No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

Pract.us

We find the best articles for helping you create a robust training program that gets results. As a result, we regularly post useful articles and advice from other thought-leaders each week. Creating Leadership Programs for Millennials.

Five great reasons to attend a learning conference this year

Litmos

Conference season is upon us. This year is already off to quick start with an array of high-impact learning conferences, such as ATD Tech Knowledge , Brandon Hall Group's HCM Excellence , and Learning Technologies in London. Most conferences have a special networking or meet-up night.

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No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

Pract.us

Read on for this week’s best articles from human resources and employee training experts. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development.

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No-Nonsense Employee Training: The Best Articles of This Week

Pract.us

Read on for this week’s best articles from human resources and employee training experts. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. Can’t Make it to a Conference? We all love to go to professional conferences.

Learning & Development Conferences for 2018

Limestone Learning

We’re all very busy and sometimes don’t find out what conferences are being offered until it’s too late. To help you seize these opportunities before they go by, we’ve compiled a list of links to a number of popular L&D conferences being offered this coming year. Conferences

Brella to Sponsor Training Magazine’s 40th Annual 2017 Conference

Brella

Brella will start 2017 off with a bang, loading up and heading off to sunny San Diego as a sponsor of Training Magazine’s 40th Annual Training Conference & Expo. The premier event of the performance development industry, the conference runs January 30 through February 1.

What is an effective compliance program?

GRC Solutions

An effective compliance program is obviously important to have. But to put a proper program into effect, you need to understand what one should look like. Recently the US Department of Justice (DOJ) issued an update to its guidance on evaluating corporate compliance programs.

Weekly Roundup – Top 5 Articles on Employee Training Strategies

WalkMe Training Station

This week’s round up of the most interesting articles from around the web will deal with employee training strategy, rather than tactical tools for improvement, which is something I focused on quite a bit recently. How to develop an effective employee training program.

5 training articles we’re falling hard for this autumn season

Cloudshare

The smell of pumpkin spiced lattes (#PSLs) are filling up the office conference rooms faster than the leaf toss photos hitting your Instagram feed. Delivering Engaging Training Programs with Fewer Resources. Did we miss any of your favorite articles?

40+ of the World’s Best Sales Training Programs to Get Your Team Into Shape

Sales Hacker Training

If talent acquisition, development, and retention are top-of-mind for you as a sales leader, here are 40+ of the best sales training programs to check out! Salespeople who complete excellent training programs deliver 10% higher win rates. Programs include.

Resources from Learning 3.0 Conference Presentation

Kapp Notes

5.Simulations embedded in a program of instruction are better tools for learning than stand alone simulations. Trainees learn more from simulations games that are embedded in a program of instruction than when simulation games are the sole instructional method. Articles.

How to Continue the Conference Learning Experience

WBT Systems

Conferences consume a great deal of your association’s time and financial resources. The truth is: conferences are not the most effective method of transferring knowledge. In most associations, only a small percentage of members attend conferences. To resolve these issues, try a different approach to conferences: make a plan to continue the conference learning experience. Why Continue the Conference Learning Experience. Highlight conference content.

Online Educa Berlin 2014 Conference Review #OEB14

eLearning 24-7

For those of uninitiated, Online Educa Berlin, is an e-learning conference geared towards higher education and with some corporate. As for myself, both sessions were packed (one was a pre-conference). Speaking. The Final Frontier of E-learning. These are the voyages of me.

Flipped Learning Increases the Value of Conference Education

WBT Systems

Everyone knows that sitting in an audience listening passively to a speaker is not an effective way for adults to learn, yet that’s still the norm at many conferences and educational events. Although flipped learning has been used successfully for a decade by high school and college instructors, associations have been slow to adopt it for educational events, like conferences. Let’s take a look at the benefits of flipped learning for conference attendees.

What makes an Association Education Program Successful?

WBT Systems

With such diversity, how do you determine what makes an association education program successful? Believe it or not, determining success often begins before the education program is even launched. What technology will you require to deliver the program most efficiently to your learners?

5 Must-See Sessions at This Year’s ATD International Conference

Inkling

The annual ATD International Conference and Expo is coming up on May 22 – 25 in Denver, CO, and it’s one of the most well-attended and diverse talent development conferences around. What: With dozens of articles on how to design a great learning program, four generations of employees to engage and educate, and executives who want to see immediate ROI, actually implementing a program can come with a lot of anxiety.

MOOCs: From the Classroom to the Conference Room

Your Training Edge

As Josh Bersin wrote in a November 2012 Forbes article, “At some point the enormous investment in the education industry [and MOOCs] will bleed over into the corporate market (where there is real money to be made).” In February 2011, TELUS launched a six-week training program that used videos, webcasts, and various social media platforms to reach all 40,000 of its employees. A little over a year ago, very few people had heard of massive open online courses, aka MOOCs.

Resources from Training 2013 Conference and Expo #trg13

Kapp Notes

GameMaker (simple basic game design, but requires some programming and creativity). 5.Simulations embedded in a program of instruction are better tools for learning than stand alone simulations. Trainees learn more from simulations games that are embedded in a program of instruction than when simulation games are the sole instructional method. Articles. Fall 2011 Training Industry Quarterly Article: Improving Training: Thinking Like a Game Developer.

How to Motivate Your Employees for Learning and Development

Your Training Edge

According to the Conference Board report , more than a half of Americans (53%) are currently unhappy at work. In this article, you can find 6 proven ways that encourage employees to grow in the workplace: 1. Invest in Mentoring Programs.

Wharton Puts First-Year MBA programs online for Free

Your Training Edge

Wharton’s announcement that it was working with Coursera to put its first-year MBA programs online for Free. To date, about 700,000 students in 173 countries have already enrolled in Wharton MOOCs, more than the combined enrollment in Wharton’s traditional MBA and undergraduate programs since the school’s founding in 1881. You can read the entire article here at: [link].

Room Rental Questions for a Successful Training Program Roll Out

The Learning Dispatch

When you are planning a software training program roll out, you initially concentrate on what you are going to teach—objectives, curriculum, instructors. Rent a Classroom for Your Training Program: Why to Do It, and What to Ask.

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.

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. The first phase of a blended program is individualized.

Games Build Community & Associations: ASAE Technology Conference Session

Web Courseworks

I will be speaking at one of the last Idea Labs at the ASAE Technology Conference next Friday, February 12 th at 3:30PM. I like to think that I was placed in this “closing” position because conference organizers felt that the topic of “Using eLearning Games to Recruit, Engage, and Educate Members” would keep attendees energized until the very end of the conference. magazine invited me to author an article on “Five Ways Associations Can Use Online Games”.

Room Rental Questions for a Successful Training Program Roll Out

The Learning Dispatch

When you are planning a software training program roll out, you initially concentrate on what you are going to teach—objectives, curriculum, instructors. Rent a Classroom for Your Training Program: Why to Do It, and What to Ask.

2018: This Year in Learning– 109 Curated L&D Articles from 2018

The Learning Dispatch

Below are our recommended learning and development articles from the past 12 months, including thought-provoking or simply fun articles related to the field.Did you have a favorite L&D post from 2017? Recommended Learning and Development Articles from Our Senior Learning Architect.

Following Your Own Learning Programs

CLO Magazine

This research is further supported by Mark Waters and David Wall in their 2007 article, “Educational CPD: How UK GP Trainers Develop Themselves as Teachers.” For example, this may involve completing a course, attending a conference or working on project that enhances personal or professional development. Learning leaders may be doing their organizations an injustice by not spending the same effort and time educating themselves that they spend educating their workforce.

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Who needs a Program Guide? Check out the free Learning Solutions Conference iPhone App! by Learning Solutions Magazine

Learning Solutions Magazine

At Learning Solutions Conference & Expo 2010, with this handy free app for your iPhone, you won't need to tote the Program Guide and the Expo Guide around with you! Now available on the App Store — just use the links in this article to go directly to it.

How to Build an Online Learning Program with a Limited Budget

WBT Systems

You know your association should provide online learning programs to members and others in your industry. Here are some ways to build an online learning program with a limited budget. Track their interests by examining: Conference session and webinar attendance.

Listen: Discover Financial Services’ Jon Kaplan on tuition assistance programs and the importance of building trust among your learning team

CLO Magazine

We also touch on his efforts at Discover to rethink and expand tuition assistance programs from a benefit to an asset. Jon really wanted to rethink that when he was at Discover and put in place a pretty impressive program to do that. We talked about the tuition assistance program.

Online Video: the Perfect Social Learning Tool? | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

As support, Anderson provides examples in which exceptional performers (elite dancers, TED Conference speakers), learn from their counterparts around the world by watching them online.

35 Top eLearning Articles and 6 Hot Topics for March

eLearning Learning Posts

Twitter for Learning – 55 Great Articles - eLearning Technology , March 24, 2010 Collection of articles around how to make effective use of Twitter as a learning tool. 10 Rules For Writing Multiple Choice Questions - The eLearning Coach , March 18, 2010 This is a back-to-basics article about the undervalued and little-discussed multiple choice question. I Have Seen the Future of Conferences…and it is 3D! Best of eLearning Learning.

“We’ve Always Done It This Way” and Technology-Enabled Learning

Your Training Edge

In the five previous articles, we have addressed common objections to using massive open online courses (MOOCs) in corporate training. Here’s a sentiment commonly heard in training departments and conference rooms: We’ve always done instructor-led training.

The Best Marketing for Educational Programs is Content Marketing

WBT Systems

Yet you count on them seeing, opening, and clicking on the promotions you send out about your online educational programs. But, informational or educational content is another story—and that’s why content marketing is the best marketing strategy for educational programs. Figure out what type of free content will meet those needs and lead them toward your paid content—your courses and other online programs. How to use content to market your educational programs.

28 Web Conference Training Tips

eLearning Weekly

This article is a guest post by Mary Polley-Berte, Director of Customer Support & Training, SyberWorks, Inc. Learning to use web conferencing technology is pretty easy, but there is a lot more to training via web conference than just putting on a headset, dialing up an audio-conferencing bridge, and logging onto the application. When developing PowerPoint slides to use in web conference training follow these guidelines: Simplify content.

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