Start Alternative Learning the Right Way

KnowledgeCity

Every past broken, unfinished or discarded New Year’s resolution hangs in the back of your mind like nagging thunder, energizing you to really take on this goal—to make alternative learning methods your powerhouse for education and success. Make Alternative Learning Your Success Story.

Alternatives to Facebook Groups

LearnDash

Recently one of the more common questions I have seen asked of us is whether there are any alternatives to using Facebook Groups for the community portion of an online course. It is a completely reasonable response for people to look for other options – fortunately there are a number of alternatives available worth considering. Before jumping into the popular alternatives I think it is important to recognize why it is so many people and business use Facebook Groups.

The Best Showpad Alternatives for Sales Training and Development

Continu

Showpad is a popular sales enablement and marketing platform for sales teams—but is it the best option for your business? If you’re considering investing in a learning management system (LMS) or another sales enablement tool, it’s worth taking a look at some Showpad alternatives.

Megatrends in MOOCs: #11 Alternative Credentials

Your Training Edge

One of the biggest opportunities for MOOCs and other digital learning environments has been in the development of alternative credentials, which may turn out to be even better than traditional degrees at highlighting one’s knowledge and skills. Why do we need alternative credentials?

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

investment if businesses are to enrich engagement. As a busy L&D professional, you want to spend more. are switching between devices, alternating between. training data, you’d have had to pay a variable fee, with the potential for spiraling costs as your business.

LearnDash Alternative

Academy of Mine

Are you looking for a LearnDash alternative? Of course, the road does not end there – after installing your LMS plugin, you’ll now have to handle the business side of things, as well. How do you handle system downtime, which could translate to lost business? This is where you need a premier all-in-one LMS platform , which takes all this technical burden off your shoulders by allowing you to focus on the business side of things.

Moodle Alternatives

Academy of Mine

Are you looking for a Moodle alternative? Is your business currently using Moodle to create your online courses? Perhaps your business is in the continuing education space; maybe you are administering employee training materials, or even training other businesses. And yet, this is simply the bare bones and ignores the additional cost, both in terms of time and money spent, that is necessary to fully build out the platform to your business’ particular requirements.

eFront as a SumTotal alternative

eFront

The client was using SumTotal as its backbone LMS and was in need of a comprehensive and efficient alternative solution. In this post I will describe the business needs that made it imperative for the client to make the transition, and why eFront was chosen.

Funny business

E-Learning Provocateur

Do you find yourself going to too many meetings? Or to meetings that don’t really achieve anything? I know I do. Like many large organisations around the world, my employer is not immune to that most insidious of diseases: the ineffective meeting.

Alternative to the Kirkpatrick Model of Training Evaluation

LearnDash

This includes outcomes that you or your organization have determined to be good for business, good for the employees, or good for the bottom line. However, there are other methods that one could use as an alternative (or perhaps even in conjunction with) the Kirkpatrick model.

State of the Front-Line Manager

alternatives. BUSINESS • • • • • •. •. •. What’s the business case for focusing on front-line. Kineo helps the world’s leading businesses improve performance through learning. Whatever your business challenge, we will partner with you every step of the way.

Is Elucidat an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate?

Elucidat

In this article, we explore Elucidat as an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate – to help you decide if it’s time to make the move to cloud-based authoring. Why would you want an alternative to Storyline and Captivate?

This FREE Alternative to Box.net Might Surprise You

LearnDash

In a small team where resources like SharePoint aren’t a viable option, there has to be an alternative to sending these huge files to one another. The good news is that there is an alternative to Box.net that has just hit the scene (well, sort of).

What Business Application Training Accomplishes

Gyrus

What Business Application Training Accomplishes. By instilling basic business skills courses within your program employees can quickly obtain the business skills they do not know they require to succeed in their roles.

eLearning Business Alternatives - Good Discussion

Tony Karrer

Even Valerie in her defense seems to acknowledge that the trend is towards alternatives to courses and courseware. So, what do you do to take advantage of a move to alternatives? An interesting conversation is starting around this month's big question - ILT and Off-the-Shelf Vendors - What Should They Do?

Alternative Time Management Training

Mindflash

Therefore, there are alternative ways to view and understand this type of management and to create enhanced productivity and engagement in any organization. Uncategorized business goals Employment job training learning & development time management

Alternatives to Second Life Continued

Kapp Notes

In my listing of Alternatives to Second Life , many packages were missed. The platform enables businesses to Generate leads, Sell product, Network, Conduct education and Enhance brand awareness via Private and Public virtual shows all in a 3D virtual world.

A Few More Alternatives to Second Life

Kapp Notes

The company deploys as a SaaS based web service to consumers and business customers. Click here to see more alternatives to Second Life. __ Catalog of Recommended Books, Games and Gadgets Recommended Games and Gadgets Recommended Books Content Guide. With all the bad news in the virtual worlds space this week (read Not a Good Week for the Virtual World Space ), I wanted to point out that many healthy 3D virtual immersive environments still exist and more are coming on line daily.

Alternate Reality Games: a model for engagement?

Growth Engineering

Today, we’re looking at the wonderful world of Alternate Reality Games. What is an Alternate Reality Game? In an Alternate Reality Game, the purpose isn’t to craft a linear narrative. The post Alternate Reality Games: a model for engagement?

Is Elucidat an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate?

Elucidat

In this article, we explore Elucidat as an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate – to help you decide if it’s time to make the move to cloud-based authoring. Why would you want an alternative to Storyline and Captivate? How is Elucidat a good alternative to Storyline and Captivate? Test out an alternative to Articulate Storyline or Adobe Captivate. The post Is Elucidat an alternative to Articulate Storyline and Adobe Captivate?

Alternatives to Second Life (continued, again)

Kapp Notes

Here is a companion post to two previous posts on the topic: Alternatives to Second Life Alternatives to Second Life Continued If you know of more, please feel free to add in the comments section.

Still More Alternatives to Second Life: More 3D Worlds to Explore

Kapp Notes

Here are even a few more alternatives to Second Life for you to check out. EON Coliseum is an online multiuser solution that enables individuals and businesses to present and share their ideas, communicate complex concepts and collaborate in 3D.

eFront as a SumTotal alternative

eFront

The client was using SumTotal as its backbone LMS and was in need of a comprehensive and efficient alternative solution. In this post I will describe the business needs that made it imperative for the client to make the transition, and why eFront was chosen.

Using video as an alternative to create learning content

Litmos

People like watching people – it’s human nature (especially when the alternative is seeing bullet points or clip art on screen). And here is another that I recently made for my own business. The post Using video as an alternative to create learning content appeared first on Litmos.

Successful Business Negotiation Strategies

KnowledgeCity

Your promotion has come through and a whole new set of responsibilities along with it, including business negotiations. What do you need to navigate a successful business negotiation, ensuring the best outcome for your side while maintaining optimal relationships with those across the table? According to Entrepreneur.com ,the basic requirements for a successful business negotiation are: Having an iron will. Implementing a Successful Business Negotiation Strategy.

Blogging For Your Business – What Do You Know About It?

Your Training Edge

Instead, they should be compared to the alternatives. This might push some businesses away from blogging. If you haven’t yet started blogging then you’re really selling your business short. He knows everything about technology, business writing, and web design.

SaaS vs custom eLearning solution: How to Start an Online Tutoring Business?

mysimpleshow

If you have masters in the skills and want to teach and explore in an extensively profitable way, then be thankful for the online platforms which make it so easy to start your own online tutoring business. How to start your own tutoring business? What are you really good at?

The Performance Paradigm: An Alternative Approach to Learning

CLO Magazine

To begin broadening the learning department’s impact on the business, CLOs can take a benchmarking approach to determine the current state of their performance and learning ecosystem — every company has one.

Why Businesses Should Veto Traditional Training

TOPYX LMS

What type of training model does your business use? There are several reasons for this, but the main one is that business owners are unaware that online training, or eLearning, is an excellent, up-to-date alternative to classroom-style training.

How Natural Disasters Impact Businesses

Avilar

Businesses spend so much time worrying about what they can change that they often don’t think about how they’ll deal with what they can’t change. These are questions of which businesses may be vaguely aware, but not every business spends enough time thinking about how it would answer them.

Alternatives to Kirkpatrick

bozarthzone

He advises working backwards through his four levels more as a design, rather than an evaluation, strategy; that is: What business results are you after? An alternative approach to evaluation was developed Daniel Stufflebeam. More later on alternatives to the Kirkpatrick taxonomy.

A Better Alternative to Traditional Learning: Game-Based Training

Designing Digitally

For many years, businesses have conducted their corporate training sessions in the traditional way. It may involve a classroom-type structure with an instructor who lectures to the learners.

Microsoft Project for the Thrifty Project Manager: 3 Free (or Almost-Free) Alternatives

Dashe & Thomson

For whatever reason, getting “just-as-good” alternatives is something of a hobby of mine. As with many of the business-software applications Microsoft produces, Project contains a whole bunch of nuanced features that are cool and add to the “neat” factor, but which the average training-project PM probably won’t need very often.

Complete guide: How to start online tutoring business in 2019?

Pinlearn

Do you wish to start your own eLearning platform , but do not have an idea about how to start an online tutoring business ? Stay on the page because, we are going to learn everything about starting an online tutoring business: requirements for online tutoring, different alternatives, and the cost involved in each. However, have you considered expanding this part-time gig and starting your own full-time tutoring business? How to start an online tutoring business?

Does Employee Happiness Cause Business Success?

The Performance Improvement Blog

Employees who are engaged in their work, are satisfied, have a sense of wellbeing, have purpose, feel they are doing meaningful work, and have a belief that they can be successful in their jobs, are more likely to achieve positive business outcomes than employees who are unhappy in their work.

Business applications of Twitter

E-Learning Provocateur

I had the privilege of facilitating one of the breakout sessions, which focused on the business applications of Twitter. In a nutshell, I see the business applications of Twitter falling into three main categories: 1.

Alternate Career Options for L&D

Learning Cafe

We will also be exploring alternative career options and pathways for L&D professions wanting to branch out into other business areas and industries. Rhys Cohen works in Business Development for a specialist L&D recruitment company; HCi Professional Services. Jeevan has explored may alternate career options – HR Manager, PeopleSoft /Oracle Consultant, Business Development, Entrepreneur, Professional Services Manager, Board Member … Big Questions.