-learning developer, it’s important to document your work experience and skills. One way to do this is with a professional work portfolio. In previous posts, we discovered why you need a portfolio as part of your professional development.

Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose

Navigating the ever-changing world of eLearning can be a challenge, but many people are finding a way to manage it, as well as a clear path forward. With Learning Insights, you can develop an even clearer sense of purpose, taking your vision to reality.

Interactive Video – Key Tools For an Immersive Learning Experience

Upside Learning

E-Learning industry has clearly moved to HTML5, owing to the advantage of its support for multiple devices like tablets and smartphones. HTML5 offers great scope for creating better experience, including rich and app-like user experience on mobile browsers, richer images, and location-awareness to browsers. Videos have emerged as the most consumed media on smartphones and […]. eLearning Interactive Video Interactive Video Tools Interactive Video Tools Comparison Interactive Videos

Some new elearning companies ;)

Clark Quinn

As I continue to track what’s happening, I get the opportunity to review a wide number of products and services. While tracking them all would be a full-time job, occasionally some offer new ideas. Here’s a collection of those that have piqued my interest of late: Sisters eLearning: these folks are taking a kinder, gentler approach to their products and marketing their services. Their signature offering is a suite of templates for your elearning featuring cooperative play.

Mother Knows Best: 3 eLearning Lessons Your Mother Taught You

eLearning Brothers

May is a magical time of year for many of us, when our minds turn to the women who raised us. On Mother’s Day, we honor the sacrifices of our mothers, as well as the nurturing and discipline they exercised to help us grow into decent people.

Knowledge is created, not communicated

The eLearning Nomad

I love this phrase. It refers to the paradigm shift first proposed by Paulo Freire ( Pedagogy of the Oppressed ) in 1968. He said that traditional pedagogy treats people like empty vessels to be filled with knowledge (the “banking” approach to education) and he called for an approach that treats the learner as a co-creator of knowledge. The book influenced a lot of adult education (‘andragogy’) practitioners.

Building a Business Case for Customer Training

Looking to expand your customer training program? Your executive team will likely have some concerns. Download this guide to learn how to prove the value of training and tackle objections head-on.

10 Ways Experiential Learning Creates Long-Term Performance Impact

CLO Magazine

The pressure is on organizations to employ a highly trained workforce, one that delivers exceptional results while using minimal resources. As a result, the importance placed on corporate learning and development is on the rise.

Organizational Training Plans – 5 Key Factors to Consider

WalkMe Training Station

The internet has revolutionized how, when and what kind of work we do. Performance is no longer measured by how much time is spent on a task, rather, employees, are expected to give everything they have of themselves to complete a project, regardless of how much time it takes.

NextGen LMS Features (Now and Later)

eLearning 24-7

Earlier this week I presented a webinar on LMSs of tomorrow. The session covered in essence the next generation LMSs. These are systems that are out there today. Yes, right now. Some are extremely new, others have been around for years. Some are in my Top 50 LMS Report , some aren’t (because they didn’t score high enough, but still solid systems, missing though some set features). . Before diving into the current Nextgen feature sets, here is a direct link to the presentation: a.

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