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.

What Corporate E-Learning Solution is Best for My Business?


Online learning solutions hold a number of advantages for corporate companies that invest in them, a likely motivator for the 40% of Fortune 500 companies that have already adopted e-learning solutions.

Adopt 52

3 Ways to Reduce Dropout Rates for Your Certification Candidates


Signing up for a certification exam is an important first step toward a professional milestone. Certifications are increasingly required to reinforce credentials and to help advance careers, however competing priorities in a professional’s busy life can often impact completion.

How Online Learning Drives Success for Sales Training Programs


Faced with high quotas in an ever-changing buying environment, sales professionals are constantly juggling their time between selling and training.

Agile 56

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

A well-designed learning curriculum develops and nurtures skills needed to achieve organizational and business goals with the most effective and engaging set of experiences. This ebook outlines 5 critical steps to develop learning solutions that will help you achieve the most ambitious objectives.

The Definition of Learning Management System [In Under 100 Words]


A learning management system is an easy way to use and track online training initiatives that are easily accessible to learners.

5 Steps to Ensure an Impactful Learning Strategy [Infographic]


In the past year one in four organizations predicted an increase to their learning and development budgets. As 2018 comes to a close, it’s a great time for organizations to think about ways to best optimize those investments and consider how to further enhance their L&D programs for 2019.

Is your learning program suffering? How to use data to find out


With today’s digital learning programs , data is imperative to understanding the efficacy of your program and how it’s performing.

The 6 Best Gamification Tools to Engage Your Learners


While technology has had an impact on almost every aspect of our daily lives, the modern classroom has surprisingly been left almost unchanged over the last few decades (or centuries, for that matter). In most classrooms, the teacher still covers the materials, typically out of a textbook.

Powering the New World of Digital Learning


Leading education and training companies are constantly seeking for ways to help learners succeed, increase high margin revenue, and improve participation rates.

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.

Course Spotlight: 3 Reasons to Rethink Credentialing Prep for Time-Strapped Professionals


For today’s workforce, learning is a lifelong process. Whether these workers need a license to practice in a certain field or are pursuing a certificate to advance their career, credentialing exams are a part of the modern p rofessional journey.

BenchPrep’s Digital Learning Resources


Today's learning landscape continues to change. Learners are demanding a better experience that is personalized to their needs, delivered on-demand, and in a flexible format.

Why Customized Learning Programs are the Future of eLearning


Chicago International Charter School (CICS) Irving Park students needed help. One teacher reported that 25 to 30% of her students were struggling academically.

How Your Current LMS Provider Is Failing You


A poor learning management system can affect your business in multiple ways. It could be costing you money, top talent, and potential ROI. It’s important to understand the different ways your LMS provider can be bringing your company down.

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.

Course Spotlight: 5 Modernized Test Prep Features to Help Students Succeed


Each year, millions of students worldwide prepare to take one of the biggest tests of their lives: a higher education admissions exam.

How Blended Learning Will Accelerate Your Training Program


Are you looking for a learning solution that can prepare all your employees to tackle their learning responsibilities with ease? Maybe you’re looking for a learning solution that can replace the outdated LMS you’re tired of relying on.

4 Tips to Designing an Effective Certification Prep Program to Drive Candidate Success


Are Your Certification Candidates Ready for their Exam? How Prep Programs are Falling Short. Certifications are an important gateway for professionals to advance their skills and take their career to the next level.

Giving Employees What They Want: Continuing Education Opportunities


It’s becoming crucial for organizations to understand how continuing education programs present a win-win opportunity for both employees and employers.

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.

How Online Learning Management Systems Reduce Business Costs


Growing a business typically means incurring growing costs. But what if there was a way to cut down on expenses without jeopardizing the quality of work you do or risk losing the talent you have? Learning Training

7 of Today's Top Learning Trends: What Your Learners Need to Succeed


The ways in which professionals learn has changed drastically over the years. Gone are the days where you needed to be chained to a desk, attending night classes, or carving time out of your work schedule to advance your career. Advancements in digital learning programs and increased accessibility to technology have transformed the learning experience. Learning

Webinar Replay: CompTIA Engages Lifelong Learners to Generate Lifelong Revenue


Thomas Reilly, VP of Learning at CompTIA , joined BenchPrep CEO Ashish Rangnekar to present this digitalNow webinar. Lifelong learning is becoming an economic imperative for professional associations and members alike. Recertification programs are perfectly suited to facilitate this shift toward lifelong learning, but they can often be a burden to administer and maintain with antiquated delivery methods. Learning Certification

Suite 40

Lessons Learned from Building an Enterprise SaaS Platform


As organizations feel the pressure to adopt emerging technologies to become more agile in an ever-changing market, the process for evaluating digital solutions is undeniably complex. In fact, the average enterprise business uses a whopping 91 marketing cloud services and an average of 90 cloud services for HR. This doesn’t count additional cloud services for collaboration, finance, social, CRM, and an ongoing list of other business functions.

Agile 40

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.

Taking Traditional Learning Methods to the Next Level


As organizations take the leap in migrating their training or learning programs from instructor-led to online, they often face the difficult decision of how to make the transition. The question of whether to allocate budget and resources to develop in-house technology (build) or to outsource the work (buy) to a partner who can package, deliver, and manage content for online users is common. Learning Education

3 Alternatives to a Traditional College Education for Today’s Learners


School is out for summer. For high school graduates, the question of whether or not to continue on with higher education or to enter the workforce is becoming an increasingly prevalent decision. Today’s strong and appealing job market offers more technical, skills-based jobs than ever, giving young adults reason to wonder if college is worth the money.

How ACT and BenchPrep Work Together to Provide Learning for All


Sinking serious dollars into private tutoring or classroom instruction has become the norm when preparing for the ACT, but what about those students who can’t afford these additional resources? With more than 15 million students taking the ACT test each year, ACT and BenchPrep are focused on giving every learner an opportunity to succeed on the exam. Learning Education

3 Changes to Support Your Learning & Development Initiatives


According to The 2018 State of Leadership Development Report published by Harvard Business , organizations that view learning and development initiatives as critical to business success are continuing to perform higher than their peers on crucial metrics such as revenue, market position, and future growth. Learning Training

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.

The Importance of a Scalable Learning Solution


As training and professional development opportunities rise to the top of employees’ wish lists, organizations are quickly looking for ways to adapt to their learning needs. Particularly for large organizations, it is easy to outgrow traditional training techniques such as live, in-person trainings. Learning

How to Reboot Your Recertification Process, Increase Revenue, and Boost Learner Engagement


Thomas Reilly, VP of Learning at CompTIA , joined BenchPrep CEO Ashish Rangnekar to present at digitalNow in Austin, TX. Lifelong learning has become an economic imperative for professionals. Millennials are expected to hold more than a dozen jobs throughout their careers and because of this, they cite training and development as their #1 job benefit (ahead of items like flexible work hours and cash benefits). Certification Training

Why Personalization Should Be a Crucial Part of Your Learning Program


Adaptive learning technologies have had a major impact on the way corporate trainers think about education, and for good reason. Adaptive, or personalized learning techniques, have become popular for their proven ability to help each learner effectively gain demonstrable proficiency in a learning objective. Learning

Guild eBook on Classroom to eLearning Part 2 Has Been Released

Learning Solutions Magazine

Guild eBook on Classroom to eLearning Part 2 Has Been Released. cori-miller. Fri, 08/23/2019 - 10:30

eBook 53

A Guide to Marketing Customer Training

Most customers are not required to take training. As such, it’s crucial to create a marketing campaign that engages your training audience and demonstrates the value of your courses.

Keeping Up with Artificial Intelligence in L&D

Learning Solutions Magazine

Keeping Up with Artificial Intelligence in L&D. cori-miller. Fri, 08/16/2019 - 01:00


How to Launch Elearning Content Using xAPI

HT2 Labs

Already using xAPI for more than just reporting? Then you may be wondering how it can be used to launch elearning content. The post How to Launch Elearning Content Using xAPI appeared first on HT2 Labs. Learning Locker xAPI

xapi 529

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.

Ideas 187

Is Your Cloud-based LMS the Ideal Platform to Train Employees?

Your Training Edge

When it comes to employee productivity, offering training programs, courses and learning opportunities becomes essential for organizations. The best way to provide this opportunity is through integrating a Learning Management System (LMS) within the organization.

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.