Performance Support Basics: 3 Lessons on Learning Portals

Bottom-Line Performance

Learning portals are a great example of a learner-centered solution. Essentially, a learning portal is an online knowledge sharing tool. A learning portal helps learners locate the information they need quickly. And in some cases, interact with different types of curated learning content. If your organization hasn’t already, it may be time to adopt a learning portal as part of your next training initiative.

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Performance Support Basics: 3 Lessons on Learning Portals

Bottom-Line Performance

Learning portals are a great example of a learner-centered solution. Essentially, a learning portal is an online knowledge sharing tool. A learning portal helps learners locate the information they need quickly. And in some cases, interact with different types of curated learning content. If your organization hasn’t already, it may be time to adopt a learning portal as part of your next training initiative.

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Learning Portals: Why You Should Be An Early Adopter

Kineo

That’s why my first iPhone was the 3GS, meaning I waited 3 whole years after the first iPhone before adopting. I still remember the day I was forced to get my first iPhone. Yes, forced. It was with great dread and doubt that I signed the dotted line and committed myself to the new era of computing. I didn’t want to; I was happy with my phone that made calls and did nothing else.

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Learning Portals: Why You Should Be An Early Adopter

Kineo

That’s why my first iPhone was the 3GS, meaning I waited 3 whole years after the first iPhone before adopting. I still remember the day I was forced to get my first iPhone. Yes, forced. It was with great dread and doubt that I signed the dotted line and committed myself to the new era of computing. I didn’t want to; I was happy with my phone that made calls and did nothing else.

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Why You Should Adopt Learning Portals For Employee Engagement

EI Design

Learning portals are a great fit for formal training, performance support, and social learning. Their adoption to increase the effectiveness of training is finally gaining momentum. Learning Portals: Why You Should Adopt Them To Boost Employee Engagement. Learning portals are repositories that have various learning resources ranging from online courses, assets for performance support , and other supporting learning aids.

4 Killer Examples Of Learning Portals For Corporate Training

Adobe Captivate

Usage of learning portals for corporate training initiatives is gaining momentum. In this article, I share 4 examples of how you can use them for both formal and informal learning to increase employee engagement. Learning Portals For Corporate Training: What Are Their Key Characteristics? Learning portals are knowledge repositories featuring learning paths, and they are designed to meet specific initiatives. Learning path/learning journey.

7 Tips To Create Learning Portals For Employee Training That (Actually) Work

EI Design

If you are looking for ways to create engaging learning experiences that motivate learners to come back for more, learning portals for employee training are a must-have. In this article, I share 7 tips to create learning portals that actually work. How To Create Effective Learning Portals For Employee Training. They want to adopt approaches that create engaging and sticky learning experiences, and motivate learners to come back for more.

Adopting e-Learning: Tips for reaping business benefits out of your elearning initiative

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The growth of the e-learning industry has been massive in the last decade. With the evolution of communication and development technologies, e-learning has become cost effective and more accessible. The global e-learning market is worth 91 million dollars, with an anticipated 20% growth per annum. While this is good news for all, the flipside of it is that organizations are often uncertain about which technology-aided learning to choose.

Why Adopt Microlearning – 15 Questions Answered

Adobe Captivate

This article addresses 15 questions on microlearning covering its definition, benefits, usage, impact, and why you should adopt it. Why Adopt Microlearning? Both these raise questions on how your learning strategy should be updated to offset these challenges. Then there’s the “Forgetting curve” too that postulates that we forget nearly 80% of what we learn in 30 days if there is no reinforcement. As the name suggests, microlearning is learning in micro bites.

Can Learnist Hold the Key to Enterprise Social Learning?

Dashe & Thomson

I really enjoy following the learning frontier, reading about and analyzing the latest developments in learning tools and methodologies. Augmented reality has a potential to revolutionize learning because of its ability to overlay helpful information not normally seen by the naked eye onto the objects we view. Learnist describes itself as a tool for “people helping other people learn. Learn something, teach something.”

Learning Transformation: 4 Best Practices

Vitalyst

All this month, we have examined corporate learning from different angles—how it’s changing, what’s driving the change, and the benefits it can deliver to employees and businesses. As we’ve noted, learning leaders are the catalysts for this transformation. They need to figure out how to develop a culture that inspires employees to build habit-forming best practices for learning and development. Click to read the entire Learning Transformation series.

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Learning Transformation: 4 Best Practices

Vitalyst

All this month, we have examined corporate learning from different angles—how it’s changing, what’s driving the change, and the benefits it can deliver to employees and businesses. As we’ve noted, learning leaders are the catalysts for this transformation. They need to figure out how to develop a culture that inspires employees to build habit-forming best practices for learning and development. Click to read the entire Learning Transformation series.

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State of the LMS 2012

eLearning 24-7

For the past month, I have been conducting a survey on learning platforms and specifically learning management systems. . Do you have a LMS/LCMS/Learning Platform. Back in the early 2000′s, LMSs often had content mgt features built within their system, but called themselves learning management systems. Today, however more and more learning management systems are bringing into content management features, inc. Social Learning – 57.1%.

Change Management Efforts Are At The Heart Of e-Learning Success: 4 Tried And Tested Ways

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Most modern organizations realize the many benefits of training within the organization and want to reap benefits of effective workplace learning. To ensure training efficacy, newer ways and methods like technology-aided learning are being adopted. But implementing e-learning on an organization-wide basis entails a lot of changes within a structure of the workplace as well as the mind-set of employees.

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4 Must-see Examples of Gamification of Compliance Training

EI Design

There have been a lot of changes since then in the way learning strategies are structured. by implementing it effectively, gamification can create a sticky learning experience and high engagement, high recall and higher retention, and correct application. Adopting a gamification approach in compliance training has multiple benefits for both learners as well as the business. Gamification Use Case: How to Offset Employee Disengagement with a Gamified Learning Portal Approach.

[Webinar] 7 Learning Strategies To Transform Your Corporate Induction And Onboarding Training For Success

Adobe Captivate

Join us for this free webinar hosted by Asha Pandey, the Chief Learning Strategist at EI Design, on how these challenges can be mitigated as you adopt a blended or a fully online induction and onboarding approach. Registration Link: 7 Learning Strategies To Transform Your Corporate Induction And Onboarding Training For Success. Step 3: Going digital – Adopting learning strategies that work. Mobile Learning. Video Based Learning.

Myth #5: Social and workplace learning are the same as 70:20:10

Docebo

Are you embracing experiential learning for 70:20:10, or just adding learning to work? Yet another common misconception swirling around the 70:20:10 learning model is that companies can cherry pick a few experiential learning components, and apply them to their informal and social learning strategies , either on or off the cloud LMS, and expect to see the same results had they adopted a fully-integrated 70:20:10 approach.

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Updated eLearning Trends In 2018—Featuring 4 Parameters To Help You Select The Right One!

EI Design

During my review of eLearning Trends for 2018, I relooked at the trends by validating their adoption from the following perspectives: Data from our customers on the adoption of these trends. Parameter 1: What trends reflect the approaches that align better with the way we learn? Additionally, the following two trends that were part of the “Emerging or Maturing—Watch out for” show the following adoption: AR/VR for immersive learning: limited adoption.

Free eBook: 7 Learning Strategies To Transform Your Corporate Induction And Onboarding Training For Success

EI Design

This free eBook, 7 Learning Strategies To Transform Your Corporate Induction And Onboarding Training For Success, shows you how you can use immersive learning strategies including Virtual Reality (VR) to enhance the impact of your induction and onboarding training. Why You Should Read ‘7 Learning Strategies To Transform Your Corporate Induction And Onboarding Training For Success’ We are aware of the time and effort (and costs) involved in the recruitment process.

Free eBook: eLearning Trends And Predictions For 2018

Adobe Captivate

eLearning Trends and Predictions for 2018 is a free eBook designed to provide pointers on trends and predictions that you can use to enhance or create your Learning and Performance Ecosystem. As the Chief Learning Strategist at EI Design, I have had the privilege of working with L&D teams across the world. The last 4-5 years have rapid changes in the way learners want to learn and how businesses want to see and measure the impact on training spend. Social learning.

Updated eLearning Trends In 2018—Featuring 4 Parameters To Help You Select The Right One!

Adobe Captivate

During my review of eLearning Trends for 2018, I relooked at the trends by validating their adoption from the following perspectives: Data from our customers on the adoption of these trends. Parameter 1: What trends reflect the approaches that align better with the way we learn? Additionally, the following two trends that were part of the “Emerging or Maturing—Watch out for” show the following adoption: AR/VR for immersive learning: limited adoption.

Financial Inclusion Certification Program – A Case Study

ID Mentors

And the training goal was to encourage them to adopt financial planning and become active participants in making their village financially literate. Not an easy goal, but at ID Mentors, we are always up to a challenge because that’s what keeps us learning and evolving as Instructional Design professionals. . The learning duration – about 20 hours in total, for an audience not used to formal education. © Crisil Foundation. The Challenge: A Leap of Faith.

Social Learning for Engaging Learners

Ed App

Social learning is defined as learning with and from others. Social learning could be about acquiring knowledge on any topic and in any environment – while conversing casually with friends, colleagues, or through social media like Facebook or Twitter. Compelling reasons for adoption. Social learning has become part of the learning strategies in the corporate world. Utilizing social learning. Essentials of a social learning portal.

What to Do With a Broken LMS

CLO Magazine

Dated learning and management systems may seem to be more trouble than they’re worth, but deciding whether to buy or build a new system requires leaders to consider all the angles. Most large organizations rely on a learning management system (LMS) to run and support their enterprise’s learning programs. There are a few common scenarios: • Build a learning portal — keep legacy LMS. • Buy a learning portal — keep legacy LMS.

eLearning Trends And Predictions For 2018

Adobe Captivate

We are going through a phase of significant and rapid “ learning transformation “. This has led to an adoption of new, immersive approaches to creating impactful learning that can lead to the required performance gain. We also see that L&D teams are on the look-out for measures to evaluate the effectiveness of learning. As a Chief Learning Strategist, I have been part of many such opportunities across the world. Coming of age – An increase in adoption.

Transforming Training Through E-Learning In India

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E-Learning is transforming education sector in a very innovative manner. Any age group can get the best benefit of e-learning and excel in their chosen career path. The presence of an instructor is not required and learners can decide their own time and venue for learning. This provides a great amount of flexibility for the learner, allowing learning to fit in within their busy lives. e-Learning

Getting Started With Self-Directed Learning (SDL) – Featuring A Case Study

EI Design

L&D teams can leverage on Self-Directed Learning (SDL) to create a vibrant, learning organization. In this article, I touch upon what SDL is, its key characteristics, and how you can create a culture of self-directed learning in your organization. What Is Self-Directed Learning? In simple terms, the self-directed learning approach is all about transferring the onus of learning to the learner(rather than the instructor/teacher.

Designing Intelligent eLearning

Origin Learning

We were among the early adopters of new-gen technologies and integrated Augmented and Virtual Reality solutions in some of our eLearning projects. The all-conquering smartphone and the rise of mobile learning was a trend that our core team believed would eventually become mainstream. This has now come true and the number of organizations investing in mobile learning solutions and learning apps is steadily increasing. Gamification, Videos, and Learning Nuggets.

LMS – Before the Launch

Upside Learning

It has become apparent to me over the years that the companies that succeed, whether it be a tech project, learning project, or just policy changes in general are companies that integrate stakeholder engagement into change management within the organization as part of the culture. With today’s LMS technology, nearly every vendor offers the functionality of learning portals per audience, so the first step in stakeholder engagement would be to identify those audiences.

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Celebrating 9 Glorious Years Of Learning!

Upside Learning

So this time around when we, the Marketing team, sat down to brainstorm on the possible ways to commemorate this beautiful journey, we knew exactly what we wanted to highlight – the values and qualities that personify Upside Learning. So here it is – Celebrating 9 Glorious Years Of Learning. We won two Brandon Hall Awards; a Silver for Upside2Go and a Bronze for our Custom Learning project taking our awards tally beyond 30!

Why Moodle Customization to Reflect Your Company Branding

CommLab India

Then, why not your learning platform? Though organizations are increasingly using e-learning for corporate training, they don’t spend much time and efforts on creating their own Learning Management Systems (LMS). Your company name, logo, images, and colours will build an instant connect with your employees who take the online learning. They need to feel at home while learning, so customization is necessary. Learning Technology Moodle LMS Customization

4 Types of Gamification For Training That Will Turbocharge Your Organization

Ed App

Integrating elements of gamification in microlearning makes for an effective and engaging learning experience for training employees. Although one concept, gamification can be split into different levels, based on how much gamification is loaded into mobile learning. eLearning Industry has highlighted 4 levels of integrated gamification practice companies have adopted in corporate training (fig.1). Read on to learn what each of the four levels of gamification entails.

9 Formats of Performance Support Tools (PSTs)

EI Design

From providing just-in-time learning to assisting employees with on-the-job support, Performance Support Tools bring the required agility to corporate trainings. Webcasts and Podcasts for easy, downloadable reference to watch/learn on-the-go. Using Performance Support Tools , businesses can accelerate the learning process and its eventual application on the job. PSTs and Learning & Perform

How To Use Mobile Learning To Increase Employee Engagement And Boost Performance

Adobe Captivate

This article outlines how you can use Mobile Learning to increase employee engagement and boost employee performance. Using Mobile Learning To Increase Employee Engagement And Boost Performance . Mobile learning or mLearning involves the use of mobile technology to enable learning anytime and anywhere on mobile devices at the learners’ own pace. Just about everything has gone mobile today and Learning is no exception. How learners want to learn.

5 Effective Strategies for Gamification at Work

Hurix Digital

When done right, it makes training more successful as it makes learning more fun, more engaging, more immersive and more practical. Gamification makes learning difficult concepts easy and fun by allowing learners to exercise their skills in virtual settings before practicing them in real-time situations. So why should you adopt gamification at work ? Related: How to Setup Effective Game-Based Learning for Enterprises. Related: Top 10 Advantages of Game-Based Learning.