The 10 Best MindTickle Alternatives

Continu

Here are a few of the cons and reasons to consider MindTickle Alternatives. Now that you know some of the challenges, here are 10 great MindTickle alternatives. Qstream gives Outperform subscribers access to the program’s API to integrate different applications and services.

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?

The Best Showpad Alternatives for Sales Training and Development

Continu

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. Let’s talk about why Showpad isn’t the best choice for every company out there, then check out some of the alternatives.

6 Alternative Ways To Demonstrate ROI From Your eLearning

eLearning Industry

How can you report on the ROI of your eLearning programs when it’s not as simple as an in-out financial calculation? Here are 6 alternative ways to approach this common challenge. Corporate eLearning Corporate eLearning Best Practices eLearning Budget eLearning Cost eLearning ROIWell, it’s important to take a step back and consider what’s most valuable to your organization. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

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. sound complex and potentially costly but. Where learning and development programs used to be seen as.

FREE Alternative to Adobe Captivate

LearnDash

Well, now you (almost) can with this free alternative to Adobe Captivate for e-Learning development. Personally, if you need Adobe Captivate, I would recommend just buying that program. That is worth the extra cost alone.

How a Low Cost LMS for CME Costs You More in the Long Run

EthosCE

When it comes to software, however, the difference is that a low cost LMS platform rarely offers the kind of value that you need to support your organization’s goals. Your LMS is the engine of your program’s success. Learn how enterprise-grade features can transform your CME program.

There’s an Alternative to Leadership Development

CLO Magazine

Worse, most leadership development programs turn out to be ineffective and expensive. These programs provide little focus on the social, interpersonal and strategic aspects of leadership, and what’s learned is often difficult to apply. But there’s an alternative.

FREE Online Meeting Program

LearnDash

When working with a team to create elearning programs (or even to deliver training), there is likely a chance that you have attended an online meeting. For many people, the de facto online meeting program is GoToMeeting – if for nothing else than they have a solid marketing program.

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There’s an Alternative to Leadership Development

CLO Magazine

Worse, most leadership development programs turn out to be ineffective and expensive. These programs provide little focus on the social, interpersonal and strategic aspects of leadership, and what’s learned is often difficult to apply. But there’s an alternative.

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.

How to Design an Effective LMS Training Program

TOPYX LMS

Like many decision makers, you may be more than ready to improve the effectiveness of your company’s LMS training program. However, before moving forward with such a venture, it’s important that corporate leaders determine if they feel confident in their LMS ( learning management system ) program-building skills. This may seem like a tough feat, but an effective corporate training program streamlines the process. 3 Steps to Designing an Engaging LMS Training Program.

Measuring The Effectiveness of Your Blended Learning Program

Obsidian Learning

But the cost of your investment in human resources is also always a concern. Well-designed learning usually includes ways for learners to demonstrate increased competency built into the program. Costs savings, including time saved because mistakes were NOT made.

3 Alternatives to a Traditional College Education for Today’s Learners

BenchPrep

New data from the federal government shows that college completion rates are falling due to high costs, part-time programs, and certificate-granting programs. School is out for summer. For high school graduates, the question of whether or not to continue on with higher education or to enter the workforce is becoming an increasingly prevalent decision.

How to Sunset an Educational Program

WBT Systems

Only 30 minutes in and your highly energetic committee members have already come up with several new online learning program ideas. Since some of your courses have been around forever, you wonder if it might be time to sunset an educational program or two. Program instructors.

E-learning course development: How to balance between size, cost and time? Pt. 2

eFront

In the previous post we discussed how e-learning course creators can plan and manage their costs (or budget, if you prefer the fancier term). However, cost itself, is just one element of the cost-size-time triad, and when one changes, the other two change as well (e.g.

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Is Your LMS License Model Misaligned? How to Avoid Costly Mistakes

Talented Learning

An LMS license model depends on two key elements: 1) How a vendor calculates usage and 2) The related costs for that level of usage. The cost remains the same for each active learner whether she interacts once or a thousand times. Compare terms carefully with traditional alternatives.

LMS for Small Business: Is It Worth the Cost?

KnowledgeAnywhere

There are many SaaS learning management systems out there that can provide a scalable and affordable solution for companies with less than 500 employees that provide a much better alternative to free systems like Moodle. If you’re a small business looking for an online training solution, you probably already do some training already and are looking for a more efficient, cost-effective, and consistent way to deliver training to your workforce. Why an LMS IS worth the cost.

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Top 3 things to avoid at all costs during an LMS implementation

Matrix

E-learning has many perks , including great flexibility, lower training costs and a better ability to keep track of all employee development paths. First of all there is the organizational component where there needs to be a general declaration of how the program will benefit the business.

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Adapting elearning programs cross-culturally

eFront

Because of the nature of elearning the relative risks of culturally inappropriate design are greater – you risk not only lack of participation, but people could reject the course outright, or alternatively take the course, but use valuable resources such as extra time in order to complete it.

4 Tips to Keep Your Custom Training Programs Fresh

Unboxed

So, you have a shiny new training program custom-built for you. Even so, if there’s one thing you can count on with custom training programs and off-the-shelf alike, it’s change. Just like you, we continue to learn with every training program we build and support. Relevant Cost.

Keep Tuition Assistance Costs in Check

CLO Magazine

Rapidly rising tuition costs are putting a burden on employers and employees. Here are some ways companies can reduce program costs while maintaining the investment. Tuition costs in the U.S. continue to rise on an annual basis, making it increasingly more expensive for employers to offer tuition assistance programs aimed at developing their workforce. Part-time students, such as working adults, are equally affected by these rising costs. Costs will vary.

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Microlearning—Is it a Good Fit for Your Training Program?

The Learning Dispatch

Microlearning: Is it a Good Fit for Your Training Program? What’s more, several organizations have found that a microlearning approach creates effective training more quickly and at a lower cost than it takes to build traditional courses.

10 Steps to Running a Lean Training Program

LearnUpon

Growing companies need to prove the worthiness of the programs they run. In this post, we share some tips on keeping a training program within a lean budget while maximizing its impact. Always know exactly what your learning management system (LMS) will cost your company. The last thing you want is for an extra cost to appear unexpectedly. Our advice is to get the vendor to explicitly map out the costs involved. CSV uploads are an alternative to integrations.

7 golden rules of a successful blended learning program

Learning Wire

It aims to be a more effective, high-quality blended learning program. If you want to boost the engagement of both learners and managers, explain what’s at stake in the training program. Blended learning: an alternative approach.

Top Tips to Guarantee a Successful eLearning Program Launch (Part 2)

Litmos

As I discussed in Part 1 of this blog series , I presented a webinar with Litmos recently that outlined my top ten tips to guarantee a successful eLearning program launch. So can you think of alternative ways of delivering value via your platform; Record webinars?

The Building Blocks of a Successful e-Training Program

ICS Learning

The Building Blocks of a Successful e-Training Program. An authoritative whitepaper on how to plan, implement, and evaluate an e-learning program for your business. Like any corporate initiative, the training program should have a stated mission and a set of business objectives that are well defined. The plan will also need to include a business analysis that identifies the costs and benefits of the training program.

10 Steps to Running a Lean Training Program

LearnUpon

Growing companies need to prove the worthiness of the programs they run. In this post, we share some tips on keeping a training program within a lean budget while maximizing its impact. Always know exactly what your learning management system (LMS) will cost your company. The last thing you want is for an extra cost to appear unexpectedly. Our advice is to get the vendor to explicitly map out the costs involved. CSV uploads are an alternative to integrations.

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Building a better learning and development program

Aptara

Building a better learning and development program. Implementing a learning and development program provides companies with tremendous advantages and opportunities. When done correctly, it can lead to lower turnover rates and cost-savings.

eLearning platforms follow top trends in L&D

Petra Mayer

In blended learning , asynchronous and synchronous learning elements are being combined as part of one training program. For example, part of the training program is an in-person seminar or event. Do you plan to sell your programs directly from your course hosting platform?

Do You Use Temporary Workers? How E-Learning Can Reduce Your Cost

KMI Learning

But what if you could reduce this cost, reduce the time your supervisors spent training temporary workers. They also have the mandatory safety orientation program online. ✓ How E-Learning Can Reduce Your Cost appeared first on KMI Learning.

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Task List for Your Learning Management System (LMS) Implementation

Adobe Captivate

Should compliance courses be maintained in paper formats as an alternative, in case of a system failure? Are they cost-effective? If you’d like to attend a free webinar on how to implement your LMS, join me tomorrow ! Quite a few of us hear the words “learning management system implementation” and run for the hills. It’s natural to be afraid of taking on a project that is totally outside of your normal, everyday function.

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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. A user-friendly interface that guides your learner through the program is a must.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

For those who create training or administer training programs, that means considering and meeting the needs of learners with disabilities. A Guide for Creating and Buying Accessible Online Training within Your Organization’s Training Program.

Beyond The MBA

CLO Magazine

In 2016, a team of professors at Coles College of Business at Kennesaw State University spent months converting a series of classroom-based executive education classes into a digital badge program.