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?

Align Employee and Corporate Goals in 2019

Absorb LMS

Though you need everyone focused on the right priorities, too often employees misunderstand corporate goals and processes. Here’s how to get your staff working as a cohesive team, fully compliant—and aligned with your corporate goals. Train Employees to Align on Corporate Goals.

7 Traits Of A Successful Corporate eLearning Culture

eFront

Is your corporate eLearning culture on the road to success? In this article, we’ll highlight the top 7 traits of a winning corporate eLearning culture. What Makes Α Successful Corporate eLearning Culture. It’s the bedrock of your corporate eLearning strategy.

Corporate Training Methods: What Works Best

Schoox

Lots of businesses invest in corporate training for their staff since they see it as a fantastic way to create a great team and improve morale. When a business wants to invest in corporate coaching for their employees, it’s significant to consider which staff will be attending.

The New Corporate Learning Ecosystem: Coexistence at Work

Talented Learning

Recently, the concept of corporate learning ecosystems has grown increasingly popular — and with good reason. In corporations, audiences are not created equal. Corporate Leadership. All of these work independently or in concert with an existing corporate LMS.

Corporate Training Development: Beware Sniper Stakeholders

The Learning Dispatch

Book Excerpt #1: Corporate Training Tips & Tricks—Save Your Money & Prove Your Worth . . NOTE: The following article is excerpted from Corporate Training Tips & Tricks: Save Your Money & Prove Your Worth by Katrina Baker.

Corporate Training Development: Beware Sniper Stakeholders

The Learning Dispatch

Book Excerpt #1: Corporate Training Tips & Tricks—Save Your Money & Prove Your Worth . . NOTE: The following article is excerpted from Corporate Training Tips & Tricks: Save Your Money & Prove Your Worth by Katrina Baker.

How To Implement Interactive Self-Paced Online Courses In A Corporate Environment

eFront

There’s no doubt that eLearning has completely transformed the world of corporate training. But there’s one more step to reach the Holy Grail of eLearning excellence: entirely autonomous, interactive self-paced learning.

The Best eLearning Tools You Need Now

LearnUpon

An eLearning professional is only as good as their best eLearning tools. While a learning management system is one of the most important eLearning tools you need to have, there are many nifty online apps, programs and systems designed to make your eLearning experience simpler.

Are You Riding the Waves or the Ripples? Tracking Learning Trends

Vignettes Learning

The alternative approach: “Thought and Action are One” (learn and apply, learning by doing) gained popularity. Without presenting an alternative way of writing content, SMEs will cling to these traditonal methods. Mobile Mlearning is the new eLearning.

Moodle and Corporations: A Match Made in Heaven or Terrible Twosome?

Paradiso

There are a lot of things to be aware of when looking at Moodle, aspects that are often missed whilst blindly following the Pied Piper of the elearning industry down a potentially very costly rabbit hole. Within the elearning industry Moodle’s documentation is well-known to be lacking.

Will Artificial Intelligence bring real smarts to eLearning?

eFront

In this post, we are going to examine Artificial Intelligence’s past history and latest developments, discuss its future trends, and attempt to determine the ways in which it will affect modern corporate training. So what does that mean for corporate training?

Avoiding the LMS Overkill

QuoDeck

Alternatively, you could create a course on a MOOC like Coursera or Udemy to host and share your content. Leading with classroom sessions, most organizations typically look to add in eLearning to standardize the content and dissemination approach as well as reduce costs.

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Double Your eLearning Return on Investment

eLearning Architect

My seminar was called ‘How to Double your eLearning Return on Investment’ - and following a lively seminar with lots of questions, I wanted to share some highlights. Running my own eLearning consultancy has certainly been an eye-opener and provided me with a steep learning curve.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

From Agile to xAPI and everything in between, there are a lot of eLearning terms to get your head around. Terminology can feel like buzzwords and jargon to the amateur but many are essential knowledge for the eLearning professional. That’s why we’ve compiled this eLearning glossary.

Where is L&D heading?

E-Learning Provocateur

Last week I was invited by David Swaddle to be a panellist at the Sydney eLearning and Instructional Design meetup. As we embrace informal learning, we will rely less on e-learning modules in favour of alternatives such as social forums, job aids, games, and indeed, interactive videos.

Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It

Jay Cross

Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It. Where Corporate Learning Came From 3. Corporate Learning Today 5. Corporate Training Is Broken 7. Corporate training is broken. The world around corporate training has changed. eLearning was born.

How eLearning Enables Cost Savings

Aktiv Mind

How eLearning Enables Cost Savings. Sadly though, corporate trainings require immense budgets. This is where eLearning comes in. Enabling businesses to get better at what they do, while saving a lot of money, is eLearning really the way forward? Simply put, eLearning is when you shift from orthodox learning environments, such as classrooms, to digital ones. As an excellent alternative, eLearning already does all of this for you.

The A-Z of eLearning Acronyms (with bonus explanations from experts)

TalentLMS

In your first week of working in the eLearning industry, you’re likely to look at your colleagues blank-faced as they throw out sentences that sound like noises only a dog would understand. “It’s Bonus: six have been explained by eLearning experts! ). An alternative to ADDIE.

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

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Friday, June 26, 2009 The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point? So what are some of the hurdles to overcome in the corporate market? It’s not for corporate use. But Moodle is increasingly being used in the corporate market. According to an eLearning Guild survey conducted in 2007 , 18% of respondents in corporate settings reported using Moodle.

eLearning at scale: 8 LMS features for large enterprises

eFront

It’s the same with any kind of enterprise software, from a word processor to an online training platform — they need to have lots of features that might be redundant for smaller installations, but become essential in a large corporate context. Big businesses have big demands.

How technology is changing training in the airline industry

Litmos

Virtual reality is beginning to offer an alternative to physical flight simulators. Norwegian Air can also use Litmos to keep track of renewal requirements and remind employees when it’s time for training. The aviation industry is facing a major personnel shortage.

How To Use Responsive eLearning Design For Better Learner Engagement

Adobe Captivate

mLearning provides multi-device support and is undergoing a shift from a fixed layout to a dynamic or responsive eLearning design. In this article, I answer 5 questions on how you can use responsive eLearning design to create better learner engagement.

Localising elearning for China

Sponge UK

Learning resources are important to many Chinese internet users and digital learning is rapidly expanding in the corporate sector. China’s digital learning landscape Learning Light estimates that at any given time, there are over 150 million people using elearning in China.

Give your Professional Associations a Worthwhile LMS Therapy

Paradiso

Associations also have few staff to handle elearning administration and therefore little time is available to focus on serving their members. At this certain point you do not need to determine every piece of data you want to track and report. Do you know what are associations?

4 eLearning Trends That Will Change The Way You Look At Online Learning

CommLab India

The corporate world has been trying out things and adding upgrades to technologies, and as a result, some of these trends stuck around, while others didn’t. It’s safe to say that videos are truly a valiant alternative to the reclining and somewhat boring conventional approach of e-learning.

Dilemma of author-educators migrating to story-based eLearning design

Vignettes Learning

Our belief: At Vignettes Learning we use stories in eLearning; however, we make them interactive. Developing story-based elearning design requires a different or new set of skills and competencies. In elearning, the control of the lessons is with the learner.

Think of the Children! How Blended Learning is Helping Students at School (And Can Help You Too)

Digitec Interactive

Recently, however, education committees in South Carolina and Indiana are starting to fix that problem by adding eLearning options to their programs. Offering an eLearning alternative gives learners (and trainers) the opportunity to stay on schedule, no matter what happens.

eLearning Thought Leaders: OpenSesame

eLearning Weekly

They are changing the way elearning, module-by-module, is bought and sold online. eLearning Weekly Interview with Josh Blank, SVP/General Manager, and Tom Turnbull, VP/Community Development at Open Sesame. Can buyers run the elearning on their LMS?

Creating interactivities in e-Learning: 10 ways to challenge and engage your Learner

G-Cube

A little off the beaten track, here are some innovative ways of building experience in e-learning –focused on instruction but aiming to make learning as enjoyable and intriguing as possible. Alternatively, an open text field may also be provided, where the learners can write their responses.

Benefits Of Personalized eLearning – Featuring A Case Study For Instructional Designers

Adobe Captivate

One of the approaches to meet this mandate is to use a personalized eLearning approach. The Impact And Benefits Of Personalized eLearning. Personalized eLearning is customization of eLearning so that it can meet the specific needs of learners.

Why Businesses Should Veto Traditional Training

TOPYX LMS

In the corporate world, classroom-style training is becoming obsolete. 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.

Moodle vs Totara – which is the right choice for you?

Paradiso

Anyone who has spent even a fraction of time looking into the world of elearning and the learning management system will have come across the rather abstract names of Moodle and Totara. appeared first on eLearning Experts. Moodle vs Totara: Understanding the differences.

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5 Top Trends In Compliance Online Training eLearning Pros Should Be Aware Of

eFront

In this article, we’ll highlight the top 5 trends in compliance training that eLearning pros should know. Virtual Reality , Augmented Reality, and other advanced technologies give eLearning professionals the chance to fully engage their audience.

Closing the Learning-Acquisition Gap with Informal Learning

Learnkit

They were actually steps away from trying to put these pigeons in the front of missiles to guide as an early alternative to radio guided missiles. In this regard, most corporate training has yet to catch-up.