Between the Happy Sheets

Your Training Edge

Happy sheets, for those uninformed, are those polled results you provide at the end of a seminar. Was the use of multi-media effective in providing alternative knowledge retention paths for the students? I thought the title might catch a few extra glances.

How Does CourseArc Make Your LMS Even Better?


Some highlights include: Engaging and Interactive Content: By making it easy to create interactive modules that include rich media like audio and video, and interactivity like student polls and drag and drops, course creators have a wide array of options to excite and engage their students.

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Increase Course Performance with the Right Authoring Tool – Here’s How to Sort Out Your Options


Does the tool track the time spent authoring for you? polls), video and audio handling, interactive videos, and gamification. Evaluate what tracking and reporting the tool can provide. Can it provide tracking and analytics outside an LMS (i.e.,

Where is L&D heading?

E-Learning Provocateur

If we allow our attendees to bring their tablets into class, they can participate in online polling, consume content and play games together. Alternatively, you could use your iPhone.

Why Businesses Should Veto Traditional Training


In fact, if you were to take a poll concerning the number of employees who enjoy in-person trainings, it’s doubtful that more than a handful of people would say they look forward to classroom-style training sessions. What type of training model does your business use?

Webinars are better, but not yet best

Allison Rossett

I did this by tracking the twitter stream, #closym. 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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8 Tips To Create Onboarding Online Training For Baby Boomers


Especially those who have been in the industry for several years and have an impressive track record. Offer other gamified alternatives, such as points that enable them to track their own progress privately.

How Online Training can Lead your Sales Team to Success


Global organizations are using it to deploy and monitor sales online training initiatives – track sales performance, improve client communications, empower sales team, keep them at the top of their game and much more. – Carry out surveys or poll.

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Translating Activities Into the Virtual Classroom

ATD Learning Technologies

Using the chat tool, ask learners to suggest ideas, which you can then summarize and debrief; alternatively, invite learners to write their ideas directly onto the whiteboard.

Webinars are better, but not yet best

Allison Rossett

I did this by tracking the twitter stream, #closym. 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. While polling often transpires, the polls tend to the demographic or superficial.

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Corporate Training Development: Beware Sniper Stakeholders

The Learning Dispatch

It can set you back hours or days of work as you develop alternatives, which are then reviewed and critiqued in turn. Keep track of the approvals needed for other projects—even those that you didn’t work on. Sometimes you can poll your network to see what they’ve encountered.

Top 10 Quiz Makers for Teachers and Educators

DigitalChalk eLearning

Plus offers: Automatically generates alternative versions to reduce cheating. Reporting and tracking. Polls and surveys. Poll Maker. Poll Maker creates simple polls and surveys to integrate with social media sites.

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Is Social Media Learning Hype or a Valuable Tool?

JCA Solutions

Alternatively, each person can contribute to an ongoing thread as it fits their schedule. You can use Facebook polls to gather information from learners as well. Think about how you would integrate the activities and track them.

4 Tips to Keep Your Custom Training Programs Fresh


Decide which changes you need to fast-track, and which can be bundled into a larger program update. Review surveys and polls; you might even run a new survey before each scheduled update to gather feedback from multiple areas.

What can L&D learn from the UK election results?

Unicorn Training

Unicorn CEO Peter Phillips explores some of the parallels between the recent UK General Election, and themes of engagement, communication and social influence in learning.The recent election outcome in the UK defied every major opinion poll and made fools of most of the media experts. The main reason the polls were so wrong was that they assumed young voters would not turn out to vote, because they had failed to do so in 2015 and 2016.

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


Conduct surveys and polls to see which devices they commonly use to access the online training platform. This is the ideal alternative for remote workers, as on-the-job observations aren’t an option.

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

In 2017 we tracked more than 35 different mergers and acquisitions in the learning technology space. 8 Custom Learning Experiences Offer Flexible Alternatives. Welcome to our 4th annual LMS and learning systems “Trends” post! What is a trend, anyway?

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Keynote Resources from #LUC2017

Kapp Notes

Games accommodate failure with multiple lives, second chances and alternative methods of success. Using Poll Everywhere to Create an Interactive Story-based Presentation from Karl Kapp. It’s called Gamification via Segmented Polls.

Top 100 Tools for Learning in 2014


trackthisforme - A data-lovers dream, this site can track anything you want—from your mood, to how many licks it takes to get to the center of a Tootsie Roll pop. Doodle - Stop lengthy email exchanges on meeting times—send a Doodle poll instead!

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Upskilling Employees: Advantages and Methods To Teach Staff More


That’s where upskilling training can come in as an alternative to bringing in new staffers. Today’s talent development software really can provide an engaging arena where employees can work together in small breakout “rooms”, take surveys and polls, watch videos and more.

The Rise of LMS Specialists: A Tour of Learning Tech Innovation

Talented Learning

So far, I have formally reviewed and currently track 120 of them. This gives buyers a sense of comfort and confidence that is rarely achieved with generic LMS alternatives. Welcome to the Era of LMS Specialists.

The ultimate authoring tool buyer’s guide


Nice to have: they’d like to track data around usage of their products, and measure what’s working easily. Customizable branding so one course can be switched to an alternative on-brand look. Range of ways to ‘score’ and track learning.

How will adopting an adaptive learning strategy help your business


Poll employees across the organization to get a sense of what they are looking for as part of a training strategy. Identify building-block components early: Because technology will be a key driver for the strategy, evaluate alternate technologies early in the process.

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Free L&D webinars for November 2018

Limestone Learning

The study polls more than 2,000 employees and profiles dozens of executives to gauge their perception of fulfillment versus engagement, understand their current fulfillment at work, and examine the performance implications of being fulfilled.

The Ultimate Guide to Creating an Online Course in 2018


A mini-course is a bit-sized alternative to offer as a lead-capture mechanism for your business, educating your customers or presenting your skills to nurture leads into customers. SoundCloud : Using the embed code of a Soundcloud track you can easily include it in your courses.

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Is the Future of Learning Bite-Sized?

CLO Magazine

A poll of roughly 200 learning and development practitioners in February showed that more than 90 percent agreed that they will be looking to miniaturize their learning experiences in the year ahead. Another example: 80 percent of listeners’ time is spent on 20 percent of the tracks on their music player. These three trends are driving big changes in the industry and make a strong case for bite-sized learning.

The Building Blocks of a Successful e-Training Program

ICS Learning

Metrics are measurable performance parameters that can be used as feedback to evaluate the training results, to help refine the implementation strategy and to keep the training initiatives on track. Keeping your training solution in this framework will allow you to keep the big picture in mind and will help you keep the project on track. More traditional video conferencing systems have been available for many years and provide a convenient alternative to face-to-face meetings.

Will at Work Learning: FREE Research Report on Feedback

Work Learning

Training follow-through software—that keeps track of learners’ implementation goals—provides another opportunity for feedback. You could conduct a poll online to see what is a preferred way? You could conduct a poll online to see what is a preferred way? View an alternate.