What Does an eLearning Consultant Do?

eLearning Architect

You probably see the job title bouncing around, but what does an eLearning consultant actually do? In this article we'll find out. I went back and forth on how to write the article - it could've just been a list of bullet points with a bit of filler. BUSINESS OF ELEARNIN

7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program Part 4: Implementation

Your Training Edge

And a new e-learning program is certainly going to require a new mindset. Do you want to use the organization’s brand and continue it into the program? This group must be ready to get behind the online learning program and sing its praises at every opportunity.

Growing Your Business With Online Programs

Petra Mayer

Many turn to the possibility to offer Online Programs. Offering Online Courses and Group Programs can help you achieve the growth and at the same time provide you with more time in your business. Read my article on the Buyer Journey.). Time consuming creation of the program.

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. eLearning trends.

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. The Harris Consulting Group.

How to Build and Execute an Effective Coaching Program

KnowledgeAnywhere

Adding coaching into your current training and development program can have many benefits. This article will outline: How coaching increases the effectiveness of online training. How to build an effective coaching program. How to Build an Effective Coaching Program.

Top Tips to Guarantee a Successful eLearning Program Launch (Part 3)

Litmos

As I discussed in Parts 1 and 2 of this blog series , I presented a webinar with Litmos recently that outlined my top ten tips to guarantee a successful eLearning program launch. Tip #8: Create a network of eLearning champions. Launching an eLearning program is a big challenge!

Should I Use an eLearning Vendor or a Freelancer?

ThinkingKap Solutions

A while back we wrote an article on finding the right eLearning partner. The question “which is better, eLearning vendor or a freelancer?” What’s the difference between an eLearning vendor and a freelancer? Developing eLearning is no different.

Workplace Learning Professionals Next Job - Management Consultant

Tony Karrer

Well not quite, but it is pretty dang close to the definition of Management Consulting in Wikipedia: Management consulting refers to both the industry of, and the practice of, helping organizations improve their performance, primarily through the analysis of existing business problems and development of plans for improvement. In this world, you can't really distinguish the mandate of Management Consulting from the mandate of: Enterprise 2.0 Browse eLearning Content

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. Providing a single source of access to eLearning materials.

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Should We Create Courses or Just Performance Support?

Experiencing eLearning

I want to differentiate a particular course from a whole curriculum or longer program, and I think ongoing performance support and coaching aren’t actually courses and should be excluded from the definition.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

For those who create training or administer training programs, that means considering and meeting the needs of learners with disabilities. A Guide for Creating and Buying Accessible Online Training within Your Organization’s Training Program. What Is Elearning? What Is Elearning?

The Changing Face of Corporate L&D

Learnnovators

The transformation from the traditional role of ‘Learning & Development’ to the challenging role of ‘Performance Consulting’ in spite of many obstacles resisting such change! Articles/Posts. Who are the Performance Consultants Really? : Programs & Initiatives.

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Should We Create Courses or Just Performance Support?

Experiencing eLearning

I want to differentiate a particular course from a whole curriculum or longer program, and I think ongoing performance support and coaching aren’t actually courses and should be excluded from the definition. appeared first on Experiencing eLearning.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

For those who create training or administer training programs, that means considering and meeting the needs of learners with disabilities. A Guide for Creating and Buying Accessible Online Training within Your Organization’s Training Program. What Is Elearning? What Is Elearning?

Are MOOCs Too Risky for Your Corporate Training Program?

Your Training Edge

For the past month, this blog has focused on common objections to using massive open online courses (MOOCs) and other technology-enabled learning tools in corporate training programs.

How an eLearning Business Strategy Saves Time and Money

Petra Mayer

eLearning is a learning tool that’s widely adopted around the world and it’s a beneficial business strategy, whatever their size. eLearning, also known as online training, is perfect for companies that want to be able to train their staff wherever they are in the world.

How to Assemble the Perfect eLearning Team

ThinkingKap Solutions

For anyone who has not worked on a significant sized eLearning project, all the moving pieces can make it feel like a Rube Goldberg machine. Creating the perfect eLearning team that works best for you really depends on your staffing, structure, and bandwidth. eLearning Developer.

LMS implementation without frustration

Petra Mayer

I have covered the Needs Analysis for a Learning Management System and the Feasibility Study in previous articles and want to focus on the implementation tasks in this article. System Implementation Consultants.

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

eLearning Learning Posts

Best of eLearning Learning. Instructional Design and E-Learning Blogs - Experiencing eLearning , July 6, 2010 Back when I wrote my instructional design careers series in 2007, I was only aware of a few blogs by instructional designers. eLearning Technology.

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3 Priority Questions for your LMS Feasibility Study

Petra Mayer

In this article I will dive into these questions and how your LMS Feasibility Study will answer them. Let us go back to your LMS Needs Assessment , which I covered in a previous article. Costs for consultants hired to support the project. Cost due to impact on training programs.

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8 Top Priorities For Your LMS Needs Assessment

Petra Mayer

In this article I will review what needs to be considered for a thorough Needs Analysis with the effect that as an organization you are able to make the most educated choice when selecting your new Learning Platform.

7 Tips To Create An Effective Online Training Certification Program

LearnUpon

In this article, I’ll share 7 tips for creating an effective online training certification program for your corporate learners. Creating An Effective Online Training Certification Program: 7 Useful Tips For eLearning Professionals.

The Differences Between eLearning and Distance Learning

Your Training Edge

What’s the difference between eLearning and distance learning? What Is eLearning? eLearning is any kind of learning that includes technology to help the learner. What most people don’t realise about eLearning is that it can happen right in the classroom.

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.

Do We Have the Skills to Build eLearning Internally?

ThinkingKap Solutions

You have this same decision to make if you want to build eLearning. Now, considering that we’re a training vendor, you may think, “Obviously, you’re going to say I should outsource eLearning. You see, there’s a lot that goes into creating a great eLearning course.

The Evolving Role of E-Learning in Corporate Training

Learnnovators

Articles/Posts. 18 Mind-Blowing E-Learning Statistics You Need To Know : Check out this post by Karla Gutierrez of SHIFT eLearning carrying a good compilation of statistics on e-learning. THE QUOTE: “ The future of e-Learning is wide open!

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eLearning: xAPI is Geek Free and Ready to Go

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Megan Torrance      In my  previous xAPI article  I pointed to the emergence of "geek-free tools and platforms" as the hallmark that xAPI is beginning to achieve main-stream status. eLearning xAPI

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How To Develop Online Courses And Grow Your Business

Petra Mayer

Download my free Self-Assessment “From Burnout to Six Figures with Online Programs” and learn what you need to focus on. The post How To Develop Online Courses And Grow Your Business appeared first on Petra Mayer Consulting.

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.

Five Reasons to Apply for eLearning Awards

Web Courseworks

This managing eLearning blog’s mission is to inform managers about emerging topics and to impart advice concerning becoming a better leader and manager. As many of you know, I am a crossover corporate eLearning consultant and vendor.

Is eLearning Dead? Is Instructional Design Dying with It?

Kapp Notes

Death of Self-Pace eLearning. In 2016, global revenues for self-paced eLearning reached $46.6 By 2021, worldwide revenues for eLearning will plummet to $33.4 This report provides a status of the current self-paced eLearning industry and it doesn’t look healthy.

21 Brilliant Resources for Up-skilling Learning Designers (for the Informal & Social Learning Age)

Learnnovators

That’s why the instigators of the Serious eLearning Manifesto banded together; too few people were applying good formal learning principles! The eLearning community is headed for more collaboration and less formal instruction. Articles/Blog Posts. Courses/Programs/Tools. Social Learning Practitioner Programme : This is a first of its kind program aimed at learning professionals who aspire to help their organizations become ‘social’.

Elearning innovation: examples, tips and technology

Elucidat

So then, how do you keep your ideas fresh, your production process smart and your elearning strategy current? Our expert learning consultants have hand-picked some useful resources to kick-start your elearning innovation. Modern elearning frameworks and approaches.

How Not Being Ready is a Big Myth

Petra Mayer

Get in touch with me today to talk about my training programs and how we can work together to improve your business. The post How Not Being Ready is a Big Myth appeared first on Petra Mayer Consulting. Articles Insights Online Programs Business Management Business Strategy elearningOne of the most common phrases I hear from my clients is “I’m just not ready yet”.

What are you reading for eLearning insight?

Integrated Learnings

If you’re in search of recommended reading for eLearning insight, consider some of these sources of inspiration …. Books about training, consulting, and trendy business topics. Another good source of ideas is to find out which books university programs in the field recommend. Many journals are peer-reviewed, meaning that a submitted article is reviewed by others in the field who evaluate the submission for its quality, rigor, and relevance to the field. By Shelley A.

Double Your eLearning Return on Investment

eLearning Architect

My seminar was called ‘How to Double your eLearning Return on Investment’ - and following a lively seminar with lots of questions, I wanted to share some highlights. Running my own eLearning consultancy has certainly been an eye-opener and provided me with a steep learning curve.