Affordable Care Act: Training for Compliance

Bottom-Line Performance

In a recent post, we talked about compliance training … and the importance of making it memorable. We showed case studies of various approaches to compliance training for topics like avoiding bloodborne pathogens , evacuating a building and washing hands properly.

Top 35 Articles on eLearning Strategy

Tony Karrer

I’ve been recently working on lots of eLearning strategy consulting engagements and one of my colleagues asked me to provide a set of resources around this topic. I went back and looked at what I had written before on eLearning Strategy and saw that I had said at the time: I've spent several hours this morning trying to find good resources on eLearning Strategy development and particularly looking for examples to use in this post. Strategy eLearning 3.0

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How to revamp your learning model

E-Learning Provocateur

In my articles Online courses must die! and The ILE and the FLE in harmony , I advocate the development of a virtual Informal Learning Environment (ILE) to work in tandem with the Formal Learning Environment (FLE) to support both the learning process and its administration.

Expectations From eLearning Authoring Tools

Upside Learning

I came across this mind map by Cammy Bean which covers nearly all the tools available for creating/authoring eLearning content. She tries to find answers to three simple questions regarding each tools mentioned in the mind map –. For many tools, the answers are as expected.

Top five tips for writing an effective, engaging compliance course

Spicy Learning

Compliance training has a bad reputation for being little more than a box-ticking exercise. But here at Saffron we believe it’s absolutely possible to create effective, engaging training that achieves both competence and compliance. Read on for our top five tips for breaking the mould and delivering gold standard compliance training every time. Avoid the temptation to instruct your learners in what they must and must not do.

The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

Learnnovators

I am not the kind to crystal gaze. I lay no claim to being able to predict the future. Now that my disclaimers are in place, let me explain the premise of the post title and what I intend to discuss in this post. This brings me back to the point I started my post with.

Creating a "Story" as the Foundation for Virtual World Learning Events

Kapp Notes

Good stories shouldn't be relegate to only reading a novel on the beach, use them to promote learning! Storytelling is a powerful instructional tool, stories help learners contextualize information and gives them an experience-base from which they can recall techniques and actions when encountering the same situation at work. With virtual worlds, we can expand the use of storytelling. Something needs to happen to move the story from point A to point B.

E-Learning Award Winners 2010

Clive on Learning

Real learning – let’s not confuse it with completing templated exercises

Performance Learning Productivity

I read a piece written by Kate Graham of e2train on Thursday and it started me thinking about the ‘real learning versus managed learning’ debate. We shouldn’t confuse what L&D/Training departments spend a lot of their time on with real learning.

A panel podcast on compliance training

Good To Great

Good To Great In pursuit of excellence: my view on the world of learning and training Skip to content Home A bit about me ← How to write an award-winning submission Have you done your good deed for the day? Bookmark the permalink. Now off for a swim to relax!

Here Are Ten Rules to Create Engaging Elearning

Rapid eLearning

At the recent ASTD conference, I was asked how to create engaging elearning. If you’ve been reading the Rapid E-Learning Blog for a while, then you know I’ve tackled this subject before. I decided to pull ten ideas that are fundamental to building good elearning courses.

UpsideLMS Sweeps 5 Brandon Hall Excellence In Technology Awards (2010)

Upside Learning

Earlier today, we received emails from Brandon-Hall Group letting us know that our best value LMS – UpsideLMS – has won 5 Brandon Hall Excellence in Technology Awards (2010) awards. Last year, under the same awards, UpsideLMS had won 3 awards (across different categories). The only LMS to have won these many awards. As in the previous year, this year too, UpsideLMS won awards in all the categories it was submitted in. Social Learning Technology.

Online Learning Programs That Ought to be Translated

CommLab India

The Internet is increasingly becoming multilingual. of the global Internet-using population. In fact, the translation industry is expected to grow by 42% between 2010 and 2020, according to an estimate by the U.S Compliance Training.

The role of standards compliance in the elearning marketplace

OpenSesame

I recently joined a discussion in the ELearning Guild’s LinkedIn group with this subject line: “How important is SCORM compliance today? Has anyone decided not to use SCORM when developing content?”

10 Things to Consider Before Your E-Learning Course Goes Live

Rapid eLearning

So, before launching your elearning course, it’s a good idea to have others review it. You want to discover any hidden issues before the big launch. Most of the times you find simple issues like typos or broken links. Keep in mind that we’re at the end of the production process.

2015 Talented Learning LMS Vendor Award Recipients

Talented Learning

Learning management systems didn’t die. Corporate LMSs were invented almost 30 years ago to manage and report on the training and compliance of their employees and contractors. The LMS market started changing after the dot com bust in 2001. eLogic Learning.

Acrobat 9: Office 2010 and Acrobat

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Mankin Microsoft released Office 2010 not long ago and I couldn't wait to see the upgraded suite in action. After playing with the new software for a while, I really liked the way Word 2010 looked and felt. I needed to convert a Word 2010 document into a PDF. I went about the task using my usual process: after saving the Word file, I went to click on the Acrobat tab found in Word 2007 to bring the Acrobat Ribbon forward.

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Closed Captions in Online Videos

Visual Lounge

When I think about closed captions, I’m taken back to my childhood, and the booming declaration by an anonymous narrator during Saturday morning cartoons, “closed captioning for Arthur provided by contributions to your local PBS Station by viewers like you.”

Seven 2017 Learning Trends: Novel or Norm?

Bottom-Line Performance

At the start of a new year – or the end of an old one – we love to read about trends. Articles on trends can be fun reads, but do they really help us see the future? I went back and found a 1998 ATD (then ASTD) State of the Industry report. AI is already in the classroom.

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Workplace learning is like learning a second language

Jane Hart

Blog C4LPT Jane Hart Advice Workshops Social Learning Handbook Resources Contact Slideshare’s World’s Best Presentation Contest 2010: the results are in 24 Tips : and my Tip for 13th December Workplace learning is like learning a second language On December 11, 2010, in Uncategorized , by Jane Hart In a recent comment on my blog I compared learning in the modern day workplace with learning a second language. 

Learning Technologies 2010 – Day 2 Recap

Upside Learning

After having a great first day at the Learning Technologies 2010 I was looking forward to an exciting second day. Apart from the sessions at the conference that I recap below, there was an opportunity to interact with practitioners from the domain.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

This month's #LCBQ is the first with the Big Question Thought Leaders. I'm hoping that others will join the effort. We strongly believe the #LCBQ offers an opportunity to have something online that's like a sophisticated cocktail party. Learning apps.

eLearning Innovation 2010 – Top 30

Tony Karrer

I had an interesting conversation the other day about whether there’s that much new going on in eLearning here in 2010. The general sentiment around the room was that many workplace learning organizations were focused on nuts-and-bolts training, and that there was little innovation. I’m probably not the best judge of whether there’s innovation going on because: People call me when they want to do something innovative. eLearning Technology.

A Few 2010 Training Industry Statistics

Kapp Notes

Every year Training puts out a “state of the industry report&# well worth the read. Here are a few highlights: Average training expenditures per learner in 2010=$1,041. Average hours of training per employee=40.1 (up 32% of training budgets decreased in 2010. 61% of Mandatory or Compliance Training is delivered online. 23% of Executive Development is delivered online.

Developing An eLearning Player?

Upside Learning

An eLearning player is a building block for more conventional [one with back and next for navigation buttons] eLearning courses. What’s an eLearning player? Communication logic to talk to the LMS (standards complaint). that you foresee to be in the final deliverable.

Learning is Not a Hat, and One Size Does Not Fit All

mLevel

How to Adapt Your Learning Strategy to Reach All Learners. When is the last time you took a standardized test? Did you enjoy taking the SAT or ACT? For most (and myself), the answer is no. The likelihood of success on that endeavor would be less than zero.

The BIG Debate: Can Rapid eLearning Ever Be Truly Engaging?

Rob Hubbard

There are now a number of ‘rapid’ elearning authoring tools that enable ‘anyone’ to author elearning content. But only in the same way that word processing software enables anyone to write a book. However there is a lot more to it than buying the software and reading the manual.

MOVING to a NEW LOCATION

Kapp Notes

I've met great people through blogging, increased my own personal learning tenfold, stirred up some controversy a few times and enjoyed sharing some of my knowledge with others. I've been blogging at Blogger since 2006, it is hard to believe that I have been blogging for so long.

Learning Delivery: E-Learning and Mobile Gaining Ground

CLO Magazine

Two years ago, CLOs reported for the first time that self-paced and instructor-led e-learning courses were used more often than classroom-based instruction content and tools continue to evolve. This year’s research shows e-learning overall is used more often than classroom training.

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Bottom-Line Performance Wins Two Horizon Interactive Awards in Partnership with Roche Diagnostics

Bottom-Line Performance

Bottom-Line Performance (BLP) is the proud recipient of two “Silver” awards in the 2014 Horizon Interactive Awards competition. The competition recognizes and awards the best web sites, videos, online advertising, print media and mobile applications.

LMS Solution for Simple Partner Compliance Training

Tony Karrer

Thus, they need to be able to report back out who’s completed the courses. It worries me just a bit that I might be missing something important that will turn into a Learning Management Systems (LMS) Selection Gotcha ? Fast Selection And while this wasn’t the basis for the post One Week to Select an LMS – No Way , it’s a situation where I’m not seeing the need to spend a lot of time going into a detailed selection process. eLearning Technology.

Managing Learning?

Performance Learning Productivity

Learning can only be managed by the individual in whose head the learning is occurring. But they can’t manage the learning process for you. Andy was not dismissing the need for LMSs out-of-hand. Of course we will need technology to support learning.

Bob Mosher: Performance Support and Learning at the Moment of Need #ls2010

Learning Visions

My live blogged notes from eLearning Foundations Intensive with Bob Mosher. J.I.T. = “just in time” – the acronym was born in 1992. What does this mean to the learner? they expect it, informal, interruption, necessary eLearning invented J.I.T. Once eLearning came along, learners starting asking for help! Contextual learning. The promise of JIT and the reality as it played out in the 90s. What is a holistic learning ecosystem?

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