Will AI Help Close the Skills Gap?

CLO Magazine

Forty percent of HR leaders believe artificial intelligence will help fill the skills gap. It’s saying it’s going to help us do a better job of finding the right people for the right jobs.”

2018 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

This is our most popular Managing eLearning post every year, and by now we know you want to see the hype curve first. Here it is: Our 2018 eLearning predictions set in terms of Gartner’s hype cycle. The data is there, and the demand is there; it’s just a matter of doing the work.

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How To Close Your Workforce Skills Gaps with Reskilling

Avilar

More companies are looking at upskilling and reskilling the workers they have to address essential skills gaps. RELATED ARTICLE: Is the Skills Gap a Myth? Upskilling generally describes skill improvement – doing what you do now, only better.

Start Bridging the Tech Skills Gap Today

KnowledgeCity

The tech skills gap is no secret , and it’s only getting wider by the year. Learn how to start bridging the gap today to remain competitive in a rapidly evolving workplace. What can IT workers do to ensure continued success in the industry as it evolves?

Examining Skills Gap Perceptions

CLO Magazine

Employers have long complained of the skills gap, and the “2017 Skills Gap Report” suggests employees recognize it too. employees agree there is a skills gap and more than one-third (35 percent) feel personally affected by it. But perception of the skills gap varies among industry, rank, generation and even gender. Additionally, Hobbs said closing the skills gap will require an increased number of applicants.

SHRM 2018: People at the End of Every Policy

CLO Magazine

The Society for Human Resource Management’s 2018 Annual Conference and Exposition, held June 17-20 in Chicago, included various leadership, learning and development sessions where speakers discussed the need to continue evolving workplace culture.

Brenda Sugrue Is the 2018 CLO of the Year

CLO Magazine

The more we know about how the mind works and the best ways to build expertise, the more confident and successful we will be in designing systems and content to develop knowledge and skills in any audience.”. Learning Delivery CLO of the Year LIP 2018 Practitioners

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How Do Associations Drive Lifelong Learning? It Depends

Talented Learning

Do a stellar job of educating their members, and. However, because our portfolio has grown organically, we know there are gaps. But many members prefer to complete courses at their own pace, so we offer the flexibility to do that in the classroom or online.

Can Your LMS Do THIS?

Avilar

But did you know an LMS can help match employees to job openings? Supervisors and mentors also assessed interns’ skills, to capture a multi-rater view of skills and skills gaps. Are you wondering if your LMS can do more of what you need it to? The post Can Your LMS Do THIS?

2018 The Year of Discovery

Learning Rebels

Okay, I know I’m late, but I’m Declaring 2018 “The Year of Discovery”! We don’t often have the chance to do the best we can do every day. We spend a lot of time putting out fires and trying to fill the knowledge/skill gaps.

Corporate LMS Forecasts 2018

eLearning 24-7

What I do see though is a big boom in KRTs. Skill based assessments – Anything related to skills and skill gaps will be strong. What some folks will do, vendor wise, is tie-in the skills driven angle with their system itself or within the KRT. The challenge here is that LMSs as a whole have been about training gap analysis, which wait for it… involves skills – as the learner to gain, increase, expand. Then I ask how do they do VBAs?

Free L&D webinars for December 2018

Limestone Learning

Monday, December 3, 2018, 10AM –1AM PT: Taking charge of your professional development (Free to ATD members) As a learning professional, do you spend so much time developing others that you don't make time to develop yourself? Doing so, however, is often easier said than done.

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. Before you know it, they’ll be on your side, in your hands and ready to applaud.

Bridging Communication Gaps in Your Organization

Coreaxis

When they do need help, or information, for one of their projects, they will reach out but generally only to managers. She understood what all leaders in the workplace should know: communication is an integral part of leadership. You must make certain that your team understands what needs to happen and clear communication, both written and verbal, is the only way to do so. The post Bridging Communication Gaps in Your Organization appeared first on Core Axis.

Free L&D webinars for October 2018

Limestone Learning

They’re a reminder that 2018 is rushing by. Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 9AM – 10AM PT: How to Deliver a Coaching Training Program Managers Love! Friday, October 5, 2018, 11AM – 12PM PT: Are You and Your Employees Open to Think? Do you use PowerPoint on a day to day basis?

Free L&D webinars for September 2018

Limestone Learning

Tuesday, September 4, 2018, 11AM – 12PM PT: Using Simulations to Bridge the Gap Between Intention and Action (Free for ATD members) A well-executed business simulation is designed to create aha moments, where knowledge and understanding translate to a change in behaviour.

Free L&D webinars for June 2018

Limestone Learning

Unconnected employees hurt your business when they fail to see the big picture, don’t know how to uncork bureaucratic bottlenecks, and don’t contribute to enterprise-wide results. Tuesday, June 5, 2018, 11AM – 12PM PT: Buy or Build: What’s Right for Your Training Program?

2019 eLearning Predictions – Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

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.

Do you have the right data to make adaptive learning work?

Axonify

But first, you have to understand everything there is to know about an individual to inform what kind of training they actually need. And, as we know, providing the right support will result in the right actions to drive your business forward. What job do they have? Who do they work for? I know, we’re really trying to drive this point home but it’s important to keep in mind—the employee sits at the center of truly impactful training.

To Bridge the Gap between Travel and Work, Pack Allego for Your Next Road Trip

Allego

With just a few minutes of planning and prep, though, you won’t need reams of paper or a WiFi connection to bridge the gap between travel and work. I know from experience that planning and organizing the week is important for the average salesperson.

Free L&D webinars for March 2018

Limestone Learning

Thursday, March 1, 2018, 10AM – 11AM PT: Making of a Mindful Leader (Free for ATD members) Did you know that 68.5 Friday, March 2, 2018, 10AM – 11AM PT: 5 Ways to Tell if Independent Consulting is for You—and 5 Indicators That It’s Not!

Free L&D webinars for May 2018

Limestone Learning

Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 11AM – 12PM PT: The ROI Dilemma: Measuring Results of Your Learning Programs (Free for ATD members) Significant resources are being allocated to training and development across most organizations, but many companies still find themselves unsure of results.

Closing the Skills Gap with AI, VR, D&I, and Jazz

NovoEd

Closing the skills gap is an urgent issue. But why the urgency and what can we do about it? jobs are unfilled as of last June and the skills gap widened over the past year. We know why “It Don’t Mean a Thing If It Ain’t Got That Swing”. Bring on the skills gap.

Free L&D webinars for February 2018

Limestone Learning

Thursday, February 1, 2018, 9AM – 10AM PT: ATD Research: 2017 State of the Industry (Free for ATD members) The State of the Industry report is ATD’s definitive review of training and development trends. However, you do not need to have read the report to follow and benefit from the webcast.

6 Tips to Kick Off Lifelong Learning in 2018

Litmos

It’s a New Year, and as humans are apt to do, we look back and take stock of the accomplishments and missed opportunities of the year past. As learning professionals, not only do we owe it to ourselves to be committed to lifelong learning, but we owe it to our organizations.

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3 Ways to Bridge your Organization’s Skill Gaps with Docebo Perform

Docebo

Docebo Perform is focused on providing an easy-to-use environment for identifying skill gaps in your organization and then bridging those gaps through learning. How do you know if your workforce has the skills it needs to execute on the vision your organization has for the future?

Examining the Value of a College Degree

CLO Magazine

The online learning organization’s “ 2018 Skills Gap Report ” found that 51 percent of the 1,000 full-time workers surveyed said they would quit a job if the company didn’t provide the necessary training. The president of Yale said to me, ‘We don’t do training, Roger.’

Valuable Insights from ATD’s TechKnowledge 2018 Conference

ReadyTech

In late January, we attended ATD’s TechKnowledge 2018 conference at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California. Have a trusted friend or colleague who knows how to deliver online learning observe you and provide feedback and coaching.

How to Identify and Fill the Employee Skills Gap with Online Training

LearningZen

How to Identify a Fill the Employee Skills Gap with Online Training What if you knew going in when you interviewed someone their strengths and weaknesses? But, what if you had a way to know? Would it make your job easier, would you hire different people than you do today?

3 Mental models for learning L&D professionals should know about

Matrix

3 Mental models for learning L&D professionals should know about. Figure out the gaps and go back to the source material. Repeat the process until all gaps are filled. Understand where the gaps are.

3 resolutions for more effective elearning in 2018

Elucidat

We all have our predictions on how the elearning industry will develop in 2018. With so many articles on how the workplace learning industry will change in 2018, you might expect to see as many different predictions as authors. So how do you get there?

Don’t Frustrate Users With Gaps in Your Product Experience

General Assembly

Users interact with a product through many different channels and modes of communication, and bridging the gaps between them is essential to your product’s success. I call these gaps mode-shift friction. Find your gaps. Illustration of a flow, with some experience gaps circled.

Looking the Future in the Face

CLO Magazine

Ridner agreed, saying that the best leaders, “motivate their teams to do the best work possible and achieve the best outcomes.”. Bridging the Gaps. The face of leadership is starting to shift.

Transitioning from Teaching to Instructional Design

Experiencing eLearning

Comparing lists of instructional design competencies to your current skills is one way to determine what you already know and where you need to focus on improving. Last week I gave a webinar through UCI on transitioning from teaching to instructional design.

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Getting Started with Accessible Elearning and 2018 CSUN Assistive Technology Conference Takeaways

The Learning Dispatch

Where do I start? Interview with Kevin Gumienny: Getting Started with Accessible Elearning, Takeaways from CSUN 2018. For someone who has an elearning development project in their near future and they know they want to make it accessible, where should they start?