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Better Inform Your Training Evaluation (Part One)

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Our community is filled with passionate and educated individuals who are true examples of problem solvers. It is without question that training employees is incredibly important to the business function and future of the organization as a whole. Corporate Training xAPI learning insights

The Ultimate xAPI Beginner’s Guide

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Throughout the years, we’ve spoken with clients and prospects who have come from a variety of backgrounds when it comes to their understanding of the Experience API (xAPI). The knowledge we’ve seen ranges from knowing almost nothing about xAPI, but … Read More. The post The Ultimate xAPI Beginner’s Guide appeared first on Riptide Learning Blog.

3 Types of Learning Analytics – An Introduction

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Using analytics for learning and development is quickly gaining traction in usage and popularity. This is especially true for large and enterprise organizations. Having the ability to gain data and meaningful insights from learning activities helps organizations improve not only … Read More. The post 3 Types of Learning Analytics – An Introduction appeared first on Riptide Elements. Learning Analytics key performance indicators learning analytics

What Is A Learning Record Store (LRS)?

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Tim is an Chief Learning Officer at an enterprise corporation. Last year, he designed and implemented a new eLearning courseware program enabled by a Learning Record Store. An executive meeting was scheduled for today, and Tim was excited to present the results from his new learning program.

Training for Lead Generation, Customer Onboarding and Support

Customer lifecycle training gives customers the knowledge and tools they need to be successful. As customer success and satisfaction grows, so does retention and repeat business. This eBook can help training teams improve or expand their customer training programs.

What’s the Current Job Market for Learning Analytics Professionals?

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A giant is awakening in the world of learning analytics and data science. As technology like machine learning matures, and the organizational demand for big data skills continues to flourish, learning analytics professionals with skills in big data and data science will be a needed-asset to any data-driven learning & development function. learning analytics

Who Else Wants World-Class Training Based On Business Goals?

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The path you take on a journey determines whether or not you’ll reach the destination. There are “multiple roads to Rome” but some of these roads are more laden with obstacles and challenges than the others

xAPI vs SCORM – Which is Better?

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By the time you’re done reading this, you’ll be able to clearly articulate the differences when it comes to xAPI vs SCORM. One of the most critical pieces of information to understand when addressing these two specifications is that xAPI … Read More. The post xAPI vs SCORM – Which is Better? appeared first on Riptide Elements. xAPI SCORM xapi

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What Everyone Should Know About Evaluating Learning Knowledge Transfer

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There’s a cliché saying that knowledge is power. And if that’s true, are your learning and development efforts empowering people with knowledge that impacts behavior and performance

What is SCORM? A Simple Explanation

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In its most basic form, SCORM is a collection of technical standards and specifications for e-learning. It stands for Sharable Content Object Reference Model and was originally designed to enable interoperability between types of e-learning content on LMSs. What is … Read More. The post What is SCORM? A Simple Explanation appeared first on Riptide Learning Blog. Corporate Training corporate training e-learning learning technology

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6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.

The 3 Levels of Gamification for Corporate Learning

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The thinking of “gamifying” learning and learning content has been a buzz topic in recent years. For some, gamification means taking pieces of learning content, or learning topics, and turning them into games where users can “Learn by Playing.”

3 Steps In Getting Buy-in For Corporate Learning Technology

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Like any business function, whether it be accounting, marketing, business development, or sales, it’s important to stay on the cutting-edge of the skills and tools you need to successfully do your job

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How To Begin Measuring Learning By Design

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This may or may not surprise you - but there is a disconnect when it comes to business managers requesting training, and training professionals actually delivering the training. Elearning

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Meaningful Business KPIs for Learning and Development

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Key performance indicators (KPIs) run the business world. Whether you’re measuring sales, cost, time, or something else, the closer that these KPIs come to impacting the business, the more valuable they are to key stakeholders. This is an important consideration … Read More. The post Meaningful Business KPIs for Learning and Development appeared first on Riptide Learning Blog. Corporate Training key performance indicators

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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.

Here’s How To Build The Best Surveys To Predict Learning’s Impact on Performance

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Can you forecast training and development’s impact on performance? You sure can! There’s data available that predicts the amount of change in performance you can expect because of training

The Secret To Measure Employee Behavior & Performance From Learning Data

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Behavior and performance evaluation is arguably one of the most difficult things to measure from training.

4 Steps to Get Started with Competency Based Training

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To what depth do you track user’s abilities to use a software, or learn a skill in digital learning? Some organizations track completions and/or scores to “check the box” on a competency or skill. competency based training

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Why xAPI Data, Information, And Insights Are Not The Same

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Data and analytics have been a hot topic. Not just in the Learning & Development industry, but other industries as well.

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There’s Not a Skills Gap in the U.S… or Is There?

Your search for the perfect candidate has resulted in zero perfectly skilled applicants. What’s going on? Enter… the skills gap. This report, ‘The Employment Skills Gap and What To Do About It,' breaks down the issue with solutions you can apply now.

How To Design and Adopt a Blended Learning Program

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Learning is continuously transforming, and the concept of “lifelong learning” has been around for awhile now. It is becoming an outdated idea to only think of training as something you ship your employees away to (which costs valuable time, and money). blended learning

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5 Ways eLearning Will Impact Your Organization

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With the constant rise of technology, many businesses have tossed the traditional pen-to-paper means of training to the side and adopted modern eLearning concepts. Elearning Adaptive Learning

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How To Capture Informal Learning Data to Tell The Complete Learning Story

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Before we begin our dive into informal learning, it’s important to baseline that learning is happening everywhere. We’ll explore exactly what this means in a minute, but learning does not simply happen within an LMS or Sharepoint portal. informal learning learning data

Better Inform Your Training Evaluation (Part Two)

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As you read this post, remember that learning technology is in a good position - enterprise giants and many social media platforms use activity streams and a format similar to the Actor, Verb, Object structure of the Experience API (xAPI) for evaluation. Adaptive Learning learning insights

Custom eLearning: What to Consider as an L&D Manager

A custom eLearning project is an exciting opportunity, but any L&D Manager will also tell you it can be challenging. Inno-versity shares 5 points to consider before kicking off your project. These concepts are critical to addressing the most common pain points which, IF addressed, will ensure success.

Training Employees on New Software - What's the Best Way?

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Asking employees to learn a new software can be a tricky ordeal. Depending on the software complexity, employees may not be thrilled to take time out of their daily grind to learn a new set of tools to do their job. Corporate Training Waypoints

[Infographic] The Learning Analytics Crawl, Walk, Run Methodology

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The Ever-Changing Role of The Chief Learning Officer (CLO)

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Like most professional jobs go - as the world evolves, so do job responsibilities. The same is true for the role of the Chief Learning Officer (and similar titles). chief learning officer CLO

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8 Resources That Will Help You Learn About xAPI

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Are you trying to figure out what xAPI is all about and what it means for your organization? You’re not alone!

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A New Segmentation Model for Customer Onboarding

A great customer onboarding program is a proactive and meaningful way to make a lasting impact on customer engagement, retention, and expansion. In this eBook, Skilljar will show you a new framework for building a customer onboarding program, including how to segment users and drive long-term value and retention through education.

2 New Year's Resolutions for L&D in 2018

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2018 is here and with the New Year comes the opportunity for fresh starts.or does it? The truth is, any point in the year is a good time to press your “reset” button and put your best foot forward. Mentally, the New Year just makes this easier to do (and a fresh budget doesn’t hurt

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An Introduction to Big Data for Learning and Development

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We love big data - especially for the Learning function. You may have wondered what big data entails, and how it can aid you in your day-to-day job. Or maybe you’re already using it! Big Data Learning and Development xAPI

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3 Critical Takeaways from Learning Technologies 2018 in London

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As we returned from London, we reflected on the conference, the people we met, and the lessons we learned. There were many talented speakers who showed up to share their industry knowledge and professionals in the space voicing their thoughts on pertinent industry topics

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The Value of xAPI in High-Consequence Industries

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The excitement around xAPI has grown steadily in the Learning and Development community. The xAPI specification provides learning practitioners a never-before seen view into student behaviors and a common language to tie those behaviors to performance on the job. Unfortunately, … Read More. The post The Value of xAPI in High-Consequence Industries appeared first on Riptide Elements. xAPI Guest post

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Monetizing Customer Education: Free, Fee, and Everything In Between

Some of the best customer education programs monetize customer training to help offset program costs, fuel new initiatives, and enable additional investment in your programs. In this webinar, Skilljar will discuss the free-to-fee continuum and share best practices for developing a pricing and packaging strategy for your education offers.

From Around The Web: 6 Interesting Infographics on xAPI

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What better way to learn about xAPI than from an infographic? We’ve compiled this list of infographics that we thought were great and did a good job of explaining xAPI! Enjoy! Click on each to expand the photo.

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