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. This project provided many lessons that became apparent through the analysis of the RFI responses.

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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. At the bottom of the article is a link to another article with a training exercise.

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Mobile Learning: What the Experts are Saying

Growth Engineering

So, without further ado, let’s see what the experts have to say on mobile learning…. The ability for a learner to consume lessons in an environment of their choosing will maximise engagement with the content. Mobile Learning Expert mlearning Mobile learning

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

Cloudshare

To help, we’re at it again with our monthly listicle — a curated list of our favorite insightful articles that training, as well as learning and development pros need to read, now. This article focuses on how training can amp up everyone’s game when launching a new software solution.

Training Lessons from Seinfeld: Lesson #3 – Do the Opposite

Mindflash

Training Lesson: Do the Opposite! Tap your community for design assistance from an experienced quiz-writing expert. It’s easy to get stuck in a design rut whenever there’s too much to do and not enough time to do it.

Collaborative Learning Lessons from Wikipedia (and Small Insects.

Dashe & Thomson

A truly excellent article by Matt Thompson, titled An Antidote for Web Overload , addresses the reasons behind Wikipedia’s increasing replacement of traditional news sites as the go-to source for breaking news items.

What Virtual Assistants Can Do For Course Creators with Expert VA Trainer Kathy Goughenour

LifterLMS

We dive into what virtual assistants can do for course creators with expert VA trainer Kathy Goughenour in this LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. So my stack is the training which now has grown to 24 lessons that drip out over six months and it’s all recorded.

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.

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

First, the contestants interview the intended wearers and other knowledgeable experts. Editor’s Note: This article is reposted from Allen Interaction’s E-Learning Leadership Blog Last month, I had the honor of speaking at the 2016 ATD TechKnowledge Conference in Las Vegas.

Becoming an Expert: What Has Intuition Got to Do With It? - Tip #199

Vignettes Learning

Expert Intuition Analytic thinking is required for a math problem, but intuition is great for making quick decisions. In Situation Expert , this is what we call Instant Thinking. Intuition is one of the key defining traits of an expert.

Discover the Secrets that Make the Story-Based Lesson Tick

Vignettes Learning

According to Bridget Murray in her article "What Makes Mental Time Travel Possible?," "Memory allows us to mentally travel backward in time as well as into the future. From the start to the end of the lesson, this has to be the tie and glue that leads the learners to engagement.

Viral Chick-fil-A Video Points Out 1 Critical Lesson Every Organization Must Remember

Learnloft

While some experts claim to know exactly why some videos go viral, the latest one was simple, it was funny and honest. Take care of you people and your people will take care of you, that’s the lesson today. A version of this article originally appeared on Inc.com.

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.

7 Leadership Lessons You Can From a Great CEO

Learnloft

Here are seven of his best leadership lessons, drawn from our conversation: 1. One of the biggest mistakes I see entrepreneurs make is thinking they have to be be the expert in everything. “And the only way to do that is to learn from other great leaders and make those lessons your own.” ” Regardless of how you feel about SAP or Bill McDermott on a personal level, ask yourself: How many of these lessons are you implementing on an ongoing basis?

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.

Case Study- Reducing eLearning Cost to 50% by Using Must-Learn Lessons and Micro-Learning

Vignettes Learning

How do I work effectively with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to obtain content? Here are some excerpts from the article: Rapid e-Learning as a term is an oxymoron.

Think Like a Start-Up, Act Like a Product Manager

CLO Magazine

Above all, L&D must stop creating learning content and instead start directing employees (subject matter experts) to do so. Following are six fundamental lessons gleaned from the experiences of product managers that L&D can start implementing now.

One Great Leadership Lesson From Two CEO’s with Massively Results

Learnloft

Just this week on the Follow My Lead podcast, Situational Leadership expert Sam Shriver said. It’s my hope the next $300M or $186 million payday is for you, because you’ve used these three lessons — and are getting great results because of a highly engaged workforce. This article originally appeared on Inc.com. Ever wonder why there is a growing divide between the C-suite and first-line management? Between corporate America and Millennials?

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What is social learning and how can you use it to foster collaborative learning

Learning Wire

In this article, I will touch upon the concept of social learning, its benefits and how can it be used meaningfully in an organisation to enhance collaborative learning. Content will be continually refreshed by the users rather than require expensive expert input.

Millennials are in the (work)place!

Learning Wire

Articles on this blog by this writer, and others, have stressed the need for individualized job training programs, adapted, to the degree possible, to the desires and learning styles of each individual. And, perhaps a lesson in itself for the millennials, some compromise may well be necessary.

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Are you going digital?

Clear Lessons

This doesn’t mean that you have to be a digital expert – not least because I don’t think there is such a thing – but because of the constant speed of change, new technology, new thinking and changing requirements, all of which are coming at us all of the time.

Three Ways to Integrate Off-The-Shelf Content Into Your Existing Training

Litmos

It was your teacher’s job to integrate the textbook into her existing lesson plan, using a pre-made resource to back up the other materials she was using in class. Off-the-shelf modules, written and updated by experts in the field, are a cost-effective way to provide that.

A new recipe for learner engagement (and how to bake it)

Learning Wire

This article offers a new learner engagement recipe to boost learner engagement in your corporate learning environment. In sharing personal lessons and research we have identified 4 clusters that boost learner engagement in your organization. Expert opinion

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.

Using video as an alternative to create learning content

Litmos

In this article we'll look at ways to use video to deliver meaningful digital learning content. If you're interested in learning how to create your own screencasts, check out this article for some great tips. Articles Course Content Course Design Video video content video learning

Collaborating for greater success

Learning Wire

… If you’ve missed the previous article, click here ! Experts have extensively tested the concept of peer coaching in blended learning programs. To be continued… Cet article Collaborating for greater success est apparu en premier sur Learning Wire.

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

Learning Wire

The day was packed with activities and brought together experts, PhDs, learning engineers, high impact training path designers and valued clients. In addition, organizations such as Novo Nordisk, Telefonica Brazil and Motorola had the opportunity to present their own stories and lessons learned. Several experts offered valuable insights. Article Learning Trends

Adaptive Learning: What Is It And What Does It Mean For Your Learners

Litmos

Recently, workplace learning expert Donald Taylor released the results of his annual L&D Global Sentiment Survey. If, for example, they don’t get the right answer on the first question, the platform may give them a more basic lesson next, to give them background that maybe they don’t have.

Customer training your clients will love

Litmos

And that's where this article comes in. In both cases, there's a sense of immediate gratification because after a short lesson, the customer will be able to do something they couldn't before they took the module. . Articles Customer Experience Customer Training Enterprise Learning

Is Content Curation the Future of Instructional Design?

Litmos

Publishers and authors curated and organized content into books, and teachers organized the content of those books into lessons. When we create content for training, we engage with subject matter experts and collect, or curate, all the content we can find.

Gaming, Story Learning and Feedback Loop

Vignettes Learning

Synthesis: The process of developing scenario-based lessons and interactive storytelling modalities require feedback mechanisms both from the participants and co-developers.

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Highlights from the C3 Agenda (Part 2)

Litmos

With C3 less than a month away, we are getting super excited to see you and embark on new lessons in learning and development. Fortunately, Litmos offers expert pro-services with deep knowledge earned through thousands of implementations. Articles C3

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.

“Automating” your Classroom Training

rapidLD

For now, I’ll stick to today’s reality and avoid Elroy’s Little Dipper School (if this reference isn’t hitting home – check out this article about a popular futuristic show from my childhood). Articles Classroom ILT“Automating” your Classroom Training.