Coaching can help fill the soft skills gap

CLO Magazine

The focus of a recent Harvard Business Review article in its Spotlight Series, “Educating the Next Generation of Leaders,” is something that is always on the mind of companies, especially when it comes to high potentials and key employees. The Soft Skills Gap.

Everything You Should Know About Agile eLearning Before Investing

Your Training Edge

This post presents everything you should know about agile eLearning before investing. When doing so, ensure that you are able to implement your user stories in one sprint, and cut them up if they are too big.

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LinkedIn Becomes A Serious Open Learning Experience Platform

CLO Magazine

And the company just threw down the gauntlet; it’s now announcing it has completely opened up its learning platform to external content partners. This is the company’s formal announcement that LinkedIn Learning is not just an amazing array of content, it is a corporate learning platform.

Top 10 Online Learning Platforms


Achievers know the importance of continuous learning. As a consequence, organizations started embracing online learning platforms. Online Learning Platforms for Businesses. In the last decade, numerous online learning platforms were launched. Given the multitude of options, choosing the best online learning platform is undoubtedly elephantine. This article throws insight into the best online learning platforms in 2019. Pick a learning platform.

How to Stop Worrying About a Jobless Future? An article from Jean-Marc Tassetto, co-founder of Coorpacademy


This article has been originally published in Bdaily Business News. Here are some extracts of the article: “We all know that Artificial Intelligence and automation are coming at us at breakneck speed. One problem: we’re not doing that yet.

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Why do you require a specialized learning platform and not a learning module of an HCM?


In the changing scenario, they realize that the need of the hour is a dedicated enterprise knowledge platform (by dedicated, you must read specialized). A generalized HCM with a learning module that is masquerading as a knowledge platform is no longer relevant! What can we do for them?

Creating a Learning ‘Vision’ Using a Learning Experience Platform

HT2 Labs

But entering 2018, the L&D industry saw a shift occur and the LMS was soon overtaken by the Learning Experience Platform (LXP); a platform that centers on learning through experience rather than the consumption of content. Overriding the importance of compliance training, the LXP enables organizations to address the gaps in the skills of their workforce and develop them within their roles.

12 Myths About LMS Best Practices – You Should Know


In this article, we shall explore a few of them. In fact, there are instances you do not need an instructor at all. This will also help you identify the critical gaps in your course modules and fill them. Myth: Professionals and employees do not prefer LMS-based e-learning course: These are the busiest people. And yes, spending time on monotonous e-learning modules would be the last thing they prefer doing. LMS Platform LMS LMS Ideas LMS platforms lms software

Essential Training KPIs You Should Be Measuring


How do you demonstrate beyond doubt that your online training strategy is providing tangible return on investment? In this article, I’ll highlight the essential online training KPIs you should be measuring. .

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 2 (M-Z)


Moodle (Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment): Open source learning platform mostly implemented in education settings. One of the main benefits of open source platforms like Moodle is that they’re free and can be highly customized.

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

eLearning Learning Posts

Education As We Know It Is Finished - Lars is Learning , July 14, 2010 So says Clayton M. Think Beer - Rapid eLearning Blog , July 13, 2010 Did you know that Portland, Oregon has more than 30 breweries? might not like every beer that I taste, but I do enjoy the diversity in flavor.

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Increasing your ROI with Video Learning

Your Training Edge

In this article, let’s have a look at success. How do you see and define the term success being a training manager? But do you know there is a universal goal for the success? Video lets your learners to see how to do particular things. And, you know what?

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What Is A Complex Concept and How Do You Teach It?

Ed App

Dawid Naude in his Medium article utilises the example of a the Jenga scene in the The Big Short (2015) where a complex financial instrument was explained using Jenga. How do the concepts link? Find gaps in learning and the areas you need to review to build on knowledge.

Digital L&D pt 1: Beyond e-Learning


But, in the main, it’s still tedious – and it doesn’t even help to do the work at hand! At the same time, everybody Googles the answers they need, the information and the know-how they’re looking for to do their jobs. This resource is about ‘doing’ rather than ‘learning’.

?Specialized Job Skills—How to Find Employees with the Right Stuff


Of course, there’s no real problem finding educated people who know their way around the Microsoft Suite, but, part of the issue is most universities weren’t built to keep pace with today’s fast-changing, tech-driven workplace.

6 Top Tips To Measure Online Training With LMS Metrics


In this article, I’ll share six tips to measure online training with the help of LMS metrics. . The ‘pop quiz’ at the start has two functions: It reviews what corporate learners already know, building their confidence and proving they’re not as green as they think.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: eLearning Tip #23: Karmic Learning with Twitter

Learning Visions

Monday, May 18, 2009 eLearning Tip #23: Karmic Learning with Twitter You probably already know that Twitter is the 140-character microblogging platform. Twitter is a powerful platform for resource sharing, community building and connection. The eLearning Salary Gender Gap Phew!

The future is bright: corporate learning gets smart

Torrance Learning

This article was also posted in Education & Career News. The rise of new technology platforms and standards is allowing corporate learning & development the ability to make “smart learning” experiences. How do you stack up against other teams in the organization?

Leading Away From Face-To-Face Training Towards Self-Directed Learning


I say this because I don’t know anybody who hasn’t had their perception of online learning tarnished by some dreadfully tedious and wholly ineffective e-learning at some point or another. And why do you want your content to resonate with them?

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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. At this stage you will likely come across some gaps and open questions.

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The Open Screen Project – Will It Succeed?

Upside Learning

Here’s one of them to give you an idea of what it really means: Why is Adobe really doing this? Porting the same experience whether it is standalone or in-browser content, on a variety of platform remains a challenge due to fragmentation and deployment barriers.

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8 Top Priorities For Your LMS Needs Assessment

Petra Mayer

What resources do we need to implement the LMS? 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. Platform Types.

The Secret To Learning At The Point-of-Need


To make a distinction, ‘learning’ (in the context of L&D at work) is often required because of the gap (days, weeks, perhaps even months) between a ‘learning event’ and a ‘situation occurring that that requires recall and application of what was learned’.

Digital L&D pt 3: How To Run A Resources-First Initiative


The central premise of the ‘resources-first’ approach is that employees want easy-to-find, just-in-time support to overcome their real-life challenges, so they can both do their current jobs better and faster, as well as improve their prospects for the future.

Digital L&D pt 2: What Are Resources?


I knew then that ‘courses’ wouldn’t cut it and that we needed new ways of influencing the way that people operated at Disney – and feel equipped to do what they were there to do. Whether we seek answers , information, insights or know-how, search results will return us articles, blogs or videos that we hope will efficiently help us with the work we are doing, or the work we want to be doing. How do successful people get things done here?

The truth about digital learning


So, what do you really need to know to make the digital transformation of learning a success? At this year’s Litmos LIVE event, I shared five truths about digital learning which summarise what you need to know. Articles Enterprise Learning

Learning Audiences Are Not Created Equal: Employees vs. Extended Enterprise

Talented Learning

Meanwhile, for the brave souls who do respond, extended enterprise learning programs can be an eye-opening experience. Most LMSs include automated notifications via email (and sometimes text) to let employees or managers know when content is assigned, completed or not completed.

The Most Popular Blog Posts for 2016


The "visual learning platform" delivers content in the form of audiovisual mnemonic cards that currently cover nursing, medicine and MCAT test prep.". But into what, nobody really knows. One thing is clear, the work we do as instructional designers has been disrupted. Articles

How to Start an Online School – 6 Easy Steps


Do you have the skill to teach? Do you have expertise in economics or management or any other subject? Don’t know how to go about? This article will shed light on the various steps to starting an online school. In this article, I’ll explain how to start an online school in 6 easy steps. The business model of online platforms like Udemy and Skillshare is standalone. Do you intend to teach personal development skills?

Augmented Intelligence, Not Artificial Intelligence: E-learning’s Game-Changer


In reality, however, there are limits to what artificial intelligence can do: machines don’t make good decisions on their own, and they’re not creative. Learning platforms are capable of generating a lot of data about the learners who use them.

Learning Management Systems: Meet the Internet of Things


What IoT Can Do . IoT is whatever you want to make it do,” says Anthony Biondi, Brella’s programming director. “It With so many things IoT can do (home security, road safety, shopping, sightseeing), let’s focus on how it can change the way we learn. eLearning Featured Article

LMS is not dead (again)


No, the articles say that it is dead. On top of it all, a vast chunk of learning platforms has the minimum 16 standards, to be an LMS, but prefer to call themselves learning platforms. Want a learning engagement platform? Interested in a sales enablement platform?

The pros and cons of adaptive learning


Can we do something unique because of who the learner is, or their preferences? Do we only have a single alternative path that’s slow or fast, or do we have a rich suite of content to draw upon? Thus, we have a model of a learner’s specific knowledge and gaps.

7 Tips To Apply Microlearning In Online Training

Obsidian Learning

From increasing knowledge retention to filling performance gaps in a fraction of the time, microlearning offers a variety of different benefits. In this article, I’ll share 7 tips that can help you take advantage of microlearning in your online training program.

Learner First Model Part 3


If you’d like to read more about the learner-first model, you can check out the other articles in the series, or download a free copy of our ebook. For this article, we will focus on learning about identifying learning goals. Locating Knowledge Gaps: What Do My Learners Already Know?