More Management Lessons From Nonprofits

The Performance Improvement Blog

Lublin says more about this in an article for The Huffington Post. She says in that post that businesses should learn three major financial lessons from nonprofits: 1. Businesses do not have to be as open as a nonprofit, tax-exempt corporation, but more transparency might have prevented the scandalous behavior of companies whose demise was do to legal problems, such as Enron, WorldCom, and Bernard L.

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eLearning: Add Some Character to Your Lessons

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Articulate Storyline 2 To insert a Character on a Storyline slide, open a slide and from the Insert tab on the Ribbon, click  Character.   In the image below, I've selected  Illustrated Character , which opened the Characters dialog box.

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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. Big Think: 500 short-form, actionable video lessons to stay ahead of business changes and stimulate agility in the workforce.

The happy selfscanner: lessons about introducing new technologies

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

The first day after the opening as self-scan supermarket there was immediately a girl at the entrance who invited me to try out self-scanning. When scanning a second article, I heard KATCHIENG a cash register sound. My supermarket introduced self-scanners.

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5 Employee Training Lessons I Learned From Google News

WalkMe Training Station

Takeaway: New is often controversial, but if the opportunity is open, you’re bound to find those daring enough to work for it. And with this final lesson, I’m sure you are ready to close this blog and get back to work.

Games lessons

Clive on Learning

This week's Economist carried an interesting article about the use of video games at school.

5 Lessons for Designing Engaging E-Learning Interactions…From Project Runway

ATD Learning Technologies

Most of the time, a specific goal is in mind: a red carpet look, a new uniform for mail carriers, a national outfit for Team USA in opening ceremonies for the Olympics, and so on. Editor’s Note: This article is reposted from Allen Interaction’s E-Learning Leadership Blog

Training Gen Y for Today’s Open Jobs: Pros and Cons


Starting their careers in a recession, Gen Y has had their book learning supplemented by real-world lessons in economic uncertainty and job instability. They’re focusing on skills and training too — here’s what they suggest: Train workers for today’s open jobs.

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The Powerful Lesson Corporate Learning Can Learn From Social Platforms


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. Just open your phone, grab a selfie stick or colleague, and make it happen.

mLearning Lessons Learned

eLearning Weekly

Read case studies to see how other companies have overcome obstacles and seek out blogs , articles , etc. " I hope all of this doesn’t come off as being too negative, but I’m trying to be very open about my experience. I’m in an interesting position right now: I get to work on designing our organization’s mobile learning (mLearning) strategy and I get to develop mLearning applications, but things aren’t working 100% as I would’ve imagined.

17 Awesome Resources on Micro Learning


Articles/Posts. Megatrends in MOOCs: #4 Micro Learning Paths : This article (by Bryant Nielson) discusses how Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC)s can act as frameworks for a wide variety of micro learning activities.

One Lesson You Can Learn From Jordan Spieth to Be Successful


This was on full display just a couple weeks ago when he won his third major by going wire-to-wire to win the British Open. Take a lesson from Spieth and this week’s Follow My Lead Podcast Guest Former North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory: “If Not You, Then Who?”

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

eLearning Learning Posts

Open Source Web Conferencing Solutions – FREE - eLearning 24-7 , July 27, 2010 I have a real issue with vendors who charge extra – via a license with their “partner&# or otherwise for a web conferencing – and thus ability to offer webinars, in their solution. Best of eLearning Learning.

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Lessons from Leonsis - Not the Tech but the Culture

Mark Oehlert

He talks a lot about what he thinks you should be doing if you're in a position to need to control your image in the media and while that's helpful - I really like the article for what its not explicitly talking about. Ted Leonsis, for those who don't know, is a guy who made big bucks at AOL and is now owner of the Washington Capitals hockey team (CAPS Let's Go CAPS!) Ted also writes his own blog -really he does - and recently he posted this piece.

3 Flawless Leadership Lessons You MUST Learn from Chick-fil-A


Here are 3 terrific leadership lessons you can learn from Chick-fil-A: Make People The Priority. Open your mind to learning from them. A version of this article originally appeared on I have always been enamored with companies that blatantly outperform the competition. I marvel in everything from their CEO’s decision making, habits of their leadership team, marketing, strategy, all the way down to their execution.

xAPI Community

Torrance Learning

However, as is often the case, the most potent lesson didn’t come from any of the fabulous presenters’ direct instruction. We got our feet wet with a mini xAPI Learning Cohort in 2015, and now we’re ready to take the plunge by opening up this learning experience to everyone.

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The Transformative Journey of Corporate MOOCs


Lessons from MOOCs for Corporate Learning (2014) : This In-Focus Report (from Towards Maturity) explores different aspects of learning design that can be drawn from MOOCs and applied effectively to learning in the corporate world to support the demands of today’s learners. Articles/Posts.

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.

Are you going digital?

Clear Lessons

You have to keep your ears and eyes open and keep abreast of what’s going on, what the latest research is saying. Clear Lessons Vine House, Selsley Road, Stroud, GL5 5NN. Clear Lessons Foundation. appeared first on Clear Lessons. Articles News Uncategorised

Top 3 Reasons Your Salespeople Need Ongoing, Online Training


To stay up-to-speed on products, services, messaging, and the customer experience promise, they need ongoing training and regular reminders of lessons learned. Picture this scenario.

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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.

What NOT to do in L&D


As do most articles in the L&D space, I frequently talk about what we should do. When done right, showing your work also creates ‘safety’, in that mistakes are visible but they’re used as lessons and not as shaming.

Expectations, Education and Exceptional Experiences


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. They were open, honest and anxious to change what needs changing.

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

Learning Wire

The day started with opening remarks from Pascal El Grably , followed by keynote speaker Todd Maddox , Sr. In addition, organizations such as Novo Nordisk, Telefonica Brazil and Motorola had the opportunity to present their own stories and lessons learned. Article Learning TrendsOn October 3 2019, CrossKnowledge held its annual Client Conference in Paris at the Eiffel Tower Novotel Convention Center: NEXT 2019.

Thoughts on new leadership in business and learning


Knowing the factors that create a learning culture – openness, diversity, time for reflection, and psychological safety – need to accompany a focus on responsibility. When lessons learned are shared, everyone benefits from the mistake, and the cost is offset by the learning. Articles

[IN DEPTH ANALYSIS] Does a sense of community matter in online training?


While we looked at the first three in a previous article , we will explore here the latter. In their article Actively Engaging Students in Asynchronous Online Classes , Shannon A. The architectural elements they propose touch on the social dimension we discuss in this article.

Is Content Curation the Future of Instructional Design?


In addition, the expanding free access to open source journals and sources such as Wikipedia have fundamentally impacted how information is accessed. Publishers and authors curated and organized content into books, and teachers organized the content of those books into lessons.

New thoughts on design thinking


In the early 80’s, I read an article calling for a cognitive engineering: designing systems that matched how our brains work. Other elements of a learning culture , such as reflection and openness to new ideas also play a part.

Create Cohesion: 3 Ways that Digital Learning Strengthens Nonprofit Teams


There is no rigidity to the learning process, and lessons can take place in a way that complements the organization's biggest objectives. This style of collaboration avoids confusion and fosters a more familial environment of open communication.

Moodle and eFront side-by-side


This article has been reposted from the Wyver Solutions blog. The original article may be found here: [link]. With eFront’s recent string of awards , I thought it was about time I took a look at this relative newcomer to the open source Learning Management System market. For many years, Moodle has been most people’s port of call when looking for an open source LMS (or Virtual Learning Environment in the education sector).

How to stay off the front page: Create a culture of learning


These are the organizations with C-suiters and board members opening golden parachutes as fast as they can. These lessons can be delivered as continuous bite-sized learning opportunities that reinforce the importance of individual and team contributions to strategic goals.

“Automating” your Classroom Training


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.

How to Create a Better Blended Learning Experience on Mobile


As a portable device, learners not only have access everywhere , they are also able to pick up lessons exactly where they left them off. They can start a lesson at home over breakfast, drive to work, and resume the lesson on their lunch break.

Resources from ATD Presentation in Wisconsin

Kapp Notes

Opening Slides. Articles. Here are a few articles about gamification in action. July 2012 T&D Article: Games, Gamification and the Quest for Interactive Learning. Talking about Life Lessons from Video Games. Here are the resources from my presentation.

3 E-Learning Industry Predictions for 2019


I must admit that each year this article gets increasingly more difficult to write. Prediction #1: Increased emphasis on lessons over courses. However, I do believe that we will see more offerings and emphasis on lesson selection compared to strictly course enrollment. Normally there would be a course library and you would have to enroll into that course to find the relevant lesson. It’s that time again.