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10 Stats That Prove Mobile Learning Lives up to The Hype

Docebo

Are you curious to know what the future of mobile learning looks like? Come and see for yourself! It shouldn’t come as any surprise that the momentum of mobile technologies hasn’t shown any signs of slowing down.

Six PowerPoint Add-Ins to Help Educators Create Sleek Slideshows

Raptivity

As an educator, don’t you strive to create slideshows that can excite, engage, and educate your students in one go? But how many times has it happened that you built a presentation and thought that it needed to be improved? Creating bewitching presentations is an art.

Don't Invest in an Online Learning System Without These 3 LMS Features

TOPYX LMS

Poor employee performance, high costs of corporate training and low employee engagement with training are all reasons that drive company leaders to invest in an online learning system, or LMS.¹

Copy This Proven E-Learning Gamification Strategy

LearnDash

Everyone says that you should use gamification in your online course, but rarely do they tell you how to do it. You have heard of gamification and you like the idea of having it for your online courses yet you are not sure where to start.

3 Reasons to Prioritize On-Demand Customer Training

How can you provide a great onboarding experience while keeping up with a growing customer base? By leveraging on-demand training. This guide describes three benefits of adding on-demand training to your onboarding process. Click here to download.

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L&D in the Digital Age Through Innovative Technologies

Lambda Solutions

With the explosive growth in disruptive technologies, “digital” has been embraced as the way of life. As technology continues to permeate our workplaces, new ways need to be explored when delivering effective training for global workforces. Totara Learn Features Increase Your LMS ROI

Story and Success: An Unexpected Connection

InSync Training

Virtually There Recap. Did you know that you have stories constantly running through your subconscious mind? It’s true! Without realizing it, you frame every interaction through narrative, creating underlying bias. Good, bad, or indifferent, your bias influences how you navigate the world.

How to Improve the ROI of Your Learning Management System

TOPYX LMS

Investing in a learning management system (LMS) can come with a long list of benefits. It can help organizations store, organize, and access materials, as well as making it easy to track employee progress and performance.

ELEARNING AND PRESENTATIONS: In Search Of Free-to-Use Images

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Kevin Siegel, CTT, COTP. When trying to find quality images for use in PowerPoint presentations or eLearning projects created with any development tool such as Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, or TechSmith Camtasia, most people turn to Google. And why not?

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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 Connection Between Learning Content Playlists And The Psychology of Personalization

Docebo

Amplify learner autonomy, boost knowledge retention and send engagement levels through the roof with user-generated playlists. We live in the age of personalization, a reality in which technology has enabled content of all forms to be manipulated and organized to reflect anyone’s tastes.

Planning, Executing & Measuring Microlearning Efforts To Drive Competitive Success

G-Cube

With the successful integration of smartphone technology and social media, learners have become familiar with consuming information in bites. To impart a personalized learning experience and restructure the entire learning process, microlearning has become an optimal choice.

The 5 Types Of Cyber Attacks To Protect Against In 2018

Your Training Edge

It’s every system administrator’s worst nightmare. Hackers gain access to your system, stealing mission-critical information, locking sensitive files, or leaking proprietary information to the public. Frankly, it can be hard for companies to recover from such an attack.

How You Can Benefit From Actionable Learning Analytics

Lambda Solutions

Analytics have taken over the business world. Business intelligence and predictive analytics are helping businesses make better decisions and stay competitive. As of 2017, more than half of U.S. companies were using big data. analytics

How to Price and Package Customer Training

To charge or not to charge? That is the question many customer training teams are facing today. The answer, however, is not always a straightforward yes or no. Download this guide to learn more.

7 steps to getting started with microlearning

Axonify

Microlearning is not difficult. I’m not saying that it won’t require some solid work to introduce microlearning in your organization. But microlearning principles are just really simple to understand.

Design Learning Experiences – Not Instructional Presentations

Origin Learning

Our previous blog post looked at the importance of integrating elements of game thinking in eLearning design and how gamified learning makes workplace learning engaging and effective.

Interview with an Expert: Laurie Frye, Cannon Financial Institute

Blue Sky eLearn

Laurie Frye is a Professional Education Coordinator at Cannon Financial Institute, where she has worked for the past 10 years. Over the years she has gained ample experience and knowledge in the professional education sector. How long have you been involved with professional education? Just over 10 years now. How did you get involved with the virtual and eLearning side of things? By default really. Someone left the company and I was asked to step up, and I’ve done it ever since!

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Is Your Online Course Platform Limiting Your Potential?

LearnDash

If you choose a hosted course platform then you are limiting future growth. There is a common scenario in the online course space that I see nearly every day. You get a good idea for an online course so you jump to a hosted (closed source) course builder. In a few days you get the course up. You may even start getting learners going through the content! This is exciting because now feedback is coming in from the students. You are now ready to improve and grow your offering.

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.

Embracing A Principle-Based Model of Instructional Design

eLearning Brothers

Three ways to take the headache out of in-house content curation

Kineo

The amount of information at our fingertips is one of the great things about the technological age we live in – but the sheer volume of it can be overwhelming.

User-experienced stories

Clark Quinn

Yesterday I wrote about examples as stories. And I received a comment that prompted some reflection. The comment suggested that scenarios were stories too. And I agree! They’re not examples, but they are stories. With a twist.

New Webinar Series: Surveying the Landscape for Restaurants in 2018

Inkling

We are excited to introduce our new restaurant webinar series. The three part series will give you a quick but thorough taste of what’s happening in the restaurant industry today, the challenges that brands face, and what exciting opportunities exist for improving operations and increasing employee and customer satisfaction. Part I: State of the Restaurant Industry. Start out with a sampling of how quick-service, fast-casual, and casual dining restaurant brands fared in 2017.

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Your Guide to Creating a Customer Onboarding Program

Even if you don’t have a formal program in place, customer onboarding is already happening at your organization. The question is, are you dictating it and guaranteeing a great experience? If not, this guide can help help.

4 Ways Your LMS Can Help You Close Sales

LearnDash

The capabilities your LMS offers directly impact your course sales. You may not think of your LMS as a sales tool. But, as the delivery platform for your product, it’s an inherent part of the value you offer your learners. After all, a good course isn’t just about what you teach, but how you deliver it. If you hear of a great new trend in online education, you will want to try it out and incorporate it into your course while it’s popular.

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What People Are Saying About Customizable Courseware

eLearning Brothers

In May of 2017, we launched a product that changed the eLearning industry—Customizable Courseware. Now, no one has made that day a global holiday in recognition—yet—but our customers have let us know how much they love Customizable Courseware.

How to Use Interactive Sessions to Turn Online Training into Real-World Application

Grovo

When I was growing up, I used to play a car-racing video game with my brother (San Francisco Rush I think?), and I got pretty good at it! I routinely beat my brother while we drove through the fake streets of the Bay Area. But then as I approached 16 it was time for me to drive a real car. Turns out all my amazing video game car skills didn’t translate. Surprise? Of course not. No one expects being good at a video game to translate into mastery of a real, complex skill.

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Telling stories

Clark Quinn

I’ve talked about examples before, and have long suggested that examples for learning should be in the form of stories. Today I thought a little deeper about how those stories can be told. And I thought of a particular entailment about video. But let me go through the whole story.

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.

How You Can Benefit From Actionable Learning Analytics

Lambda Solutions

Analytics have taken over the business world. Business intelligence and predictive analytics are helping businesses make better decisions and stay competitive. As of 2017, more than half of U.S. companies were using big data. reporting analytics

Why Your Learning Platform is The Key to Enabling Sales Performance

Docebo

Use your learning platform to maximize the value of each and every buyer interaction.

How to (Finally) Take Charge of Your Career and Lead It to New Heights

Your Training Edge

As a professional, it is imperative to have a solid projection of where you want your career to go — even if you are working for a company and you feel that your professional growth is greatly dependent on the decision of the higher-ups. You must have a clear idea of your career wants and needs.