Return on Learning Metrics
APRIL 5, 2016
When return on learning (RoL) metrics include evidence of positive impact on business outcomes, Learning &Development, as a function, moves to becoming a strategic business enabler! “What doesn’t get measured, doesn’t get done” – so goes the saying!
The Importance of Consuming and Analyzing Metrics
FEBRUARY 10, 2017
From good old-fashioned tally marks to highly robust analytics that consider your company’s entire customer experience ecosystem , there are tools that give clues as to what would provide meaningful automation for customers, set them on the path to success and reduce operating costs.
Mobile learning and personal metrics
Learning with e's
OCTOBER 11, 2013
The second principle is perhaps even more interesting and relates to personal metrics: "As mobile learning is a blend of the digital and physical, diverse metrics (i.e.,
How Does Your LMS Metrics Measure Up?
OCTOBER 15, 2014
It’s a sad statistic: LMS are not measuring metrics as expected! With the lightning speed at which we create and send out data on the Internet, data analytics tools are a necessity. Intelligent metrics are needed for intelligent systems. This is a time-sensitive metric.
Why you need to take a Google Analytics approach to measuring learning
FEBRUARY 26, 2014
Today, L&D measures learning activities through metrics such as time-in-training, completion rates and test scores. Unfortunately, this isn''t the language the rest of the business speaks, because these metrics don''t prove that the provided training is working.
A conversation on measurement and metrics (#ASTDLN)
APRIL 24, 2012
conversation on metrics and measurement. The new analytics: Chad shares some data you can get from a mobile app: time spend on a page. Analytics more in line with what marketing people look at. Sample analytics that they got: 20-25% of visits last between 10-30 mins (this was for a mobile quiz game. The digital analytic world –. google analytics – it’s a new era in data. Yahoo Web Analytics – free tool used with advertisers.
To Deliver Results Start with Why?
AUGUST 17, 2016
Demonstrating the business value for learning is not a matter of providing more resources for measurement, evaluation and analytics. Measurement business value measurement metricsTags: business value , measurement , metrics The post To Deliver Results Start with Why?
Using Google Analytics to up your eCommerce game
JANUARY 5, 2017
We’ve given you some basic guidelines on the use of Google Analytics for eCommerce before. This article is a deeper dive into what’s possible with Analytics, and how you can use it to get the most out of your eCommerce efforts. LMS Success elearning Google Analytics How to
7 ways to use Google Analytics for an LMS with eCommerce
AUGUST 16, 2016
If you use an LMS with eCommerce features , you could also benefit from using Google Analytics. As a Business Analyst at LearnUpon, I check Google Analytics multiple times a day to assess how campaigns and content are performing.
Enhancing our Reporting and Analytics
APRIL 8, 2013
I’m very excited to announce that Mindflash has enhanced our reporting capability with advanced learning analytics reports. Through discussions with our customers, and Mindflash users in our customer community, we gathered your requests for a more advanced reporting tool in Mindflash.
Technology can get obsolete but learning cannot
JANUARY 13, 2016
A bio-metric feature enables the gun to unlock with fingerprint under a second preventing accidental discharge or wrong user access. Big data and Analytics – how they can be put to use?
Predictive Analytics: Anticipating Your Next Move by Steve Foreman
Learning Solutions Magazine
SEPTEMBER 28, 2014
When you really think about it, it is strange that businesses continue to rely on learning metrics that merely indicate whether an. Analytics provide boundless opportunities. individual completed and passed, completed and failed, or did not complete training. for us to collect and use much more meaningful data. Here is the basic information you need in order to get started! Emerging Topics Instructional Design Management Measurement Professional Development
Big Data: The Holy Grail for L&D?
APRIL 22, 2016
But, up until now, one of L&D’s biggest challenges has been to identify and capture metrics that clearly align learning with bottom-line business impact. But, for it to be truly valuable, learning metrics must first be clearly aligned to business performance.
5 Features That Define the Next Generation Social LMS
AUGUST 31, 2015
Social Analytics. Use social analytics tools embedded in a Tin Can-compliant LMS and track the learning metrics. Social learning has been in existence for ages now. Inherently, man’s basic desire is to observe, learn, and share.
Blog, Message, Participate – Join the Social Learning Brigade!
OCTOBER 19, 2015
Is it possible to capture the metrics in an engaging and effective way ? Analytics Prove It Works. The Cisco learning team also used analytics to track ongoing usage rates, including the number of passive and active users, click-thru traffic and how users rank content.
Gamification in ACTION
JANUARY 8, 2014
The Business of Gamification Infographic : An interesting infographic from Demand Metric on gamification and how it works.
How big data changes the training scenery
JUNE 14, 2016
Their activity in each learning session will generate metrics that will be the base for the next and improved learning session. We live in a world of data. Money is no longer our only currency; big data is catching up.
CFO, Friend or Foe?
APRIL 24, 2017
Speaking at a Human Capital Analytics Conference in New York, the chief learning officer for a large telecom made an interesting comment about her relationship with the CFO: “Two years ago, I usually tried to avoid meeting with our CFO.
A day in the life: The quantified self
Learning with e's
FEBRUARY 3, 2014
Essentially, the quantified self is all about personal metrics in the form of bio-data and other information we generate each day. big data education horizon report learner analytics learning Life logging personal learning quantified self Technology the future of education
Jay’s new book on learning metrics
Jay Cross's Informal Learning
MAY 25, 2009
This takes more than jargon and metrics. from analytical to intuitive, and from. New book: What Would Andrew Do? by Jay Cross & friends. How to sell senior management on the value of learning. Preview and Table of Contents. 189 pages, $19.99 hard copy or download , $14.99
How To Predict And Measure The Learnability Of Online Courses
OCTOBER 3, 2016
Use our analytics to enhance/remediate/reinforce the current approach to meet the required learnability. Generated metrics which can be used to further group the parameters based on the scope and goals of learnability.
Four Reasons to Replace Your Outdated LMS
JUNE 7, 2016
LMS is Missing Valuable Reporting and Analytics: Can your LMS tell you how many users completed a particular certification exam on their first attempt? An LMS without robust reporting and analytics capabilities can be a complete disaster for your organization.
New Year L&D Resolution? Align L&D with the Business
JANUARY 5, 2017
Organizations that are serious about their data analytics are digging deeper and smarter into their data and continuously seeking improvements to move the dial. By Marina Theodotou.
Is Your Team Ready for International Expansion?
APRIL 13, 2017
According to the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) HR outlook report , only 14% of HR leaders were content with the quality of their analytics. It is important to balance these quantitative analytics with qualitative feedback. Conducting post-training questionnaires and requesting testimonials will give an authentic voice to what the quantitative metrics are telling you.
When It Comes to Technology, All That Glitters Is Not Gold
AUGUST 24, 2016
The Quest for Metrics. To avoid making costly technology mistakes, many customers are looking for better analytics and metrics to help them assess learning impact. Tying learning metrics to business performance is vital to learning program success.
Top Learning Trends for 2017 (according to the experts)
JANUARY 6, 2017
We will see the death of the traditional LMS, alongside an increased value on data and predictive analytics. To really understand how our audiences consume and interact with digital content, we need robust tracking and analytics engines.
What Learning & Development can learn from Mad Men
APRIL 25, 2014
And changing the conversation will only come when L&D stops talking in metrics that are meaningless to anyone outside their function and begins to talk in metrics the rest of the business uses. Show you how to use content analytics to prove the ROI of your training initiatives.
Building a Learning and Performance Support Ecosystem (Steve Foreman) #elguild
DECEMBER 17, 2014
Knowledge Management: look up info and access tools A searchable knowledgebase, publishing/workflows, curated, analytics -- giving people access to the info they need when they need it. Portal Search Engine knowledge base, communities, courses xAPI Learning Record Store Analytics/reports Newsfeeds How do we create ecosystem solutions? Think strategically, analytically, holistically. Think analytically. What are your business metrics?
Infrastructure and integration
OCTOBER 13, 2016
The categories were Culture, Formal Learning, Performance Support, eCommunity, Metrics, and Infrastructure. Infrastructure is really about the technical sophistication (which includes content models & semantics, but also tracking and analytics) and integration of elements to create a true ecosystem. When I wrote the L&D Revolution book, I created a chart that documented the different stages that L&D could go through on the way.
What is Learning’s Role in Talent Management?
JANUARY 17, 2017
And metrics, such as hours of training per employee or number of programs offered per year, are no longer relevant to evaluate employee development or engagement.
The Future Of Higher Ed And Its Impact On Elearning
FEBRUARY 16, 2012
Appropriate metrics of evaluation lag the emergence of new scholarly forms of authoring, publishing, and researching. Learning Analytics. I recently came across the 2012 Higher Education Edition of the NMC Horizon Report , and found it quite fascinating.
Top 5 Reasons Why Your Enterprise Content Needs to Be on HTML5
AUGUST 10, 2016
Detailed analytics. Just like a webpage, there are robust analytic tools that surface metrics from time on page, click through percentages, and navigation flow. Within the last year, we’ve seen the biggest players moving towards HTML5 to provide rich, cross-platform web applications – Amazon, Facebook, Google, Microsoft and YouTube just to name a few. The snowball effect continuous as enterprise companies move away from Flash.
Big Data for Learning: Practical Applications
AUGUST 5, 2016
By tracking employee knowledge and behaviour targets and metrics, you can correlate how well employees absorb information and apply learning to the job. Maximizing the power of big data for predictive analytics.
Stupidly Simple Strategy to Demonstrate Training Effectiveness
APRIL 22, 2013
One of the most important aspects about any training initiative is gathering user metrics in the effort to analyze the effectiveness of the training. This simple technique for Level 1 evaluations will go a long way in validating the metrics you provide.