Lessons Learned: LMS Feasibility Study

Petra Mayer

I recently completed an extensive LMS Feasibility Study, a project I wrote about in my previous article “ LMS implementation without frustration ” and that I discussed in my eLearning Case Study. Lessons for the RFP process. Lessons about the benefits of an LMS.

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Discussion Groups in eLearning: Why it Matters?

ProProfs

In the world of online learning, discussion groups, discussion boards, discussion forums or threaded discussions are of vital importance. A discussion forum offers a place to instructor-to-learner and student-to-student interaction to take place.

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A Lesson Plan for eLearning

Coffee and Design

I came across Harold Jarche ‘s blog today where he discussed, a brief history education delivered via The Internet, see Learning is Connecting. Thanks @hjarche for sharing @AnnaMuoio ‘s 2000 @FastCompany article @Cisco ‘s Quick Study: A #LessonPlan for #eLearning [link].

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Commonly Used Training Evaluations Models: A Discussion with Dr. Will Thalheimer

Convergence Training

If you prefer your learning evaluation information in written form, just scroll down for the transcript of our discussion. Many thank to Will for participating in this discussion on learning evaluation and for everything he does. Convergence Training: So, an open discussion there.

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

Pract.us

This week’s best articles for no-nonsense employee training. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. 11 Leadership Lessons from Puppy Training. This article offers some advice on the question.

Role of a Learning Consultant: Insightful discussion imported from LinkedIn

ID Reflections

I am copying a discussion we have been having on LinkedIn as a part of the Training&Development group. I started this discussion to understand the roles (tacit and explicit) that a learning consultant plays. The discussion that evolved has been one of the most insightful for me and I thought it should be shared with those who may not at present be a part of the T&D group on LinkedIn.

Success Formula for Discussion Forums in Financial Services

Tony Karrer

I received a question this week related to Discussion Forums for Knowledge Sharing at Capital City Bank : I successfully launched a discussion forum for a small group of lending assistants within my bank. Since that time, I have attempted to introduce the discussion forum tool to two other work groups within the bank but I have not been very successful. Of course, there’s no easy answers here, but lots we can discuss and learn around this.

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Lessons from our HeforShe Roundtable

Everwise

Elizabeth Borges, Program Manager for EverwiseWomen , says, she’d already been looking for better ways to bring men into the conversation around gender parity in the workplace long before the Harvard Business Review article was published. If they could get ten people together to have an organized and frank discussion on gender parity, would everyone emerge with a better understanding of how to move forward and turn these goals into reality?

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

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. Recommended Learning and Development Articles from Our Senior Learning Architect. This one discusses spaced learning.

Comic Books and eLearning: Lessons from Scott McCloud’s “Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art”

Convergence Training

And in that article, we promised to follow up with a second article that focuses on the classic book Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art by Scott McCloud. This, my friend, is that second article. Because that’s the whole point of this article.

5 Lessons for Designing Engaging E-Learning Interactions…From Project Runway

ATD Learning Technologies

I discussed sketching and prototyping as a design methodology for designing effective e-learning. Editor’s Note: This article is reposted from Allen Interaction’s E-Learning Leadership Blog

There’s a Lesson Learned in a Fire Chief’s Incendiary Posts

CLO Magazine

I’m happy to discuss any 8 of them with you. It is our job as employers to educate our employees about living in this new online world, because it is clear that not all employees have yet learned this lesson. This article originally appeared on Workforce.

Lessons in Social Learning: What Happens in the Classroom Stays in the Classroom

Mindflash

There are several lessons that I take away from this case study that I think are useful as we think through what social learning could mean in our organizations. This is an important lesson that we need to learn.

Digitization, individualization and self-determined learning belong together

Adobe Captivate

In several previous articles (see below) I already discussed how digital education might look like, but instead of seeing the enormous opportunities, I am repeatedly confronted with various prejudices. Prejudice: In digitized lessons everyone does what he wants.

Lessons From The Guggenheim, Spain

The eLearning Coach

It allowed for discussion as well as solitary thought. As I wandered the building with my touring partner, we would pause the audio to discuss the points that seemed particularly fascinating. We now know that discussion and collaboration contribute a great deal to the learning process.

7 Leadership Lessons You Can From a Great CEO

Learnloft

Instead, it is beginning to be encouraged to live out a simple definition of leadership Lolly Daskal and I discussed on the podcast : Leaders are those making a positive impact and influencing others to action. Here are seven of his best leadership lessons, drawn from our conversation: 1. “And the only way to do that is to learn from other great leaders and make those lessons your own.” This article originally appeared on Inc.com.

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.

Get the most out of the Ed App Custom URL template: Features and Limitations

Ed App

The custom URL template in Ed allows you to render web pages directly within an Ed lesson using what is commonly known as an iFrame. Sameorigin This will allow a site to embed its own page within itself – this is not useful for us, as we aren’t looking to embed a lesson within a lesson.

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Do humour and learning mix well?

KnowledgeOne

” In his article Humour and Communication. Humour can still attract or maintain attention, provide a welcome break from a difficult lesson, break down psychological barriers and even facilitate the expression of ideas that would otherwise not be advanced.”

Top 70 eLearning Articles - Hot Topics: iPad Adobe Captivate - July 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

There’s been a lot of discussion around cognitive theory and “how the brain learns.&# Wikis and Learning – 60 Resources - eLearning Technology , July 13, 2010 I’m involved in several discussions around how to use Wikis as part of learning solutions.

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CrossKnowledge and Motorola Solutions: Connected Learning Made Easy

Learning Wire

The learning experience needed to be consistent for learners across the platform and offer a collaborative online portal for users to form a learning community and encourage peer-to-peer discussion. Article Case Study

Your Company's Growth Demands CX Training

Litmos

Introduce mini lessons to keep your employees mindful of the experience you’re aiming to deliver. Articles Customer Experience Enterprise Learning Corporate Training customer experience training leadership training Learning and development

eLearning platforms follow top trends in L&D

Petra Mayer

In my last two articles on eLearning, I focused on understanding the needs for your LMS and the assessment of the project for your organization through a feasibility analysis , which I recommend as your first two steps of your online course platform evaluation.

Are You Taking Advantage of Learner-Generated Content?

LearnDash

Where before learners simply had to read your course lessons and watch videos, content generation puts them in a creative position. As we’ve discussed previously, online forums are a great way to build a community around your course. After a while, the lack of posting and updates makes the whole forum look like a graveyard of dead conversations rather than a lively center for discussion. Assign learners to lead online discussions.

Top Tips to Guarantee a Successful eLearning Program Launch (Part 2)

Litmos

As I discussed in Part 1 of this blog series , I presented a webinar with Litmos recently that outlined my top ten tips to guarantee a successful eLearning program launch. Most learning designers will create a module and the lesson structure within the eLearning course itself.

Highlights of CrossKnowledge’s NEXT 2019 Conference – Connecting People for Skills Acquisition

Learning Wire

For 8 years, CrossKnowledge has invited its client base and partners to discuss new trends and foresee the future of digital learning. In addition, organizations such as Novo Nordisk, Telefonica Brazil and Motorola had the opportunity to present their own stories and lessons learned. Article Learning TrendsOn October 3 2019, CrossKnowledge held its annual Client Conference in Paris at the Eiffel Tower Novotel Convention Center: NEXT 2019.

[IN DEPTH ANALYSIS] Does a sense of community matter in online training?

KnowledgeOne

While we looked at the first three in a previous article , we will explore here the latter. If we stick to the commonly used social-constructivist theory, it must include a form of “sharing, negotiating, arguing, discussing, and perspective taking.” A lesson plan ++.

Who's Building the Social Learning Roads? | Social Learning Blog

Dashe & Thomson

by Paul on April 20, 2011 in Classroom Learning , Informal Learning , social learning Over the last few months I’ve discussed with my brother, a professor at Bethel University here in Minneapolis, how to incorporate social media into his classes.

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Top 4 ways to drive learning in the new world of Retail

Litmos

Surely, learning and development is one of the areas ripe for discussion, analysis, and action. Articles Enterprise Learning retail training

Is Content Curation the Future of Instructional Design?

Litmos

Of course the disruption of the library and the librarian is much more complex, but not necessary to discuss in detail here. Publishers and authors curated and organized content into books, and teachers organized the content of those books into lessons.

How to Impress Your Guest: 5 Key Ways to Use Learning for Hospitality

Litmos

Social learning is a type of learning where the members of an organization learn on their own -- then discuss information with one another. A great way to do this is to start a discussion forum that your employees can join and contribute to on a regular basis.

Who's Going to Build the Social Learning Roads?

Dashe & Thomson

by Paul on April 20, 2011 in Classroom Learning , Informal Learning , social learning Over the last few months I’ve discussed with my brother, a professor at Bethel University here in Minneapolis, how to incorporate social media into his classes.

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How To Create a Course Using a Blog

LearnDash

If you have a blog, then you know how much work is required to continually write useful articles. One reason people become demoralized with blogs is because they feel that the initial value of their articles is lost shortly after it is released. Now it’s time to create lessons.

Starting as a Revolutionary

Litmos

The new L&D leader also needs to “walk the walk” by sharing approaches, progress, and lessons learned, as well as encouraging the same. To do this is going to require business discussions. Articles ELearning Industry News Learning Training Management

Top 5 Reasons to Incorporate Blended Mobile Learning

Your Training Edge

Sophie returns home after a long day of piano lessons and school. Delighted to note a new lesson updated on her online art history course, she promptly joins the virtual lesson. She goes up to her room and checks the notifications on her phone.