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10 Low-Cost Ideas for Employee Training

The Training by Nelle Blog | Corporate Training and Consulting

Before you fire up your computer and get to work, just remember: the key to creating effective training with presentation software is to avoid drowning your learner in a sea of text, poor images, and a clunky layout. The entire premise of presentation software is to present a story (or concept) in a compelling and interactive way that inspires, educates, and draws in the learner (or viewer). So, What Will it Cost Me? So, What Will it Cost Me? So, What Will it Cost Me?

Top 6 Author Platforms for Secure Digital Publishing

Kitaboo

Not only has it penetrated the pedestals previously held by traditional publishing methods, but it has also provided a low-cost and high-return alternative to various types of audiences across the globe. Top six author platforms for digital publishing.

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

Learning Visions

A ‘low-cost’ LMS starts at an average of $58K. That’s the low price. Because it’s open source, there are no licensing costs. Or you can contract with a company like Kineo that can host and support your Moodle for you (at the risk of sounding like a company shill!) Kineo has recently worked on creating a classroom management add-on for a corporate client and has a fabulous Moodle reporting tool. Moodle is an awesome tool.

19 Insider Secrets About Selecting An LMS

Spark Your Interest

An LMS ( learning management system ) is software for the administration, tracking, reporting, and delivery of courses and training programs. Many LMS users work with an authoring tool (e.g. This is then hosted on an LMS. The Low-Cost Option – Or Was It?

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

Callidus Software acquired Learning Heroes and Learning Seat. Instead, these are precision tools, aimed at customers who are grappling with well-defined issues. Decades of expensive LMS solutions gave way to a pricing revolution over the last 10 years, as cloud computing paved the way for low-cost LMS competitors that drove the overall price point down. Decreased new store/dealer onboarding costs. 8 Custom Learning Experiences Offer Flexible Alternatives.

10 Best LMS For Small Business

ProProfs

For this, you need to use the right tool for continuous learning and improvement. They also need to select the best tools for training and follow the best practices for training and evaluation that align with their business goals. Save time and cost on training development.

2019 Talented Learning Awards: Corporate Extended Enterprise Systems

Talented Learning

Certainly, other learning software categories deserve awards, including employee talent management, compliance, academic ed tech, learning experience platforms, content management and authoring. This voluntary learning mindset is why successful extended enterprise solutions often include tools that blend marketing, business strategy, content development and promotion, social engagement, customer relationship management, ecommerce and more.

Video’s Role in Your Learning Strategy

KZO Innovations

It Cuts Costs. Video can help your organization save significantly on training costs. By serving as an alternative to classroom training (or other in-person events such as seminars and conferences), video eliminates travel expenses. And with the proliferation of low-cost, professional-quality video technology, creating and editing video doesn’t require a huge investment of resources. The right video platform gives you tools to track how effective the videos are.

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Avoiding the LMS Overkill

QuoDeck

“The world is full of people who will help you manufacture tornados in order to blow out a match” Shaun Hick, Author. Alternatively, you could create a course on a MOOC like Coursera or Udemy to host and share your content. In the Startup Stage, the requirement is for a low-cost system that can be handled by the manager himself. Ideally, the focus should ideally be on creating high-quality interactive content on tools like Articulate and Captivate.

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Video’s Critical Role in Your Digital Learning Strategy

KZO Innovations

It Cuts Costs. Video can help your organization save significantly on training costs. By serving as an alternative to classroom training (or other in-person events such as seminars and conferences), video eliminates travel expenses. And with the proliferation of low-cost, professional-quality video technology, creating and editing video doesn’t require a huge investment of resources. The right video platform gives you tools to track how effective the videos are.

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Free learning & development webinars for November 2021

Limestone Learning

Richard Goring at BrightCarbon, will show you: A whole host of tricks in PowerPoint to create content quickly. How can you align your tools and processes to optimize your hybrid training programs? An evidence-based coaching tool that you can immediately apply to coach leaders on change.

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Best Open Source MOOC Platforms for Businesses

Pinlearn

Before delving into the details of best open-source eLearning software and MOOC platforms, let me mention a few stats that would help you have a chuckle: To launch edX, Harvard and MIT invested a whopping $60 million. Many people perceive them as open source eLearning software , but the concept remains the same despite changing and swinging the meaning. Low cost. It was one of the top factors for introducing MOOCs as affordable alternatives.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

It’s a five-phase framework that instructional designers use; a guideline for building effective training and learning support tools. Authoring Tool. Often paired with an LMS, this software is used to develop content for online learning and training programs. An eLearning content authoring tool is a software package which content developers use to create and package eLearning course content using SCORM or xAPI standards. Open Source Software.

8 Top Priorities For Your LMS Needs Assessment

Petra Mayer

Imagine going through a lengthy needs assessment, only to find out at the very end that an LMS is not what you need and that there are low cost alternatives that will do the job for you. You can host your assets such as videos, downloads, quizzes in an online course platform that is cheaper to maintain and easier to manage. Once the performance gap is identified and a training initiative has been designed, it will need to be hosted on the Learning Platform.

Small Businesses: How to Get Started with E-Learning (Without Blowing Your Budget)

Mindflash

While it’s notable that the response pool was larger for the 2011 survey (and we’re all more cost-conscious these days), I still find it remarkable that E-Learning implementation costs are such a big (and growing) concern. How is it that in our age of democratized content , flexible tools, and cloud-based solutions , E-Learning is being seen by many as a costly luxury rather than an affordable alternative?

Free L&D webinars for May 2020

Limestone Learning

We’re getting creative about how we communicate, sourcing new tools and strategies, and more than ever now, leveraging online learning. Increase the effectiveness of your coaching interactions in this webinar with Sophie Oberstein, the author of ATD’s 10 Steps to Successful Coaching.

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eFront Contests

eFront

We will simultaneously host four contests with the same opening, closing and judging dates. Create a theme for eFront embodying but no limited to: a consistent colour coded background, alternate layouts and a variety of font settings of your choice. Modules can integrate eFront with various third party software systems or extend its functionality. Create a video or animation highlighting and describing the eFront software and post it on Youtube, Metacafe or Vimeo.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

Back on December 30 2011, I scoped eight predictions ranging from hardware/software to content types and authoring tools to macro-level mobility trends our team felt would influence the market for mLearning products and services for the year and I wasn’t disappointed (or much surprised) about how it all played out. And being the low cost provider in this sector hasn’t proved to make much of a difference in what an enterprise will purchase for their mobile workers.

Free L&D webinars for April 2018

Limestone Learning

You'll get a simple introduction to the software—aimed at helping you get started making great eLearning content. In this webcast, we’ll examine five serious pitfalls that make YouTube a poor choice for hosting your company’s training videos, then look at the pros and cons of six alternatives to find smarter places for your business to keep its video safe. What employees and employers agree is the biggest challenge when it comes to corporate learning tools and solutions.

Video Statistics, Habits, and Trends You Need To Know [New Research]

TechSmith Camtasia

The vast majority of businesses have embraced video as a marketing, training, and communication tool. The latest video marketing statistics from Wyzowl shows that 87% of businesses now use video as a marketing tool, up from 63% in 2017 and 81% in 2018.