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Writing Mistakes and Consequences

Experiencing eLearning

In my previous post, I explained how I write the ideal path for a branching scenario first. Once that is complete, I write the mistakes or errors and consequences for those choices. First, Draft One Alternate Path to Its Conclusion. I start writing a single alternate path from beginning to end.

Solutions for Tight Cycles of Assessment

Clark Quinn

In general, in a learning experience stretching out over days (as spaced learning would suggest), learners want to regularly get feedback about how they’re doing. As a consequence, you want regular cycles of assessment. However, there’s a conflict.

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My Professional Learner’s Toolkit

Clark Quinn

My colleague, Harold Jarche, recently posted about his professional learning toolkit, reflecting our colleague Jane Hart’s post about a Modern Learner’s Toolkit. It’s a different cut through the top 10 tools. So I thought I’d share mine, and my reflections.

Learning Experience Platform – WRONG

eLearning 24-7

I’ll get right to the point. I totally dislike the term, “learning experience platform” It really makes no sense, because anything and everything we do, can turn into a learning experience. Secondly, it does a major disservice to any platform that is called by that name. Allow me to elaborate.

2017 Customer Training Benchmarks Study

What are the baseline metrics for a successful customer training program? Find out in Skilljar's inaugural customer training benchmarks study, which includes an analysis of completion rates, course duration, and more. Click to download.

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Change and inertia

Learning with e's

Concept by Steve Wheeler I have studied change management in large organisations for over 25 years. Indeed, the very first peer reviewed journal article I published, was entitled 'Managing technological change in nurse education'. It appeared in a British Computer Society journal in 1992.

Is Your Business in Need of a Change?

KnowledgeCity

With 2018 fast approaching, individuals naturally begin to reflect on what has come to pass and start thinking about changes they want to implement in their lives for the coming year. Change is inevitable whether we want it or not. The same is true in business.

The New Age of Business Success: Will Unicorns Survive?

mLevel

How Culture Can Make or Break a Business, The Gap in Unicorn Companies, and The Evolution of Corporate Training. In my early 30’s (many moons ago) I had the privilege of being an Officer for Waffle House.

Rockin’ Responsive Design Strategies

eLearning Brothers

Are you ready to rock your responsive design? John Blackmon, Trivantis CTO joined us at our DevLearn 2017 eLearning Rockstars Stage this October and shared his responsive design knowledge.

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.

GDPR jargon busting cheat sheet

Unicorn Training

Abi and I attended the GDPR Europe ’Roadmap for Marketers’ Conference at 155 Bishopsgate on Tuesday. The day was extremely insightful and provided us with some useful key takeaways, which Abi's talked about in her blog post here.

Everyone’s Talking About It, But Just What is ‘Personalised Learning’?

HT2 Labs

What is 'personalised learning'? What does it mean to you? Take part in our new research survey. The post Everyone’s Talking About It, But Just What is ‘Personalised Learning’? appeared first on HT2 Labs. Personalisation R&D Tech & Trends

3 Reasons to Start Using Video in your Business

Visual Lounge

One of the main selling points for inWhatLanguage is our office culture. We have a mannequin named Milton as our mascot, a basketball hoop out back, a popcorn maker in the kitchen, and we wear bright green pants. Not your typical boring translation agency, right?

Watch Out For Those Seductive Details

The eLearning Coach

A seductive detail is highly interesting to the audience members, but not directly relevant to the instructional goal. How does this impact learning? Cognition

3 Ways to Create a Best in Class Customer Training Plan

Looking to improve your training plan for Q4 and beyond? Download this guide to learn how the right goals, education, and tools can help.

Tell Me a Story: 6 Tips to Create an Effective eLearning Experience

eLearning Brothers

You’ve probably heard it before, “Use a story to involve your learners.” But, do you really know how to construct a narrative to make your training “stick?”

So, what do I really need to know about GDPR?

Unicorn Training

It’s been something of a red-eye start for the Unicorn Marketing Department today, as we fought our way through the early commuters to join the GDPR Europe ’Roadmap for Marketers’ Conference at 155 Bishopsgate.It’s

#AECT17 Conference Contributions

Clark Quinn

So, at the recent AECT 2017 conference, I participated in three ways that are worth noting. I had the honor of participating in two sessions based upon writings I’d contributed, and one based upon my own cogitations. I thought I’d share the thinking. For my own presentation, I shared my efforts to move ‘rapid elearning’ forward.

In this new world of work it’s up to everyone to develop themselves

Jane Hart

There is no longer such a thing as a job for a life – only a life of jobs – and as most organisations only train their people to do their current job – not prepare them for a future job – it’ll be up to everyone to take control of their own … Social learning

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How to Select an LMS for Customer Training

Finding an LMS suitable for customer training can be tough. Check out our guide to learn about some key considerations for selecting a customer education platform.

Don’t Skimp On Discovery @ Point-of-Work

Living in Learning

This post was triggered and complimentary to Bob Mosher’s post on 11/17…an important read that I agree with completely. What I offer today is an attempt to articulate a “Yes and…” in this post. The Critical Skills Analysis (CSA) used in the 5 Moments of Need methodology is extremely essential for distinguishing what can be […].

Knowledge Worker Problem-Solving Approach

The E-Learning Curve

Knowledge working is bound within the organizational context: knowledge workers use their skills and experience to innovate solutions to real-world problems Continue Reading → The post Knowledge Worker Problem-Solving Approach appeared first on E-Learning Curve Blog.

Augmented Reality – A New Dawn of Possibilities in Online Training / eLearning

Adobe Captivate

Augmented Reality – sounds like high-tech si-fi phenomenon. Isn’t it? Every new invention takes its place in our daily lives giving us a similar experience. In the beginning, it astonishes and makes us a passive observant. But as time passes, we start sensing its obvious presence in our environment.

Clear Expectations Improve Measurable ROI for L&D

Actio Learning

Expectations are like looking through the windshield and measurements are like looking in the rearview mirror. Establishing clear expectations makes calculating ROI much easier in a few ways. When the destination is clearly defined, it’s easier to determine what to measure.

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Facilitate Enterprise ROI Through Learning Digitalization

There are two types of costs related to training. For the purposes of this paper, they are categorized as “overt” and “covert” costs. Like their names imply, overt costs are the hard costs associated with the application implementation usually identified and accrued at the project-level and may be capitalized; covert costs are the hidden operating costs that are not listed in the project budgets, but cause a significant impact to the business.

In Real Life: Building Trust from Behind the Scenes by JD Dillon

Learning Solutions Magazine

How do you go about building trust in an audience that may have been disappointed by past L&D offerings? Start by getting. back to the basics. Management Performance Support Training Strategies

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Augmented Intelligence, Not Artificial Intelligence: E-learning’s Game-Changer

Litmos

Artificial intelligence is a term that comes with a lot of baggage, thanks to popular culture. From Asimov to Westworld, machines that act and think like humans are a mainstay in science fiction.

Devlearn 2017: The Future is Here (recap)

Tom Spiglanin

DevLearn 2017 Recap. Through airport security screening, I look for food service near my departure gate. The Chophouse and Brewery it is. I spot the one remaining seat at the bar and squeeze in, order my drink and food, and begin to unwind.

What Happens If There Is a Chip On Your Windshield? Cases of Microlearning Impacts - Tip #158

Vignettes Learning

Monitoring the impacts and contributions of Microlearning is like figuring out how fast you are falling while you are actually falling from the sky. We can only catch glimpses of moments of impacts rather than substantive end-of-the-year “bean counter” ROI studies.

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10 Tips for Selecting an LMS for New Learning Experiences

The right Learning Management System (LMS) can help you provide the new learning experiences - mobile, social and microlearning - needed to increase engagement with your learning programmes. Here are 10 tips to help you select an LMS to provide your learners with new learning experiences.