Book review: Leaving ADDIE for SAM: will agile eLearning development become mainstream?

Challenge to Learn

I believe that an agile approach will bring a lot of benefits to e-Learning development. I’m interested in agile development because we develop the easygenerator software in an agile way. Michael and Richard present us an agile alternative for ADDIE: SAM (Successive Approximation Model). I like this; it will bring a lot of the advantages of agile software development to your e-Learning development.


Learning Content Development: The Agile Way With Xyleme

Infopro Learning

These powerful tools help us to manage, reuse, and repurpose content in an Agile way. It is the most effective tool to create sharable, reusable, dynamic, and measurable content. How does the Xyleme LCMS enable Agile content development? With our project management and execution process going Agile, it is important to ensure agility in the way we develop our content. Quick and Easy: Agile literally means to be able to move quickly and easily.

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Deloitte selects EdApp for Impact Day, contributing to our editable course library

Ed App

We’re on a collective mission to democratize learning and providing a free, comprehensive library of world-class, fully editable content is bringing us a big step closer to achieving this.

Selection in Agile Learning Design

Big Dog, Little Dog

This is the fifth in a series of posts on Agile Learning Design: Post 1 - Agile Design: An Ethos for Creating Learning Platforms. Post 2 - Planning in Agile Learning Design. Post 3 - Orientation in Agile Learning Design. Post 4 - Designing Agile Learning. Now that does not mean "lectures" are finished because they can be quite an effective and efficient means to deliver information, ideas, stories, etc.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

libraries. received, as well as an evergreen library of highly useful. into your authoring tool’s content library, then record an. When they’re set up within an effective authoring tool, you don’t need to attend to every. the effectiveness with which different.

They Say, “Be Agile”. What Does that Really Mean?


It’s more-than-popular to talk about “Agility” in business lately. But what does “being Agile” really mean? And, if you’re not a software developer, what does it mean to “borrow concepts from Agile software development”? It’s important to note that Agile software development includes a group of sof tware development methods which have a core set of principles in common (including Scrum, Extreme Programming (XP), feature-driven development, among others).

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How can your business become resilient? Digital skilling


If 2020 has taught us anything, it is companies must be two things: agile and adaptable. How can employees effectively upskill in a remote environment? Vitalyst Active 365®Continuous Learning & Video Library ?

Is learning one of your resolutions? Upskill with Vitalyst in 2021


Continuous learning is seen by leaders and employers as a ‘must have skill’ going forward, as gaining knowledge allows us to stay “relevant, agile, and forward thinking ”. Vitalyst Live Training Vitalyst Active 365® Continuous Learning & Video Library?

Learner engagement

Ed App

Learning material is curated to meet specific workplace goals, together with a workplace culture that fosters individual pride in learning are key agents to effect this. EdApp’s Editable Course Library is a learning designer’s heaven. Learner engagement: 3 Things you must know.

Top 10 LMS websites

Ed App

When it comes to learning, built-in features like spaced repetition to ensure concepts are embedded in long-term memory, gamification which makes learning fun and effective, and push notifications to notify or remind your teams of new courseware that’s available.

The Online Learning Jargon Buster

Learning Pool

Library Content AKA: Off the Shelf, Catalogue. An alternative to custom content is library content. . Typical library solutions might include: Fire Safety, Manual Handling, GDPR, IT Security and Anti-Bribery and Corruption. Adapt Builder is an authoring tool that allows you to create fully responsive, multi-device, HTML5 e-learning courses that display effectively on tablet devices and smartphones (as well as PCs and laptops). Agile.

The CoLab Podcast Ep. 1: What is online training?


Many teams are learning how to share knowledge and grow effectively at scale. So it stands to reason that creating an effective training program that enhances your staff would benefit your company. G’day Mates! Welcome to the very first episode of the CoLab podcast.

Disease state awareness education for direct care workers

Ed App

The final products leverage EdApp’s capabilities – strong customized branding, graphics, and embedded videos to deliver an informative, engaging, and effective learner experience that respects the time of busy healthcare professionals.

Learning Pool Live online: The summer edition

Learning Pool

Agile and rapid: Developing content quicker. Learning Pool’s Waves enables organizations to plan, launch, nudge and manage learning effectively using advanced techniques like spaced practice, to maximise retention and recall. .

Corporate Learning Trends 2021 – How to Embrace New Normals


Workforce impacts demand our attention to stay agile during an uncertain time in the economy and workplace. Businesses must build skill agility into their workforce to remain competitive. Evolve your thinking beyond a content library.

Implementing Successful Training in the Consulting Industry

Ed App

Unexpected events, such as the Great Recession of 2008 and 2009, can have detrimental impacts on the Consulting industry, whereby firms must be resilient and agile to cope with these shocks. The importance of agility can be grasped through the development of an employee training strategy, which conditions employees to be organised and prepared to move with change. This strategy is sustainable and has been proven effective by learning and development experts globally.

EdApp and Degreed: A seamless integration

Ed App

Learning Management System (LMS), Learning Experience Platform (LXP), and Learning Record Store (LRS) systems all connect to EdApp, enabling you to deliver your best and most effective training and L&D programs yet. Creating lessons on EdApp means that you’re working with a mobile-first authoring tool that is incredibly lightweight and agile, enabling you to easily create and deliver your bespoke content. Template libraries.

Free L&D webinars for November 2020

Limestone Learning

Serious games or game-based learning have noticeable effects on training: they increase employee engagement, improve retention of material by 9% and boost course applicability rates up to 98%. By its nature, microlearning is more effective, easier and faster to produce.

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We are delighted to welcome Communicorp UK, one of the most exciting radio brands in the UK, to the EdApp family

Ed App

Given Communicorp’s dispersed workforce and the fast-paced nature of broadcasting, the accessibility of lessons through EdApp allows learners to gain vital information effectively and when it suits them best, both on and offline. Template library. Communicorp UK utilises our template library of over 50 intuitively designed templates to suit their diverse workforce and to accommodate various learning methodologies.

How Does A Good Authoring Tool Benefit You?

Ed App

Good authoring tools tend to harbour specific features which make them effective for training employees. Agility. Agility and adaptability are essential for the maintenance of relevant course material and changing industry trends. Template Library. EdApp allows users access to a powerful template library filled with a plethora of ready-made templates. Effective, Engaging and Appealing.

Top 10 online training software

Ed App

Not only is this method easier for learners to absorb and complete as each microlesson only takes 5-7 minutes, but it’s also more effective, proving to cement concepts into your teams’ long-term memory.

Employee Training Platform: 8 Best Features of an Employee Training Platform


Advances in technology, changing customer expectations, globalization and the pressing need for agility means that businesses need to constantly upskill and reskill their employees to remain competitive.

Continuous learning

Ed App

One of the most effective ways to curate continuous learning content is via an AGILE methodology. According to the Agile Manifesto they are (quoted below): . Platforms with rapid authoring tools best suit the Agile methodology we spoke about just above. (If

Embracing long-term virtual team and leadership training

CLO Magazine

In fact, one in four leaders said they aren’t at all effective at leading a virtual team. Only 30 percent feel they are effective at making change happen, while even fewer feel they managed to help others accept change.

Modern Learning Methods Help Sales Leaders Control the Controllables


When combined with reinforcement drills and assessments to ensure that reps are watching the videos and rehearsing their presentations, these peer-to-peer collaborations are far more effective in helping salespeople up their game. Just-in-time learning. When you need to learn how to change a tire or fix a leaky faucet, do you venture out to the nearest library for a how-to book?

5 Defining Characteristics of a “Next Gen” LCMS


While LCMSs have been around for a while, the next generation of LCMSs take content management to a new level, allowing organizations to easily and effectively author, publish, manage, deliver and analyze even the most complex learning content, all in one place. Supports agile content development processes, empowering your team work more efficiently. Learning organizations understand that they must evolve with the rapidly changing modern learning ecosystem.


The CoLab Podcast Ep. 1: What is online training?


Many teams are learning how to share knowledge and grow effectively at scale. So it stands to reason that creating an effective training program that enhances your staff would benefit your company. Team training has been proven to increase your team’s productivity, a focal point of an effective employee experience. That agility is exactly why online training can be so effective for teams seeking to grow at scale. G’day Mates!

Why Training Your Back-Office Hospital Staff Can’t be Ignored


Of all industries, medical care requires a constantly high attention to detail, efficiency, accuracy, and effectiveness. Frontline personnel cannot interact effectively with patients if back-office systems and trainings fall short. Cost-Effective Training. Videos, text, quizzes, interactive elements and reference libraries reduce the time needed to train fresh staff and update training for current staff.

Learning experience

Ed App

E-learning facilitates a modern and agile learning process and enables for the effective restructuring of traditional workplace learning methods. A learning experience typically refers to interacting with a course or program in which learning takes place.

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Mobile Learning and Educational Technology Can Boost Engagement

Ed App

For organizations to achieve a dynamic and agile workplace, employees need to be well-informed and up-to-date with all modern processes and swings and trends in the industry. A good authoring tool equips learners with the right competencies needed or effective performance and ultimate engagement. EdApp, for instance, provides an authoring tool which enables access to various features, such as offline-mode, gamification, Brain Boost and a template library.

‘Best of Elearning! ’ Awards Honor 100 Top Solutions


>> Core features include course builder, assessment, quizzes, surveys with feedback, checklists, course library, reports, dashboards, e-commerce, gamification with leaderboards and CEUs, messages, learning paths. >> Form agile teams to rapidly collaborate on and innovate new solutions. >> >> Track results real-time and measure effectiveness. CONTENT LIBRARY/AGGREGATION. Content Library. Winner: Vubiz Compliance Library.

How Technology Solutions Made Learning Process Easy

Origin Learning

While technology obsolescence is not within control, some factors that are perceptibly constant are the following: agility, the ability to change or to be nimble, the willingness to adapt and,of course,the pace and quest for learning and growing. Of course, they come at a cost, and a huge one at that, but the main advantage they provide is being a one-time investment to deliver the most effective form of training in a completely secure manner.

10 tips to boost internal training

Ed App

Technology has advanced to the point where corporate training can be engaging, effective and even… fun. Modern, effective internal training practices focus around mobile and microlearning. Using the right chunking strategy helps effectiveness too. By using reinforcement it’s possible to come up with a micro lesson plan that will be highly effective and have completion rates reach 90+ per cent. Agile learning. Few people get excited about internal training days.

The big digital learning trends for 2019, according to the experts


In this fierce employment landscape, we must exercise responsibility, manage our SMEs, and design only for learning effectiveness.” In this fierce employment landscape we must exercise responsibility, manage our SMEs, and design only for learning effectiveness.” With an increasing need for an agile workforce those fundamental human skills, how we lead, communicate and problem-solve, will become increasingly important in coping with rapid technological change and disruption.

Employee Training Software

Ed App

When thinking of effective ways to train employees, it’s important to think of what the modern employee ‘looks’ like and focus on building a training plan that works for the mobile, deskless employee. Creating and updating agile eLearning courses takes minutes and hours, not weeks and months.

Living Language and OpenSesame Partner to Offer Language Training Courses


This need for more agile language training is why we are pleased to announce the addition of 40 Living Language courses to the OpenSesame library. . “We Living Language, an imprint of Random House LLC, has been providing effective language learning training for more than 65 years using the The Living Language Method™.

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The Perfect Mobile Learning Design Strategy

Ed App

To execute the perfect mobile learning design strategy, microlearning tools and strategies must be effectively utilized in each aspect of the learning process. EdApp’s authoring tool offers a vast library filled with an array of different templates, which are aesthetic and responsive. Information in microlearning modules are the most effective when content is carefully curate and concise, and when relevancy is high.

Top 10 LMS for eLearning

Ed App

No editable course library. This fairly new eLearning LMS is an all-in-one cloud-based tool that lets companies create, deliver, and track their online learning effectiveness.

Course of the Week Highlight: Get Certified!


As the industry standard in terms of Process, Service and Lifecycle Management for IT, the ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library) Foundation exam is the most popular for entry-level certification, especially for those moving to IT from another career. You’ll learn through video segments of project management professionals who offer advice and best practices about how to become a more effective project manager. .

Product Insider: Building a Common Language for Skills


But while two-thirds of organizations utilize workforce competencies, only 33% of those organizations believe they are effective. The result is a simpler, more agile system that can grow with the modernization of work and their company. Well, most businesses and industries have their own lexicon, as do providers of skill library solutions, such as Korn Ferry, HRSG, and IBM Watson Talent Frameworks. Change will never move as slowly as it does today.