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Objections to Stories for Learning

Experiencing eLearning

“Not everyone can be a storyteller.” ” “Stories are a waste of learners’ time.” ” “Stories don’t work for all kinds of training.” ” Have you heard any of these objections?

The 3 Most Powerful Ways to Monetize Corporate Training

mLevel

How microlearning has evolved traditional corporate training efforts. Opportunities for professional development is a critical consideration for many employees and job seekers, especially those who are concerned with advancing their career.

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Omni-channel is an opportunity for L&D to renew its business value

Axonify

Amazon is buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion. This may seem like a bit of a surprise given that the last 6-8 months have seen a sharp decline in the retail marketplace as dozens of retailers have begun to scale back their store numbers. Whole Foods has had its own share of challenges as its once-differentiating organic product options become increasingly mainstream.

Liza Donnelly #FocusOnLearn Keynote Mindmap

Clark Quinn

Liza Donnelly opened the FocusOn Learn conference with stories from her career as a cartoonist. With a very personal and compelling story illustrated by her cartoons and some live drawing, she unpacked creativity and innovation.

[New eBook] Training for a Millennial Audience

Want to keep your training relevant for modern learners? Download this guide and learn key strategies to engage with Millennials in your customer training program.

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New Video Course Progression Feature!

LearnDash

76.2% of LearnDash powered courses contain video. This update will make the learner experience even better! In early May of this year we administered a “content mix” poll to see what kind of content you had in your courses. The results were clear: video was used in some capacity 76.2%

The Effective Use of LMS Software for Safety Compliance

G-Cube

Managing safety at the workplace requires a balance between the compliance measures to be taken and an understanding of work expectations from the team. Today, compliance training has become the need for many organizations, to reduce the legal risks involved during work.

Stretching Your Virtual Leadership Skills

InSync Training

Next month, we welcome Mary Kingsley to our guest BYTE speaker roster. As a preview for her upcoming July 11th BYTE session, Inspiring a Global Virtual Team , read on to discover how you can expand your leadership skills to accomodate a modern workforce.

Caught Between Recruiting and Development

CLO Magazine

The U.S. government scanned job posting sites such as Monster and CareerBuilder and identified more than 43,000 job titles companies are seeking to fill. As of Jan. 10, 2017, the Department of Labor reported 5.5 million job openings in the U.S. economy.

Take Charge of your eLearning environment

Learn how to maximize the impact of your learning by aligning to the goals of your organization, how to establish a learning culture with gamification including leaderboards and badges. Discover a learning content management system that is both powerful and easy to configure and manage.

Egg-cellent Team Building Challenge

ej4 eLearning

Last week ej4 held our all-employee meeting in our Kansas City office. The mid-year meeting is all about recharging our batteries and giving the St. Louis and Kansas City offices a chance to reconnect and bond in person.

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Blended Learning is Splendid Learning

Growth Engineering

What is Blended Learning. Blended education. Flipping the classroom. Hybrid education. Whatever you want to call it, the definition of blended learning is easy to grasp – it combines online learning and face-to-face training to get the best of both worlds.

6 Advantages of Training Simulations in the Workplace

Designing Digitally

The majority of those entering the workforce today have a natural aptitude for technology. The use of computers, smartphones, and tablets is the norm for them. Many expect that their transition to the workplace will involve digital components and they’re quite comfortable with that

We’re Hiring! Rails Developer (Dublin)

LearnUpon

LearnUpon is a cloud based software company headquartered in Dublin, Ireland with offices in Sydney, New York and Belgrade. LearnUpon is designed for organizations looking to distribute their courses and track their training quickly and easily at scale.

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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.

7 Ways to Create a Coaching Culture

CLO Magazine

By Gregg Thompson. I magine your organization with a culture of coaching, where every interaction is an opportunity to learn, gain insight and increase performance. Nothing compares to coaching when it comes to helping people perform at their best.

The 10 most important work skills for 2020

Jane Hart

This infographic was produced by Top10OnlineColleges.org and shows the 6 drivers for change as well as the 10 most important work skills for 2020. Social learning

How I’ve Successfully Launched an LMS-Based Project [IT Corporate Training Case]

JoomlaLMS

We continue sharing stories of online entrepreneurs who became successful online courses providers.

Disaster Preparation and Training Have Something in Common

Association eLearning

Disaster preparation and training often suffer from the same unfortunate flaw. You’re supposed to have them in place and ready to go for when they’re needed. That means they should be planned for in advance, not at the last minute. But how many people or organizations actually do that?

Learning Insights Guide 2017: Progress with Purpose

Navigating the ever-changing world of eLearning can be a challenge, but many people are finding a way to manage it, as well as a clear path forward. With Learning Insights, you can develop an even clearer sense of purpose, taking your vision to reality.

What will the future of workplace learning look like?

Matrix

The way we live, work and learn is changing faster than ever before. Technology has made possible some things in the workplace that people from 20 years ago could only dream about. Technology keeps advancing and it shows no sign of stopping. It’s actually accelerating towards the future.

Putting the Emphasis on Articulate Storyline Animations

eLearning Brothers

We all love Articulate Storyline, but one of the few features missing is the ability to create “emphasis” animations. Storyline provides tons of options for Entrance and Exit animations. But what if you need to draw the learner’s attention to an object in between entrance and exit?

The Five Laws of Organizational Transformation

Learning Wire

Every organization I visit struggles with organizational change. Every. Single. No matter where I go, people ask me the same questions everywhere: – “How do we scale agility to large organizations?” ” – “How do we stay agile when we’re growing very fast?”

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In Real Life: Everyone Has an Opinion on Learning by JD Dillon

Learning Solutions Magazine

Everyone has an opinion on learning—from how it works best for them to what their organization needs. L&D must navigate and influence these opinions to execute their identified right-fit strategies. Design Strategies Management Training Strategies

[eBook] How to Market Customer Training

Want to increase awareness of your course offerings? Download this guide and learn how to keep your content at the top of students' minds using email marketing, social channels and other effective strategies.

5 Ways We Use the Blur Tool in Our Screen Captures

Visual Lounge

Capturing images of your screen is a great way to share information. But, what happens when there’s something in the screenshot you don’t want to share? Meet the blur tool. Once you start using screenshots , they form a helpful routine that makes it easy to be clear and concise.

The Research is in (Again): Business Leaders Expect Results from L & D (Still).

Actio Learning

The LinkedIn Learning Solutions 2017 Workplace Learning Report joins a chorus of research reflecting an expectations and results gap between L & D and the business. Page 12 from 2017 Workplace Learning Report by LinkedIn Learning Solutions. Who else is in the chorus?

Time is Money: Use a Soft Skills Course to Teach Time Management

eLearning Brothers

It’s often said that “time is money” and that’s true in few different ways. For one, it can mean that time wasted is that much less money you can earn. But another way time and money intertwine is that they both require budgeting.

Will Artificial Intelligence bring real smarts to eLearning?

eFront

Intelligence seems to be making a comeback. No, we’re not talking about human intelligence — that one is still out of fashion if we’re to judge from the news. Rather, it’s Artificial Intelligence that appears to be back from its long hiatus, and this time it looks as if it’s here for good.

The complete eLearning journey

As an eLearning designer wouldn’t it be great if you could take charge of your eLearning environment right from storyboarding your ideas to generating responsive eLearning courses to being able to effectively deploy and track your learners’ performance?