Tue.Dec 11, 2018

Gift Ideas for Instructional Designers and eLearning Developers: Books!

Experiencing eLearning

Are you doing holiday shopping for any instructional designers or eLearning developers? Maybe you received some gift cards and are looking for something for yourself. Here are some of the books I recommend for the learning and development professionals on your gift list.

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Moving learning back to the business

Challenge to Learn

Moving learning back to the business Learning has become too far detached from the business side of companies. In the days of medieval guilds, you would complete your entire education while working and learning the trade and skills alongside a master craftsman.

It’s Perfect Timing for Worldwide Food Service Safety Month

ej4 eLearning

Who would have thought there would be a time when romaine lettuce would be bad for you! According to the Center for Disease Control, there have been 23 outbreaks investigated to date, including the recent romaine incident. Sounds like an episode of The Big Bang Theory.)

How LRS and xAPI Technology Helps Educators Understand Learners

Lambda Solutions

Imagine if, as an educator, you had easy access to how well all of your learners were doing - what courses they passed, how long it took them to complete eLearning assignments, and how their performance had fluctuated over the course of their education.

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How to Use Customer Training Data to Make Better Business Decisions

You may think customer training is crucial to the success of your organization, but do you have the data to prove it? Download the guide now, and learn how to prove the value of your customer training programs.

Job Aids 101

InSync Training

Virtually There session recap. As training adapts to innovative, ever-changing workplaces, our approaches to designing learning and supporting employees evolve, too. We know blended learning gives us flexibility, but it can overwhelm us, too.

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Learning Experience Portals?

Clark Quinn

What is a learning experience platform? Suddenly the phrase seems ubiquitous, but what does it mean? It’s been on my mental ‘todo’ list for a while, but I finally spent some time investigating the concept.

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There is Big Money to be made with “Just in Time” Training


Instructional designers can charge premium prices by adding “Just in Time” training development. When most people think about starting an online course business they think about creating elaborate courses with gamification elements, automation, communities and so forth. Done correctly this approach can result in a a high revenue, lost cost business. But making money with online courses doesn’t have to always follow this framework.

What to Know Before Building an E-Learning Course

Rapid eLearning

Before committing resources to your course, it’s important to understand what type of e-learning course you need to build. E-learning courses tend to be one of two types: Information. Performance.

Get Out of Your Office


When people get promoted, they’re often more excited about the office than they are about the opportunity to lead their team. That’s the wrong mentality. Leadership

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Agile Microlearning Explained

Learner engagement and retention doesn’t have to be a mystery. Cognitive science theories already supply the answers. Learn how OttoLearn packages them into a single platform you can use to deliver microlearning based reinforcement training, and go beyond completions to focus on outcomes.

The Benefits of Using an LMS forum


We’re all looking for the best way to support learning. Companies leveraging the reliability and efficiency of eLearning want to ensure that there’s a social element to the experience for their learners. And social learning helps them to achieve just that.

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What Your Work Environment Says About You (And What It Shouldn’t)


Take a look at your desk. Seriously, take a look.

iSpring Wins Double Gold in Brandon Hall Excellence Awards

iSpring Solutions

Brandon Hall Excellence Awards is one of the most prestigious award programs in the technology industry, often referred to as… Read More. Events

5 Tips to Rock Office Secret Santa


If your office is putting the trappings of the holiday season on display from signage and knickknacks to baubles and trees, chances are there’s a Secret Santa drawing in your near future if it hasn’t already happened yet.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Knowing what you need from an eLearning authoring tool can be hard, especially when there are so many options on the market. gomo’s new ebook aims to save you time and hassle by identifying 12 must-have authoring tool features.

To Boost Adoption of Modern Sales Learning Tech, Follow the ‘7 C’s of High Engagement’


One mistake often made by early adopters of new technology is that they assume everyone will automatically embrace their favorite new technology, product, or service. How can they not fall in love with this?” they think. The benefits speak for themselves!”.

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The 10 Must-Have Features of a Good LMS

Gutenberg Technology

Thinking about using a Learning Management System to simplify your company’s training process or manage your eLearning content ? An LMS can be a huge asset, but only if you choose the right one!

Learning Technologies 2019 #LT19UK

Brightwave Group

13-14 FEB / 2019. Times. 10:00pm – 11:00am. Learning Technology Conference and Exhibition. Venue. Excel, London. We are running two must-see sessions at Learning Technologies 2019.

How to make an LMS feel more personal for each trainee


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.

Flash to HTML5 Conversion Process: A Ready Reckoner

CommLab India

Looking for a ready reckoner on the Flash to HTML5 conversion process? This blog gives you the information you need. The post Flash to HTML5 Conversion Process: A Ready Reckoner appeared first on Custom E-learning and Online Training Blogs - CommLab India. Learning Technology HTML5

Putting innovative learning to work

Brightwave Group

?. We believe that learning needs a fresh approach. We create cutting-edge digital learning solutions focused on specific performance requirements to enhance your organisation: Cutting edge compliance. Accelerated onboarding. Compelling video, immersive tech and VR.

Helping More Learners Make the Grade with Digital Self-Assessments


Whether they’re preparing for a professional exam or learning a new skill on the job, mastering new concepts successfully is the end goal for any learner.

Gamification and Virtual Reality Being a Trend Setter in eLearning

Swift eLearning Services

When you feel like nothing is important more than learning, then you can think out of the box and add new dimensions to your ideas.

Best Practices for Launching an External LMS

When launching a new platform to deliver customer and partner training, there are a few key items to keep in mind. The best and simplest way to stay organized during this process is to follow the tried-and-true practices outlined in this eBook.

12 Themes of 2018: Day 4

Brightwave Group

‘Tis the season for people everywhere to release their end-of-year round ups. All over the globe axes are ground, hatchets are buried, and sometimes, sometimes, meaningful resolutions a for progress are made.

4 Tips On Making Your Microlearning Strategy A Success

Tesseract Learning

With the rising popularity of videos, even corporates are leveraging on using them for educating their employees. Videos can be human based or animated

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Promote Your YouTube Video Like an Expert

Visual Lounge

? ?. So, you’ve created your video for YouTube. It’s excellent and your audience is going to love it. All you need to do is upload it to YouTube, and everyone will see it, right? Wrong. After you’ve created your video, your work hasn’t quite ended.

Making Your Learning Content What It Needs to be: Personalized and Adaptive


Imagine you just landed in Paris. The flight was long but you can’t contain your excitement. It’s a breezy August morning and you just want to explore the city with streets smelling of coffee and freshly-baked croissants every few meters. You are walking out of the airport, looking for the.

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.

Time to reflect, time to move ahead

Engage in Learning – for Business Minds

Another fantastic year at Engage HQ. award winning elearning award winning training solutions unconscious bias equality and diversity training learning management systems compliance courses

OttoLearn wins Gold in Brandon Hall Technology Awards | OttoLearn

OttoLearn – Agile Microlearning

We're absolutely thrilled to announce that OttoLearn has won Gold in the 2018 Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards in Technology

12 months of learning: look back at 2018

Sponge UK

What a year! We’ve picked out our highlights of 2018 and reflect on another exciting year in digital learning