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

Pract.us

We find the best articles for helping you create a robust training program that gets results. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. Leadership Lessons from Your Dog: Be Doggedly Determined. Ok, I admit, I’m a dog person, so I love these articles. This article outlines several ways to offer your content more cost-effectively and incorporate new content without big investments.

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

Pract.us

We find the best articles for helping you create a robust training program that gets results. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. It’s not a long article, but there are lot of meaty ideas that can help you look at how your team is performing today and identify some fundamental changes that could make a big difference in your strategy for people development.

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5 Employee Training Lessons I Learned From Google News

WalkMe Training Station

Inspired by a Google News search for “training” (that came up with absolutely zero results in the first several pages related to employee software adoption) in this article, I zoom out and take a look at what is happening in the news and what we can learn from the many aspects of training in other industries. And with this final lesson, I’m sure you are ready to close this blog and get back to work.

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

Pract.us

Get tips, ideas and articles from around the web with our weekly No-Nonsense Training Tips. Every week, I read dozens of articles about management, human resources, and employee development. This article looks at how people stick to long-term goals. The article offers three strategies you can apply to achieve future aspirations. This article outlines specific details to cover that will help employees recognize and avoid danger if the situation comes up.

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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. If so, check out this article which borrows from Hollywood’s story-telling prowess to shape your presentations into “two thumbs up” hits.

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. OK, I’m a sucker for puppies, but this article has some great reminders of what good leadership means, especially for trainers. This article offers some advice on the question.

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

Bottom-Line Performance

When we started, we found lots of books and articles on game design – but not much on learning game design. Here is a summary of six lessons we’ve learned. This lesson is a critical one. In my session: I will give Lessons from the Trenches of Digital Game Design on Wednesday, January 22nd from 1:15 – 2:15 pm. BLP News game based learning gamification Learning Games serious games game design learning game design learning games

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How To Create Custom Lesson Layouts for Your LearnDash Courses

LearnDash

The good news is that using a program like LearnDash, adding your own unique “flavor” to your courses is quite easy given the flexibility of WordPress. Simply put, if you want to create a professional layout for your lessons, then Visual Composer is the way to go. On this page is where you can select to apply Visual Composer to LearnDash custom post types (Courses, Lessons, Topics, Quizzes, etc.).

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8 Lessons Learned for Converting In-Person Training to Virtual Training

The Learning Dispatch

Based on our experience in developing accessible elearning, here are eight lessons learned to help get you started. The post 8 Lessons Learned for Converting In-Person Training to Virtual Training appeared first on Microassist.

Lessons from our HeforShe Roundtable

Everwise

The good news is that the research is clear: Diverse companies perform better. 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. The post Lessons from our HeforShe Roundtable appeared first on Everwise. Achieving gender parity in the workplace has never been a simple goal.

Collaborative Learning Lessons from Wikipedia (and Small Insects.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Collaborative Learning Lessons from Wikipedia (and Small Insects) by Jim on February 15, 2011 in Informal Learning , performance support , social learning One thing that has always struck me as particularly fascinating about social learning is how it is often at its most effective when its direction is provided by the learners themselves.

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. In it, Microassist Senior Learning Architect Kevin Gumienny briefly introduces a list of diverse, informative, and recently published articles related to learning and development. I wrote an article for TD Magazine that can help.

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

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. ” You can read the article in its complete and original form here! An article from Jean-Marc Tassetto, co-founder of Coorpacademy appeared first on Coorpacademy. It has been written by Jean-Marc Tassetto , co-founder of Coorpacademy.

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September News and Notes

AXIOM Learning Solutions

We have been for over a year now and we’ve been blogging about lessons we’ve learned. Read more about Lesson 9 here: “ Assessing Business and Training Performance “ You can also read about what it’s like to take an AXIOM sponsored class on our blog. Another bit of fun news, we were published again! AXIOM Updates News ATD CPTM custom learning events language learning MS Office translation VILTHappy (almost) Fall!

Creating Award-winning Digital Learning: A Tale from the Frontline with Fosway Group and Commercial Express

Litmos

The key lessons in driving value from digital learning at Commercial Express. Articles Course Content eLearning Enterprise Learning Learning Management System Litmos Webinar Corporate Training Learning and development Litmos News Online Training Platform video

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Happy Holidays! December News and Notes

AXIOM Learning Solutions

We had a really fun article published in the Training Industry’s July/August magazine, called “The Learning Smoothie” that talks about how customizing your learning program is just as personal – and essential – as making your own breakfast shake. We finished up our series on how much we learned in our CPTM class , and how even over a year later, we’re still using the lessons in our strategy sessions with clients!

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The power of video learning

Clear Lessons

Video is such a powerful way of sharing knowledge, says Martin Baker in this short interview with Learning News. Martin, founder and CEO of the Clear Lessons video learning library and the Clear Lessons Foundation, talks about his plans for creating free video learning content for charities in partnership with Costa Coffee, River Island, Aviva and John Lewis. Clear Lessons is a video series that we’ve created. Clear Lessons Vine House, Selsley Road, Stroud, GL5 5NN.

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6 Brilliant Leadership Lessons from World Champion Steve Kerr

Learnloft

News broke that Kerr was stepping away from coaching the team in the NBA playoffs because of nagging pain from back and neck surgery. One offseason he went to see Pete Carroll the Seattle Seahawks head coach and Carroll taught him an important lesson: “Your leadership approach has to reflect your identity.” ” This article originally appeared on Inc.com. There are leaders, then there are great leaders.

xAPI Community

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However, as is often the case, the most potent lesson didn’t come from any of the fabulous presenters’ direct instruction. Articles elearning Instructional Design News xAPII just returned from ATD’s TechKnowledge 2016, where I learned all sorts of groovy stuff: cool tricks for Adobe Connect, the value of microvideo, best practices for MOOCs. Instead, I was reminded, for approximately the millionth time, of the value of learning as a member of a community.

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Videos mapped to key leadership skills

Clear Lessons

Content in the Clear Lessons video library has been mapped to key leadership dimensions. Content in the Clear Lessons video library has been mapped to these leadership dimensions, to support development in these critical areas. That’s why Clear Lessons content has been mapped to these five key themes. Martin Baker , founder and CEO of Clear Lessons, commented “Good leadership skills have never been more in demand. Clear Lessons Foundation.

Too many meetings. Too little time?

Clear Lessons

Clear Lessons Vine House, Selsley Road, Stroud, GL5 5NN. Clear Lessons Foundation. appeared first on Clear Lessons. Articles News UncategorisedToo many meetings. Too little time? Bob Little explores our love-hate relationship with meetings and suggests ways to make them a more positive experience.

The Powerful Lesson Corporate Learning Can Learn From Social Platforms

Learnloft

Instagram made big news this month releasing a new feature to compete head to head with Snapchat. While many people are curious why they released it, how to use it, and what social platform to choose between the two, this article isn’t for that. So whether you are into Instagram, Snapchat, or LinkedIn, hopefully you can take a few lessons from what is happening in the consumer world to improve the learning experience in your organization.

Free leadership videos for Learning at Work Week

Clear Lessons

Free video learning – sign up now for access to our Clear Lessons video learning library for the week for your entire organisation. Clear Lessons videos are just a few minutes long and share work based expertise from a wide range of successful leaders and managers. Clear Lessons Vine House, Selsley Road, Stroud, GL5 5NN. Clear Lessons Foundation. The post Free leadership videos for Learning at Work Week appeared first on Clear Lessons. Articles News

The New Requirements For Leadership Training in A Time of Crisis

Litmos

When the pandemic began spreading early this year, it brought with it a wave of uncertainty and rapidly-changing news. Learning agility, according to Training Industry , is “the ability to learn the right lessons from experience and to subsequently apply that learning to novel situations.”

7 Leadership Lessons You Don’t Want to Learn the Hard Way

Learnloft

” The great news is no matter how far along you are in your leadership journey, there is always time to improve and make changes to become a better leader. ” A version of this article originally appeared on Inc.com. Everybody loves to focus on the things you must do to be a great leader. While there is nothing inherently wrong with this approach, it’s often our weaknesses or things we don’t know that end up hurting us the most.

Are you going digital?

Clear Lessons

Clear Lessons Vine House, Selsley Road, Stroud, GL5 5NN. Clear Lessons Foundation. appeared first on Clear Lessons. Articles News UncategorisedAre you going digital? Digital skills are vital now and a necessity in the not so distant future, but what does going digital really mean. What exactly are digital skills, asks Ady Howes? What is digital learning, and how do you get on the digital bandwagon? So what exactly is digital?

Filming starts for our new series to support charity digital skills

Clear Lessons

The Clear Lessons Foundation has therefore teamed up with Gemma Critchley from Aviva, Mike Collins from River Island, Anthony Williams from Costa Coffee and Kevin Maye from Good Things Foundation to produce free video resources to help charities tackle their digital skills. Filming to create new video lessons in these key areas starts at River Island this week. So we’re delighted to support the Clear Lessons Foundation’s Digital Series.”. . Clear Lessons Foundation.

Training for Mindfulness in Challenging Times

Litmos

Like most people, I’m feeling more anxious, stressed, and overwhelmed by the world and its news than ever before. A lesson we’ve all learned this year is – we might not always be able to physically run from our problems.

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ATD 2018: A Conference for the Books

Litmos

We have good news for you. This week we learned an important lesson: it is possible to drink too much coffee. Articles ELearning Industry NewsThis week, the Litmos team jet-setted to sunny San Diego for the 75th annual ATD International Conference and Exposition. This conference is the largest event for talent development professionals worldwide and Litmos was beyond excited to a Platinum sponsor.

Leading in a Time of Global Change

Litmos

You’ve likely been swimming in a sea of how-to articles – how to help your team thrive during a pandemic, how to manage change, how to keep your remote team engaged and happy. The good news is that this anxiety has brought mental health and self-care to the forefront.

Shape the future with Learning at Work Week

Clear Lessons

Register with Clear Lessons now for an unmissable offer of FREE access for your organisation to over 500 online leadership videos during Learning at Work Week. Clear Lessons Vine House, Selsley Road, Stroud, GL5 5NN. Clear Lessons Foundation. The post Shape the future with Learning at Work Week appeared first on Clear Lessons. Articles News UncategorisedShape the future with Learning at Work Week.

Expectations, Education and Exceptional Experiences

Litmos

We know it’s important to make lessons concise and actionable, but we often forget to connect the behind-the-scenes process to the actual experience the customer is having. Articles Customer Experience Employee Experience Enterprise Learning Litmos Corporate Training customer experience eLearning employee experience Learning and development Litmos News

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Course-instances on eFront 3.6.3

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 6/01/2010 Course-instances on eFront 3.6.3 which has just been released by the way) introduces a shift from a Lesson-centric to a Course-centric eFront. A Course-instance can share the same lessons with its father, have unique instances of the lessons or have a different set of lessons all together.

3 Myths That Prevent You from Learning

KnowledgeOne

Learning is not always a pleasure since it involves questioning what you thought you knew, coming up against your limits, making efforts to overcome them, repeating lessons or actions to master them, not necessarily understanding or succeeding the first time, etc. The good news, however, is that learning also generates feelings of deep well-being, including satisfaction and flow—often described as “the emotion of the optimal experience” (see 8 keys for engagement in learning ).

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. Articles ELearning Industry News Learning Training ManagementThere are two obvious ways to be a revolutionary (Learning & Development) L&D manager: you’re hired to lead the change, or you decide to take on the charge internally.

Improved Learner Experience with the New Audio Player [New Feature]

learnWorlds

You can now upload an audio lesson on LearnWorlds, and it will play using the new player. Students now can control the audio lessons using keyboard shortcuts: space = play/pause. You can follow the instructions of our how-to article here. Why Use Audio in Online Lessons. Of course, some classes may be more suited for audio lessons than others, for example: Language courses, especially pronunciation. Different people learn with different teaching styles.

Knowledge and Learning In The News - 10/8/2006

Big Dog, Little Dog

Changing the Rules: Lessons from a Starfish World - Chang This. eLearning Guide - US News and World Report. Includes articles and top 20 lists Such seemingly dissimilar groups as the Apache Indians, music swapping programs, Wikipedia, Alcoholics Anonymous and Al Queda have one thing in common: they are all starfish. Each of these resilient groups succeeds because they are absent any hierarchy (head) and conventional organizations (spiders) best watch their backs.

8 tips to help you sell more courses while you work from home ?

Plume - e-learning & learning management systems

There are a number of subscription or industry-news organisations currently offering these already, and delivering these yourself through your current setup is easy enough to do: Just set a date/ time and a theme and ask people to sign up, or buy a ticket to ‘attend’ your training. Offer one-on-one consultations/ private lessons. What better way to maximize your out of office time than to offer private one-to-one consultations or private lessons with your learners?

Using Microlearning to Accelerate Productivity

Litmos

Learners access the lesson when they need it, use that information to accomplish their task, and consult the lesson when they complete the task again. Research shows that humans learn better when they’re given quick, relevant lessons. This isn’t news. Articles Enterprise LearningYou’re right in the middle of a big project at work, something you need to get done today, but — oh no — you can feel yourself getting hungry. You can’t work like this. You need to eat.

SCORM 1.2 vs SCORM 2004 – which is better?

Paradiso

has one value to hold the status of the lesson – ‘lesson_status’ – and this can be passed, failed, completed, incomplete, browsed, or not attempted. This was not ideal as instructors wanted to know, for example, if the learner had gotten through the entire lesson (completed) but not passed the quiz (failed). SCORM 2004 addressed those issues by splitting lesson_status into ‘completion_status’ (completed/incomplete) and ‘success_status’ (passed/failed).

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