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6 Lessons from the Trenches of Digital Learning Game Design at #ASTDTK14

Bottom-Line Performance

Bottom-Line Performance has done simulation and learning game design for table-top/live events for many years. However, our foray into digital game design has only been happening for the past three years. Here is a summary of six lessons we’ve learned.

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LearnDash Program with 10,000+ Users

LearnDash

His learning program boasts over 10,000 active users going through his training program. These three tools used together are powering some of the most robust LearnDash powered programs to date. So, large play that we attract people is through our articles, our videos.

Designing a game

Clark Quinn

When I was a young academic in Australia, a colleague asked me if I would talk to some folks about a game. He knew that I had designed games before returning to grad school, and had subsequently done one on my thesis research. One of the lessons from this was important.

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Lessons From The World Cup: The Best Teams Have Learned These 4 Things

Learnloft

Entertainment factor aside, there are many valuable lessons to be learned as the most anticipated tournament is underway. I guarantee you these four lessons directly contribute: 1. Mistakes are an important part of the game, and having a superstar doesn’t mean you have an outstanding team. Each and every one of the World Cup players has spent an uncomfortable amount of time rehearsing the fundamentals of their game.

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

Cloudshare

For training and learning & development leaders, fall is a great time to prepare for next year’s programs, and perhaps revisit the current strategies you have in place to determine it makes sense for your organization’s annual goals. Did we miss any of your favorite articles?

The Perks of Offering Training Programs for Retail Employees

SweetRush

Training programs for retail employees can turn millenials and Gen Z—who are becoming the largest age group in the industry’s workforce—from casual workers to loyal associates. The post The Perks of Offering Training Programs for Retail Employees appeared first on SweetRush.

mLevel’s Top 3 Learning and Development Lessons Of 2017

mLevel

As a team, we’ve all expanded our knowledge over the last year, from how to make business more efficient, to learning new technologies, to hosting company-wide brainstorming sessions, to expanding our internship programs. According to an article in the Neuroscience Leadership Journal, “Information and skills from events that only cover concepts one time have been shown to yield little long-term retention, even when quality and satisfaction ratings for the learning event are high.”.

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5 Employee Training Lessons I Learned From Google News

WalkMe Training Station

Develop training programs for the entire job so that employees are not left clueless at a time when they need a specific but less demanded skill most. As your company changes and adapts, your training program should as well.

This Coach’s Uncommon Response Reminds Us of an Important Leadership Lesson

Learnloft

Anyone who has watched a college basketball game knows the team who is playing at home typically has an enormous home court advantage. Here’s why it’s so important and Wiliams taught us all an important leadership lesson. This article originally appeared on Inc.com.

Why You Should Encourage Leaders to Play Games

CLO Magazine

Many of us grew up playing Battleship, Monopoly and Clue board games. All of these games provide bonding as well as learning opportunities, and most adults play those same games today with their kids — in addition to new technology-based games — for the same purpose.

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. Program Design (11).

6 Brilliant Leadership Lessons from World Champion Steve Kerr

Learnloft

His team battled the Cleveland Cavaliers, led by LeBron James, and beat them 4 games to 1. While Kerr was absent from games, he didn’t stay away from the team entirely. He was an active participant in practices, game plans, and strategy to help his team be prepared as best as possible when they stepped on the floor without him. ” This article originally appeared on Inc.com. There are leaders, then there are great leaders.

Top 75 Online Courses for Freelancers To Up Their Game

TalentLMS

Help you up your game! Material: 14 video lessons, plus exclusive bonus material. Material: 37 hours of video and 22 articles. hours of video plus 19 articles. Because it includes lessons on every single social medium you can imagine–yes, even Snapchat!

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.

One Lesson You Can Learn From Jordan Spieth to Be Successful

Learnloft

What happened over the last five holes is what Johnny Miller (one of the game’s all time greats) called it, “the greatest finish, I have ever seen in championship golf.” ” A version of this article originally appeared on Inc.com.

3 Myths About Games-Based Learning in the Workplace… Busted!

Leo Learning

Ryan Timpany, Technical Digital Designer, at LEO Learning, shares lessons from the front line of creating dynamic games-based learning, and looks at why this area of learning is only just becoming widely popular. In well-designed games-based learning, learner goals are clear.

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

eLearning Learning Posts

Educational Games for the Classroom - Kapp Notes , July 19, 2010 Here is a list of educational games that can be used to teach kids during the school year or over the summer break. Here are some games based on Nobel Prize winning research. Download the free Micro eLearning Games.

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When Remembering Really Matters: The Power of Serious Games for Learning (Free Webinar)

Knowledge Guru

Sharon Boller , President and Chief Product Officer, and Steven Boller , Marketing Director, are delivering a jam-packed session through Training Magazine Network where they demonstrate research-based strategies for retention—and how they relate to games.

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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.

Games Are the New Normal: The 2 Types of Gamification

OpenSesame

Merriam-Webster defines it as “the process of adding games or game-like elements to something (as a task) so as to encourage participation”. As elements of game playing began to blend with the learning process, criticism was swift to follow with people remarking that gamification was “ an inadvertent con ” with its simplicity, or exists only “ to conceal, to impress. Gamification.

Game of Thrones as a parable for corporate eLearning [no spoilers]

TalentLMS

As big TV nerds, though, and with Game of Thrones season 6 looming upon us, we’ve decided to put together a nice, lean on substance and high on filler, GoT-themed article, as we did last year , for your reading pleasure.

How Machine Learning and AI are Making Online Learning More Beneficial

QuoDeck

AI provides insights based on the enormous amount of data it has collected and analyzed, which facilitates the creation of customized learning programs, faster than before. Similarly, Byjus leverages data, ML and AI to offer personalized lessons.

20,000 US Hackers Wanted.Creating the Computer Elite (or Failing at it)

Kapp Notes

In fact, Edward Castronova, in his book, Synthetic Worlds: The Business and Culture of Online Games predicts in the future battles may occur between virtual armies for virtual territory and that countries must begin to train "soldiers" how to fight as avatars.

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22 Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 14

Upside Learning

Training Evaluation: A Mug’s Game. Training more efficiently is a mug’s game. Regardless of the age group your class belongs to, the delivery mode of your training, or how carefully you’ve constructed your lesson, in today’s world, it’s rare to gain your learners’ full attention.

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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.

Gamification is Increasing Learner Engagement

Your Training Edge

In this article, I am going to introduce you a novel concept of Gamification that has been transforming a lot of aspects in the world of learning and development. Games and game based elements have been penetrating in the learning arena for quite some time now.

The Language of Business

CLO Magazine

However, in 2016 Gonçalves’ group conducted a review of the language training program and found it came up short. The programming took a one-size-fits-all approach that wasn’t meeting every learner’s needs, and the vendor didn’t provide enough metrics to track learners’ progress.

7 e-Learning Trends You Should Follow in 2018

Your Training Edge

Notably, the corporate sector has received some satisfying results since they have started to blend e-learning techniques into their training programs. In fact, gaming increases seriousness among the learners, which may sound weird, but is actually true.

Joe Ganci – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Joe holds a degree in Computer Science, and writes books and articles about eLearning. Tool vendors that allow for social collaboration to be built into eLearning lessons, thereby giving learners the ability to converse with each other, build teams, and collaborate on projects, help to establish a lifelong pattern of continuous learning. At home, we can watch a TV program, pause it, and then continue watching it in a different room or on our mobile devices on another day.

Tired of Trends? Five 2017 Training Realities

Bottom-Line Performance

I’ve read some thoughtful articles on learning trends over the last couple of weeks, but I’m obviously partial to Sharon’s article here on the Lessons on Learning blog. Any trends article that looks to the past for perspective when discussing trends gets my attention.

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Get Your Audience Pumped: 30 Ways to Motivate Adult Learners

The eLearning Coach

Even if you provide a suggested order, allow learners to take lessons in a sequence that works for them. Challenge through games; entice with immersive environments. This might help some learners buy in to the program. Related Articles: Characteristics of Adult Learners.

Competitive Edge: Using Gamification as Motivation

Learn-Wise

Sometimes a little extra incentive in the form of a game or a reward can help take user engagement to the next level. We will be looking at gamification in a two-part blog series, and in the first article, we will look at motivating with points and rewards.

4 Ways To Gamify Your Online Training Course

eThink Education

Gamification involves the use of gaming techniques in order to provide engaging learning and training experiences that result in increased knowledge retention and improved outcomes. There are quite a few approaches you can take to incorporate this method into your learning program.

Get Your Audience Pumped: 30 Ways to Motivate Adult Learners

The eLearning Coach

Even if you provide a suggested order, allow learners to take lessons in a sequence that works for them. Challenge through games; entice with immersive environments. This might help some learners buy in to the program. Related Articles: Characteristics of Adult Learners.

‘The brain and digital learning’: A review of Stella Collins’ new chapter

Elucidat

Why are games having more impact on our brains than digital learning? Stella goes on to outline how lab tests show the impact playing video games has on areas like visual acuity, multi-tasking and our ability to pay attention, as well as our ability to think and react in new situations.

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Increase Course Performance with These 7 Tips for Bite-Sized eLearning

Docebo

Here are 7 tips and tricks for creating microlearning materials for your bite-sized eLearning program: 1. A spaced eLearning program allows employees to go at their own pace and offers them to reflect after each bite-sized eLearning module.

4 Ways To Gamify Your Online Training Course

eThink Education

Gamification involves the use of gaming techniques in order to provide engaging learning and training experiences that result in increased knowledge retention and improved outcomes. There are quite a few approaches you can take to incorporate this method into your learning program.