Learning Data: The real definition and how you can prove business impact


What is learning data? Based on that definition, what learning data are you currently using? If you’re like most learning organizations, you’re currently tracking metrics such as: Online course completions. Does this data show that people learned from your training? But none of this means they actually learned anything. Modern learning metrics. This will help you directly correlate learning activity with changes in other metrics.

7 steps to getting started with microlearning


But, in my experience, there’s typically one BIG barrier in the way when you want to change the way you train employees: school. They now have a vision for how learning should work embedded in their minds. It should look like school, where there is a dedicated place and time to learn.

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How chatbots can revolutionize your workplace and boost your productivity

Your Training Edge

That’s a question a lot of companies are asking. That’s the big question. It will reduce the mundane questions. The vast majority of questions that customers have are the same ones. Even better, they’ll have more time to answer these questions correctly and deeply.

Hiring Design Agency VS Hiring Freelance Graphic Designer: What Should You Choose

Your Training Edge

No man can learn everything about everything. In this case, a graphic designer’s professional limitations could become a big obstacle. Once you figure it out, it will be much easier to answer the big question – should I choose a graphic design freelancer or an agency?

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Can Soft Skills Be Learned?


And so the big question is: “Can soft skills be learned?”. As with any question, there’s more than one answer to this. Soft Skills CAN’T be learned. Skeptics would conclude that: soft skills can’t be learned, because they aren’t skills at all.

Pros And Cons Of Digital Texts

Gutenberg Technology

During our current era in publishing, it’s impossible to publish educational material without considering the big question: hardcover or digital? Education eLearning online learning Publishing

What is Continuous Learning & Why Your Business Should Be Doing It


Continuous learning, continual learning, constant learning, lifelong learning – whatever you want to call it, it’s a concept that businesses training employees should know about. . What is Continuous Learning? Build a Strategy for Continuous Learning.

4 Key Benefits of Custom eLearning Solutions

Obsidian Learning

From vision to design and execution, the story of my shirt is a metaphor for the ins and outs of custom eLearning production, and the dilemmas contemporary executives face when trying to decide whether to create custom eLearning or purchase off-the-shelf learning products. The Big Questions.

Free L&D webinars for January 2018

Limestone Learning

2018 is standing by, with a full payload of resources to help you tackle a multiplicity of resolutions. Just check out this list of January offerings and get your 2018 off to a roaring start. You will learn: The risks presented by compliance programs based on a checkbox mentality.

Adding Discussion Forums to Your LMS


Surely, it did stand the test of time and reigned in the learning and development landscape for decades, but not without its share of flak from instructors and learners alike. But then, with the advancements in technology came the big revolution. Learning & Training

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Podcast 15: Tying Training to Customer Success – With Barry Kelly of Thought Industries

Talented Learning

WELCOME TO EPISODE 15 OF THE TALENTED LEARNING SHOW! To learn more about this podcast series or to see the full collection of episodes visit The Talented Learning Show main page. Ultimately, most SaaS companies are working towards managing that big Mac Daddy metric called churn.

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) – Pros and Cons for Schools and Students


General trends towards the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) are increasing rapidly, creating new learning opportunities for pupils. Apart from making learning exciting, this concept allows content to be accessible to learners all the times. It is the philosophy of bringing your own tech device to school which can be developed into a learning procedure under teacher’s supervision. And the big question, does BYOD actually improve learning outcomes?

Using Just in Time Training for Active Learning in The Workplace


It requires a flexible approach to learning. One that recognizes that people in different roles don’t need to learn the same skills, or access the exact same information, at the same time. People learn better when they have to learn.

Why is Development a necessary part of Training?


While Training is what ultimately teaches us new skills and knowledge, Development is long-term and ensures we hold on to our learned information. In order to create worthwhile training initiatives, the learning can’t end when individuals leave the room or walk away from the computer. One way to ensure that a training is useful is to check in with participants at a later point in time to see if their learning has stuck.

The Dos and Don’ts of Upskilling Employees


And while these new developments can be exciting, the big question is how do they impact jobs? Fortunately, the same research shows that 74% of employees say they are ready to learn new skills or re-train to remain employable in the future.

Converting Classroom Training to Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Interview with Microassist’s senior learning architect and instructional designer Brandon Winston on what it takes to convert instructor-led training to elearning. I’m the Senior Learning Architect here at Microassist, and I work with the learning development team to help develop learning products. We also develop custom blended learning, custom instructor-led training, we also do some work with webinars. Big office.

TLDCast - Stella Lee Talks About Aging Workforce

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Special Guest Stella Lee Talks About Issues Facing Learning and Development Professionals I'm really looking forward to today's #TLDCast with Stella Lee. She is going to help us answer these big questions: How do we support the aging workforce? How do they prefer to learn? How can we leverage data to improve learning and performance support? Is big data the answer? AI/machine learning/automation replacing workers, jobs being obsolete, etc.)?

State of the E-Learning Industry 2017

eLearning 24-7

A time to reflect back to see where e-learning as a whole is at, and where it is heading for the coming year. Any who hah, the e-learning market is made up of various segments or as I prefer spaces. Learning Engagement Platforms (Degreed). Web conferencing tools (aka virtual learning classrooms, webinars). Social learning tools (not the same as a Social Learning Platform). Video learning tools. Learning Record Stores. Gomo learning.

Learning to Play by Ear

CLO Magazine

The Future of Learning. Over the years, he learned the intricacies of HR in a financial services environment. He’s also an avid learner and his enthusiasm for learning and the potential impact it will have on the business is infectious, Engholm said. “He’s

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Virtual Reality in Training Slowly Becoming a Reality

CLO Magazine

You can have top-notch design and the best trainers possible but the fact remains that most effective learning happens on the job. Budgeting for learning is an ongoing balancing act, she said. Those are the big questions,” she said. It is set to open in the fall of 2018.

Video Statistics, Habits, and Trends You Need To Know [New Research]

TechSmith Camtasia

Don’t make users spend their time pouring through long, wordy training manuals or documentation to learn about your product or service. TechSmith conducted research to learn more about people’s viewing habits and preferences around instructional and informational videos.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Off Topic: Lets look at this at this as a chance to learn about oil

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Soapbox for the Day: Academic Journals like Field Methods, that dont support things like access to their content | Main | The Danger of "Quick Wins » June 19, 2008 Off Topic: Lets look at this at this as a chance to learn about oil Just FYI people - According to a report released in May 2008 by the Energy Information Administration - an office within the Dept.

How to Become an E-learning Freelancer Vol. I-III: Book Reviews

Experiencing eLearning

Volume I: Launching Your Freelance E-Learning Career. The book starts with big questions. I struggled to name my business , and my professional brand is still split between this blog and my company, Syniad Learning. Volume III: Managing a Successful E-Learning Project.

Two Simple Ways to Feel Happy at Work in 2018

Growth Engineering

Below I explore the two factors needed to make 2018 your best year yet! So my big question for you is: What do you want from 2018 ? Analysis of the poll results reveals the factors needed for happiness at work, which include: Learned something new yesterday.