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Mentoring can elevate women in tech (webinar recap)

Everwise

Experts believe that mentoring can help reverse this trend–and conversely that a lack of mentors for women, particularly in tech, is partially responsible. In an Everwise webinar in late September, a panel of tech leaders who mentor women shared how mentoring can help attract and retain women in tech. One of the major questions the tech industry must answer is: Why do female technologists drop out of the field and not return? Mentors benefit, too.

How to Fill Soft Skills Gap while Onboarding

Tesseract Learning

A new employee brings to the table varied technical know-how. In this blog, we will look at how to fill the soft skills gap while onboarding a new employee. A discussion with the learner before assigning modules would help make it relevant and enhance effectiveness. . 2018).

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Inclusion and the New Workplace: A Conversation with Author Jennifer Brown

Chronus

Q: Why is there often a resistance to this kind of change, or even discussion, in the workplace? Jennifer: The discussion has historically stemmed from compliance, legal and HR and is focused on mistakes or negative consequences of organizational decision making, policies or actions implemented by a particular leader or manager. Often, we don’t know that these are biased decisions until they’re brought to our attention, which can perpetuate inequality in a company.

2019 eLearning Predictions – Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

We’ll explain our new methodology below, but before we launch into that discussion, let’s not bury the lede. The hype cycle theory holds that new concepts and technologies are initially little known, and thus little discussed, when they emerge from their Innovation Trigger – the point at which someone dreams them up, and only a small group of cognoscenti knows of them. million words drawn from that epicenter of all buzz in 2018, Twitter.

Free L&D webinars for November 2018

Limestone Learning

Monday, November 5, 2018, 8AM – 9AM PT: Shifting Your Talent Strategy to Focus on Fulfillment and Purpose (Free for ATD members) Imperative leads global research on purpose at work. Tuesday, November 6, 2018, 11AM – 12PM PT: Selling, Developing, and Delivering a Modern Learning Program for Financial Services (Free for ATD members) Disruption is the new normal in the financial services industry, and that’s made learning and development more important than ever.

Free L&D webinars for September 2018

Limestone Learning

Tuesday, September 4, 2018, 9AM – 10AM PT: Content Authoring Strategies That Save Enterprises Both Time and Money Without the ability for managers to personally check in with every single employee, global enterprises need compelling eLearning so that dispersed workforces can meet their training requirements. Arguably, these resources can teach us the skills we need to improve the way we operate and the way companies do business. How do creators build engagement into their videos?

The Benefits of a Gamified Socialized Learning Platform

eLearning Brothers

Since Motivate Cloud from The Game Agency is one of the top new platforms doing gamified social learning, w e asked our friends at The Game Agency to share some benefits of gamified social learning. Motivate Cloud Social lets you announce new training, share company updates, and keep your teams in the know using targeted, engaging new posts, notifications, and email newsletters. You can create an internal social channel for employees to share info and start discussions.

4 Simple Steps That Boost Workforce Performance

Avilar

A great place to start is with a competency model followed by gaining an understanding of what employees know and what they don’t know. A “competency model” defines the skills and levels of proficiency in those skills that an employee needs to possess to do a particular job effectively. Step 3: Analyze the Skills Inventory and Individual and Organizational Skills Gaps.

eLearning Hype Curve: Our Predictions for 2019

Web Courseworks

We’ll explain our new methodology below, but before we launch into that discussion, let’s not bury the lede. The hype cycle theory holds that new concepts and technologies are initially little known, and thus little discussed, when they emerge from their Innovation Trigger – the point at which someone dreams them up, and only a small group of cognoscenti knows of them. million words drawn from that epicenter of all buzz in 2018, Twitter.

Storytelling and Video Solutions at ATD TechKnowledge 2018

Videonitch

We know it’s effective in educating – Ebbinghaus forgetting curve be dammed when there a good story behind the learning. Last week in San Jose, California, Danielle Feinberg, Pixar’s Director of Photography and Lighting, discussed some of the challenges she and her colleagues face in making these great movies in the closing keynote of the ATD TechKnowledge trade show. We also like how seamlessly videos can be shared within social discussions and included in assessments.

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. Monday, January 8, 2018, 10AM – 11AM PT: 4 Keys to Enhancing Your Healthcare Culture (Free for ATD members) A healthcare company’s culture has a tremendous effect on the patient experience, and ultimately your survey scores. How do we manage this new set of expectations?

48 Books Every Aspiring Chief Learning Officer Should Read

TalentLMS

Before you settle down to training your employees , you first have to know how adults learn. Although written for academic settings, the ideas discussed in this book can absolutely apply to the corporate world of training and development. It’s packed with guidelines, best practices, and checklists for you to design a course without always wondering if you’re doing it right. Instructional Design that Soars: Shaping What You Know Into Classes That Inspire by Guila Muir.

Would Robots Run the Classroom in the Future?

MagicBox

They go back home and narrate all the interesting facts that they got to know about green veggies. When a robot acts as an educator or mentor, the children encounter it as an apparently social being. The evolution of Artificial Intelligence is a way to achieve higher educational objectives because it allows us to identify gaps in lectures. She would need to know all about the lesson that needs to be taught. Technology is improving at an unimaginable pace.

Diamonds in the Rough

CLO Magazine

This low percentage represents a huge gap in an area where organizations are spending so much money and focusing so much energy. We all know there is a huge difference between learning how to do something via examples and explanations versus putting that skill to work against a real opportunity or challenge. Connect with coaches and mentors who will support and help guide their development. Demonstrate what they can do and build a solid track record of accomplishments.

Development Plans for Employees: Steps to Success

WalkMe Training Station

Developing internally is a great way to save costs, while offering great value through bridging knowledge gaps between the current status of staff, and where they need to be in the future. Though you can assume you know what’s best for staff, have you ever taken time to think about their career aspirations? For all you know, their intentions could oppose your plan of action, so it’s essential to align their objectives with yours. One-On-One Mentoring.

Get Familiar with E-Learning Jargon

ICDTranslation

You do not need specific programming skills in order to be able to operate it. Learners have access to e-learning modules on various devices and at the same time can benefit from the in-person approach of a facilitator or mentor. The instructional designers usually identify the knowledge gap in the potential learners and provide a learning experience that can fill this gap. MOOCs also facilitate discussions between learners and instructors.

Part 3/3: Facilitating learning experiences with AI

Everwise

This article discusses how AI can help facilitate learning experiences–our experience is that facilitated experiences outperform purely instructor-led or self-directed ones. A McKinsey Global Institute report found that there will be significant changes in what workers need to know in the coming decade as a result of AI. IBM Watson Analytics is already analyzing multiple employee data pipelines to predict future skill gaps and future performance.

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Help Millennials Get Jobs: Offer Online Learning & Career Resources

WBT Systems

According to the 2018 Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report from Marketing General Incorporated (MGI), the median basic annual membership dues is $212. Industry trends job-seekers must know. Skills gap assessments—along with continuing education recommendations to fill in gaps. The 2018 Workplace Learning Report by LinkedIn says the top priority for talent development in 2018 is soft skills training.

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Part 3/3: Facilitating learning experiences with AI

Everwise

This article discusses how AI can help facilitate learning experiences–our experience is that facilitated experiences outperform purely instructor-led or self-directed ones. A McKinsey Global Institute report found that there will be significant changes in what workers need to know in the coming decade as a result of AI. IBM Watson Analytics is already analyzing multiple employee data pipelines to predict future skill gaps and future performance.

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How to Create a Culture of Learning at Your Association

WBT Systems

“We don’t know everything that we need to know today to accomplish our mission.” The only way to do that is to cultivate a culture of learning. As a bonus, by showing your members how your association is developing a culture of learning, you can encourage them to do the same. However, staff leadership must do more than just support a learning culture, they must model the behavior they wish to see.

Learning in the Workplace: Put Your Managers at the Helm

Absorb LMS

Enabling leaders to support employee learning has become necessary for organizations to address the growing skills gap. According to LinkedIn’s “ 2018 Workplace Learning Report ,” more than half of respondents said they would take a manager-suggested course. Educate managers about how to find and suggest relevant courses for their team members, and let them know employees value their recommendations.

MARGIE MEACHAM – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape. It’s an honor to have you here today to discuss the past, present, and future of workplace learning. One way to do that is with a chatbot.

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How to Unlock the Expertise Economy with Upskilling

Avilar

McKinsey & Company, Skill Shift: Automation and the Future of the Workforce , May 2018. Former LinkedIn Chief Learning Officer, Kelly Palmer, and David Blake, co-founder of Degreed, think they know why. To minimize essential skills gaps in your organization, you either need to hire skilled professionals or develop the skills of your current employees. Upskilling” generally describes skill improvement – doing what you do now, only better.

What is Employee Training & Development? Learn Here

learnWorlds

According to the 2018 LinkedIn Workplace Learning report , 94% of employees said they would stay at a company longer if it invested in their career development. But what do we really know about employee training and development? 4 Employee Training Examples to Know.

Beyond Skills: The Rise of the Capability Academy

NovoEd

Bersin’s insight from interviews with industry leaders is that technical skills are not the biggest gaps for corporate learning and that much broader issues are at play. Every car manufacturer now knows the principles of lean manufacturing. Capabilities are the new black.

Forecasts for 2020

eLearning 24-7

For 2019, written in 2018, close to 95% accurate (as of today). . Workforce management is vague and ambiguous enough to do well in 2020, albeit for learning it would seem to me that workforce enlightenment would be better suited, unless you plan to incorporate additional HCM functions into your learning system, which of course, will place you completely into the segment of SuccessFactors, Cornerstone, SumTotal, Saba Cloud, Talentsoft among others. Do I want the hassle?

Beyond Skills: The Rise of the Capability Academy

NovoEd

Bersin’s insight from interviews with industry leaders is that technical skills are not the biggest gaps for corporate learning and that much broader issues are at play. Every car manufacturer now knows the principles of lean manufacturing. Capabilities are the new black.

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Searching for a Higher Purpose

CLO Magazine

In 2009, she joined Fierce Conversations as an account executive/marketing lead, and as of November 2018, she was running the leadership development and training company that focuses on helping clients have effective conversations. While Fierce, a small, growing company, doesn’t have a formal leadership development program, Engle said company leaders and mentors taught her how the business works and gave her a sense of connection to the company.

Onsite Training: An Ideal Solution for Any Size Company 

Continu

If you are a smaller company and do not have a learning department, hiring an outside firm to run your training may seem beneficial. Now let’s discuss some of the pluses to onsite training. In today’s world, customers want to do business with an organization who cares about the environment, gives back, and doesn’t spend money they don’t have to. The first step to consider is what do you hope to accomplish by moving your training onsite?

Top Learning Systems Trends – A 2019 Extended Enterprise Market Guide

Talented Learning

In 2018, we tracked 40 notable acquisitions – up from 35 in 2017. For example, when you update a popular product, how can you be sure your most up-to-date training is immediately available to all sales, marketing and customer service staff – as well as customers, suppliers, distributors and others who need to know? However, we do expect LMS vendors to continue adding value to their platforms with features inspired by LXP/LEP providers. #14

Listen: Parexel’s Greg Friedman shares how learning benefits from an organizational development spin

CLO Magazine

But learning how to do so effectively is one of the most critical skills a CLO can learn. In this episode of the Chief Learning Officer Podcast, Greg talks about the perspective his background as an organizational development professional brings to the work of employee development and what learning executives can do to set aside the busy work and do more of what’s meaningful. Justin Lombardo: Hey Mike, how you doing? Mike: I’m doing well. Do they?

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