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Planning a Branching Scenario

Experiencing eLearning

After I have completed my analysis for a branching scenario , I spend time planning before I start actually writing the content. My planning includes three components: A scenario concept and summary An outline A list of mistakes. Scenario Concept and Summary.

3 Quick Tips for Retailers to Reskill Employees with an LMS

TOPYX LMS

2020 has not been a good year for the retail industry. Many retail companies, such as JCPenny, J. Crew, Pier 1 Imports, Neiman Marcus, GNC, Lord & Taylor, and Century 21, as well as a slew of small family-owned businesses, were forced to file bankruptcy as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Accelerating the Learners’ Lifecycle to Catalyze Growth with Managed Learning

InfoPro Learning

If you are looking for ways you can speed up the time to competency of employees in training, you may want to consider if outsourcing with a managed learning services partner is right for your company.

In Defense of Cognitive Psychology

Clark Quinn

A recent Donald Clark post generated an extension from Stephen Downes. I respect both of these folks as people and as intellects, but while I largely agreed with one, I had a challenge with the other. So here’s a response, in defense of cognitive psychology. The caveat is that my Ph.D.

Use Chaos to Build a Stronger Organization

Speaker: Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer & Managing Partner at Sapient Insights Group

As we look to tomorrow, it is time to ask ourselves what lessons have we learned and how do we create flexible organizations that can survive what the future holds. Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer for Sapient Insights Group, will share insights, data, and tools that are helping organizations adapt and even thrive in this difficult environment. She’ll discuss the emerging trends in the Learning technology market, and how these exciting new approaches to creating micro, adaptive, and personalized content is changing the face of workforce development while creating strong connections to business outcomes.

6 Ideas for Leading a Language Tutoring Session

LearnDash

Private language tutoring lessons are a great way to increase the value of your course. Traditionally, language learning is broken down into four components : speaking, listening, reading, and writing.

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eLearning Outsourcing: How to do it right?

Upside Learning

Outsourcing eLearning development has become an established trend for some years now, and most organisations big or small are known to do this regularly. Still for some the question is – why the need for custom content when so much catalogue content is easily (and mostly cheaply) available?

Core Competencies: Secret Weapon Your L&D Needs (& Why It’s Worth the Effort)

Lambda Solutions

Don’t trust anyone who says that defining core competencies is easy. It’s hard. Put in the time, however, and you can expect to see everything from onboarding to executive strategy become more aligned and effective. Here’s how to develop a competency-based approach for your organization.

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A behind the scenes look at xAPI adoption by our numbers

Tara Morey

Our perspective on xAPI adoption in our products by how people are importing content packages, posting xAPI statements, connecting to tools and more

3 Reasons Healthcare Companies Should Upskill Staff ASAP

TOPYX LMS

For healthcare companies, 2020 has been a year unlike any other due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The frontlines are delivering heroically, but the next normal for healthcare will look nothing like the normal we leave behind,” stated McKinsey & Company.

How Businesses are Managing the New Reality of Work: A Paycor Survey

We wanted to know how COVID-19 impacted businesses and their workforces. Did they need government funds? How many workers did they layoff or furlough? Are employees working from home now? How’s team morale? And perhaps most importantly, what are their plans for the future? This guide offers a pretty good idea of how business leaders are feeling, what keeps them up at night, and what approaches they’re taking to solve problems. Download the guide to see all the survey results and where your organization might stand comparatively.

6 Top Selling Points for Online Courses

LearnDash

What are learners looking for in an online course, and how can you show them you deliver? What’s harder: creating or selling your course ? The answer depends on who you ask. Some course creators know their material backwards and forwards and don’t have any trouble turning it into amazing content—but then struggle to communicate the value of their course to their prospective learners.

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The Rise of Multi-Channel Learning and How LMS Plays an Important Role In It

Gyrus

In today’s age, teams are spread across multiple locations. Conducting multi-channel learning with GyrusAim LMS can maximize the effectiveness of your training

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xAPI Best Practices from Learning Solutions

Adult Learning with Technology

Scrolling through LinkedIn today showed an awesome article written by Jason Haag on Learning Solutions that is well worth a read and needed to be shared. The article looks at. The post xAPI Best Practices from Learning Solutions first appeared on Digital Learning Solutions.

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How to handle the handoff conversation

Making Change

Do your clients expect you to create training on demand? By changing how you talk to them, you can steer them away from an information dump and help them solve the real problem. Once they agree to do a needs analysis, you're on your way to the best solution.

Don't Pick Your Next LMS Until You Read This Guide!

With so many factors and people to consider, how do you make sure you pick the right LMS? It’s simple: This guide covers crucial considerations with actionable advice and professional insights, so you know you’ve picked the perfect eLearning solution.

Will Thalheimer | Crystal Balling With Learnnovators (Part 1)

WILL THALHEIMER

In this exclusive interview with Learnnovators, Will Thalheimer shares his insights on the disruptive trends that are presently influencing corporate L&D

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The top 3 benefits of a learning management system built for the frontline

Axonify

It’s got to be frustrating trying to find the right learning management system for your people when the market looks like this. There are literally hundreds of options on the market. And vendors—including us—don’t always make it easier to navigate the space.

Transitioning Your In-Person Training to Virtual Instructor-Led Training

Dashe & Thomson

Over the past year, we’ve seen the creation of a “new normal” in the business world. More and more communication is taking place online and in virtual environments, and corporations and their employees are beginning to understand that this reality is here to stay. Companies are finding their training and development suddenly inaccessible—many in-person programs have been postponed or eliminated altogether.

Why A Performance Evaluation Systems Is Vital (Plus How to Create One)

TOPYX LMS

It’s vital for companies that use online learning tools like a learning management system (LMS) to implement a performance evaluation system that can deliver feedback to employees on the progress they are making on their remote training program. A performance evaluation system is defined as “a systematic way to examine how well an employee is performing in his or her job.

6 Ways to Secure (More Of) a Budget for Your Customer Education Program

Whether you’re looking to kickstart or expand your customer education program, you need access to a budget. Learn how you can demonstrate the positive ROI of customer training and make the case for securing a larger budget in our latest eBook!

Five Elements of Transformative Compliance Training

ej4 eLearning

Most HR professionals see compliance training as something the organization has to do, under penalty of law. But what if it could actually bring value to your company, when done well? What if it could revolutionize your company culture and make your workplace safer, more productive, and ethical? Compliance

Digital Transformation in Operations: Introducing Operational Checklists

Wisetail

Many parts of day-to-day business operations can now be standardized and automated. With daily operational checklists, organizations gain a previously unattainable visibility into day-to-day tasks. The immediate result is peace of mind—but the long-term results offer much, much more.

Resilience and the road to recovery: stories from the (actual) frontlines

Axonify

Nobody can predict the future, but these days the crystal ball is even foggier than usual. When the global pandemic hit, leaders had to scrap their carefully considered business plans and shift into reactive mode.

How to Select the Right Authoring Tool - Part 3 - Collaborating

eLearning Brothers

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[On-Demand Webinar] The State of Customer Education: Trends and Benchmarks Report

Speaker: Sandi Lin & Linda Schwaber-Cohen

In this webinar, Skilljar CEO Sandi Lin shared learnings from Skilljar's recent study and her insights on the state of Customer Education. She dug into key findings so you can benchmark against industry trends and understand how your strategy and metrics compare.

Uniting Marketing and Training for a New Product Launch

dVinci Interactive

Uniting Marketing and Training for a New Product Launch Launching a new product requires collaboration, strategy and cooperation from team members across an organization.

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The Two for One Conversations

The Simple Shift

One of the most impactful actions a leader can take in their organization is to ask a question. It’s an invitation, it’s humble and humility is a magnet. However many leaders fear the open to all conversations that enterprise social platforms can provide. And yet when diversity and unique perspectives contribute, problems get solved in […]. community ESN inclusive

How My Design Thinking Experience Created An Effective Training Program For Experiential Learning Using VR Tech

eLearning Industry

One call center associate’s journey from onboarding hell to design thinking nirvana. Follow our heroine as she discovers how VR tech can create experiential learning that’s more fun than a TikTok dance video. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

The Irrelevance of Generational Differences at Work

TLNT: Training and L&D

The landscape of work is very different than it was 40 to 50 years ago (or even five months ago!). Phenomena such as increasing globalization, rapid technological innovation, and expansion of the service sector have reshaped work broadly. .

Mission Critical: Leveraging Learning Engineering to Drive Digital Transformation

Speaker: Trish Uhl, Founder of Owl's Ledge LLC and the Talent & Learning Analytics Leadership Forum

Digital is disrupting every part of an organization's value chain at a record pace, creating a critical need to transform operations and employees' ways of working. Formal training alone can't keep up; it's often too slow, too generic, inconvenient, inefficient, unduly expensive and lacks or lags methods for measuring business-related effectiveness. Trish Uhl show you how to start leveraging Learning Engineering, a multidisciplinary approach that combines modern technology, data analytics, decision science, learning sciences and change management with human-centered engineering design methodologies to ultimately deliver targeted learning outcomes and business results that keep pace with the business and merge learning into the flow of work and lead Digital Adoption.