Quality Assurance: Fine-Tuning Your eLearning to Be Its Best

Association eLearning

Quality assurance, or QA as it is better known, is a vastly important yet surprisingly underappreciated aspect of eLearning. In this series of blog posts, we’ll explore how vital QA is to the success of your learners, your product, and your business. Chapter 1: The Basics.

TOPYX Topics – Social Learning Newsletter – July 2016

TOPYX LMS

Interactyx: A 2016 Florida Company to Watch Finalist. Interactyx, the developer of TOPYX® learning management system (LMS), is headquartered in Bonita Springs, FL and has been named a finalist for the 2016 Florida Companies to Watch™ by GrowFL. GrowFL Company to Watch.

Top 3 Reasons Your eLearning Needs Quality Assurance

eLearning Brothers

To address a drop in the quality of products being produced , full-time inspectors were employed to identify and correct any product quality failures. Software companies have entire teams devoted to quality assurance; that may not be a reality within your eLearning team.

mLevel to Present at Venture Atlanta 2016

mLevel

mLevel announced today it has been selected to present at Venture Atlanta 2016, the South’s premier event for connecting technology innovation and investment capital. The 32 early and venture stage companies were chosen from a large pool of applicants and will represent the region’s most innovative tech businesses. The 32 companies that made the final roster for 2016 represent some of the highest quality businesses the conference has ever showcased.”.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

investment if businesses are to enrich engagement. invest time and money in high-quality video. As a busy L&D professional, you want to spend more. In 2016, Google reported that the number. learning on business outcomes. true business impact.

3 Ways to Kickstart Your Product Launch with Quality Content

Inkling

Your thorough market analysis led to a comprehensive business strategy, followed by a rock-solid marketing plan. The post 3 Ways to Kickstart Your Product Launch with Quality Content appeared first on Inkling. A new product launch is a very exciting time. Countless members within your organization have slaved over months—maybe even years—gearing up for this pivotal moment.

Why an LMS is a Safe Business Investment

TOPYX LMS

There are certain things most business owners consider to be safe investments, including web space, insurance, marketing, and professional accounting. Organizational leaders want to properly steward business income by only investing in what they know will pay them back in the long run.

Ensuring Quality in E-learning Design and Development: Free eBook

CommLab India

Organizations are increasingly using e-learning to achieve their business goals given its myriad benefits. To achieve this, we need to have checks in place at each step to assure quality. Quality measures at each stage of the process. Learning Technology eLearning quality

The Training Industry 2016 Content Development Companies Watch List

eLearning Brothers

Each company was selected by TrainingIndustry.com based on their industry visibility, versatility, growth, depth and breadth of subject matter expertise, quality of clients, and geographic reach. The course was designed to give learners the essential knowledge necessary to succeed in business.

mLevel to Present at Venture Atlanta 2016

mLevel

mLevel announced today it has been selected to present at Venture Atlanta 2016, the South’s premier event for connecting technology innovation and investment capital. The post mLevel to Present at Venture Atlanta 2016 appeared first on mLevel.

State of the Front-Line Manager

BUSINESS • • • • • •. •. •. What’s the business case for focusing on front-line. on quality content.” xxii “Global Human Capital Trends 2016: The New Organization: Different by. Kineo helps the world’s leading businesses improve performance through learning.

Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016

Clark Quinn

It’s that time again: Jane Hart is running her 2016 (and 10th!) It’s often a gateway to Wikipedia, which I heavily rely on, but a number of times I find other sources that are equally valuable, such as research or practice sites that have some quality inputs. Facebook is also a way I stay in touch with friends and colleagues (those colleagues that I also consider friends; Facebook is more a personal learning tool than a business tool for me).

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4 Big Takeaways From #FocusOnLearn 2016

Axonify

The ubiquity of video in everyday life has largely shifted our feelings on production quality. It certainly has been a busy 3 weeks of L&D industry activity between #FocusOnLearn and #ATD2016. The post 4 Big Takeaways From #FocusOnLearn 2016 appeared first on Axonify.

Elearning market trends 2016: Get the right tools for blended learning

Docebo

Learning technology can power business results, but only with the right tools for the job. A recent study by learning technology analyst Brandon Hall Group shows widespread dissatisfaction with learning management systems, despite proven positive business results. Organizations polled were frustrated with the lack of quality and variety of learning technology functionalities.

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Tackling the Quality Leadership Challenge

CLO Magazine

Studies show organizations do not have the global leaders needed to keep up with the speed of business, nor are they satisfied with the quality of their leaders. In short, they do not have current leadership or the bench strength to meet future business needs.

Top eLearning reads: October 2016

LearnUpon

5 Questions to ask yourself before finding someone to build your eLearning courses: Outsourcing your course development can be a wonderful or arduous experience depending on the quality of the person or team you identify. We are busy creating helpful eBooks ourselves at the moment.

2016 LMS Market Trends, Observations and Predictions

Talented Learning

The 2016 LMS market is not what you think. We ask them all about business drivers, trends, market opportunities, use cases, demand, competition and measurable successes. 9 – Four Main Types of LMS in 2016. In 2016, it is not so simple.

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

Our 2016 eLearning predictions set in terms of Gartner’s hype cycle. The New York Times, an early booster of the prominent MOOC platforms, has recently turned a more critical eye to MOOCs, reporting on their low completion rates and uncertain business models.

How to Soundproof a Room for Quality Voice Overs

TechSmith Camtasia

Nothing kills a video like poor audio quality. Beyond seeming unprofessional, poor audio quality makes it difficult for your viewers to understand the video. As you might imagine, sound bouncing back and forth across a room doesn’t make for the highest quality audio.

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Congratulations to the finalists of the 2016 Moxie Awards!

mLevel

We have the highest-rated delivery food experience in Chicago, consistently delivering the most delicious meals faster than anyone (we’ve averaged 13 minutes per delivery since launch), with the best customer service in the business. Recap from: Built In Chicago News Article. 14 winners.

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4 Big Takeaways From #FocusOnLearn 2016

Axonify

The ubiquity of video in everyday life has largely shifted our feelings on production quality. It certainly has been a busy 3 weeks of L&D industry activity between #FocusOnLearn and #ATD2016. The post 4 Big Takeaways From #FocusOnLearn 2016 appeared first on Axonify. The FocusOn Learning Conference , held last week in Austin, Texas, is a new learning and performance industry event hosted by the eLearning Guild.

Summer Learning Playlist 2016

OpenSesame

The 2016 summer learning playlist is finally here! Each course was handpicked based on quality, easiness to understand, and usefulness. Business Dining Etiquette ” - Advancing With Style. Whether it be an important business dinner with clients or a casual dinner outing with your family, it is always great to have proper dining etiquette. Excel 2016 series ” - Atomic Training.

16 Metrics of Healthy Customer Service-Oriented Businesses: Part One

Inkling

Duly inspired, we have compiled our own list of metrics that define a healthy customer service-oriented business. Categorized by operational excellence and employee productivity, these first five indicators of a healthy QSR will arm managers, business owners, and their staff with a framework to run their business operations more efficiently. Decreasing labor costs below the 30% of total expense average can also enable QSR leadership to invest savings back into the business.

A Look Back At DevLearn 2016 – Some Session Takeaways

LearnUpon

This will help drive you towards the metrics you need and make sure your learning problems and business problems are aligned. Be aware of data quality – assess the data, is it consistent, is there missing data, is there duplicate data, is the data coherent, etc.

2 Ways to Take Care of Business in Captivate

eLearning Brothers

It can sometimes be difficult to make sure that your eLearning course’s visuals and design measure up to the quality training content you or your instructional designer spent long hours to perfect. How’s that for taking care of business!?

OpenSesame Announces Training Jam in Portland, Oregon April 22-24, 2016

OpenSesame

Approximately 40 game developers will be given their choice of 5 training topics that are relevant to today’s business needs, and over the course of a weekend work to create a new and unique approach to knowledge communication.

3 Things We Can All Learn From the 2016 Presidential Election

CLO Magazine

I’m a sucker for the wise things people say in public places, and while the father’s admonishment to his son that evening at the train station was meant literally — essentially, get your butt down the escalator, please — it resurfaced for me as the 2016 presidential election results came in.

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Developers’ Perspective – Re:Develop 2016

Unicorn Training

Her points on different points of view when it comes to developing a solution was a relatable one - most developers can agree that they've found themselves debating the quality of their own or other people's work even on a daily basis! But which one is correct for the business?

TalentLMS rakes in awards – 2016 edition

TalentLMS

“ We are offering live, blended and on-line trainings for managers and business analysts (courses: EU project management, Business Process Management, Social Responsibility Management,…). ” Tomislav Rozman, Entrepreneur, expert in Business Process Management and IT.

The 7 Ingredients of Successful Training Companies

Administrate

Despite the wide range of training on offer, we often notice commonality in how successful training companies deliver quality training. These tried and tested methodologies, well-refined processes and approaches to business form a definite recipe for success. Read More Published on July 13, 2016. We encounter a lot of different training companies within a variety of industries at Administrate.

2016 – 9 Trends on the eLearning Landscape

TalentLMS

Learners are being motivated and engaged through gamification well into 2016. Gamification is still the hot eLearning trend in 2016! Gamification is still the hot eLearning trend in 2016! No business is complete without a mobile app version of the website.

Too Much Tech! 5 Reasons One System is Better than Many

Administrate

We understand that teaching transcends technology and while software assists in the management of your training, the success of your business or training department ultimately rests upon the quality of training you deliver. That said, the selection of the technology that sits behind your training operation is pivotal in determining how successful you Read More Published on August 4, 2016.

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How to Get the Greatest ROI from eLearning

TOPYX LMS

Whether it’s an investment in oneself, a business, another person, or a product, a quality return is always desired. These costs should be planned for so as not to take business owners off guard when and if they arise.

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Open 24/7: get quality new courses anytime with TalentLMS’ Marketplace

TalentLMS

To put some numbers behind these claims, the TalentLMS Marketplace catalog , initially populated by 20 high quality courses from our Australia-based partners Skills Maintenance, now boasts over 240 courses.

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

Our 2016 eLearning predictions set in terms of Gartner’s hype cycle. The New York Times, an early booster of the prominent MOOC platforms, has recently turned a more critical eye to MOOCs, reporting on their low completion rates and uncertain business models.