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Early Look – Top 50 Learning Systems 4 2018

eLearning 24-7

I was going to cover my Corporate Learning Systems forecast for 2018, but decided instead to discuss the Top 50 Learning Systems for 2018. Now, you will not see the final rankings as a whole for the Learning Systems (i.e.

Using Heuristic Evaluation to Craft the Perfect Learner Journey

Origin Learning

‘Heuristic evaluation’ was pioneered by Jakob Nielsen and Rolf Molich in 1990.

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Choosing the Right eLearning Storyboarding Tool

InSync Training

Virtually There Session Recap. Build an eLearning course,” they say. “It’s It’s what you’re great at! You can have it done by Friday.” Sound familiar? eLearning’s popularity as both stand alone instruction and part of a larger blend makes it a standard in many instructional design portfolios. Unfortunately, the “go do that thing you do” mentality reflects a general misunderstanding of the complicated nature of eLearning production.

Webinar: Storyline 3 Timesavers – Shortcuts, Hotkeys and More!

eLearning Brothers

Ready to speed up your development? We recently hosted a Storyline webinar with Bill Milstid, eLearning Brothers Senior Designer/Developer, discussing how to become more proficient in the tool using shortcuts, hotkeys, and more!

2018 Customer Training Goals

Are your customer training goals actually achievable? Or will they be cast aside as your team gets caught up in their daily tasks? If you’re not sure, this guide can help.

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Eight Signs You Should Invest in Online Training

Mindflash

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Why Avoid Comparing Microlearning with Instructional Design - Tip #165

Vignettes Learning

Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, explains why many good ideas never become successful ventures (paraphrased): “When we assess an idea, we need to see if the core concept works and has potential to provide solutions and new opportunities.

Developing Decisions

Clark Quinn

I mentioned in yesterday’s post that one thing I do in getting objectives is focus on decisions. And, simple ones will get automated; we can train AI to handle these. What will make the difference between ordinary and extraordinary organizations is the ability to make decisions in this new VUCA environment (volatile, uncertain, complex, and ambiguous). And it made me wonder how you develop the ability to make better choices.

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Academy Pro WordPress Theme for LearnDash

LearnDash

Part of the success of any online course is the layout and design. If you need a modern, clean design then look no further than Academy Pro by StudioPress. For years StudioPress has pumped out very attractive themes, and recently they added a new template to their catalogue for online courses.

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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.

Thinking Bigger, Farther and Faster in 2018

CLO Magazine

Five years ago, CLOs spent a lot of their time building out training sessions or creating unique company-specific content to help employees stay sharp. These sessions typically were infrequent and did little to help employees retain skills long-term.

Spring Into the eLearning Conference Season With Us!

eLearning Brothers

We are gearing up for eLearning conference season here at the eLearning Brothers HQ. Days have been filled with packing up bro bands and t-shirts and other goodies, plus triple checking the logistics—we want to make sure our booth is ready to rock the next conference!

Reformat your training sessions to increase their impact

LearnUpon

Repurposing course content you’ve already created allows you to maximize time spent on course creation. The best trainers reduce duplication of work tasks and focus their time on ensuring the content, and the learner’s experience, is great.

Early Bird Registration for the New England Area Conference!

AXIOM Learning Solutions

Are you as excited as we are for the ATD New England Area Conference? We can’t wait, and now that it’s 2018, we feel like. Read More. The post Early Bird Registration for the New England Area Conference! appeared first on AXIOM Learning Solutions.

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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.

And Listen

Clark Quinn

Listening is a vital skill. It’s something that made my mother very popular, because she listened, remembered, and asked about whatever you said the next time you saw her. She cared, and it showed. I wish I was as good a listener! But it’s critical to really listen (or as some have it, not just listen, but hear ). It’s part of a skillset necessary to innovate. Innovation can be about problem-solving, and design thinking has it that it’s really about problem- finding.

Adapting to Adaptive Learning

CLO Magazine

Corporations, especially large ones, increasingly recognize the potential of artificial intelligence, cloud computing, big data analysis, apps and robots, as well as augmented and virtual reality-based solutions to solve complex organizational challenges. Amid such technological revolution, higher bars for talent and leadership development are being set within corporations and across the learning and development industry.

Translation Guide for Instructional Designers and SMEs

Association eLearning

You’re working on a new project. There isn’t a lot of time left and you need answers to your questions soon. So, you type up an email and send it to the SME. Two days go by and you don’t get a reply. On the third day, you send another email asking for help.

Guild Report Shares Expert Views on State of Microlearning by Pamela S. Hogle

Learning Solutions Magazine

The eLearning Guild launches a research report and Summit, aiming to assess the state of microlearning in 2018. Eight learning. leaders share their views. Design Strategies Emerging Topics Learning Media

Content Planning Map: A Template for Training Teams

Are you delivering disjointed feature-based training? Rather than looking at small tasks, focus training content on goals that you want your students to achieve. Download the template to learn how!

10 eLearning Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them

LearnUpon

If you’re reading this post, it’s likely you’re delivering online training. Or maybe you’re thinking about it for your business in the near future. But, are you getting the best results from your training? The truth is a lot of businesses’ eLearning efforts can be improved.

Discovering Instructional Design 7: Objectives Analysis

The E-Learning Curve

It is critical to the instructional development process that designers understand what skills and knowledge learners need to bring to the instructional process. This is achieved through objectives analysis.

Why You Should Attend Our Upcoming Webinars

eLearning Brothers

Here at eLearning Brothers, we have a really passionate team working on producing exemplary webinars just for you! Things you can expect from an eLearning Brothers webinar: Learn about at least one new product or a better way to use a product you already have.

eLearning Lessons From the Road with Ethan Edwards

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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.

HSE warns food manufacturing sector health and safety needs to improve

Engage in Learning – for Business Minds

Companies and people working in food manufacturing are being told they must pay closer attention to how they manage workplace health risks or face serious penalties, the Health and Safety Executive said on the 2nd January 2018

Wrapping up 2017

TalentLMS

For the third year in a row, we are sharing an update on how things are progressing around here. 2017 was an incredible year for TalentLMS as we managed to almost double customers, receive numerous industry awards, improve considerably our infrastructure and grow our team.

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LIVE, ONLINE TRAINING TIP: Highlight Your Mouse Pointer

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kevin Siegel, CTT, COTP.   During a recent Certified Online Traning Professional certification course , I was showing my screen and telling class attendees about a cool technique I use when I want to ensure learners can see my mouse pointer.

OSHA Employee Training Reduces Penalties

ePath Learning

OSHA penalties are at an all-time high considering the new adjustment for inflation issued on January 2, 2018.

The Essential Template for Your Customer Training Strategy

Looking to build your customer training strategy? The process can be overwhelming, if you don’t have a set plan from the start. This template can help.

8 Common Errors To Look For When Revising eLearning Content

eFront

Don’t let typos and inactive links diminish the value of your eLearning experiences. In this article, we’ll share 8 common errors to be on the lookout for when revising eLearning content. Revising eLearning Content: 8 Common Mistakes To Consider.

Building a Corporate University: Reinvention

Your Training Edge

Summary: Every business has to reinvent itself, even in small ways, over time to stay competitive. The Corporate University must take steps to reinvent, as well. Here are some things to look at when considering a fresh, new approach – even after a short period in business.

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Search for the Agile Learner

The Peformance Improvement

Modern organizations need agile learners. Given the pace of change due to technology, globalization, workforce diversity, and hyper-competition, people need to continually acquire and apply new knowledge, skills, and values at a rate unheard of in previous eras.