Talking eLearning ROI

Web Courseworks

Talking eLearning ROI shouldn’t be an intimidating process. If you want to sell eLearning ROI for your grand vision, you need to support your pitch with sensible projections and multi-year estimates to put the financial decision makers at ease.

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5 Non-Financial ROIs of MOOCs

Your Training Edge

Often when we talk about the ROIs of any type of training, we focus on things that can be easily monetized. However, not all ROIs of training can easily be boiled down to dollars and cents. Here are five non-financial ROIs of using MOOCs for your corporate training and development.

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2010 Predictions - Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

January's Big Question at the Learning Circuits blog asks for our 2010 predictions. Those corporate training departments that moved so much training online in a haste to cut costs will recognize the ROI of quality classroom training. Tablets will be very popular in 2010 and eventually some will add ability to effectively display reader friendly book text. So, here we go; m-Learning continues to grow.

Calculating The ROI of L & D!

Your Training Edge

The Return On Investment (ROI) analysis is thus an important factor when a company is considering training. Fortunately, there are some ways in which one can begin to perform an ROI analysis on training. Measuring and calculating ROI on training may be difficult, but it is not impossible. With the correct effort at the right time, one can actually increase ROI along with calculating it as accurately as possible. He has been serving the company since 2010.

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Analyzing the ROI of Social Media in Training | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

In “ 3 Benefit Measures – The ROI of Internal Social Media Networks ”, Kaplan demonstrates, with reference to a number of recent studies, that internal social media really does bring big dividends in terms of, well, dividends.

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Who are Instructional Designers? The existential dilemma.

ID Reflections

This comprise: Organizational gap analysis Strategic needs analysis Performance and task analysis Understanding the ROI Target audience analysis (psychographics, demographics, etc.)

HPT and Social Learning: David Wilkins via Skype #ISPI -Sharing some key points.

ID Reflections

What is the philosophy in your Enterprise about using ROI, ROA, EVA, etc.? When you suggest/ask the Enterprise for funds for Training - do you look at both First and Life Cycle costs in the ROI forecast?

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7 Things About eLearning Your CEO/Executive Director Wants to Know

Association eLearning

3: What is the projected ROI? If you’re not sure how to project your ROI, try using an ROI calculator. You’ve decided that it’s time to move your courses online. Membership numbers seem stagnant and renewals are decreasing.

Top 10 LMS/LCMS Trends and Forecasts

eLearning 24-7

Companies are increasingly seeking true ROI on these systems and some canned reports do not deliver the slicing and dicing of data needed. I conducted a survey, which found that 45% of companies planned to incorporate social learning into their LMS/LCMS by the end of 2010. From Pew Research Center 2010. The biggest users of social media – and not going away any time soon is people in their 20′s (Pew, July 2010).

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Blog Book Tour: Social Media for Trainers--stop #9

ID Reflections

Imagine the ROI in this case. #SoMe for Trainers: Beating the Forgetting Curve This is the 9th stop of the Blog Book Tour for Jane Bozarth's new book, S ocial Media for Trainers.

ROI Issues Addressed at Blogworld same for eLearning

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Amplify’d from www.thesocialpath.com ROI is clouding our ability to appreciate good ideas. Focusing primarily on cost also confuses success with value, which is just part of the whole. Ideally, you’d have great success with minimal cost. But it’s also possible to have great success at great cost, which military types call a Pyrrhic victory and marketing types call “a good Super Bowl ad.&# Read more at www.thesocialpath.com See this Amp at [link

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Count What Counts

The Peformance Improvement

ROI, market share, profit margin, cost savings, EPS, P/E ratio, EBITDA, and employee job satisfaction are common measures in business organizations today. Are we measuring what really matters in organizations?

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L&D – today and tomorrow

Spark Your Interest

I recently read a couple of things from our UK friends which I found interesting. I took a little time to read and compare, as I find that this is a great way for me to think a little deeper. [note to self - is this a learning principle/theory to explore?

Will Mobile Apps Change Training Forever?

Upside Learning

Evidently, the management believes the advantage of a performance support initiative is immediate, and promises better ROI. Technology around us is evolving at a rapid pace and is in turn affecting a speedy evolution of learning technology.

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EVER TRIED TO HIT A MOVING TARGET AT TWENTY PACES WITH A COLT 45?

Performance Learning Productivity

It found that managers are more interested in Return on Expectation (ROE) than Return on Investment (ROI) figures from the L&D department. In the movies, the marshal steps out from behind the big rock, draws his Colt.45

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Three Ways to Use Mobile Devices in Workplace Learning

Upside Learning

Many an attempt at proving the ROI of training programs have been misplaced financial calculations at best, as they don’t really take into account the real impact a training program makes in contributing to business performance.

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Five Project Management Maxims We All Know (But Often Forget)

Dashe & Thomson

Five Project Management Maxims We All Know (But Often Forget.

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Social media: It’s not about the technology!

E-Learning Provocateur

To achieve the critical mass of users and ongoing participation rate required for ROI, you need to adopt a complementary top-down approach. As an enterprise, Acme Corporation is “dipping its toes&# into social media.

Answering Some Virtual World Questions

Kapp Notes

How do you clearly show ROI of VWs to stakeholders/potential clients? You can also use case studies form other organizations to show that organizations do receive value and ROI from 3D virtual world implementations. Below are some interview questions I was asked the other day. I ran out of time and promised to post them on my blog. Metrics are key, love to hear more about that.

The $2 Whiteboard Shows Power of Peer-to-Peer Learning | Social.

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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. Here’s a picture! 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. We equated availability with relevance. Anytime, anywhere”. But J.I.T. doesn’t equate with relevance, because it’s often not targeted. Once eLearning came along, learners starting asking for help! Contextual learning.

The Temporary Staffing Revolution | Social Learning Blog

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS The Temporary Staffing Revolution by Paul on December 28, 2010 in Temporary staffing A few weeks ago, I grabbed coffee with a long-time family friend that happens to be a training developer.

The Great Survey Completion Rate Dilemma Solved (Maybe) | Social.

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The Great Survey Completion Rate Dilemma Solved (Maybe)

Dashe & Thomson

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Should Loyalty Be the New Measure of Training ROI

Training Industry

Josh Bersin captured the spirit of the latter shortcoming in a 2010 study on modern measurement, which concluded that training measurement initiatives needed to expand. Jack and Patti Phillips of the ROI Institute argue that training organizations that don't have an extensive measurement and evaluation system are likely to see a reduction or elimination of their budget. There’s little debate that calculating the business impact of training programs is a difficult task.

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Hey, That's Social Learning!

Dashe & Thomson

by Jolene on December 14, 2010 in social learning Recently I witnessed a fabulous and fascinating display of social learning – a high school chamber music concert.

Hey, That's Social Learning! | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

by Jolene on December 14, 2010 in social learning Recently I witnessed a fabulous and fascinating display of social learning – a high school chamber music concert.

If Wikis Work for National Security, They Can Work For the Rest of.

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If Wikis Work for National Security, They Can Work For the Rest of Us

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Why eLearning Development Ratios Can be Hazardous to Your Career

Dashe & Thomson

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Why eLearning Development Ratios Can be Hazardous to Your Career.

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A Lot Happening in the 3D Space

Kapp Notes

Linden Labs, makers of Second Life, announce the list of the Top Ten: 2010 Linden Prize Finalists. Stronger ROI. Last week a lot of 3D news occurred, here is a round up of some of the highlights: I stopped by the ASTD booth of Digitell, Inc. and met James A. Parker, the President, who said his booth was buzzing the entire conference and a lot of people were interested in 3D webinars.

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Jeffrey Gitomer's Reciprocation: The Old Give and Take…and Take.

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Jeffrey Gitomer’s Reciprocation: The Old Give and Take…and Take by Paul on December 10, 2010 in sales Pay every debt as if God wrote the bill.

Jeffrey Gitomer's Reciprocation: The Old Give and Take…and Take

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Jeffrey Gitomer’s Reciprocation: The Old Give and Take…and Take by Paul on December 10, 2010 in sales Pay every debt as if God wrote the bill.

5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Customer Base

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Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS 5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Customer Base by Paul on September 22, 2010 in customer service , sales A key driver of your company’s value is the aggregate value of your customer base.

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Training vs. Learning and the Role of Mobile Devices | Social.

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