A Paycheck Away, Our Learning Game For Change, Was a Game Changer

Bottom-Line Performance

We hosted a public game play session of “A Paycheck Away” as part of the Spirit and Place Festival last Friday, November 9th. We’ve play tested this game several times with groups of all shapes and sizes, and the results of game play showed us just how powerful game based learning and “games for change” can be. You see, a major component of the A Paycheck Away experience is discussion that happens before and after the game.

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Will AI Help Close the Skills Gap?

CLO Magazine

Forty percent of HR leaders believe artificial intelligence will help fill the skills gap. That’s according to a new study by Learning House and Future Workplace, which surveyed 600 U.S. More than half of those surveyed acknowledged the skills gap and more than a third believe it’s harder to fill open positions now than it was in 2017, but some critics say companies are not doing much to fix the problem.

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Increasing Productivity Results In Business Growth: Research Reveals Secret To Making More Money

WalkMe Training Station

Some would say the secret to business growth is efficiency. Efficiency, writes Michael Mankins in Harvard Business Review, is about “doing the same with less”. Companies most often improve labor efficiency by finding ways to reduce the number of labor hours required to produce the same level of output. This translates into savings because the company spends less on wages and other labor-related costs.”. So ignore the efficiency myth.

Benefits of Using RPA for Flash to HTML5 Conversion

Hurix Digital

Most companies dealing with digital resources have already moved to HTML, or are in the planning phase. The advantages of HTML5 are too lucrative for businesses and help them transform the whole content delivery and management experience. Provide responsive learning. The end of Flash has come as good news to most businesses. As a result, the conversion from Flash to HTML5 is seen as a way to boost efficiency, productivity, and profitability.

Am I Eligible for the FMLA?

KnowledgeCity

What are your employees’ rights and responsibilities under the Family and Medical Leave Act? This post will explore these questions and address any concerns you may have about the FMLA. What Is The FMLA? The Family and Medical Leave Act was enacted in 1993 to allow eligible employees to take unpaid leave for certain medical and family medical reasons. When eligible under the FMLA, employees can take up to 12 weeks of unpaid leave for specific family and health reasons.

How To Retain Top Talent And Reduce Employee Turnover

Bluewater Learning

It’s no secret that the economy is doing well, and with unemployment rates at historic lows, professionals have the choice to stay at their current jobs or search for greener pastures. Inc.com reports more people are leaving their jobs than ever before, leaving companies scrambling to fill the positions they leave behind. But what’s the full business impact of this trend? It’s critical to not only attract good talent but also retain the talent you attract.

Affiliate Marketing for Course Creators with Dean Holland

LifterLMS

Learn about affiliate marketing for course creators with Dean Holland in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett from LifterLMS. Dean has a lot going on with his businesses, and he shares some great tips for online course creators in this episode.

TITHING FOR TEACHERS: FOR A LEGACY OF EXCELLENCE, A LIFETIME OF TANGIBLE THANKS

Wonderful Brain

Though I don’t have the workings of this proposal completely flushed out I hope to instigate a dialogue and let you continue the conversation. Let me back up a sec: What brought this top of mind are commercials currently airing (and somewhat self-aggrandizing) for the energy industry. What if there was a way to address the inequities, in the process refurbishing education as a noble art and science and do it in such a way that avoids new taxes or municipal funding?

How to Make BYOD Work

CLO Magazine

In the past, work PCs were assigned, as were phones or anything else needed. For those deploying enterprise learning, BYOD can cause nightmares. But companies have been on the front end of major technology transformations before, said Avron Barr, director of the International Federation for Learning, Education, and Training Systems Interoperability (LETSI), a nonprofit organization focused on technology in learning.

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Free L&D webinars for October 2017

Limestone Learning

The onset of fall has a funny way of drawing our attention to how quickly the year is whizzing by, and invariably we’re playing catch-up. Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 11AM – 12PM PT: 9 Things You're Doing Wrong with Video (Free for ATD members) Video has become the de facto medium for delivering employee training at scale. In this webcast, you’ll learn: Three best practices for creating new videos. About the benefits of peer-to-peer video-based learning.

How Education Entrepreneurs Can Transcend a Crazy Busy Lifestyle with Executive Career and Mindset Coach Elizabeth Pearson

LifterLMS

Learn how education entrepreneurs can transcend a crazy busy lifestyle with executive career and mindset coach Elizabeth Pearson in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Elizabeth speaks to her passion about helping women get unstuck and uncover the limiting beliefs that hold them back from getting promotions and tapping into their true passions. So it is not something to be proud of, rather it is something that will run you into the ground.