LEP/LXP RFP Template

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Yeah it is a peeve of mine, which is why, I decided that LEPs needed their own RFP template. Anyway, after studying the market in-depth – the LEP market that is, I felt an RFP specifically for that market made sense. . This is why when you see the RFP, the LE and Admin functionality is nearly identical, but with some changes (more on that in a sec.). LEP RFP Template. First off, here is the LEP RFP Template – everything you need in one document.

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How to write a great RFP for your eLearning Platform search

Academy of Mine

One buying tool we recommend when shopping around for a new eLearning platform is the Request for Proposal (RFP), which can be utilized to streamline and simplify the purchase process. By using an RFP you can: Organize and prioritize your business needs and desired solutions. . Take the “personal” (and emotional) element out of shopping and turn it instead into a fact-driven, analytical process that helps you evaluate platform criteria on an apples-to-apples basis.

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Step right up to the LMS Sideshow

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If you are interested in seeing the basics, then check out my LMS RFP template. Anyway, the better systems have either all those features within my LMS RFP template or nearly all – with print out sheets, define capacity, auto perform conflict checking as the most common ones, vendors may not have in their system. . Other minimums – course analytics – which courses are viewed the most, stuff like that. Hello, hello, hello! Come over and see the show.

Wait. What? I can buy an LMS with a credit card?

Janet Clarey

Evaluate the system against your use case(s) not just an RFP response or demo. You might just want a couple of basic reports not über analytics. Yes, Intellum can crank out an RFP response if that’s what you require (and you’ll find a wealth of info in that link). Uncategorized Intellum LMS RFPThis is a cross post. Original at Bersin & Associates.

3 xAPI learnings from LSCon: start small, iterate, build an ecosystem

Experience API

This was a theme echoed by RISC , HT2 Labs , TorranceLearning , Watershed , xapiapps , Riptide Software and our very own Chris Tompkins in his session, “ xAPI in your RFP.” To prove this true, you’ll need an ecosystem of tools such as a sales management application (like Salesforce), an LMS and a learning analytics platform or LRS.

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EdCast vs Degreed vs Fuse – The Analysis

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Analytics and Segmentation. Each of the systems offer BI tool integration and EdCast and Fuse offer a very nice set of analytics and data visualization with segementation. It is included at no charge in the system, and so when you select analytics/metrics/reporting you will see it.

3 xAPI learnings from LSCon: start small, iterate, build an ecosystem

Experience API

This was a theme echoed by RISC , HT2 Labs , TorranceLearning , Watershed , xapiapps , Riptide Software and our very own Chris Tompkins in his session, “ xAPI in your RFP.” To prove this true, you’ll need an ecosystem of tools such as a sales management application (like Salesforce), an LMS and a learning analytics platform or LRS.

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Extended Enterprise LMS Buyers Companion – 2019 Edition

Talented Learning

8) How is xAPI transforming enterprise learning analytics? Digital transformation consultant Daniel Newman weighs in… 11) Should you use an RFP when choosing an LMS? But here’s why you’ll probably want to use an RFP the next time you select a learning system… 12) Define your LMS requirements like a pro. 2) Visualizing Learning Impact: How Can Analytics Connect the Dots? When to issue an RFP (or not).

Learning System Award Winners 2019

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of 70% of my LMS RFP Template. . Analytics – What is the best system for robust analytics, data with forward-thinking type of analytics? If you were in the nineties here in the states, and had a postal address, you likely received the Publisher’s Clearinghouse sweepstakes. I know I did. And every time I got it, I dreamed that a scratch card here for more choices, scratch card there – “What even more drawings?”,

Break it down! (No it’s not Hammer Time! Yet)

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It’s a product whose core focus is an authoring tool (proprietary based), but offers the ability to add users, provides a few analytics and a few reports. Actually, I do blame: Vendors who still post RFP templates on their site – which by the way tend to be geared towards themselves. Organizations who recommend the value of RFPs and either have a link to an RFP template or how to do a RFP. RFP reality – And no, Jeff Probst is not your host.

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How Does LMS Selection Work? This Case Reveals All

Talented Learning

After verbally confirming requirements with each of the vendor candidates, we invited them to participate in our exclusive request for proposal ( RFP ) process. Integration with Google Analytics for tracking learner usage patterns and technical footprint. It is important to specify your needs as an LMS buyer, so vendors respond to your RFP with a complete solution price, rather than a base price with detailed scoping (and costs) to be determined.

What you can expect in 2019

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I mean if a vendor has an LRS, you would think that it is being used in the system to generate an extensive set of analytics, beyond just what you saw prior to them having one or base level of analytical data that so many other systems possess. And yet, I know of a lot of systems out there, who have an LRS built-into their platform or they use a 3rd party LRS, and do not leverage it, as part of their system for the analytical power it can provide. Expectations.

Top 50 Learning Systems for 2019 (50 to 30)

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The number one reason folks leave systems is the lack of support, yet it is rarely inquired about in any RFP, let alone demos. Two minuses for me though is lack of mobile apps (everyone does mobile responsive) and is miss on stronger analytical data and data visualization, which while the system does provide solid reporting and analytics, the way the world is heading in the corporate space, a system needs more to match it. Oh, and send them your amazing RFP. . #38

Latest Negative E-Learning Trends

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SaaS authoring tool vendors continue to include analytical data as an option in their platform. those who have/adding analytical data as an option), but it is rare. . Topic: LMS RFP Criteria. And you will get my latest RFP SE (Special Edition) after attending the session – just need to provide me with a biz card or way to send it to you. No spam, just the latest RFP. Trends. They will often bare fruit.

Talented Learning Greatest Hits – 2018 Edition

Talented Learning

How does it improve learning analytics? When and how to use an RFP (or not). Another year is drawing to a close – already? Hard to believe, but the calendar doesn’t lie. So as you prepare for what’s ahead, join me as I reflect on topics that mattered most to the extended enterprise learning community in 2018. If I could choose a keyword to describe this year’s learning systems landscape, it would be “dynamic.”

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Talented Learning’s Greatest Hits – 2019 Edition

Talented Learning

1 Bridging the Learning Analytics Gap. When to issue an RFP (or not). It’s hard to believe another year has come and gone, let alone another decade! I’m not one to dwell on the past. But I do believe the past can inform the future.

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Top 10 Association LMS Features – 2020 Edition

Talented Learning

The realities of 2020 have accelerated their transformation at every stage of the learning systems life cycle from business case, requirements definition, RFP, contracting, deployment, content development, improvement – everything.

Halloween Edition – Tricks and Treats

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To RFP or not RFP. gomo learning – SaaS authoring tool which comes with analytical data. Personally, I never understood why an authoring tool needs analytical data, and the folks at gomo, know my feelings on this. As a kid growing up, our house had a lot of pictures of clowns. Framed no less, some innocent enough, others downright weird. When the movie Poltergeist came out with the clown part in it, yeah, that was it for me.

LMS Trends: 2018 Mid-Year Learning Systems Market Update

Talented Learning

Through enterprise-class RESTful APIs or microservices provided by Zapier and Mulesoft , it’s much easier and more affordable to integrate robust point solutions such as customer relationship management, marketing automation, customer support and content management, as well as tools for single sign-on, ecommerce, analytics and more. Because LMS buyers are now including GDPR compliance in their RFP requirements, learning systems vendors can no longer ignore it.

What is an LXP and why do I want one?

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Under the Analytics. Analytics include not only content within the platform, but also web site links, articles posted on the net, eBooks, etc. With Learn Amp, Coorpacademy and 360Learning, you can send them your RFP and schedule a demo within the platform. A colleague of mine attended a session this past week at ATD that covered LMS, LXP and LCMS (why LCMS was included? no idea).

Product Review – Percipio by Skillsoft

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Analytics including “Program Value” – shows the ROI in terms of metrics that you can show. That said on the back-end of the administrator view, “views” doesn’t really tell me anything so there from an analytical data perspective, I’d not have it as an “overall views” Library. Under the dashboard setting is where to me the real power of the analytical data exists.

Looking for an LMS at #ATD2018

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Data visualization shows very slick and eye catching analytical data, but that is not the only component of data visualization. Ask the questions on my LMS RFP Template. Give them my latest LMS RFP template (click to download). I normally would say = view demo first, then if you like, send RFP, but you are at a trade show, and with net challenges and my recommendation of not seeing a demo on the floor, you are reversing the process. The show is nearly here.

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Free learning & development webinars for May 2017

Limestone Learning

Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 10AM – 11AM PT: 7 Best Practices for Your Moodle RFP The request-for-proposal (RFP) process can be time-consuming, but can also yield meaningful results. In your search for the Moodle LMS, a targeted RFP can identify the candidates that best address your organization’s exact needs and wants—if the questions and structure are correctly tailored to solicit the right information. Robust reporting and analytics solutions. " Very early. "

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

In addition, with advanced analytics technology like xAPI, organizations are now tracking and analyzing learning experiences with incredible precision. When and how to use an RFP (or not). Welcome to our 4th annual LMS and learning systems “Trends” post! What is a trend, anyway? And how much do trends matter? As fiercely independent learning technology analysts, we think a trend isn’t just a fleeting idea that comes and goes like fashion, or a social media hashtag.

Types of Learning Systems

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Heavy use of metrics – A lot of metrics and analytical analysis here – going beyond learning platforms in general, and depending on the LMS, might exceed that too. . My LMS RFP (also covers learning platforms) is a perfect way to do a comparison, when you match it up to the LXP one. . Let me ask you an honest question. What is your personality type? Are you a Type A? Maybe a Type B? I was once told by a CEO, that I was a Type A ultra even more so then her.

Free learning & development webinars for April 2017

Limestone Learning

Tuesday, April 11, 2017, 10:00AM – 11:00AM PT: How to Leverage Your LMS Data to Make Better Business Decisions Research from Bersin by Deloitte shows that while the demand for data analytics among corporate organizations is growing, only 4 per cent worldwide are actually using it. This is indicative of a major knowledge gap—organizations simply lack the skills, tools, and resources to leverage analytics to meet their needs. " Lily, Flowers, Macro " by aniasi is Public Domain.

Latest E-Learning News and Notes

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I mean why not have some analytics tied to social, if you no longer have the brain power to come up with anything original? I will be posting this week, some new and updated files including an updated LMS directory, updated RFP template. . Well late fall is in the air, unless you are in the southern hemisphere which in that case, spring is in the air. For those relatively new to the blog, every quarter I post the latest news and notes in the world of e-learning.

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LMS Review: Litmos

Talented Learning

Integrated with Google Analytics. With more than 20 years of LMS buying and selling experience, our CEO and Lead Analyst, John Leh , is an expert at defining business cases, identifying requirements, shortlisting vendors, developing and managing RFP processes, scripting vendor demonstrations and negotiating the best deal on a learning solution. See More Vendors in our LMS Directory.

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LMS Potluck

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The book goes on sale the first week of October and will be an ebook only. As a bonus – buyers will receive my newest LMS RFP template (not available to others at this time), and access into a special site off the blog, with some very cool stuff. Yes, there are plenty of people out there, who see it as the course standard for their content/courses and thus what it offers as an output for analytical data and reports.

#29 to #11 Learning Systems for 2019

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While I love the analytical data, the initial screen dashboard of some of the items seems squished – you can expand the size to solve that, but the initial is squished. #16 Not a fan of the analytical piece showing the system traffic because well, how does that benefit or even tell me about the training/learning perspective. A built-in BI tool for reporting and analytical data. For those who want my LMS RFP template, find it here.

The A to Z of eLearning Acronyms Part 2

LearnUpon

It gives you a higher level of analytics than an LMS can provide and from more sources. . In part 1 of this list, we worked through the most important eLearning related acronyms that you are likely to come across. We finished up at the letter H in the previous post so let’s pick up at I and work our way through to Z. Yes, we did include an entry for the Z thanks to our CTO Des! iCALENDER Is a global adopted format for sharing meeting requests.