Lowe’s Introduces Track to the Trades Program

CLO Magazine

The Track to the Trades initiative is designed to present career alternatives to Lowe’s employees and ensure they get the support they need to pursue those careers. Mariel Tishma is an editorial intern at Chief Learning Officer magazine.

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Beyond The MBA

CLO Magazine

“In the olden days, employees had to pay their dues before getting onto a high-performer learning track,” Stotz said.

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.

How Restaurants & Hotels Can Prevent Sexual Harassment

discoverlink

Stop Harassment in Its Tracks. Creating an alternative reporting solution is important for employees to utilize in these cases. Adopting e-learning makes it easy for staff to access modules 24/7, deliver consistent training across all employees, and allow for tracking completions.

Visuals and Visual Thinking

Association eLearning

Have you ever sketched something out on the back of a napkin or drawn a mindmap to keep track of ideas during a brainstorming session? Alternately, you could convert your own written notes into visuals. Logos, billboards, icons, infographics, memes, and other visuals are everywhere.

The Shoemaker’s Children – How Travel, Training and Social Learning Expand Your Mind

Learningtogo

When you attend a conference together, you can “divide and conquer,” making sure that each member of the team attends a different track or series. Look for less expensive alternatives. Training Magazine. Chief Learning Officer Magazine. Training Industry Magazine.

Benefits of Delivering Content Through Digital Publishing Platform

Kitaboo

A digital publishing platform allows all kinds of content such as books, magazines, videos, newspaper etc. Cost-effective Alternative: Replacing print with digital medium is undoubtedly cost saving as we saw in the previous point. Track Usage and Performance: Digital publishing made data collection possible. This data is used by publishers to track the sales of their eBooks, decide the pricing and distribution & sales strategies.

Everything You Need To Know About Workday® Learning Center HCM

WalkMe Training Station

In 1999, the Editor of Training and Development magazine wrote: “Online learning is not the next big thing, it is the now big thing.”. With it, you can create, track, deliver, and report on educational courses or training programs. Alternatives to Workday® Learning Center.

Benefits of Delivering Learning Through Digital Publishing Platforms

Kitaboo

A digital publishing platform allows all kinds of content such as books, magazines, videos, newspaper etc. Cost-effective Alternative. Track Usage and Performance. This data is used by publishers to track the sales of their eBooks, decide the pricing and distribution & sales strategies. Novels, magazines, cookbooks, textbooks, newspapers, every kind of reading material has moved on from print to digital platforms.

Megatrends in MOOCs: #7 Gamification

Your Training Edge

In an article for CIO Magazine last year, staff writer Lauren Brousell described three ways companies are capitalizing on gamification : Keeping people coming back to the learning portal.

Leading with an LMS - Harmful to Your Health (or Skipping Stages in Bersin's Four Stage Model)

Tony Karrer

I recently was piling through my stack of magazines and ran across an article in Training & Development Magazine that reference "the stages of eLearning" from a Josh Bersin report. Alternatives are described in my article Tracking Without an LMS. Unfortunately, the article is only available to ASTD members and via registration at Bersin's site.

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Webinars are better, but not yet best

Allison Rossett

I did this by tracking the twitter stream, #closym. The article , published in CLO magazine, had this snarky title: What Stinks about Webinars. Tweet From my sunny office in San Diego, I checked into the happenings at CLO’s spring conference in Miami.

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10 Top Tips For Interactive Video

Sponge UK

Track interactions. Once you have the learning outcomes you can start joining your starting points to the end results and introducing alternative routes which explain a different aspect of the learning. Track Interactions Make use of the tracking that interactive video makes possible.

Associations Need to Lead Change with Education Programs

WBT Systems

The authors of this whitepaper make a compelling case for associations to step in and bridge the growing education-to-employment gap by offering alternative, affordable, industry specific education programs for professional development and credentialing.

Down But Not Quite Out: what can we learn from the plights of Learning Tree International and Readers Digest?

Performance Learning Productivity

Alternatives to ILT events The Internet has not only changed the way we communicate but also our concept of 'freely available'. Andrew won the CLO Magazine's Gold Award for innovation in 2008 for this initiative.

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Webinars are better, but not yet best

Allison Rossett

I did this by tracking the twitter stream, #closym. The article , published in CLO magazine, had this snarky title: What Stinks about Webinars. But the webinar in and of itself is a skimpy way to develop yourself to be a better decision maker about, for example, alternative approaches to leader development or the pros and cons of mobile learning for your organizational strategy.

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Out and About: Past and Upcoming Events

Kapp Notes

Here are some blog postings, presentations and up coming events that I am trying to keep track of so I decided to put them all in one place. My post Nine Information Alternatives to the Now Defunct Training Magazine was number one in elearninglearning's Top 40 eLearning Articles and 5 Hot Topics for Early March post. Past Recently authored a blog entry at TrainingIndustry.com titled Add Online Simulations to Your Organization’s Instructional Toolkit.

Learning & Development Conferences for 2018

Limestone Learning

February 12 –14, 2018 Training Magazine’s 41st Annual 2018 Game Changer Conference & Expo , Atlanta, Georgia The official definition of “game changer” is an event, idea, or procedure that effects a significant shift in the current manner of doing or thinking about something.

Workplace learning is like learning a second language

Jane Hart

I heard  it spoken all around me, I had conversations with people, I watched German TV and I read German magazines and newspapers.    But  even if a LMS had existed, it certainly is a ludicrous idea to think that it could have come with me to Germany to track all the conversations I had or overheard, all the TV programmes I watched, or all the magazine and newspaper articles I read. 

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More Than 100 PowerPoint Tutorials & a Free Template

Rapid eLearning

Hide and reveal background fill and an alternative example using T agxedo. Make images look like they’re magazine cutouts. Create a torn image effect and an alternative approach. Combine animations in PowerPoint with an alternative version.

A ship without sails: Why single source is integral to blended learning

Xyleme

The objective is to engage the workforce by accommodating different learning styles using a learning management system that tracks performance to provide measurable outcomes. What''s your reaction when you hear about climate change? Is it a predictor of worldwide Armageddon?

mylearningworx - a reflection on the launch event

Learning Rocks

There are a couple of players - Lynda.com is a video based elearning platform focusing largely on software and programming, and there are quite a few in languages (I even wrote about one, JapanesePod101.com for e.learning age some years ago - not much in that in itself but the editor of that magazine is one of the directors of mylearningworx!)

What if….? (E-Learning)

eLearning 24-7

The moment anyone uses the net, data tracking occurs. As I always say, do you read every article in a newspaper, on a web site, magazine, etc? What if scenarios, offer an alternative. . Sometimes the alternative is awful and downright scary. I’m a huge fan of history. Especially those “what if” scenarios that explore the other side of historical changes.

Free L&D webinars for April 2018

Limestone Learning

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.

The Year in Learning—89 Hand-Picked L&D-Related Articles from 2017

The Learning Dispatch

I wrote an article for TD Magazine that can help. Kim Krause Berg suggests that user stories might be an alternative. Bonus: the benefits of tracking your time—how would you know the time using eye candy adds, unless you track how much time it takes?).

Free L&D webinars for May 2018

Limestone Learning

For the second year, Training magazine and Wilson Learning Worldwide have teamed up to conduct the Annual Leadership Survey focused on creating effective leaders and preparing the next generation of leaders. Do you use software to track training ROI?

LIVE BLOG - Craig Weiss 'eLearning 2020' Seminar

Unicorn Training

Apps may then become more about UX than providing an offline alternative. Or just track CPD? Using Javascript and tween libraries as alternatives to HTML5 Value of Adobe Edge to change Flash-based projects? Simple workflow that enables IDs to stop using Word - tracked-change word docs for SMEs. Capability to go into eLearning and track changes within it - version-control. Succession planning - enrolled into level, LMS automatically keeps track of development.

Top 75 eLearning Posts - May 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

Ten Myths about Video in e-Learning: Part 1 by Stephen Haskin - Learning Solutions Magazine , May 3, 2010 Video has been called the original rapid e-Learning method, and there is no doubt that it is now an important medium in our work. continued) - Sana Easy Bloggers , May 10, 2010 Last week we shared our visions on using Google services (such as Analytics) as an alternative to expensive LMS software. Nonlinear Presentations: Alternatives to “Death By Powerpoint”?